Born Oct. 30, 1918 Samuels, Ky.
Died: March 3, 2011 in Larence.
Parents: Dr. John N. Sherman, Sr. Mother Mary Palmer (Hibbs) Sherman. Sister, Eunice C. Sherman died 1914. Brother Marvin H. Sherman died 1948.
Chanute High School, Class of 1937.
U.S. Åir Force 1942-1945. Pilot, heavy bombers in 14th Air Force China.
Washburn University and Washburn University Law School graduate. Member Phi Delta Theta Social fraternity.
Practiced Law in Chanute, Kansas since 1949. County Attorney Neosho County 1951-1955. Member Kansas Legislature 1955-1956. City Attorney Çhanute, Kansas 1960-1970. President City Attorneys Association of Kansas 1969.
Married Virginia Haynes 1951. Divorced 1983. She died 1992.
Children: Elizabeth Murphy, Boulder, Colo., Andrew W. Sherman, Lawrence, Kansas, David H. Sherman, Lenexa, Kansas. Preceded in death by daughter Sara Sherman. Eight grandchildren and two-great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be 10:15 a.m. Wednesday, March 9 at the Grace Episcopal Church in Chanute. A military internment will immediately follow at Elmwood Cemetery.