Lee W. Sheffield
Lee Wesley Sheffield, 84, of Asheboro, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, at Randolph Hospital.
A funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at Ridge Funeral Home Chapel, with Bishop Dale Cox and Bishop Gary Cecil officiating. The family will receive friends from 12 p..m. to 1:45 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at Ridge Funeral Home and other times at the home.
A native of Moore County, Mr. Sheffield was born Oct. 6, 1928. He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William Wesley Sheffield and Claudia Lola Cashwell Sheffield; his stepfather, Elden L. McLeod; and his son, Jimmy Wade Sheffield. Mr. Sheffield is survived by his loving wife and caregiver, Sarah Louise Saunders Sheffield, of 65 years as of Nov. 8; four sons, Lee Harris Sheffield and wife, Marsha (Elaine) Williams Sheffield, of Reidsville, David Lee Sheffield and wife, Sheila Daniels Sheffield, and Bill Sheffield, all of Asheboro, and Christopher Todd Sheffield, of Corpus Christi, Texas; five grandchildren, Christopher Lee Sheffield and wife, Lisa Kay Meador Sheffield, Daniel Wayne Sheffield and wife, Inga Rose Medley Sheffield, Summer Elaine Howard and husband, Neil Anthony Howard, all of Reidsville, Sonia Louise Sheffield, of Greensboro, and Dulcinea Jennie Sheffield Sweeney and husband, Donald Gary Sweeney, of Asheboro; six great-grandchildren, Kaylee Danielle Sheffield, Ashlynn Carroll Sheffield, Seth Nicholas Sheffield, Emilyrose Carroll Sheffield, all of Reidsville, and Aaron Lee Sheffield and Barrett Gary Sweeney, both of Asheboro.
The family would like to thank the Randolph Hospital ICU nurses, RN Michelle and RN Gina for their care for Mr. Sheffield.
Memorial contributions may be made to MOM Cares, Attn: Alan Zoeller, 2525 Bank St., Asheboro, NC 27203.
Tributes may be sent to the family at www.ridgefuneralhome.com.