L. A. Sheffield

Funeral services for L. A. Sheffield, Poquoson, VA, who died on March 18, 1993 in Newport News, VA, were held Saturday, March 20 at Messick Chapel in Poquoson.

Rev. H. Ben Topping, Jr. and Dr. J. Howard Tew officiated at the 2 p.m. service. Interment was in Parklawn Memorial Park in Hampton, VA.

Born October 20, 1923 in Irwin County, he is survived by his wife, Mary Alicce Sheffield; four daughers; Elaine S. Holloway, Brenda S. Mross, Glenda S. Howell and Beverly S. Ward, all of Poquoson; two sisters; Emma Dell Dill, Tifton, and Mary S. Cleghorn of Mystic; and seven grand-children, three step sgrandhilcdren and five great grandchildren.

Caytor Rollins Funeral Home of Poquoson, VA was in charge of arrangements.

Contributed by Lorie A. Everson
Published: The Herald Leader 17 April 2013