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Sheridan Lee Earles

September 4, 1936 — May 2, 2023

Moscow, Tennessee

Sheridan Lee Earles, age 86, resident of Moscow, Tennessee and husband of the late Evelyn Day Earles, departed this life Tuesday, May 2, 2023 at Shelby Gardens Place in Cordova, Tennessee.

Sheridan was born September 4, 1936 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the son of the late Peter and Donna Walford Earles. He was married April 19, 1957 to Evelyn Day Earles who preceded him in death on November 2, 2017. He served his country in the United States Marine Corps and retired after 20 years of service and was employed as a Deputy Sheriff for the Shelby County Sheriff Department for 20 years before his retirement.

Mr. Earles is survived by his daughter, Sherry Lynn Earles (Baxter) of Oakland, TN; his son, Kenneth Lee Earles of Tustin, CA; six grandchildren, Thomas Christopher Hovey (Diane), Michael Ryan Solang, Megan Rose Solang (Amanda), Ashley June Earles, Anastasia Lee Earles and Shea Owen; and three great-grandchildren, Sadie Willow Solang, Evelyn Rose Solang and Jamison Phillip Wilson.

Graveside Services with Military Honors for Mr. Earles were held at 1 P.M. Monday, May 8, 2023 at Evergreen Cemetery in Williston with Bro. Mike Hollaway, pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Rossville, officiating.

Those honored to serve as pallbearers were Baxter Holland, Fred Solang, Amanda Smithwick, Rick Lewis, Thomas Christopher Hovey and Michael Solang.

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Monday, May 8, 2023

12:00 - 12:45 pm (Eastern time)

Peebles Main Funeral Chapel in Somerville

18020 U.S. 64, Somerville, TN 38068

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Graveside Services with Military Honors

Monday, May 8, 2023

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Evergreen Cemetery, Williston

, Williston, TN 38076

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