unknown undated newspaper clippings & a funeral card from grandma grace's book
Sherman Neill, 83, of Gilman City, MO. died Dec 7 1992 at a Liberty hospital. He was born August 2 1909 at Milan MO.
Sherman was a road maintenance operator for Adams Township and farmer before retirement. He held membership in the Christian Union church, Blue Ridge, MO.
On January 21 1937 (this is scratched out & 1933 is written in ink)he married Jennie Brown.
Survivors include his wife Jennie of the home; one brother Lyle Neill, Bethany; two sisters Gladys Lierley, Niles, MI, and Caroline Henderson, Independence MO.
Funeral services will be Thursday Dec 11 1992 2 p.m. at the Roberson-Polley Funeral Home, Bethany. Burial will be in the Christian Union Cemetery at Gilman City.
The family will receive friends after 7 p.m. on Wednesday Dec. 9.
PUBLIC AUCTION(hand dated 1993)
Since the recent loss of my husband, the late Sherman Neill, I will hold a public auction at my residence in Gilman City Mo (approximately 1 block north of the school).
Saturday January 30 10:30a.m.
abbreviated offering includes:
household misc; nice offering of primitives including Maytag kickstart engines; like new low mileage one owner 1989 Chevrolet Caprice Classic 4 door sedan, well equipped (garaged with only 32,555 miles); clean 8N Ford Tractor (1951 w/tach & over/under); guns: Winchester model #94 lever action 30/30; Stevens visible loader pump 22 cal. rifle; Ruger 10/20 semi-auto. carbine; ammo, fishing tackle; Dynamark 11 hp 36" riding mower; Arlens roto tiller; gas string trimmer; Poulan and Wards 16" chain saws; 10" Craftsman chain saw; 20" David Bradley chain saw; port, air compressor; oxygen/acetylene gauges & tips; nice offering of mechanic hand & power tools; offering of hand & power carpentry tools; and much more.
JENNIE NEILL 816-876-5669
Sold by: King & Foster Auction Service
"Your Friends in the Auction Business" 816-872-6711
In Memory of Sherman Neill
August 25 1909-December 7 1992
Services Roberson-Polley Chapel
Thursday December 10 1992
officiating Reverend John Fordyce
music Clara Bell Gentry
Donna Garbison, Accompanist
pallbearers Richard Neill, Steven Neill, Jerry Johnson, Eddie Neill, Terry Kinder, Jim Cacraft
interment Christian Union Cemetery Gilman City Mo.