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Sherman Heard

August 23, 1933 - January 30, 2012
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Heard, Sherman Rudolph "Buck", age 78 of Birmingham, AL went home to be with the Lord on January 30, 2012. He graduated from Woodland High School, class of 1951 in Randolph County, Alabama. He was a member of East Lake United Methodist Church. He retired after 35 years of service with Pemco Aeroplex (formerly Hayes International), was a member of the UAW union, served in the U.S. Army in Orleans, France. He was preceded in death by his parents, Stanley Heard and Ilene Bailey Heard; daughter, Susan H. Dariani; sisters, Dorothy Moody and Joy Heard. Buck is survived by his wife of 52 years, Sara West Heard; son, S. Phillip (Gina)...
Heard, Sherman Rudolph "Buck", age 78 of Birmingham, AL went home to be with the Lord on January 30, 2012. He graduated from Woodland High School, class of 1951 in Randolph County, Alabama. He was a member of East Lake United Methodist Church. He retired after 35 years of service with Pemco Aeroplex (formerly Hayes International), was a member of the UAW union, served in the U.S. Army in Orleans, France. He was preceded in death by his parents, Stanley Heard and Ilene Bailey Heard; daughter, Susan H. Dariani; sisters, Dorothy Moody and Joy Heard. Buck is survived by his wife of 52 years, Sara West Heard; son, S. Phillip (Gina) Heard of Chelsea, AL; daughter, Cindy (Gary) Wolbach of Odenville, AL; grandsons, Christopher (Tanya) Wolbach of Cullman and Phillip P. Heard of Chelsea, AL; granddaughters, Lindsay and Leigh Anne Heard of Chelsea and Amanda Dariani of Marietta, GA; great grandchildren, Mason Heard and Anastazya Wolbach; sisters, Frances Cantrell of Wedowee, AL, Merilyn Williamson of Bowden, GA and Linda Gore of Franklin, GA; brother Wayne (Corine) Heard of Wedowee, AL; son-in-law, Hassan Dariani and several nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to East Lake United Methodist Church. Visitation will be Wednesday, February 1, 2012 from 6 PM until 8 PM at Ridout's Trussville Chapel. Funeral service will be Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 10 AM at East Lake United Methodist Church. An additional service will be held Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 3 PM at Highway First Congregational Methodist Church in Roanoke, AL. Interment will follow at Highway First Congregational Methodist Church Cemetery.

"My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I was very sad to hear about Mr. Heard's passing. He was always kind to Sonya and myself when we were running in..." Teresa Beard Harrison (Birmingham, AL)

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