News and Tribune

October 19, 2013

Sherman Lee Mason, 76; Richmond, Ky.

— Funeral services for Sherman Lee Mason, 76, Richmond, Ky., and formerly of New Albany, will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21, at  Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home, 1110 Barnes Mill Road, Richmond, with the Rev. Harry Hoover officiating. Burial will follow at Viney Fork Cemetery. He died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services in New Albany.

He was born Aug. 22, 1937, in Rockcastle County, Ky., to Jack and Carrie (Allen) Mason. He was a retired groomer at the Kentucky Horse Park and had worked at the Meadow Gold Ice Cream Plant in Richmond. He was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include one stepdaughter, Virginia Miller and husband Larrell; one step-grandson, Rodger Miller and wife Pam; two step great-grandchildren, Alexa Miller and husband Jonathon and Austin Miller; brother-in-law William Fielder; and sister-in-law Lorean Mason.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife, Edith Fay Mason.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. Monday until time of service at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Rodger Miller, Austin Miller, Paul Kaufer, Jonathon Kiviniemi and Larrell Miller.

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