Thelma Sheets

McPHERSON, Kan. Thelma Sheets, 96, of McPherson, Kan., formerly of the Surrey and Minot area, died Tuesday, March 18, 2014, in McPherson.

She was born Sept. 26, 1917, to Blaine and DiaDama Witham, in Minot. She married John Sheets on Dec. 25, 1937, in Surrey.

Survivors: sons, Norman, of Sterling, Kan., Delbert, of Raymond, Minn., James, Burnet, Texas; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and brother, Burton, of British Columbia.

Memorial service: Friday, 3 p.m., The Cedars Wellness Center, McPherson.

Burial: Surrey Cemetery, Surrey, at a later date.

(Stockham Family Funeral Home, McPherson)