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1935 Herbert 2017

Herbert DeMorris Sorrells

October 10, 1935 — February 23, 2017

BOYLE - Herbert DeMorris Sorrells, age 81, of Boyle, MS passed away on Thursday February 23, 2017 after a lengthy illness.

A private family gathering will be held at a later date.

Herbert was born on October 10, 1935 to Clifford DeMorris Sorrells and Mary Frances Gore Sorrells in Tutwiler, MS. He served our country in the Army from October 1961-February 1964. He was an administrator for Trunkline Gas Company in Shaw, MS for 30+ years. Herbert lived in the Cleveland/Boyle community for 53 years. He was a member of Church of Faith. 

Herbert was preceded in death by his parents--Clifford DeMorris and Mary Frances Sorrells, his wife--Mary C. Sorrells and his daughter--Lady LaFrances Sorrells.

Herbert is survived by his Daughter, Beth Cooper of Savannah, TN; Son, Douglas O. Sorrells of Corryton, TN; 4 Grandchildren and 2 Great-grandchildren.

Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online guest register may be viewed and signed at

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