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Rev Sherrill Bost Biggers
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Birth: Jul. 7, 1915
Cabarrus County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 2001
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA

The Reverend Sherrill Bost Biggers 85, of Charlotte, NC, died Thursday, February 15, 2001 at Wesley Care Center.

he was born July 7, 1915 in Cabarrus County, NC, a son of the late William Biggers and Maggie Bost Biggers. Reverend Biggers retired as a Methodist Minister in the Western North Carolina Conference of the United MEthodist Church, having held pastorates in Asheville, Winston Salem, Greensboro, and Charlotte. He was a graduate of Emory University and received his Master of Divinity degree from Duke University. Reverend Biggers served as a Chaplain in the US Army during World War II and retired as a Colonel in the U.S. Army Reserves after 30 years of service. He was a member of Myers Park United Methodist Church and the Fellowship Sunday School Class.

A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Monday, February 19, 2001 at Myers Park United Methodist Church with The Reverend Dr. Julian M. Aldridge, Jr. officiating. Interment will be private for the family. The family will receive friends following the memorial service in the church fellowship hall.

Surviving are his wife of 57 years, Eleanor Lazenby Biggers; three children, John Mark Biggers, of Charlotte, NC, Dr. Sherrill Biggers, Jr. and his wife, Sherry, of Clemson, SC, and Dr. Barbara B. Ellis and her husband, Dr. Herbert Kimmel of Houston, TX; and three grandchildren, Lindsay Biggers, Leigh Biggers, and Allen Biggers.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 1628 East Morehead Street, Suite 200, Charlotte, NC 28207 or to Myers Park United Methodist Church, PO Box 6161, Charlotte, NC 28207.

Harry and Bryant Company is serving his family.

Obituary published in The Charlotte Observer on Feb 17, 2001.

Family links: 
  William Martin Biggers (1871 - 1959)
  Minnie Bost Biggers (1876 - 1937)
Sharon Memorial Park
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Brenda Kale Ballard
Record added: Dec 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62389503
Rev Sherrill Bost Biggers
Added by: Kim A. Beaudoin
Rev Sherrill Bost Biggers
Added by: Kim A. Beaudoin
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