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Sylvia Elwanda Sheffield Cantrell
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Birth: Jan. 30, 1924
Death: May 3, 2008

FULTON - Sylvia Elwanda Cantrell, 84, died May 3, 2008, at The Meadows in Fulton. Born Jan. 30, 1924, in Itawamba County, she was the daughter of Onnie Ozzie and Lillian Nora Cumming Sheffield. She was the widow of Hoyett Cantrell.

She was employed in child care and was a homemaker. A member of Northside Baptist Church, she was a resident of Plano, Ill., for more than 30 years.

Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday and continue until the 1 p.m. service at Senter Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Jerry Nichols will officiate. Burial will be in Smithville Memorial Cemetery.

Mrs. Cantrell also was preceded in death by a daughter, Jo Ann Beck; a grandchild and a great-grandchild; two sisters, Frances Noller and Ezra Hugher; and three brothers, Bill, Bob and Leon Sheffield.

Pallbearers will be John Beck, Scott Beck, Greg Beck, Brian Jones, Rod Farrar and Todd Farrar. 
 
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 Parents:
  Onnie Ozzie Sheffield (1897 - 1977)
  Lillian Nora Cummings Sheffield (1897 - 1982)
 
 Spouse:
  Hoyett A. Cantrell (1920 - 1990)*
 
 Children:
  Hoyett Alvin Cantrell (1954 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Laura Frances Sheffield Noller (1919 - 2001)**
  Sylvia Elwanda Sheffield Cantrell (1924 - 2008)
  N. Leon Sheffield (1926 - 1978)*
  Arlon Bealle Sheffield (1929 - 1976)*
  Ezra Irene Sheffield Hughes (1933 - 2005)*
  Betty Jean Sheffield Farrar (1937 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Smithville Cemetery
Smithville
Monroe County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Judy Coln/Barbara Wallac...
Record added: Jul 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73792881
Sylvia Elwanda <i>Sheffield</i> Cantrell
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Sylvia Elwanda <i>Sheffield</i> Cantrell
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