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Sherman Lewis Rayburn
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1890
Liberty
Casey County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 1975
Tremont
Tazewell County
Illinois, USA

Sherman Lewis Rayburn was born June 16, 1890 in Liberty Hill, Kentucky the son of Henry Clay and Nancy Eveline Anderson Rayburn. He married Bertha Douglas July 8, 1911 in Casey County, Kentucky.

Sherman is survived by three sons: Herbert of Springfield, Missouri, Ray of Omaha, Nebraska, and Jesse of Lacon, Illinois; four daughters: Ethel Mariner of East Peoria, Illinois, May Doyle of Tremont, Illinois, Tressa (A.C.) Jones of Fulton, Mississippi, and Bessie Rayburn of Burlington, Iowa; and 26 grandchildren, and 19 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, and a son: Carlyle, 3 brothers and 2 sisters.

Sherman was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Fisher and was retired from farming.

Grandchildren:
Lyle Lee Miettinen (1941 - 2010)
Harold Eugene Rayburn (1948 - 2014)
Robert Earl Jones (1953 - 1972)

Great-Grandchildren:
Brian Michael Rayburn (1969 - 2008) 
 
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 Parents:
  
Henry Clay Rayburn (1868 - 1953)
 
 Children:
  Ethel Parker Rayburn Mariner (1911 - 1988)*
  Herbert Rayburn (1917 - 1975)*
  Carlyle Clyde Rayburn (1919 - 1967)*
  May Sylvia Rayburn Englemann (1921 - 1983)*
  Ray L Rayburn (1923 - 1988)*
  Tressa Rayburn Jones (1925 - 2011)*
  Jesse Lee Rayburn (1926 - 1993)*
  Bessie Rayburn Markus (1928 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sherman Lewis Rayburn (1890 - 1975)
  Ethel Jasper Rayborn (1892 - 1972)*
  Bettye Sophie Rayburn Hamilton Douglas (1895 - 1963)*
  Eunice Rayburn Green (1898 - 1958)*
  Clayton William Rayburn (1903 - 1988)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Willowbrook Cemetery
Fisher
Champaign County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Joyce
Record added: Jan 21, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103873683
Sherman Lewis Rayburn
Added by: MARCELLA HAMILTON MAHAN
 
Sherman Lewis Rayburn
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- MARCELLA HAMILTON MAHAN
 Added: Jun. 30, 2013
 
 
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