Donald  Sherwood

Donald Sherwood

Mr. Donald R. "Don" Sherwood, age 70, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, August 9, 2011. He was preceded in death by his wife of thirty-nine years, Anne Nickles Sherwood; parents, George and Mildred Sherwood; and sister, Diane Oslin. He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Kelly Sherwood Bowman and husband, Robert A. Bowman, Jr., Jefferson, GA; son and daughter-in-law, Bradley and Kelly Sherwood, Buford, GA; grandchildren, Addison Bowman, Graham Sherwood, Miles Sherwood and Carson Sherwood; brothers and sisters-in-law, Phil and Wanda Sherwood, Hoschton, GA, Steve and Becky Sherwood, Marietta, GA and David Sherwood, Shreveport, LA; sister and brother-in-law, Sharon and Bill Carter, Winston Salem, NC; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Sherwood was born December 13, 1940 in Portsmouth, OH. He graduated from Mercer Southern School of Pharmacy where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree. He was a veteran of the U. S. Army having served in Vietnam. He was owner of Sherwood's Drug Shop in Buford, GA. He was a member of Buford First United Methodist Church. He was an avid outdoorsman. Funeral services will be held on Friday, August 12, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Steve Pritchett officiating. Interment will follow at Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. and from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hope Clinic, 121 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville, GA 30046 in memory of Donald R. "Don" Sherwood. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com .