Dorothy Jean Sheffield, 78, of Chatom died Oct. 25, 2008 at Washington County Infirmary.
She was born Oct. 23, 1930. She was a native of Coffee County. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Chatom. She was a coowner of Sheffield's Furniture Company in Chatom.
Survivors include her husband, Willie B. Sheffield, Chatom; two sons, Michael J. Sheffield, Jimmy D. (Bridgette) Sheffield, both of Chatom; one brother, Charles Hurd, Jackson; two grandchildren, Caty Sheffield and Stephen Sheffield.
The service was Oct. 27 at 2:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Chatom with Rev. Monte Mills and Dr. Paul Kendrick officiating. Burial was in the Chatom Cemetery. Lathan Funeral Home of Chatom directed.
Active pallbearers were Dwight Dunn, John Odom, Eric Odom, Barry Hoven, Craig Hoven, Randy Sheffield, Tony Sheffield, Gene Sheffield, Wayne Session, Blair Hurd and Jamie Hurd.