James Sheets passed away on February 25, 2018 at age 81. The family will be receiving friends at Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, on Wednesday from 4-8 p.m. and on Thursday from 1 p.m. until the service. The Funeral Service, conducted by Pastor Lemuel Wade and Pastor Roger Eakin, is 2 p.m. Thursday, March 1, 2018 in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN. Interment in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens will follow the service.
Mr. Sheets was a veteran of the United States Air Force and the Marine Corp. He retired from the Metro Police Department as sergeant after 36 years. He is survived by wife of 41 years, Connie Sheets; children Lisa (Jeff) Rodgers, Benita (Ray) Sullivan, and Piper Sheets; grandchildren Cory, Tonnie, Breana, James, Jenna, and Zoe; grandchildren Lillie, Elizabeth, Jadealyan, Jeweliann; and siblings Ronnie (Faye) Sheets and Betty Fowler. He is preceded in death by parents Perry and Hazel Sheets, and sisters Juanita Sebolak and Helen McCormick. Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, 615.444.9393.