James Roy Sherman, 75, Haysville, died Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, at DiversiCare in Haysville.
He was born Dec. 19, 1943, in Wichita to Edward and Anna (Gahm) Sherman.
He married Donna (Klein) on Oct. 20, 2007, in Ness City. He was the appliance and television repairman, salesman and manager for Fitzgerald Furniture for over 25 years. He was a U.S. Navy veteran.
Survivors include his wife; four daughters, Jamie Gallagher, Jennifer Kmet, Dawn Thumser and Beverly Wood; three stepbrothers; a stepdaughter, Sondra Mayes; a stepson, Brian Mercer; eight grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; six great grandchildren; four step-great-grandchildren; and the Darrin Glover family, which he considered his adopted family.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two half-sisters; and a half-brother.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Ness City; burial in the Ness City Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. Wednesday with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to Ness City First Baptist Church, Ness City Library, Phoenix Hospice, Wichita, or Haysville United Methodist Church in care of the funeral home.
Condolences can be sent to www.fitzgeraldfuneral.com.