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Home Going of Graham Fole Sherman
(February 27, 1944 – June 25, 2014)

The Sherman, Coleman and Langley family regret to announce the death of G. Fole Sherman.  On the morning of June 25, 2014, Mr. Graham Fole Sherman, commonly called “G-Fo”, “Checker-G”, “Gramps” passed away peacefully in Fuquay Varina, NC, USA. G-Fo was born on February 27, 1944 in Robertsport, Grand Cape Mount County.  He was the second of five children to his parents, Mr. Varney Harvey Sherman and Mrs. Virginia Coleman Sherman.

G-Fo’s transition will be missed by his wife, Nancy Sherman, his two children, Folita Miatta Sherman-Bush (Edwin Theodore Bush, husband) and Varney Feweh Sherman

(Emily-Anne Sherman, wife).  His siblings, John William Sherman (deceased), (Kelitta Sherman, wife), Hawa Evelyn Knuckles (Willis Knuckles, husband), Fred Kahn-Tamu Sherman (Suzanne Sherman), Miatta Virginia White (deceased) (Stanley White) all mourn the passing of their loving brother along with his grandchildren, Marcus Sherman, Nyla Bush and Avery-Anne Joseph. Goodbye “Gramps”. 

Please contact with your name or group’s name if you would like to pay tribute during the wake keeping service.

Homegoing Celebration:
Date: Saturday, July 19, 2014
Place: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Address: 221 Union St, Cary, NC 27511
Viewing: 9:00am - 9:15am
Wakekeeping: 9:15am - 10:30am
Viewing: 10:30am – 11:00am

Funeral Service: 11:00am - 1:00pm

Repast: TBD


Comfort Inn, 2«s, Fuquay Varina

(919) 557-9000

Homewood Suites by Hilton, 3«s, Cary

(919) 467-4444

Quality Inn, 2«s, Fuquay Varina

(919) 557-2009

Hampton Inn & Suites, 3«s, Holly Springs

(919) 552-7610

Quality Inn, 2«s, Fuquay Varina

(919) 557-2009

Hampton Inn & Suites, 3«s, Holly Springs

(919) 552-7610




Contact Information:





Nancy Sherman


Hawa Ellen Knuckles


Folita Sherman-Bush


Charlotte Langley Thompson


Varney Sherman


S. Norwood Langley