Louis K. Sherwood

Aug. 16, 1940

Sept. 1, 2013

Louis K. Sherwood, 73, of Waxahachie passed away peacefully in Dallas, Texas on Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013, with his loving family at his side.

Louis was born on Aug. 16, 1940 in Chicago, Ill. to the late Lester and Eva (Wainwright) Sherwood. On a very cold blustery Chicago day, March 17, 1952, Louis and his family moved to Dallas. On July 13, 1963, Louis married the love of his life Miss Margaret Meredith at the Lovers Lane Methodist Church. They celebrated 50 years together before his passing.

From this union came his two loving children, Louis K. (Mary Ann) Sherwood Jr. of Fort Worth and Linda (Melvin) Morton of Waxahachie. He is also survived by his two stepgrandchildren and three stepgreat-grandchildren.

Along with his parents, Louis was preceded in death by his daughter, Lois Karla Sherwood; brother, Lester E. Sherwood Jr.; and sister-in-law, Marti Sherwood.

Graveside services for Louis will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, at the Waxahachie City Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Waxahachie.