John Wardlaw

WHITE HALL — John Wesley “JW” Wardlaw, 82, of White Hall died Saturday, November 17, 2012, at Sherdian Nursing and Rehab, in Sheridan.

He was born September 17, 1930, in Sheridan to Clifford and Eva Hornady Wardlaw. He was reared and received his early education in Sheridan, graduating from Sheridan High School.

Mr. Wardlaw was a Baptist and an US Arm Veteran. He worked as a brakeman for the Cotton Belt Railroad.

He was preceded in death by his parents, siblings, Lloyd Wardlaw, Curtis Wardlaw, Frances Fielding, James Wardlaw, and two granddaughters.

Survivors are his wife of 61 years, Anna Miller Wardlaw, a son, Gary Wardlaw of Russellville, a daughter, Lisa Gray of Vian, Okla.; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, in the Chapel of Ralph Robinson and Son, with Rev. Jimmie R. Naugher officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.

The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. at Robinson’s, Monday evening.

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