C. Lynn Sheets, 65, Johnson City, died Saturday, October 12, 2013, at the Johnson City Medical Center Hospital, following a lengthy illness.
Lynn was a native and lifelong Johnson City resident.
He was a son of the late Roy and Hazel Cox Sheets.
Lynn attended First Freewill Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Nina Brown.
Lynn is survived by four brothers, Gordon, Jerry and Gary Sheets, all of Johnson City, and Rick Sheets, Bristol; a special friend, Stoney Collins, Johnson City; several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be conducted Tuesday, October 15, 2013, at 7:00 P.M., from the East Chapel of the Appalachian Funeral Home, with Rev. Tony Trott officiating.
The family will receive friends Tuesday prior to the service from 5:00-7:00 P.M. in the East Parlor of the funeral home.
The graveside committal service will be held Wednesday, October 16, 2013, at 10:30 A.M., in Scalf Cemetery, Watauga. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. Those planning to attend are to meet at the funeral home by 10:00 A.M. to proceed to the cemetery.
Memories and condolences may be shared at www.appfh.net.
Appalachian Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 800 E. Watauga Ave., Johnson City, is serving the Sheets family. 928-6111