Marlin Robert Sheffield

July 10, 1932 ~ March 30, 2021 (age 88)


Highland City – Marlin (Kidder) Robert Sheffield, 88, passed away on Tuesday, March 30, 2021. Marlin was born July 10, 1932, in Colquitt, GA to Robert and Pearl Sheffield. His family moved to Highland City when he was 18 months old and he resided there most of his life.

He was predecease by his wife Elizabeth Carlton Sheffield, son Henry Sheffield (Joyce), sisters Juanette and Joyce, and brother Herbert.

He is survived by his son Lanny Sheffield (Laura), brothers Joseph Dale Sheffield and Lonnie Sheffield. He had four grandchildren: Christopher, Jennifer, Kelsey and Michael, and three great grandchildren: Audriana, Zachary and Bella.

Visitation will begin a 10 a.m., followed by a chapel service at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 3, 2021, at Lakeland Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens.

Click here to view a webcast of the service on 4/3/2021 at 10:55 AM, Eastern Standard Time.

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