Mildred Sherrod and son Earnest, circa 1942.
Wilson Daily Times, 5 February 1943.
Mildred Sherrod was only 20 years old at her death. She was buried in Rountree Cemetery.
[Note: her surname was spelled two different ways in this death notice — Sherard and Shearard — and the family now uses the spelling “Sherrod.”]
Photo courtesy of Angelia M. Sherrod.