Herbert C. “Sonny” Sheets Jr.

January 27, 2023

Herbert C. “Sonny” Sheets Jr., 80, of rural Frankfort, Ind., died January 27, 2023 surrounded by his family.  He was born September 12, 1942 in Frankfort, Ind. to Herbert C. Sheets Sr. & Dorothy L. (Dilworth) Sheets.

Sonny was a 1960 graduate of Frankfort High School.  He worked for Clinton County Highway Department for 42 years.  He was in the Army Reserve from 1963-1969.  Sonny attended the Community Christian Church and was a member of the American Legion.  Sonny enjoyed spending time at his cabin “Timbuktu” near Crystal River in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

Visitation and Services

No services are planned at this time.

Survived by:

Brother: Harry A. Sheets of Frankfort, 3 Sisters: Linda Cole of Frankfort, Mary (Charlie) Jacoby of Frankfort, Dorothy (Dick) McCarty of Michigantown, Jasmine Clendenning who was like a granddaughter as well as 2 nieces, Tara L. (Eric) Woods and Crystal (Terry) Williams and 2 nephews, Stacey (Melissa) Alter and Travis (Gina) Sheets, great nieces and nephews, Devon Stockberger, Kyler Crow, Mallory Woods, Maddison Biesecker, Kelsey Williams, Cory Williams, and Caden Alter.


Leave your Condolences

13 Condolences for “Herbert C. “Sonny” Sheets Jr.”

  1. Harold D Thompson January 31, 2023 at 5:05 pm

    So sorry to hear about Sonny. Pat and I extend our deepest sympathy to the family.

  2. Cathy Scott January 31, 2023 at 7:56 pm

    Our condolences to Sonny’s family. You are in our thoughts & prayers.
    Richard & Cathy Scott

  3. Phil Gunyon February 1, 2023 at 5:20 am

    Harry, Travis, & Tara, my deepest condolences. May the Good Lord wrap his compforting arms around you all and your family. Prayers for comfort.

    Phil Gunyon

  4. Mary Patchett February 1, 2023 at 8:12 am

    Sheets family,
    I’m sorry to hear of Sonny’s passing. My condolences to all of you.
    Sonny was a good man. I know he will be missed.

  5. Erilda Coleman February 1, 2023 at 8:13 am

    Dearest Family,
    So sorry to hear of Sonny’s passing. He was one of the good “white hat” guys. He so loved to catch those fish. He is home with Jesus. Prayers for peace & comfort for all. God Bless – Ron & Erilda – Foley, AL

  6. Susan Plunkitt February 1, 2023 at 8:16 am

    Our sympathies to the family on this loss. Susie Plunkitt

  7. Jim Mc Quern February 1, 2023 at 8:50 am

    I am so sorry about Sonny, to see about his passing. He was one of a kind. my prayers to all of the family.
    Jim Mc Quern

  8. Jane and Ed Ricker February 1, 2023 at 9:09 am

    Ed and I are so sorry for your loss. Prayers coming to all of the family. He will be missed. Sonny was a good man.

  9. Nancy Kehrer February 1, 2023 at 10:04 am

    Sorry for your great loss. Sympathies to all of your families.

  10. Jim Strode February 1, 2023 at 10:50 am

    Sorry Harry for your and the families loss RIP. Jim Strode

  11. Jenny & Steve Larimore February 1, 2023 at 2:38 pm

    Sonny was blessed to have a strong, supportive,loving, close knit family all his life. Our deepest sympathies for your loss. Sending prayers,love Jenny & Steve Larimore

  12. Phil & Gloria Crum February 1, 2023 at 4:10 pm

    So sorry to hear of Sonny”s passing. We have many pleasant memories of school days in Kilmore and Frankfort. With sincere sympathies.

  13. Jeff Michael February 2, 2023 at 2:25 pm

    Harry, Mary and family; I’m sorry to hear this news, I enjoyed the times I was able to spend around Sonny & Harry as a kid, Sonny always had a smile and a funny story. My condolences to the Sheets family, He will be missed

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