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Wayne Perry Sherrill (1927 - 2004)

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Wayne Perry Sherrill
1927 - 2004
Born
November 29, 1927
Death
August 16, 2004
Last Known Residence
Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina 28645
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Wayne Perry Sherrill was born on November 29, 1927. He is the child of Thomas Guy Sherrill and Pearl (Perry) Sherrill, with siblings Lois and Lina. According to his family tree, Wayne was father to 4 children. He married Mattie (Walsh) Sherrill, and they had children Mary Louise Icenhour, Wayne Shell Sherrill, Raymond Perry Sherrill, and Sarah Sherrill Arnette. He died on August 16, 2004 at age 76. We know that Wayne Perry Sherrill had been residing in Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina 28645.
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My papaw was like my daddy. He called me his little Joey when I was small because I had to make every step he made. He was always there for me. I loved him with all my heart. He was an awesome man and loved by all. You will always live in my heart papaw, Teresa Jenkins
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Tabernacle Advent Christian 1522 Wildwood Rd, in Lenoir, North Carolina United States 28645
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Father to 4 children, he passed away on August 16, 2004 at age 76. he was buried in Tabernacle Advent Christian, Lenoir, North Carolina United States. He was born on November 29, 1927. Wayne Perry Sherrill is the child of Thomas Guy Sherrill and Pearl (Perry) Sherrill, with siblings Lois and Lina. According to his family tree, he married Mattie (Walsh) Sherrill, and they had children Mary Louise Icenhour, Wayne Shell Sherrill, Raymond Perry Sherrill, and Sarah Sherrill Arnette.
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In 1927, in the year that Wayne Perry Sherrill was born, in September, the Columbia Broadcasting System (later called CBS) became the second national radio network in the U.S. The first broadcast was a presentation by the Howard Barlow Orchestra from radio station WOR in Newark, New Jersey.

In 1950, Wayne was 23 years old when on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

In 1966, Wayne was 39 years old when on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

In 1985, by the time he was 58 years old, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

In 1993, he was 66 years old when on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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