Earl Quinn Sheffield


BRYANT POND – Earl Quinn Sheffield, 59, of Old County Road, Bryant Pond, died April 13.

He was born in Louisville, Ky., on Dec. 23, 1946, the son of Patrick and Margaret (Hall) Sheffield. He had worked as a mechanic at International Paper in Jay for 19 years. He was a life member of the NRA and enjoyed hunting, fishing on the Kennebec River and gardening with flowers.

He is survived by his wife, Terry (Fritz) Sheffield of Bryant Pond; three sons, Earl Sheffield Jr. and his wife, Michelle, of Kentucky, Douglas Wayne Sheffield and his wife, Cindy, of Kentucky and Harry Ray Sheffield and his wife, Jeannette, of Kentucky; a stepson, Zachary Fritz of Bethel; a stepdaughter, Sasha Fritz of Woodstock; three brothers, Patrick of Kentucky, Harry of Tennessee and James of Tennessee; three sisters, Margaret Gerstner, Patricia Gill and Loretta Goins all of Kentucky; and grandchildren, Caitlynn Sheffield, Carringtyn Sheffield, Justin Sheffield, Chesley Sheffield, Amber Sheffield and Tyler Sheffield.

He was predeceased by one brother, Donald; and one sister, Rosalee Shirley.