Wardell Shearrin, 78 of Williamston, passed away on Friday, January 19, 2018 in Roanoke River Nursing & Rehabilitation. Mr. Shearrin was born on May 27, 1939 in Isle of Wright, VA to Mattie Shearrin and Nathanel Ruffin. He was the widower of Cottie Shearrin.
Surviving include his sons Calvin Ruffin and Michael Ruffin; his brothers: Alton Uzzle, Herbert Uzzle, Johnny Uzzle; and his sisters: Christing King, Lillie Hill, and Loris Williams; 13 grandchidren and 11 great grandchildren.
Mr. Shearrin was also preceded in death by his brother Larry Ruffin, Sr.
No service will be held at this time. Friends may send online condolences by visiting www.jimmysawyerfdl.com. Sawyer Funeral Home is serving the Shearrin family.