Inez Sorrells – Shoals
December 10, 1924 – February 21, 2918
Inez Sorrells, 93 of Shoals, passed away at 8:38 a.m. Wednesday at Jasper Memorial Hospital.
She was born on December 10, 1924 in Shoals to Sid and Inez (Bowden) Queen. She married Lawrence A. Sorrells and he preceded her in death on January 23, 2018. Inez graduated in 1943 from Shoals High School and was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Shoal Eagles Auxiliary and the Shoals American Legion Auxiliary. She owned and operated Queen’s Clothing Store on Main Street in Shoals and was a Shoals Community School Board member for several years and was a founding member of Gamma lota Psi XI in 1947.
She is survived by her daughter Kristy Wininger, of Shoals; three grandchildren Shane Roush and his wife Brenda, of Shoals, Cody Roush and his wife Michelle, of Shoals, Ashley Roush, of Shoals; great grandchildren Katey, Ellie and Colln Roush.
Preceding her in death are her parents, husband, five sisters Mary Vogel, Alma Armstrong, Bonnie Evans, Jane Bailey, Tatsy Fisher; five brothers Jimmy Queen, Sid Queen, Gordon Queen, Cobb Queen and Loly Queen.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church in Shoals with the Reverend Father Kenneth Walker officiating. Burial will be in spring hill cemetery. visitation will be from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday at Queen Lee Chapel in Shoals.
The Queen-Lee Chapel of the Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes is in charge of the arrangements.