Elizabeth Minhinnett's Son Ernest Sheesley
Ernest Sheesley Ernest E. Sheesley, 77, of Gallipolis, Gallipolis, Ohio, formerly of Blairsville, died Wednesday, July 19, 2006, at Holzer Medical Center Center in Gallipolis, Ohio. He was born July 29, 1928, in Blairsville, the son of Clayton and Elizabeth (Minhinnett) Sheesley. Mr. Sheesley graduated from Blairsville High School and was a food service director for more than 40 years. He also owned and operated Sheesley’s Restaurant in Shelocta for 14 years. The past several years he was employed by Gallia Auto Sales in Gallipolis. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Gallipolis and an ac- tive member in the Gallipolis Shrine Club and the Shrine Club unit. He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Carolyn; four children; eight grandchildren; four great- grandchildren; a sister, Aletha (Hemphill) Franz, Clarksburg; and a brother, William and wife Loretta, Florida. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his twin brother, Edward, and a brother-in-law, Fred Hemphill. Interment was in Riverview Cemetery in Williamstown, W.Va. Memorial contributions were made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 3229 Burnet Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45229.