Robert "Rob" Lane Shearman, K4CVA, SK

Robert (K4CVA) "Rob" Lane Shearman, 87, of Ten Mile, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Oct. 4, 2010, at his residence.

He was a member of Ten Mile Baptist Church, and was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in World War II. He was an avid ham radio operator, talking to people all over the world. He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Neal and Amanda Walker Shearman; his beloved wife, Sue Harrison Shearman; one sister, Lawrence; and five brothers, Tom, Gene, Fenimore, Glen and Donald Shearman.

Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Donald Layman of Decatur; two grandchildren, Molly Elderkin and Robb Cagle, both of Goodlettsville; and a host of brothers and sisters in the church and friends.

Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Thursday in Edgemon Cemetery with Brother Jim Bowers officiating.

Pallbearers will be Mark Irwin, Clifford Carter, Darrell Walden, Jerry Walden, Andy Edgemon, Chris Walden, Greg Buckner and Mike Bredwell.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

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Bowers Funeral Home of Decatur is in charge of arrangements.