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Linda “Nin” Frances Wells Kearns Sherwood

Linda “Nin” Frances Wells Kearns Sherwood, 70, of Ruddles Mills, KY, wife of Jimmie Douglas “Jim” Sherwood, died Saturday, July 24, 2021, at the Harrison Memorial Hospital, Cynthiana, KY.
She was born in Paris, KY, to the late John Rye “J.R.” and Pama Edna Maybrier Wells. Linda was a former employee of E.D. Bullard Co., Bourbon County Detention Center, Bourbon County Sheriff’s Department, Roozen Animal Clinic, where she was a Vet Tech. She was also a substitute teacher with Bourbon County Schools, a bus driver and helped kids in the Bourbon County FFA, and was a former EMT for Bourbon County. Linda worked for some time at Sam Cummins and Country Touch Furniture and was a member of the Ruddles Christian Church.
In addition to her husband, she is also survived by, one son, Michael Duane Kearns; one daughter, Pamela Rayne Earlywine; one stepson, Jimmie Douglas Sherwood, JR.; four grandsons, Joshua Rye (Kassidy) Earlywine, Logan Michael Paul Kearns, Jarred Keith Earlywine and Landon Thomas Kearns; two great grandchildren, Oaklee Rose Earlywine and Sutton Rye Earlywine; one sister, Annette Johnson; two brothers, Larry Stephen (Cathy) Jones and Michael Ray Jones and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, July 29, 2021, at the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY by Bro. Bruce Templeton. Burial will follow in the Wells Family Cemetery, Ruddles Mills, KY.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m., Wednesday, July 28, 2021, at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Josh Earlywine, Logan Kearns, Jarred Earlywine, Landon Kearns, Brian Earlywine and Jacob Thornton.
Honorary pallbearers will be Ethan Johnson, Edgar Contreras, Brandon Albright and all her former students.
Memorials may take the form of contributions to the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY, to go towards funeral expenses.
The funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY 40361.
The online guestbook is at and a 24 hour funeral information line can be reached by calling 859-987-4387.

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