Inez I. (Inie) Sorrells age 93, of Shoals, passed away at 8:38AM on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at the 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, was a member of St Mary of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, the Shoals 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 Iota Psi Iota Xi in 1947.
She is survived by one daughter, Kristy Wininger of Shoals; three grandchildren Shane Roush and wife Brenda of Shoals; Cody Roush and wife Michelle of Shoals; Ashley Roush of Shoals; great grandchildren, Kaley, Ellie and Collin 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 11:30am Saturday, February 24, 2018 at St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church in Shoals with the Reverend Father Kenneth Walker officiating. Burial will be in the Spring Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-8pm Friday at the Queen Lee Chapel in Shoals. Pallbearers are; Shane Roush, Cody Roush, Collin Roush, Steve Deckard, Craig Bauer and Mark Bauer.
The Queen-Lee Chapel of the Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes is in charge of the arrangements.