Funeral services for Violet Estelle Hall Sheffield will be Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010, at 3 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Bangs, Texas, with the Rev. Wayne Lewis officiating. Interment will follow in the Bangs Cemetery Bangs, Texas. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Friday, at Heartland Funeral home in Early. 

    Mrs. Sheffield passed away Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2010, at the Brownwood Regional Medical Center.

    She was born Aug. 23, 1911, in Brown County to Thomas and Stella Childress Hall.

    Mrs. Sheffield was a lifetime resident of Brown County. On April 14, 1933, she was married to C.H. Sheffield at Bangs, Texas. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Bangs. Her hobbies included quilting, gardening, and travel.

    Violet is survived by two daughters, Stella and husband Bob Burns of Bangs, Texas and Charlotte Wortham of Bangs. She is also survived by six grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one daughter, one sister, three brothers and two grandchildren.

    Friends and relatives may sign her on line guest book at

    Heartland Funeral Home of Early is in charge of arrangements.