Services for  Ralph Sherrod will be on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at noon from Mt. Ary Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Bennie Hopkins officiating.

 Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Beck Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Sherrod, 75, died on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, in Cleveland, Ohio.

 He is survived by his wife, Shirley Sherrod of Cleveland, Ohio,  and four sisters, Vera Hathorn of Mobile, Ala., Bobbie Jean Blackmon, Marion Howard and Claudie Lyons, all of Philadelphia.

His nephews will serve as pallbearers.