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Sherral Grable

Sherral Grable, 87, of Wheelersburg, was called by the Lord to her heavenly home on Thursday, August 12, 2021, at Hillview Long Term Care in Portsmouth.  Sherral was born on July 30, 1934, in Indianapolis, IN to the late Howard and Maxine (Miner) Johnson.  Sherral was a stay-at-home mom, homemaker, and school bus driver for many years in Noblesville, IN before moving to southern Ohio in 1990. Sherral was a member of Ohio Avenue Christian Church.  She loved to read, travel, watch NASCAR, the Cincinnati Reds and attend her granddaughter’s soccer games.

Sherral is survived by her daughter Traci Humble of Portsmouth; son, Timothy Grable of Kissimmee, FL; one granddaughter, (who was her life) Madison Humble of Portsmouth; brother-in-law, Ralph and wife Maureen Grable of Jonesville, VA; sister-in-law, Janice Clifton of Seneca SC; extended family Mick and Donna Humble of Wheelersburg, BJ, and Regina Lyons of Gallipolis; many nieces and nephews.  In addition to her parents, Sherral was preceded in death by her husband of 42-year-old Charles, son-in-law Jeff Humble; and three sisters Roberta, Francis, and Geraldine; three brothers, Delbert, Howard Jr., and Wilbur.

The family would like to thank Sherral’s home care giver of many years Gail DeLong for her dedication, friendship and love shown to our mother.  Also, thanks and appreciation to the SOMC Hospice staff and the Hillview Long Term Care and Admissions staff for their dedication and support for the short time period she was under their care.

Services for Sherral will be 1:00 p.m. Monday, August 16, 2021, at D.W. SWICK FUNERAL HOME in Wheelersburg with her brother-in-law, Ralph Grable officiating.  Interment will follow at Memorial Burial Park in Wheelersburg.  The family will receive visitors at the funeral home Monday from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.   The family ask in lieu of flowers please donate in Sherell’s memory to one of her favorite charities The Appalachian Service Project Mission, 4523 Bristol Hwy, Johnson City, TN  37601, phone: (423) 854 – 8800.  Online condolences may be left at

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