|Obituary article states as follows: Forrest: Shermon Earl Forrest, Suddenly, dear husband of Myrna, nee Lee: Beloved father of Julia Caral, fond son of Mattie and Jehu Forrest, fond brother of five brothers and sisters, Funeral services, Tuesday, 2 P.M. at chapel, 1056 W. Chicago Avenue, corner of Ogden. Interment, Glen Oaks, Hay market 1-0936 Chicago Tribune: October 17,1949.|
Revised Obituary: Shermon Earl Forrest died October 15, 1949 in Chicago Illinois at the age of 19.
He is the son to Jehu Clistus Forrest and Mattie Lu Holley.
Shermon leaves behind a wife Myrna Forrest Lee and one daughter Juilia Caral Forrest, parents Jehu and Mattie Forrest, Brothers Norvel L.V. Forrest, Quinnan Harold Forrest and George William Forrest. Sisters Margaret Catherine Forrest and Fay Etta Forrest. Half brothers, William Buford Forrest, James Birdie Forrest, J.P. Forrest, James Vernon Sayles and James Thomas Sayles. Half sisters, Annie Virginia Forrest and Louise Sayles.