HENDERSON — Robert Wayne “Didi” Shearin, 74, of Henderson, died Jan. 11, 2021, at his home.

Born in Warren County, he was the son of the late Willis A. Shearin Sr. and Margaret Hudgins Dana.

Mr. Shearin was retired from Purolator Products after 38 years of service, and Carolina Resource in Youngsville for three years.

A celebration of his life will be at a later date.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Margaret Murphy Shearin; one daughter, Sherry Cottle; one son, Donald (Stephenie) Wayne Shearin; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Ann Elliot, Marie (Glen) DeMent, Sandra (Phil) Haynes; two half-sisters, Kim Oliver and Wendy Degard; and one stepbrother, Michael (Kathy) Ayscue.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Willis A. Shearin Jr.

The family will receive friends at the home of 346 Greystone Road in Henderson.

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