Giving Profiles: Gladys and Herchel Sheets

Gladys and Herchel SheetsGladys Mallard and Herchel Sheets were married three months before Herchel enrolled at Candler School of Theology in 1949. In May 2009, the couple celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.

In honor of his wife, Sheets has established The Gladys Mallard Sheets Endowment for Methodist Studies to fund educational programming at Candler."Gratitude is the primary motivating factor in this gift— gratitude for Candler School of Theology's contributions to our lives and ministry, and gratitude for the person in whose honor it is given," says Sheets 52T.

Your gifts to Candler can strengthen programming and guide students as they respond to God’s call to ministry.