Funeral services for Mr. Sherrill will be held Friday, April 18, 2014 at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church with the Rev. Don McElroy and the Rev. David Freeman officiating. Interment will follow in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Randall and Bryant Keith, Mike Kurtz, Charles Boyd Lasater, Myron Lasater, Don McDonald and John Rower. Visitation will be Thursday from 4-8 p.m. at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home and Friday after 9 a.m. at the church.
Mr. Sherrill, age 84, of Lebanon, died April16, 2014 at University Medical Center. A native of the Leeville community, he was the son of the late Johnnie and Dorothy Denny Sherrill. He was a U. S. Navy veteran and a member of First Baptist Church. He retired from AVCO as production supervisor with 40 years of service.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Lucille Odom Sherrill, and step-daughter, Sandra Raymond.
He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Rita Hancock Webb Sherrill; two step-sons, John Stephen Webb, Douglas Harold Webb; five step-grandchildren, John Anthony Raymond, John Michael Webb, Jeremy James Webb, Laura Lynn Webb, Brandi Nicole Webb (David Rion); one step-great-grandson, Cason Michael Rion; and nephew, Rick (Deborah) Stewart.
Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, ligonbobo.com.