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Shirley Smith Sherrill

February 23, 1945 January 29, 2019
Shirley Smith Sherrill
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Obituary for Shirley Smith Sherrill

Shirley Smith Sherrill, loving wife, mother and grandmother, age 73, of Conover passed away on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at her home. Born February 23, 1945 in Alexander County, she was the daughter of the late
Leonard Oscar and Cleo Veda Bowman Smith. Shirley was a member of Woodlawn Baptist Church in Conover and had retired from Lexington Furniture.

She is survived by:
Husband of 55 years: Ken Sherrill of the home

2 Daughters: Kim Teague and husband Richard of Statesville and Kathy Greiner and husband Wayne of Claremont

5 Grandchildren: Casey Adams, Heather Greiner, Chelsea Webster and husband Eric, Colby Teague and Melia Greiner

5 Great Grandchildren

2 Brothers: Frank Smith and wife Judy and Bobby Smith, both of Taylorsville

The funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at the Burke Mortuary Chapel in Newton with Dr. Ed Yount officiating.

Burial will follow at Conover City Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Thursday from 1:45 to 2:45 p.m. at the funeral home, prior to the service.

Memorials may be made to: Woodlawn Baptist Church, 404 7th St Pl SW, Conover, NC 28613 or Carolina Caring, 3975 Robinson Rd, Newton, NC 28658.

Burke Mortuary and Crematory in Newton is serving the Sherrill family.

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Previous Events

Receiving of Friends




1:45 PM 1/31/2019 1:45:00 PM - 2:45 PM 1/31/2019 2:45:00 PM
Burke Mortuary- Newton

2516 N Main Ave
Newton, NC 28658

Burke Mortuary- Newton
2516 N Main Ave Newton 28658 NC
United States

Funeral Service




3:00 PM 1/31/2019 3:00:00 PM
Burke Mortuary Chapel

2516 N Main Avenue
Newton, NC 28658

Burke Mortuary Chapel
2516 N Main Avenue Newton 28658 NC
United States

Cemetery Details


Conover City Cemetery Final Resting Place

Hwy 70 NE
Conover, NC 28613

Hwy 70 NE Conover 28613 NC
United States

Memorial Contribution

Woodlawn Baptist Church

440 7th Street Place SW
Conover, NC 28613

Carolina Caring formerly Catawba Regional Hospice

3975 Robinson Road
Newton, NC 28658

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