Vicky Sherrod

Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Vicky Sherrod

BELLA VISTA, Ark. — Gertrude Virginia “Vicky” Sherrod, 94, died July 16, 2019, in Bella Vista.

Born Sept. 22, 1924, in Memphis, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Frank Ardell Eaton and Wilma Lorena Moore Eaton.

On Nov. 18, 1943, in Marion, she married Joseph Dave Sherrod, who preceded her in death.

She was also preceded in death by one son, Jay Sherrod; three sisters, Dorothy Tunnel, Wilma Harper and Frances Eaton; one brother, Ben Eaton; and one grandson and one great-grandson

Survivors include: five sons, Joe D. (Phyllis) Sherrod Jr. of Fairfield Bay, Richard (Ellen) Sherrod  of Guntersville, Ala., Ronald D. (Marsha) Sherrod and Charles E. Sherrod of Sikeston, Mo.; two daughters, Judy (Terry) Hopkins of Humboldt, Tenn., and Susan (Rick) Jolliff of Bella Vista; one sister, Elizabeth Murley of Memphis; and many grandchildren.

Visitation is from 10 a.m. until service time at 11 a.m. Saturday at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston with the retired Rev. Ira Sanderfer with Smith Avenue Church of God officiating.

Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery at Sikeston.

Pallbearers will be: Joe Sherrod III, Dallas Sherrod, Aaron Jolliff, Rick Jolliff, Paul Tollison, Chad Linam, Duke Wheat and Ian French.