Leroy Sherrill, 93, formerly residing at Woodlawn Haven, passed peacefully in the early morning of July 2, 2021. Born in October 1927, Leroy was a lifelong resident of Lucia and Mount Holly. Leroy was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Moore Sherrill; his sisters, Sue Abernathy and Blanche Sherrill; and his brothers, Harry and John "Doc" Sherrill.
He is survived by his daughter, Karen Wallace; his granddaughter, Dawn Driggers and husband, Tim; his great-grandson, Tyler Driggers; his great-granddaughter, Kaitlyn Driggers; and many nieces, nephews, and an abundance of friends.
The family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to Woodlawn Haven Nursing Home and Robin Johnson Hospice House for the wonderful care and support that they have provided.
The family will receive friends from 5:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 at Woodlawn Funeral Home, Mount Holly. A private graveside service will be held at a later time.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gaston Hospice, P.O. Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28054 or by visiting www.gastonhospice.org.
Condolence messages may be sent to the family by visiting www.woodlawnfuneral.org. Woodlawn Funeral Home of Mount Holly is serving Mr. Sherrill's family.
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