Peggy Carolyn Sherrill Obituary

Mrs. Peggy Carolyn Sherrill, age 83, passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2022, in Mena, Arkansas. She was born May 27, 1938, in Ruston, Louisiana, to the late Reba Gilbert Hughes and Margaret Elizabeth Hughes.

Peggy was a longtime chicken farmer by profession, she had also worked at Ace Hardware and was a special needs aide on school buses for Mena Public School. Additionally, she was the church secretary for the Salem Baptist Church, where she faithfully attended.

Mrs. Sherrill is survived by her sons, Joe Sherrill and wife Judy of Plumberville, Arkansas, and Eric “Pistol” Sherrill of Mena, Arkansas; daughter, Mona Davis and husband James of Mena, Arkansas; grandchildren, Brandi McCoy and husband Thomas of Morrilton, Arkansas, Aaron Davis and wife Karee of Dover, Arkansas, and Keith Davis and wife Jennifer of Oppelo, Arkansas; great-grandchildren, Paige Holland, Cayden Holland, Ian Holland, Dominic Thomas, Emri Davis, Hadley Davis, Caleb Canady, and Jonathon Blaylock; niece, JoAnn Moore; as well as the members of the Salem Baptist Church, the members of Faith Missionary Baptist Church, and the Mena Public Schools Bus Drivers. She is preceded in death by, her loving husband, W. R. “Skeet” Sherrill; her parents, Reba and Margaret Hughes; and by her mother and father-in-law, Brooks and Fannie Sherrill.

Mrs. Sherrill’s cremation services are entrusted to Beasley-Wood Funeral Home. There are no services planned at this time.

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5-17-22 4:08 p.m. KAWX.ORG