- June 18, 1931 - November 10, 2012
- Little Rock, Arkansas
of Sheila's Passing
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“Bob- you are in my thoughts. Sheila was such a beautiful lady,both inside and out!
1 of 9 | Posted by: Laine - Little Rock, AR
“Dear Bob, I was so saddened to read of Sheila's death. She was such a lovely, gentle, gracious, determined and loving person. You were as blessed...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Nancy DeLamar - Little Rock, AR
“Leave a condolence or a memory.
3 of 9 | Posted by: Mrs Eva Rand - Little Rock Ar, AR
“It was always a joy to see Sheila. She was obviously beautiful but also a sweet, kind person and she loved her boys very much.I haven't seen her in...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Lisa Carr Peak - Garfield, AR
“Bob--All of your friends at Ashley's have you in their hearts and prayers.
5 of 9 | Posted by: Lee Ingold - Little Rock, AR
“A kind and beautiful lady ! My sympathy to the family.
6 of 9 | Posted by: Rhonda Marshall Compton - AR
“Bob, I love that picture of Sheila...my memory of Sheila is thr electricity she felt after she first got introduced to you and how happy she was...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Susan May - Little Rock, AR
My thoughts are with you in this most difficult time.
8 of 9 | Posted by: Brooks L. Rosen - Little Rock, AR
“Bob---Brad. So sad to hear about Sheila.What a truly lovely person. She had a graciousness that was special.I send my love and prayers. Julianne
9 of 9 | Posted by: Julianne Morley Honey - AR
Sheila Margaret Sherman went to her great reward Friday, November 9, 2012. She was born to Albert Bradshaw and May Bird on June 18, 1931 in Manchester, England. From an early age, she was a true beauty, becoming a cosmetician and later a model. Sheila lived her life to the fullest, traveling to numerous countries and touching many people's hearts. She was preceded in death by her first husband CMSgt Philip DeWitt of King's Creek, Ohio. She is survived by her loving husband of 30 years, Robert Sherman; two sons, Mark and Michael DeWitt; daughter-in-law Sherree DeWitt; and granddaughter Ashley DeWitt. She is also survived by her beloved cousin Harvey Bird and wife Janet; nephews Mark and Matthew Bird; as well as their spouses and children, all of Great Britain. On her husband's side, she is survived by step-son Brad Sherman; daughter-in-law Chris; and step-grandchildren Mattie and Harry Baber. For many years, she enjoyed the company of devoted friend and housekeeper Patricia McPhearson. A private interment service will take place at Mount Holly Cemetery on Wednesday, November 14. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the Mount Holly Cemetery Association or the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements are by Griffin Leggett Healey & Roth, 501-661-9111.
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