Dink Sherrill

Born: Fri., Nov. 4, 1966
Died: Fri., Sep. 22, 2017


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Mon., Sep. 25, 2017
Location: Long House Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Tue., Sep. 26, 2017
Location: Long House Funeral Home

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Dink Sherrill, 50, of Cherokee passed away unexpectedly Friday September 22, 2017 at his home.  

Born November 4, 1966 in Swain County to the late Robert William Sherrill and Marion Frances Crowe Sherrill.  

Dink was a chef and sports guru.  Duke lost their biggest fan.  Woooooo.  He belonged to the Kiss Army.  Dink was a member of the Mount Vernon Freewill Baptist Church.  

Dink is survived by his companion of 18 years, Sherry Matthews; his children, Scrappy Sherrill, Allison Sherrill, Erin Sherrill, and Stevie Ray Sherrill; 15 Grandchildren; one brother, Spook Sherrill; 2 stinky butts, Devan & Amber Sherrill; Aunts, Cindy & Jr. Crowe, Esther Barnes,  and Eddy & Kermit Jones; one uncle, Matt Barnes.

In addition to his parents, Dink was preceded in death by “Old Mom” Louisa Barnes.

Visitation will be held on Monday, September 25, 2017 from 6 pm until 8 pm at Long House Funeral Home.  Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 2 pm at Long House Funeral Home.  Rev. Jim Frady will officiate.  Burial will follow at the Swimmer Family Cemetery on Swimmer Branch.  Pallbearers will be Chip Ledford, Scrappy Sherrill, Brute Crowe, Spook Sherrill, Stevie Ray Sherrill, and Cameron Wiggins.

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Frances Littlejohn
   Posted Sun September 24, 2017
He lived his life to the fullest..thoughts and prayers for the SHERRILL family.... Let there be smoke in heaven.....
R..I..P.. ..... .........................DINK SHERRILL............................................

Edwina Jones
   Posted Mon September 25, 2017

Ivy was sent by Jones, Parks, Herring families.

Love from your Lexington family. Kermit, Eddy, Angie, Jeremy, Trey, Caleb, Abigail, Nathan, Madeline, Anderson, Bentley, Harper, Conner

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