Cheryl (Sherri)'s Story
Cheryl (Sherri) Davis DuPree, of Gordon, passed away May 26, 2017 after a brief illness.
Visitation was held at Couey- Reece- Stanley Funeral Home in Gordon on Sunday May 28, 2017 from 6:00-8:00 pm. Funeral Service was held at Calvary Baptist Church in McIntyre on Monday May 29, 2017 at 2:00 pm with Pastor Roger Browher, Jr. officiating. Interment followed in Ramah Cemetery.
Sherri was born in Augusta, GA on January 22, 1949 to Wendell and Dorothy Davis. She graduated from Wilkinson County High School in 1967 and went on to attend Crandall Junior College. She worked for the Wilkinson County Board of Education for 31 years and retired in 2008. After retiring Sherri, or Mamie as she was affectionately called by her grands, spent many days shopping at Belk or cleaning anything that would sit still with Windex.
Sherri was preceded in death by her father Wendell Davis, Sr., her husband Kerry B. DuPree and one sister Carole Davis.
Sherri is survived by her two daughters Julie DuPree (Bethany Brown) and Jodie (Jason) Ussery; two grandchildren to whom she constantly spoiled, Butler DuPree and Jaycee Ussery; Her Mother Dorothy L. Davis, one brother Wendell (Betty) Davis and a host of nieces and nephews.
She also leaves behind a much loved extended family. George Jimmy Wynn, who was her constant companion for the last 5 years. HIs children Jimmy (Mandy) Wynn and Melissa (Aaron) Bache. She also enjoyed spoiling and loving her adopted grandchildren, Tyler, Brittany, Colby and Bella Wynn; Macy (Tyler) Boyd and Megan, Madison and Carson Bache.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you make memorial donations to Crossroads Recovery Ministries P O Box 2036 Macon, GA 31203.
Visit www.coueyreecestanley.com to sign the online registry.
Couey - Reece - Stanley Funeral Home in Gordon has charge of arrangements.
Published on May 30, 2017