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Kathleen Barker Sherrill

August 6, 1928 - November 18, 2012

Kathleen Barker Sherrill, 84, of Denver passed away on November 18, 2012 at her residence. She was born in Lincoln County, NC on August 6, 1928 to the late Jonor and Annie Bell Hager Barker. Ms. Sherrill enjoyed spending time with her family and making sure they were all well fed.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Keith Sherrill.
She is survived by her children, Anne Kelly (Michael), Bill Sherrill (Susie), Allen Sherrill and Janet Folsom; eight grandchildren, Angie McCollum, Kristy Thompson, Jeff Sherrill, Kim Stamey, Scott Sherrill, Dana Sherrill, Erica Cooke and Monica Montanari; ten great-grandchildren, Brayden Sherrill, Taylor, Zack, Hailee Stamey, Kasen Sherrill, Trevor Hughes, Evan and Emma Montanari, Tyler and Chase Cooke; sisters, Myrtle Robinson, Elsie Lucky, Novalee Barber, Mary Underwood, Merleen White.
The family will receive friends at Webbs Chapel United Methodist Church, 4640 Webbs Chapel Church Road in Denver on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 from 6:30pm- 8:00pm. A Celebration of Life will be held on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 11:00am at Webb’s Chapel United Methodist Church with burial following in the church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care Lincoln County, 107 North Cedar Street, Lincolnton, NC 28092.
Cavin-Cook Funeral Home, Mooresville, is serving the Sherrill family. Condolences may be made to the family at