Donna Sherman, 83, of Rogers, Ark., formerly of Mt. Vernon, died Wednesday, December 17, 2014, at 5:30 a.m. at Jamestown Nursing and Rehabilitation in Rogers.
Donna was born October 28, 1931, a daughter of Sanford and Fern (Mater) Brown. She married Paul Sherman and she preceded her in death in April of 1980.
Donna was a Certified Public Accountant for over 20 years and enjoyed traveling, bowling and spending time with her family.
Left to mourn are two sons, Brian Sherman and wife Darlene of Mount Vernon, and Eric Sherman and wife Debra of Bentonville, Ark.; two granddaughters, Leah Sherman of Mount Vernon and Erica Hicks and husband Steve of Nashville; two grandsons, Travis Sherman and wife Arrow and Ryan Sherman and wife Kayla, all of Bentonville; two great grandsons, Dylan Hicks of Nashville and Sebastian Sherman of Bentonville; a brother, Lee Brown and wife Jean of Port Huron, Mich.; a brother-in-law, Donald Sherman of Woodlawn; as well as several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, January 3, at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, with Brother Alan Smith officiating.
The family will greet friends from 12:30 to service time Saturday, January 3 at Hughey Funeral Home.
For those who wish, memorials may be given to the New Horizon Christian School and will be accepted at the funeral home or mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home. Call (618) 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfh.com for further information and to send condolences.