Dorothy Jane Sherman

March 17, 1931, May 21, 2018

Dorothy Sherman

Dorothy Jane Sherman, 87, of Beaumont, died Monday, May 21, 2018. She was born on March 17, 1931, to Mary Lou Maske and H.W. Harkins, in Port Arthur. Dorothy was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Republican Woman of Beaumont, and a longtime member of St. Andrews Presbyterian Church. In her younger adult years, she enjoyed taking vacations with her husband to the mountains and also enjoyed taking art lessons and painting.

Survivors include her son, Gary Sherman and his wife, Ellen, of Eugene, Oregon; daughter, Janie Sherman Alley and her husband, Robert, of Huffman; brothers, Thomas Sandidge and his wife, Beth, of Allen and Louis Sandidge and his wife, Carmelene, of Navasota; grandchildren, Christopher Sherman; Shelli Flynn and her husband, Dillon; Jillian Bailey and her husband, Dustin; Tyler Alley; and Austin Alley; and three great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents; Mary Lou Sandidge and her husband, T.A. Sandidge; husband, C.L. “Sonny” Sherman; and son, Richard Sherman.

A gathering of Mrs. Sherman’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. Her funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 1350 North 23rd Street, Beaumont, with a gathering to follow in the Parlor. A graveside service will be at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday at Magnolia Cemetery, 2291 Pine Street, Beaumont.

The family would like to express the most sincere appreciation to special friends, Chad and Tammy Bromley and their children Reese and Mallory for their dedication to her care; to Sharon Hartford for assisting with administrative issues, as well as Riceland Hospice, and Riceland Hospital in Winnie and especially Patricia Hayes with SETX homecare for her dedication and friendship.

Memorial contributions may be made to the New Caney New Horizons Resale Shop and Activity Center, P.O. Box 711, New Caney, Texas 77357 or online at

Gathering of Family and Friends
Broussard's Mortuary - Major Dr.
1605 N. Major Drive Beaumont, TX 77713
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Service
St. Andrews Presbyterian Church
1350 North 23rd Street Beaumont, TX 77706
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
1:00 p.m.
Gathering to Follow in the Parlor
St. Andrews Presbyterian Church
1350 North 23rd Street Beaumont, TX 77706
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Graveside Service
Magnolia Cemetery
2291 Pine Street Beaumont, TX 77703
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
3:00 p.m.

Comments (1)

  • NL

    20 June 2018 at 21:13 | #

    My sincere condolences to the family at this difficult time. May you all seek God for comfort, peace, strength and support (2 Cor 1:3).


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