Yvonne Sherrill

October 07, 1936 - January 18, 2020

Yvonne Sherrill

Yvonne Sherrill, 83, of Winnie, died Saturday, January 18, 2020, at Riceland Medical Center, Winnie. She was born on October 7, 1936, in Wharton, to Minnie Ridenour Bennetsen and Emil Asea Bennetsen. Yvonne enjoyed cooking, going to Winnie Trade Days, and spending time with her great-grandchildren. She loved all of her ducks, chickens, and Emus, especially Tiny, her favorite Emu. Yvonne also enjoyed collecting antiques and elephant figurines.

Survivors include her husband of sixty-five years, Earl Lloyd Sherrill; son, Kevin Sherrill, of Bridge City; grandchildren, Tyler Ladner and his wife, Lisa, of Port Neches and Kaylon Brack and her husband, Ryan, of Orangefield; great-grandchildren, Kortni Gunn; Kamryn Brack; Jenna Ladner; and Madilyn Brack; sister, Gaynell Koehn, of Colorado; nieces, Cyndi Thornton and her husband, Steve and Terri King and her husband, Richard; and nephews, Michael Koehn and his wife, Stephanie and Mark Koehn and his wife, Tiffany.

She is preceded in death by her parents and daughter-in-law, Gayla Sherrill.

A gathering of Mrs. Sherrill’s family and friends will begin at 12:00 p.m., with her funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, January 25, 2020, at Hope Lutheran Church, 1322 9th Street, Winnie. Her interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery, Winnie.


Gathering of Family and Friends
Hope Lutheran Church
1322 9th Street, Winnie, Texas 77665
Saturday, January 25, 2020
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Funeral Service
Hope Lutheran Church
1322 9th Street, Winnie, Texas 77665
Saturday, January 25, 2020
2:00 p.m.
Fairview Cemetery
223 Cemetery Dr Winnie, TX 77665

Comments (6)

  • William &Eileen Markentell

    22 January 2020 at 16:02 | #

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all .


  • Jeanette & Roland Weekly

    21 January 2020 at 19:39 | #

    So sorry to hear about Miss Yvonne. Always such a sweet lady. Prayers for you all!


  • Roger and Amy Hampton

    21 January 2020 at 12:27 | #

    I have great memories of her and all the functions with Kevin along the years. Brought about 8 of us to see Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts (Movie) when we around 12!! Thoughts and Prayers for the family


  • Bryan Porter

    19 January 2020 at 23:59 | #

    Kevin and family my family and I are so sorry for your loss.


  • Carrie Gaspard and Jermaine Bronson

    19 January 2020 at 21:35 | #

    We are going to miss you GOD'S got your back


  • Doug and Sandy Choate

    19 January 2020 at 20:32 | #

    I remember all the fish fry's at my Daddy’s house, Leonard Rooks. A lot of fish stories., who caught the biggest fish. Fun times with family and friends.


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