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Myrna (Crouch) Sherrill

September 24, 1937 ~ June 27, 2019 (age 81)

            Myrna Crouch Sherrill, 81, of Millersville Road, Taylorsville, departed this life on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at Gordon Hospice House.

            Myrna was born September 24, 1937 in Alexander County at the family home in the Drum Stand Community. She was the fourth and youngest child of the late Parks M. Crouch and Laura E. Drum Crouch.

            She was an active and life long member of Elk Shoals Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, serving as deacon and church treasurer.

            Myrna retired from Wachovia Bank, N.A. in 1997 after twenty-nine years.

She was serving as Asst. Vice President and Branch Manager of the Taylorsville office at the time of retirement. Prior to joining Wachovia she worked for eleven years in the business office of the local community hospital. She graduated from Stony Point High School in 1955 and attended night school for eight years at the community college during her working career. She was active in the education division of the American Bankers Assn., (A.I.B.), serving as Treasurer, First and Second Vice President, and President of the Catawba Valley Region, serving fifteen counties in the Catawba Valley region of NC.  

While employed she also served as a volunteer officer in multiple posts and chief volunteer officer of the local United Way as well as treasurer for fifteen years with the local Red Cross chapter. She enjoyed retirement, spending time in travels, church activities and time with her family.

            In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, J. Daniel Sherrill; sister, Katy C. Cowan; brothers, Melvin and Alton Crouch.

Those left to cherish and honor her memory include: her son, J. Dale Sherrill and wife, Jill, of Taylorsville; grandson, Seth W. T. Sherrill of Taylorsville; sister-in-law, Sally S. Poole of Taylorsville; brother-in-law, Ben W. Sherrill and wife, Carol, of Winston-Salem; and a number of nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held at 4 p.m., Sunday, June 30, 2019 at Adams Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Walter Flemming and Dr. Earl Linderman will officiate. Burial will follow in the Concord Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. prior to the service.

The family requests memorials be made to: Elk Shoals Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church Building Fund, 2850 Elk Shoals Church Loop, Stony Point, NC 28678 or the charity of choice.

            Condolences may be sent to: www.adamsfunerals.com.

            Adams Funeral Home and cremation services is honored to be serving the Sherrill Family.

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