Jimmie Sherwood

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Jimmie Sherwood, 64, of Manila, died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at the Methodist University Hospital in Memphis. Born in Ardmore, Okla., he had been a Manila resident the past 20 years. He was a retired truck driver, of the Baptist faith, and a member of the Herman Davis American Legion Post 197, having served in the U.S. Navy.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Gonzales, and a stepdaugher, Cynthia Langston.

Survivors include his wife, Bertha Crabtree Sherwood of Manila; two stepdaughters, Lovetta Freeman of Manila and Vanessa Shirley of Monette; eight stepgrandchildren and several stepgreat- and great-great-grandchildren.

The family has requested private disposition.

Friends may sign the online guest register at www.howardfuneralservice.com.