William "Bill" Sherrill, 76, of Theodosia, MO died Saturday, February 23, 2019
in Cox Health Branson. The time and date for a celebration of life service will
be announced at a later date.
William Joel Sherrill was born Wednesday, September 23, 1942 in Licking, MO
to Lester and Berda Pearl (Saylors) Sherrill. He attended school in Licking
and went to the Licking High School. While in Licking, he met Margaret
Seidmeyer. They were married November 17, 1962 in Salem, AR. Bill and
Margaret moved to Fenton, MO where he was employed by Chrysler
Automotive Assembly. He worked for Chrysler for thirty years and retired in
1995. That same year he and Margaret moved to Theodosia.
Bill's great passion was teaching and calling square dancing. He was a 'take
charge' man with a booming voice, big smile and great sense of humor. His
ability to teach and call square dancing created a demand for him over the
country. He had a fun side and a zest for life and helping others. He was
very devoted and caring to his family and a long list of friends. In his spare
time, he was a Ham Radio buff, golfer, fisherman and was very fond of
boating. He was a member of the Amateur Radio Club, Theodosia Country
Club and was of the Baptist Faith.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret of Theodosia, two sons, Ron Sherrill and
wife, Robin of Forsyth, Don Sherrill and wife, Paula of St. Louis, MO; a sister,
Donna Foste and husband, Ben of Lincoln, MO; five grandchildren, Christina,
Jonathan, Samantha, Timmothy and Jessica and one great-grandson, Josiah
He is preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Gary Sherrill.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral
Home, Forsyth, MO.
Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home
15945 U.S. Hwy 160
Forsyth, MO. 65653
"There is a Difference"
William "Bill" Sherrill
September 23, 1942 - Febuary 23, 2019