MITCHELL – Dorothy Marie Sherwood, 88, passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2020, at her residence.
Born September 15, 1931, in Bedford, she was the daughter of Edward and Helen (Hawkins) Lambrecht. She married Ralph Edward Sherwood February 3, 1951, and he preceded her in death April 12, 2000.
Dottie was a former secretary of the Lawrence County Soil and Water Conservation. She was a member of Bryantsville Church of Christ, Lawrence County Art Association, Prim Priscilla Homemakers, Federated Women’s Club of Orleans, and Gideons Auxiliary. Dottie graduated from Shawswick High School in 1949. She enjoyed sewing, was an award winning artist and continued to paint up until her death. She was very devoted to her family, friends, and her Lord, Jesus.
Brian Edward (Marilyn) Sherwood of Mitchell
Leslie Paul (Christine) Sherwood of Bloomington
Elaine Kay (Greg) Anderson of Bloomington
Rosalie Joy Sherwood of Bloomington
Justin (Lori) Sherwood, Elise Sherwood, Lauren (Stephen) Voelkel, Caleb Anderson, Kristen Anderson, Chase Founds, and Hannah Founds
Her parents; husband; infant son, Timothy Sherwood; and brother, John Lambrecht, preceded her in death.
Funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, March 1, at Bryantsville Church of Christ. Burial will be in Bryantsville Church of Christ Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Saturday, at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center and from 1:00 p.m. until the service on Sunday at the church.
Memorial Gifts: Bryantsville Hunger Relief Project or Bryantsville Church of Christ