Reggie R. “Doc” Sherrill, 77, died following a brief illness on October 21, 2020. He was born on October 21, 1943, in Concord Township, Iredell County, to the late Tivis and Zora Pierce Sherrill.

He was married in 1973 to Carolyn Hall Sherrill. He was a member of the Class of 1963 of Scotts High School and a life-long member and former deacon of New Amity ARP Church in Scotts, N.C. He retired as a farmer, and was an employee of FCX Inc. and Deal-Rite Feeds Inc. He had a love of family, friends, horses and the Western way of life.

Survivors, in addition to his wife, are his daughter, Lee Ann Sherrill; his beloved dog, Mackey; aunt, Lois M. Beaver; brother, Jack Morrison; sisters, Carlene M. Morrison and Peggy M. Gabriel; in-laws, Dennis and Sandra H. Bollinger, Tommy and Mary Hall; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by sisters, Hazel M. Gilleland and Sylvia M. Roberts; sister-in-law, Bernice Morrison; and bothers-in law, Harold Gilleland, Jack Roberts, W. Jack Morrison and Lou Gabriel; and in-laws, Tom and Joan Hall.

Due to COVID-19 and for the protection of all, the family asks that those in attendance wear masks and observe social distancing. Graveside funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 25, 2020, at New Amity ARP Church with Rev. Dr. Earl Linderman and Rev. Brian Eades officiating. The address is 150 Logan-New Amity Road, Statesville, with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to New Amity ARP Church, Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 127, Scotts, NC 28699 or to a charity of one’s choice. Online condolences may be made to the family at

Troutman Funeral Home is serving the family.

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