Chal “Reid” Sherrill, 82, of Mooresville, N.C., passed away on Friday, April 16, 2021, at Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center. He was born on July 10, 1938, in Iredell County, N.C., to the late Chal Lee Sherrill and Jean Mundy Sherrill.
Mr. Sherrill was a veteran serving in the U.S. Navy. He was a 1956 graduate of Mooresville High School and a 1965 graduate of Catawba College. He was retired from Ingersoll-Rand in Davidson. He was a lifelong member of Central United Methodist Church in Mooresville. He was also a 50-year member of the Mooresville Lion’s Club; where he served as president, secretary, and director. He was district cabinet secretary and treasurer for Lions Club District Governor Shaw Brown.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, June Irby Sherrill; and sisters, Nancy Lee Hill and Juanita Killian.
Mr. Sherrill is survived by his stepchildren, Danni Dowell (Eric), Phillip Wally (Beverly), and Jon Wally (Lynda); sister, Brandon Sherrill Kaigler; and grandchildren, Meredith Martin, Matt Wally (Mary), Mark Wally, Hannah Norton (Nick), Kirsten Dowell, Erin Wally, and Josh Wally; great grandchildren, John Wally, Jett Martin, Dax Martin; and special nieces and nephews.
A Memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, April 28, at Central United Methodist Church with Rev. Randy Sherrill officiating. Inurnment with military honors will follow the service in the Central United Methodist Church Columbarium.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to NC Lions Camp Dogwood, PO Box 39, Sherrills Ford, NC 28673 or Central United Methodist Church General Fund, 214 N. Academy Street, Mooresville, NC 28115.
Cavin-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the Sherill family. Condolences may be made to the family at www.cavin-cook.com.