SHERRY WHEAT Obituary – Jan. 8, 1953 – May 3, 2021


Sherry Jean Wheat, 68, of Henderson passed away Monday morning May 3, 2021 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Memorial services will be 7 p.m. Thursday, May 6, at Shackelford Funeral Directors – Crook Avenue with Bro. Rick Babbin officiating. The family will receive friends at Crook Avenue from 5-7 p.m. Thursday. In lieu of flowers memorials may be sent to Chester County Animal Hospital, payable to Chester County 4 Paws, at 952 West Main Street, Henderson, TN 38340 or mailed in care of, Jan Morris, 951 Hearn Street, Henderson, TN 38340.
She was born Jan. 8, 1953 in Jackson, the daughter of the late Vandon ‘Mann’ and Doris Parker Williams. She grew up in Jackson and attended Northside High School.
She married Dennis Dudley, Sr. on Sept. 22, 1969. They made their home in Jackson. He preceded her in death on Oct. 6, 2000. She worked at Ragan’s Convenience Store for many years. She was an avid animal lover. She was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother and a Baptist in belief.
She is survived by two daughters, Wendy Coady of Henderson and Chastity (Jeff) Harris of Henderson; a son, Dennis Dudley, Jr. of Jackson; four grandchildren, Madison McCaskill, Jake McCaskill, Levi Harris and Charlie Harris; one brother, Glenn Roberts of Jackson; two sisters, Janice (Vann) Webb and husband Vann of Brownsville and Donna Sutton of Paris; and a special Cousin, Jodie Parrish of Jackson.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her first husband, Dennis Dudley, Sr.