Mary Lea Sherrill


Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

Mary Lea Sherrill, surviving spouse of Rev. Shirley Sherrill, died on Monday, December 21, 2015. She is survived by three daughters, Adrienne Cupples of Boston, MA, Shirley Ann Hurley of Santa Barbara, CA, and Linda Lee Sherrill of Ryegate Corner, VT; by four grandchildren; and by four great grandchildren.  Rev. Shirley Sherrill died in 2002. Condolences may be sent to Shirley Ann Hurley, 3162 Calle Fresno, Santa Barbara, CA 93105.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 13 at 2pm at First United Methodist Church, 205 E. Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101.    

Shirley and Mary Lea served San Francisco: 1st Clay, Selma, Santa Rosa, Shasta District Superintendent, San Jose: Cambrian Park, Lodi First, Concord: Clayton; Concord: Bayview, and Concord before retiring in 1982.

Memorial gifts may be made in Mary Lea’s name to Bowdon First UMC, PO Box 187, Bowdon, GA 30108.

Bishop Warner Brown
California-Nevada Conference
P.O. Box 980250
West Sacramento, CA 95798-0250


California-Nevada Conference
1350 Halyard Drive
West Sacramento, CA 95691
(916) 374-1500