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Kenneth "BIG SHERM" Sherman

1967 ~ 2023 (age 56) 56 Years Old

Kenneth "BIG SHERM" Sherman Obituary


Kenneth Allen Sherman, 56, was born in Gainesville, Florida to the late William Sherman Sr. and Patiserine Smith in 1967.  Kenneth Graduated from Chiefland High School Class of 1986, he played football and was very proud of the Chiefland Indians. Kenneth served in the United States Army from June 27, 1986 to January 22, 1994. Kenneth was an independent contractor for Pritchett Trucking Company for over 15 years. He was affectionately known as “BIG SHERM”, he loved helping others and was an inspiration to many who came in contact with him.


Kenneth with the love in his heart and the memories that will be left with his wife of 36 years Tonya Ann Sherman. Children: Keionda Monique Sherman, Kenneth Sherman Jr., Domonique Sherman, and Jacquez Diante Sherman. Nine Grandchildren; Aaliyah McClellon, Rodney McClellon Jr., King Britt, Jamari Sherman, Damarion Sherman, MiaBailee Britt, Paislee Sherman, Ailani Sherman and Kenneth Sherman III. Sisters; Ruthie Brazil (JC), Linda Bennette (Harry), Doretha Williams (Rodney), Lisa Allen (Leonard), Jennifer Sherman, Donna Sherman, and Christie Sherman (Gene). Brothers; Jefferson Sherman (Edwina), Jasper Sherman (Anedra), Cecil Sherman and Willie Sherman. Mother-in-Law; Leverne Barbour (Sammie). Sisters-in-law; Kim Wesley (Tim), Sandra Byrd and Carletta Jones. Bothers-in-law; Ernest Dexter (Tamaria) and Sammie Lee Brown Jr.  A Special cousin; Robert Sherman and Frank Smith. A Host of Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, and friends.

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Public Viewing
September 22, 2023

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Redeeming Faith & Anointing Ministries
5619 SW 63rd BLVD
Gainesville, FL 32608

Farewell Ceremony
September 23, 2023

11:00 AM
Female Protective Temple
12610 NW 39th AVE
Gainesville, FL 32606


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