Sherri Stancell(1955 - 2013)

Sherri Hawkins Stancell

Travelers Rest

Sherri Hawkins Stancell, 57, of Travelers Rest, died Wednesday, June 12, 2013.

Born in Greenville, she was a daughter of Joe E. Hawkins and the late Wilma Jean Hollingsworth Hawkins.

Ms. Stancell was a member of Truth Missionary Baptist Church. She loved her grandchildren, nieces, nephews and Hudson.

In addition to her father, she is survived by stepmother, Malynda Hawkins; daughters, Michelle Smith (Jonathan) of Greenville and Jessica Woods (Jason) of Easley; grandchildren, Braden and Cooper Smith and Bree Woods; sisters, Kim Forrester (Ted) of Travelers Rest and Terri Hawkins of Easley; and special nephew, Jake Forrester.

Visitation will be held Saturday, June 15, 2013 from 12:30 p.m. until 1:45 p.m. at Truth Missionary Baptist Church with the funeral service following at 2:00 p.m. at the church. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park.

Memorials may be made to Cystinosis Research Foundation in care of Bree Forrester, 18802 Bardeen Avenue, Irvine, CA 92612.

Condolences may be made to the family by visiting

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest.

Funeral Home

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home - Northwest Chapel
6710 White Horse Road Greenville, SC 29611
(864) 294-6415

Published in The Greenville News on June 14, 2013