Sherry A.P. Brown

Ms. Sherry Ann Pope Brown of Petersburg, departed this life on Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at Southside Regional Medical Center in Petersburg. Ms. Brown was born on Sept. 15, 1962, to the late Charles R. Brown and Carrie L. Pope. She was educated in the Petersburg Public School System and continued her education in Job Corp., where she received a certificate in nursing assistance.

Ms. Brown leaves to cherish fond memories: her son, Bryant Lee Brown and Kendell J. Brown; a devoted friend, Standish J. Brown; sisters, Carol Pope, Deborah Brown, Angela Pope and Donna Pope; brothers, Charles Pope, Steven Brown, Henry Brown (Sharron) and Joel Pope (Lynette). She also leaves two aunts, Rosa Adams (Ronald) of Pittsburg, Pa., Mary Daisy Fitzgerald of Amelia; a very special friend, Barbara Morse; and a host of nieces; nephews; great-nieces; great-nephews; other relatives; and friends.

Services for Ms. Sherry A. Brown will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, 2013, at the Chapel of J.M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment Inc., 102 South Ave., Petersburg, the Rev. Henry Brown and the Rev. Sharon Brown, eulogist. Interment to follow at Wilkerson Memorial Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at 220 N. Jefferson St., Petersburg.

Family members and friends are invited to pay final tribute to Ms. Brown and watch the funeral services live online at

Funeral arrangements entrusted to the staff of J.M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment Inc., 102 South Ave., Petersburg, 804-732-8911,

Funeral Home

J M Wilkerson Funeral Establishment, Inc.
102 South Avenue  Petersburg, VA 23803

Published in The Progress-Index from Dec. 2 to Dec. 5, 2013