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Sheria J. Dyess

Tyler, Texas

Mar 24, 1943 – Apr 1, 2021 (Age 78)


March 24, 1943
April 1, 2021
Tyler, Texas


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Burks-Walker-Tippit Funeral Directors - Tyler Obituary

Services for Sheria J. Dyess, 78, of Tyler, will be held on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Jackson's Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home with Johnny Harden officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service from 1:00 to 2:00 PM.


Burial will follow at Carmel Cemetery in Smith County, under the direction of Jackson's Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home.


 Sheria passed away on Thursday, April 1, 2021 in Tyler.


 She was born March 24, 1943 in Tyler to Charlie and Martha Taylor Cox.


Sheria was married to George Dyess for 60 years, they shared a very loving relationship.  She was a homemaker and a member of the Woodland Hills Baptist Church for many years. Sheria loved her children and grandchildren, was kind hearted and a lover of life and family.  She loved all holidays or any excuse to gather her family.  Her greatest love was for her husband, George.


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by grandchildren, Stetson and Cheyenne Dyess.


Sheria is survived by her husband, George; sons, Bobby Dyess and wife Carol of Chandler, Keith Dyess of Richmond, VA., and Billy Joe Dyess of Corsicana; daughter, Misti Gomez and husband Margarito of Tyler; grandchildren, Sheria Gudino and husband Jose of Tyler, Brandi Smith of Tyler and Dakota Smith and wife, Elizabeth of Mineola; great-grandchildren, Alexis and Adrian Gudino, Makenna, Skeyler, Charlie and E.J. Smith


Pallbearers will be Melvin Phelps, Lee Anderson, James Malone, Dakota Smith, Jose Gudino and Josh Denuse.


Honorary pallbearers will be Kevin Wade and Roddrick Johnson.

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I love you Sheria. You took care of me when I was little and loved me as your own. You cared for me when I had Teresa so I know you will take care of each other in Heaven. I love you!

We love your sweet mama so very much and cherish our sweet memories.
Cathy, Angela and Julie

We spent our childhood together, you were there when I came home from the hospital when I was born, taught me to ride a bicycle, rides down Broadway when I was older in that new Plymouth, I remember so much about you. Sweet cousin you will be missed!!! Rest In Peace.