Sherry Gayle Cripps, 73, of Alexandria passed away December 21, 2016 at St. Thomas Hospital, Nashville.
She was born September 14, 1943 in DeKalb County.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Robert J. Smith and Wilma McBride, grandparents, Luther and Ocie McBride, and one great-grandson, Noah John Roth.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Upper Helton Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Jerry Cripps of Alexandria; Children, David and his wife, Deborah Cripps, Lisa Cripps and Fiancé’ Chuck Parker all of Alexandria; Grandchildren, Daniel Cripps, Ashley and her husband, Caleb Roth, all of Alexandria and Nicholas and his wife Christian Underhill of Smithville; Great-grandchildren, Elizabeth and Ezra Roth.
The funeral was held Friday, December 23, 2016 at the Chapel of Anderson Funeral Home. Bro. Thurman Seber, and Bro. Jimmy Arms officiated with burial to follow in Hillview Cemetery.
Anderson Funeral Home, was in charge of the arrangements.