Cecil Sherman, 48, of Big Spring, died Sunday May 4, , at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. The family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Myers & Smith Chapel.
He was born in Big Spring on Feb. 3, 1966 to Helen and Omer Sherman. He was a lifetime resident of Howard County. He worked as a heavy equipment operator for B & E Roustabout.
He is survived by his wife, Dafna Meyer of Big Spring; one daughter, Shayna Sherman and fiancĂ©e Brian Davis Sr.; one son, Brandon Olivetti of Big Spring; one step-daughter, Krystal Olivetti of Big Spring; his mother and step-father, Helen and Ronnie Richardson of Big Spring; two sisters, Teresa McGuire and husband Jerry of Big Spring and Janet Kilgore and husband Ben of Big Spring; one step-sister, Rhonda Lefever and husband David of Big Spring; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his father, Omer Sherman; one brother, Dewayne Sherman; and his grandparents. The family would like to give special thanks to both the staff of S & R Home Health and to the I.C.U. staff at Scenic Mountain Medical Center.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home and Chapel. Please pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com