Cecil Sherman, 48, of Big Spring, died Sunday, May 4, 2014 at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. The family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. tonight 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, Râ€™Lonie Cole, Alexander Sherman and Brian Davis Jr.; 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