Visitation: From 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday, December 17, at Holland Barry & Bennett
Funeral Home in Lincoln (with David)
6 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home (with David)
Funeral home: Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral
Sheryl Lou (VanCleve) Hudson, 55, of Lincoln,
passed away December 11, 2015, at Memorial Medical
Cremation rites will be accorded. Visitation will be
from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. Thursday, December 17,
2015, at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home in
Lincoln. Memorial services will be at 6 p.m.
Thursday also a the funeral home with Pastor Larry
Sheryl was born April 12, 1960, in Beardstown, the
daughter of Raymond Dean and Barbara (Brown) Smith.
She married David Lee Hudson Sr. in December of
1979. Their love story crossed many boundaries and
years. In September of 2014, they renewed their vows
before God and their families. Just 18 hours after
Sheryl passed away, David joined her. Unable to
spend even 24 hours apart, Sheryl and David were
reunited for eternity.
Sheryl was a member of Open Arms Christian
Fellowship. She was employed at Community Action
where she served as the Senior Nutrition and
Transport Coordinator for 15 years. She then retired
from Mission Mart after several years. She also at
on the United Way Board for several years. Sheryl
enjoyed shopping, especially thrifting. She always
had time and abundant love for her grandchildren.
They were her sunshine, the light of her life.
Sheryl was a giving person. She always made sure
that anyone that she knew of was taken care of. She
went above and beyond to provide anything she could
to someone in need, especially love.
Surviving are her mother Barbara Smith of Lincoln, children: Shawn VanCleve
(Linda), David Hudson II (Andrew), Dawn "Nikki" Hudson, and Christa Hudson all
of Lincoln, grandchildren: Tyler VanCleve, Kolton Hartman, Kelci Hartman, Autumn
VanCleve, and Kyleigh VanCleve; great-grandson Konnor VanCleve; sisters Paula
Gossett(Geoff) of Lincoln, Teresa Hawkins (Jeff) of Lincoln, and Carrie Harper
of Springfield, brothers Darrell VanCleve of Lincoln, and Jake VanCleve of
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, her father, and her brother
Memorial donations may be made to Open Arms Christian Fellowship or to the Logan
County Food Pantry and will be accepted at the funeral home.
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