Sherry Jo Cole, age 73, of Mena, died Saturday, January 2, 2016 in Hot Springs. She was born on Sept 3, 1942 to Merrell and Ruby Dee Hill Reams in Los Angeles.
Sherry loved her family and spending time with her grandchildren and her pets and enjoyed the outdoors; working in her flower beds, yard work and helping anyone in need. She was known by her family as a person with a very giving heart. Sherry was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friends and will be missed by all who knew her.
Sherry is survived by, her husband of 53 years, A.J. Cole of Mena; one son, Troy Cole of Springfield; one daughter, Mitzi and husband Sam Pearl of Watson; four grandchildren, Dalton Pearl and wife, Karen of Mena, Jenna Pearl of Watson, Bryce Cole and Charli Cole both of Springfield; two great grandchildren, Kaden Pearl and Krystal Pearl both of Mena; several nieces and nephews, and a host of other relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by, her parents and one son, Tracy Cole.
Funeral services will be Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. at the Concord Baptist Church in Ink with Brother Ron Ladd and Brother Jerry Taylor officiating. Interment will follow in the Concord Cemetery under the direction of Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena.Visitation will be general at the Bowser Family Funeral Home Chapel in Mena.
Pallbearers will be Troy Cole, Bryce Cole, Dalton Pearl, Sam Pearl, Ferrall Cole and Frank Golden.