Sherley Ann Wadford
Sherley Ann Wadford
  • June 6, 1956 - December 13, 2017
  • Paris, Texas

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Sherley Ann Wadford, 61, of Paris, passed away Wednesday, December 13, 2017, at her home.

Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16th, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Rev. Bob Bush officiating. Burial will follow in Long Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 – 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Sherley, the daughter of Delbert and Audrey Myers Smith, was born June 6, 1956, in Paris.

She graduated from Prairiland High School and received her LVN certification from Paris Junior College where she later received her RN degree.

Her career in healthcare spanned many years working at Paris Nursing Home, fifteen years at St. Joseph’s Hospital, five years with May’s Home Health, Brentwood Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center and Stillhouse Nursing Home where she was employed at the time of her death.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Larry Joe Wadford on May 14, 2015, her father, Delbert Smith, on July 14, 2001, a sister, Wanda Kay Smith on Jan. 4, 1994, a brother, Bobby Dewayne Smith who passed away at birth, and two grandchildren, Shelbi Spradlin and Stephanie Pitcock.

Survivors include her mother, Audrey Smith of Paris, three children, Jennifer Cato & husband Jammie of Powderly, Selena Saunders & husband Josh of Talco and Leandrea Wadford and husband Keith Darnell of Talco, grandchildren; Landon Williams, Lloyd Williams, Ryan Williams, Haley Spradlin, Courtney Spradlin, Heather Spradlin, Brandon Asbery and Devin Asbery, eight step-grandchildren, two great grandchildren, siblings; David Lee Smith & wife Louise of Paris and Shelia Samis & husband Lymon of Paris, sisters-in-law; Judy Grimes of Powderly, Teresa Brockway of Paris and Beverly Yell of Rowlett along with many nieces, nephews and cousins and a host of friends.

Casket bearers will be: Josh Saunders, Joseph Cedrone, Daniel Garess, Devin Carden, Mike McClain and Keith Darnell.