Born In: Kentville, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: December 9th, 2012
Sherry Lynn Evans - 54, of Canning, Kings County, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Sunday, December 9, 2012 in Evergreen Home for Special Care, Kentville. Born in Kentville, she was a daughter of Mrs. Doris Rogers, Centreville. Sherry was a devoted wife and mother and will be sadly missed by her family, community and friends. She had been employed with Duguid Jewelry Store, Kentville and later worked with Cornwallis and District High School and Northeast Kings Educational Centre. She was a Brownie leader and a 30 year member of the Canning Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. She enjoyed dancing, cooking, music and especially camping. Sherry loved children and her dog Sophie. She is survived by her husband, Michael “Mike”; two daughters, Michelle (fiancé, Matt Johnson), Halifax; Andrea (Scott) Gates, Weston; a grandson, Dirk Gates; a sister, Debbie (Greg) Griffin, New Minas; a brother, Michael (Dale), Kentville; several nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. Visitation was held from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, December 11, 2012 in the White Family Funeral Home, Kentville, where the funeral service, followed by a reception, was held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 12, 2012, Reverend Mary Anne Doherty-Fleet - Chaplain officiating. A private family interment took place at Habitant Cemetery, Habitant, Kings County. The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to the staff of Evergreen Home for Special Care for their care, kindness and compassion. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory may be made to the Evergreen Home for Special Care - Residents Society. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville. On-line inquiries may be directed to www.whitefamilyfuneralhome.com.