Obituary: Sherry Lee Diamond

January 1, 1947 – June 10, 2020

Sherry Lee Diamond, 73, of Shoals, passed away Wednesday, June 10, 2020, at IU Health Bloomington Hospital.

She was born January 1, 1947, in Shoals to Robert Leroy and Beulah Mae (Cundiff) Sheetz. She married William Carrico and he preceded her in death in 1996, then Hendley Diamond and he preceded her in death in 2019.

She was retired and was a former member of The Shoals Eagles and the Shoals V.F.W. Auxiliary.

Survivors include two sons, Jack (Marilyn) Carrico of Huntingburg and Brian (Lisa) Carrico of Bedford; two step-daughters, Julie Pemberton and Amy Gaines; six grandchildren, Heath Wright, Bradley (Hannah) Carrico, Travis (Elizabeth) Carrico, Andrew (Gabbie) Carrico, Summer (John) Martin
and Melissa Carrico; two step-granddaughters, Taylor Gaines and Emma Pemberton; great-grandchildren, Katelyn Wright, Haleigh and Mya Martin, Brienne Carrico, and Hendley Dixon; one sister, Ruth Ann Brinson of Lebanon, Indiana; one sister-in-law, Judy Sheetz of Jasper; and several nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death are her parents, one son Billy Joe Carrico; one daughter, Melissa Carrico; one brother, Douglas Sheetz; and a brother-in-law, Charles Brinson.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, June 13, 2020, at the Queen-Lee Chapel in Shoals with burial in the Trinity Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday at 11 a.m. until the time of service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

The Queen-Lee Chapel of the Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes is in charge of the arrangements.