Saturday, November 8, 2014

Farewell Sherri Hilton

‎She passed away last night. Visitation Monday at Breeland funeral home in Canton from 5 to 7. Visitation again Tuesday at 1:00 followed by service at 2:00. All at Breeland.

State Treasurer Lynn Fitch issued this statement:


State Treasurer Lynn Fitch and the employees of the Office of the State Treasurer are deeply saddened about the passing of former colleague Sherri Hilton on Saturday November 8, 2014.  Hilton served as Communications Director for the Office of the State Treasurer from January 2012 to October 2013.  "Sherri was not only a valued employee, but a dear friend to all who knew her.  Her smile brightened every room she entered.  She will be remembered for her dedication to her profession, her husband Ken and her family and friends," said Treasurer Fitch.  "Our deepest condolences go out to Sherri's family."

13 comments:

Anonymous said...

Is this the lady who had Persnickity in Madison? R.I.P.

Anonymous said...

Is this the lady who had Persnickity in Madison? R.I.P.

Anonymous said...

She was such a sweetheart. Sure hate to hear this. Thinking of you, Ken.

Anonymous said...

She was such a sweetheart. Sure hate to hear this. Thinking of you, Ken.

Gena Stumbough said...

Love you sweet, dear Cousin. You have gone all too soon, but you made every minute count while you were here. Always part of me, and in my heart.

Anonymous said...

What happened?

Anonymous said...

I'm confused. She is 55 and it's says natural causes. Was it a heart attack? What 55 yo dies of unspecified natural causes. She is young. They need better reporting or just don't specify.

R.I.P. Sherri said...

12:35; your curiosity is irrelevant.

Susan cook said...

12:35. People have aneurisms, heart attacks all the time. We don't know why we lost her. We are all heartbroken. Please respect our feelings and let us find our answers. I can promise you that this is nothing more than a tragic, shocking unexpected loss of a happy, hardworking, beautiful person who lived and loved. God bless and prayers.

Pamela Turner said...

My thoughts and prayers are with your family. You were always so kind and helpful in Persnickety. You were an animal lover and a sweet precious lady. May you rest in peace. This is such sad news.

Bill Dilday said...

A friend just called and told me JJ was carrying news of the passing of Sherri Hilton. To say I am devastated is an understatement. She used to work for me at WJTV and was one of the warmest and most professional people I have ever met. Our relationship carried over after we both left the station as she, Ken and I became good friends. My deepest sympathy goes out to Ken and the rest of her family. We have lost a beautiful person.

Jennifer Griffin said...

Saddened to hear of Sherri's passing. She was a bright soul whose smile lit up a room. Talented reporter and wonderful individual. My sympathy and prayers go out to her family.

Rick Whitlow said...

So sorry to hear about the death of Sherri Hilton. I knew her during our days at WJTV when she was Sherri Tate. Such a wonderful lady and professional talent. My thoughts and prayers are with her and her family.

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