Sherrie Lynn Brown, age 50, of Nottawa, passed away Sunday, Jan. 3, 2010, at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo.
She was born June 19, 1959, in Sturgis, a daughter to Robert and Della (Marchand) McDaniel.
Sherrie had been a resident of Nottawa for the past six months and had previously been a resident of Sturgis most of her life.
She had been employed as an aide for Sturgis Home Health Care and Thurston Woods Village.
Sherrie was a member of New Beginnings Church and enjoyed music and being with her many friends. She was a caring person and would give most anything she had to help others in need.
Surviving are her husband, Thomas Brown of Nottawa; a daughter, Amanda Griffin of Sturgis; two sons, Kenneth Harrington of Burr Oak and Colton Stevens of Sturgis; two grandchildren, Garrett Sparks and Billy Daughtry; her parents, Robert and Della McDaniel of Constantine; maternal grandmother, Ruth Marchand of Centreville; stepbrothers Bill (Connie) McDaniel and Bobby McDaniel, both of Constantine; and a niece, Kylar McDaniel.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Tara Sparks.
The family will receive friends and relatives from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday at New Beginnings Church, 63022 N. M-66, Sturgis.
Funeral services celebrating the life of Sherrie Brown will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the church, with the Rev. Randy Evans officiating. Cremation will follow the services.
Memorial donations may be directed to the Brown family, 26000 Zarza Lane, Nottawa, MI 49075.
Her obituary is also at www.hackmanfamilyfuneralhome.com, where personal messages of support may be left for the family.