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Sherman Washington

Sherman Washington

Monday, March 26th, 1951 Thursday, July 18th, 2019

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Obituary for Sherman Lee Washington

Sherman Lee Washington was born March 26, 1951 to Wilhelmina Pinckney and Sherman Washington in Jacksonville, Florida. He confessed Christ in 1977 and attended Second Missionary Baptist Church. Sherman graduated Old Stanton High School, Class of 1969.

Sherman departed this life on July 18, 2019. He was preceded in death by his father, Sherman Washington; and a best friend, William Taylor (Bean).

Sherman was an owner of American Cares Lawn Service, which he put his heart in every yard he cared for. He had the opportunity to go on live tour with Michael Jackson and other live bands. He loved music and he was a collector of fine memorable art. He also loved his car, which was a gold classic Mercedes Benz.

Sherman is survived by his mother, Wilhelmina Pinckney; brother, Lloyd Washington; children, Shannon Townsend (Joe), Shermon Washington and Myra Edwards (Christen); grandchildren, Tracy II, Trevor, Sean, Corey and Harper; great-grandson, Travis; sisters, Rosetta Chambers (Al) and Annie Mae Cook (Thomas); aunts, Althair Ansley, Elizabeth Bradford (Tommie), Mable Wilson, Alice Porter and Kathleen Burk; uncles, Clemson Pinckney (Carol) and Sylvester Pinckney (Vivian); and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

The funeral service for Sherman Lee Washington will be held 11 AM, Thursday, July 25th, 2019 at the Funerals By T. S. Warden - Samuel C. Rogers, Jr. Memorial Chapel 4315 N Main St Jacksonville, FL 32206. The visitation will be 10:00 - 11:00 AM, Thursday, July 25th, 2019 at the Funerals By T. S. Warden - Samuel C. Rogers, Jr. Memorial Chapel 4315 N Main St Jacksonville, FL 32206. Private Interment. Please sign the family guest book and view the video tribute @ www.tswarden.com. Arrangements in care of Tyrone S. Warden, FDIC, 4315 N. Main Street, 765-1234

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, July 25th, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    Funerals By T. S. Warden - Samuel C. Rogers, Jr. Memorial Chapel
    4315 N Main St
    Jacksonville, FL
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Thursday, July 25th, 2019
    10:00am - 11:00am
  • Service

    Thursday, July 25th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Funerals By T. S. Warden - Samuel C. Rogers, Jr. Memorial Chapel
    4315 N Main St
    Jacksonville, FL
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Thursday, July 25th, 2019
    11:00am

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Arthur L brown

Shannon u have my condolence yo u and fMily
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Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. The Durkeeville Historical Society
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Michael and Ava

Mike and I send our love and condolences to you. We know he will be missed but just remember the wonderful memories you have. May God continue to keep you and bless you in this time of bereavement.
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The Carter Family

Please allow the God of all comfort to shower you with the comfort needed during your sadness. Treasure the hope he offers all who exercise faith in his only-begotten Son, everlasting life free of all sickness and death. May we all, including the entire Washington family, plan to benefit from the priceless sacrifice offered in our behalf! (John 3:16)
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Gwen Takeall

Condolences to Sherman’s family and loved ones. Be comforted by the loving memories you share.
Class of 1969 New Stanton Senior High School.
Gwen Takeall
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