Johnnie Joseph Sherment
Memorial services for Johnnie Joseph Sherment, 99, longtime resident of Henryetta, will be Friday, Jan. 10, at 11 a.m. at Integrity Chapel. Arrangements are under the direction of Integrity Funeral Service. Mr. Sherment was born June 15, 1920, in Okmulgee to Fritz and Martha Ann Sherment. He died Sunday, Dec. 22, in Henryetta. He married Wanda Crabtree on Sept. 5, 1939, in Eufaula. He was a veteran of WWII serving as a Seaman First Class in the United States Navy. He received the Victory Medal in the Asiatic-Pacific. Survivors include one daughter, DiAnna L. Gavras and husband John; six grandchildren, Robyn Pippin Franklin and husband Eddie, Annette James and husband John, Chris Gavras wife Sally, Craig Gavras and wife Monica, Randy Williams and wife Karen, and Kevin Williams and wife Peggy; nephew, Steve Sherment; nieces, Sue Giessmann and Karen Watkins; as well as other nieces and all of his great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Wanda; two daughters, Jonna Pippin and husband Bobby and Linda Williams; two brothers, Steve Sherment and Pete Sherment; and three sisters, Katherine, Mary and Christine; and good friend, Millie Bradshaw.