Sheryl Lee McWatters, 63, of Interlachen, passed from this life on Saturday, September 16, 2023, at her home following an extended illness. She was a native of Schenectady, NY and had lived in Interlachen since 1999. Sheryl had worked as a bartender and was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagle’s #3822 as well as the American Legion Post 293. She was also a volunteer for Fire Station 17. Sheryl was of the Christian faith. She was an avid BINGO player and enjoyed garage sales and flea markets.
She is preceded in death by her mother and stepfather who raised her, Leon and Bernadine Grandy, and siblings, Gary Grandy, Dawn Sandoval, Roger Peabody, and Barbara Grandy.
She is survived by her husband of 7 years, James “Jimmy” McWatters, children, Rachelle Flinchum (Jason), Travis McWatters, Tonya Stern, and Raymond Presley (Megan), stepson, Billy McWatters (Rebecca), siblings, Kelly Freire, Renee Freire, Michael Grandy, Chris Grandy, Tim Grandy and Michele LaPointe, grandchildren, Makayla and Antonio Serrano, Kolton Presley, and Kendall and Kyle Holland, great-grandchildren, Cole and Abigail as well as dear friend and “BFF”, Ruth Bahr.
The family would like to thank Community Hospice for their care and compassion. And a special thank you to Sheryl’s aid, Karrie, who became like family.
A memorial service celebrating Sheryl’s life will be on Saturday, October 14, 2023 at 1:00 P.M at First Baptist Church in Interlachen with Pastor Chris White officiating. The family will receive friends at the church from 12:30 P.M until the time of services.
Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Sheryl’s Book of Memories page at www.johnsonoverturffunerals.com .
Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Interlachen.