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Don Sherwood
  • Dollywood Imagination Library Fund c/o Maryville Kiwanis Club
    576 Foothills Plaza Dr.
    Maryville, TN 37801
  • Blount County Young Life
    PO Box 5284
    Maryville, TN 37802

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“Sorry for your loss, your family is in our thoughts and prayers. ”
1 of 19 | Posted by: Robert and Annie Smith

“Don's East High Classmates mourn his death and will remember him in our prayers and thoughts. We are so sorry. Sylvia Sproul, Corresponding Sec....Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Sylvia Sproul - Lenoir City, TN

“Dear Pat, We were very sorry for your lost. We enjoyed chatting and catching up with you two at the basketball games. Don, was a true southern...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Barbara & Gary Owens - Knoxville, TN

“Pat,Just learned of your loss through East High info. Our families shared wonderful memories through Holston Hills days, UT, Tellico Village. May you...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“Pat, I'm so sorry to hear about Don's passing.....You will be in my prayers asking the Lord to bring you comfort and peace...You and Don were...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: Debra Scarbrough - Louisivlle, TN

“Don was such a wonderful man and always so very kind to me. Knew him my whole life and enjoyed later working for/with him briefly as an adult. He...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Dan Anderton, Jr. - Knoxville, TN

“Dear Pat, Please accept our deepest sympathy for your loss. We always remember dear Don's beautiful smile. Wish we could be there for his funeral....Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Farah Mckerley - Southlake, TX

“We are sorry for your loss and know this will be a loss for all. He was a good man, a rare commodity today. ”
8 of 19 | Posted by: Van, Donna, and Kate - Knoxville

“Pat and family, I am holding you all in the Light as you grieve Don's death. I know you will miss him but I know you will also remember all the good...Read More »
9 of 19 | Posted by: Ed King - Pittsboro, NC

“Dear Mrs. Sherwood, Susan and Family, My deepest sympathy for your loss. Mr.Sherwood was such a nice man. He always had kind words to say and a...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: Susan Finch Gamble - Knoxville, TN

“Dear Pat and family, So very sad to read of your loss. I have many fond memories of the both of you being in my store. I have all of you in my...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: Andy Morton - Virginia Beach, VA

“Dear Pat, I am so sorry to hear of Don's passing. You will always be in my memories, thoughts and prayers. May God's love and peace be with you ...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: David Stanley - Oak Ridge, TN

“sorry about your loss worked with Don many years ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: Edward Arnwine - Luttrell ., TN

“Pat and family, Bob and I were so sorry to learn of Don's death. We have fond memories of the trips we took with you . C You are both wonderful...Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: Dottie and Bob Woodruff - TN

“I grew up with Don in Holston Hills and have great memories of our friendship. His brother Bobby and my brothers Tom and Dan played neighborhood...Read More »
15 of 19 | Posted by: Gary Drinnen - Mooresville, NC

“1 Corinthians 15:50-57 50 I declare to you, brothers, that flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God, nor does the perishable inherit the...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Mckerley & Noonan, P.C. - TN

“My prayers are sent out to all of the family. I have such fond memories of spending time at the house and the lake and being teased constantly by Mr....Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: Katy Rochelle Jett - Powell, TN

“My Prayers are with each and everyone at this time. My God be with you and give you strength.. Mary Kerley Co-Worker with Alan. ”
18 of 19 | Posted by: Mary Kerley - Smyrna, TN - Friend

“Pat, my dear friend: My heart is heavy for your loss. May God hold you and your family close in the days and weeks and months ahead. Love, Fern ”
19 of 19 | Posted by: Fern Williams - Maryville, TN


Don Sherwood passed away September 3, 2015 at the age of 80 from pancreatic cancer. He is survived by Pat Sherwood, his wife of 57 years, his 3 children and spouses Susan & Michael McKerley, Eddie & Lindsay Sherwood and Alan & Michelle Sherwood; brother Bobby and Nancy Sherwood, and brother-in-law Wynne and Dorella Grubbs. Don was a loving Grandfather to 8 grandchildren from ages 3-25 and a beloved Uncle to 14 nieces and nephews. Born in Alcoa, Don grew up in Knoxville, was a graduate of the University of Tennessee, and a resident of Maryville for over 50 years. Don managed family owned Maryville Furniture Company and was always a proud supporter of the community. He was a past President of Maryville Kiwanis Club, where he was a member for over 40 years. He served as President of the Blount County Chamber of Commerce. Don also served several years on the University of Tennessee Legislative Council as well as president of the Tennessee Retail Furniture Association. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Maryville. He will be remembered as a strong, hard-working family man of the Christian faith who loved and enjoyed his family. Memorials may be made to Dollywood Imagination Library Fund c/o Maryville Kiwanis Club 576 Foothills Plaza Dr. Maryville, TN 37801 or Blount County Young Life, PO Box 5284, Maryville, TN 37802. Memorial service will be held Sunday at 2:00pm with visitation at 3:00-5:00pm at Smith Trinity Chapel with Rev. Charles Ballard and Rev. Emerson Wiles officiating. Interment was at Grandview Cemetery. Smith Funeral and Cremation Service, 1402 Tuckaleechee Pike, Maryville, TN 37803; 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com.