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Sherry Lee Hutcheson

Sherry Lee Hutcheson, 53, of Harrisburg, IL, passed away on Saturday, October 16, 2021 in Memorial Hospital of Carbondale. Sherry was born on November 29, 1967, in McLeansboro, IL, the daughter of Samuel Austin Smith and Patsy Knight. She greatly enjoyed fishing and was a caring and devoted grandmother.

Survivors include the love of her life Marty Ray Ellis of Harrisburg, IL; mother Carol Ann Smith of Carmi, IL; children, Amber (Harold Goodyear) Carr of Harrisburg, IL; Hannah (Perry Shelton) Carr of Owensboro, Ky and Dakota Ellis of Harrisburg, IL; grandchildren, Trenton, Abbigail, Issabella, Isaac, Shalynn and Kenzie; siblings, Samantha Knight of Eldorado, IL, Patricia Drone of Norris City, IL, Samuel Smith Jr. of St. Louis, MO, William (Lora) Smith of Carmi, IL, Josh (Crystal) Smith of Norris City, IL, Susan (Phillip Todd) Roberts of Norris City, IL, and Tanya (Cole) Peterson of Norris City, IL and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Samuel Smith and a grandchild, Ethan Carr.

Private family services will be held. Campbell Funeral Home in Carmi, IL has been entrusted with the arrangements.


Campbell Funeral Services – Carmi
609 West Main Street
Carmi, IL 62821