Sherri Yvonne Pollard (Williams) was born May 15th, 1955 in Ponca City, Oklahoma to Isiah Roland and Virginia A. Williams. She gained her wings on Febuary 6th, 2020 at the age of 64. Sherri was a prominate member of St. John Baptisit Church in Ponca City, Ok. She lover caring for her family and community.
Sherri married Raymond Pollard Sr. on April 7th, 1972. After a couple of years traveling over sees for her husband’s military tour in the Army; the two settled back in the States. Through their union they bore five children. During this time Sherri worked for Sears Roebuck & CO for many years. She later went into management for one of the world’s largest fast food chains. She work as a nursing assistant for Shawn Manor. Sherri was an avid community service working for Americorpe and during this time she decided to continue her education. In 2012 she completed her Associates of Arts degree through Phoenix University. Sherri last workforce journey wa Teaching Assistant for Pioneer Technology Center. She loved working with the students in the culinary program.
She is preceded in death by her father Isiah Roland, mother Virginia A. Williams, and sister Lucinda Swagert.
Those left to cherish her memories include her husband of 48 years Raymond Pollard Sr., son Raymond Pollard Jr. (Sandra), daughter Denise Gibbs (Robert), sisters Deborah Williams (Larry), Regina Gates, and Lucretia Lambert all of Ponca City, OK; daughters Syrah Pollard and Rashawna Pollard of Oklahoma City, OK; sister Valerie Abington of Ark City, KS, daughter Ramonda Mowdy (Joshua) of Greeley, CO, 12 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
A celebration of her life will be held Saturday Febuary 15th, 2020 at 11am at the Attuck’s Community Center located at 1001 So. 12th St. in Ponca City, OK 74601.