Sara (Earle) Sherer

May 2, 1934 ~ October 15, 2021 (age 87)


Sara Earle Sherer, 87 of Troutman died Friday, October 15 2021. She was born in Clover S.C. on May 2 1934 to the late Lewis Blease Earle and Arlie McCarter Earle.

 Graduated from Clover High School with honors in 1952. Sara took her love of people and math to Erskine College and graduated with honors. She worked one year post graduate as an assistant to the Dean of Women. Sara taught math off and on for 28 years beginning at Tryon High School and retired from South Iredell High School. She was beloved by her students. She enjoyed sponsoring clubs like Student Council and Beta club.

 Sara married her loving husband Rev. Robert (Bob) Sherer on May 31, 1957. She enjoyed working in the church through women’s groups and youth groups. Sara was an avid gardener and was known for her roses.

 She is survived by her husband Bob, daughter Lynn Sherer of the home, son Blane Sherer of Asheville; Grandchildren: Amber Sherer of Greenville S.C., Celeste Sherer Farmand (Christopher) of Austin Texas; Great grandchildren Julian Priester and Paisley Farmand; Siblings: Wilmer Earle (Betty dec.), Tommy Earle (Rachel), Barbara (John), Peggy (sister-in-law), Bobby (Donna), Dianne Wallace (Ron) and a cousin who was like a sister Charlotte Jackson (Dick). She was survived by many nieces and nephews, cousins and friends who loved her dearly. Proceeded in death by her mother, Arlie Earle, her father, Blease Earle and her brother Leonard Earle.

 Services will be held at Statesville First ARP Church at 2pm on Friday, October 22 2021. With receiving to follow.

The family requests in lieu of flowers memorials be sent to New Perth A.R.P. Church in Troutman or Statesville First A.R.P Church.  The Family is being served by Troutman Funeral Home.

The family requests masks to be worn.

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Funeral Service
October 22, 2021

2:00 PM
First ARP Church (Statesville)


First ARP Church
PO Box 1607, Statesville NC 28687

New Perth ARP Church
PO Box 457, Troutman NC 28166

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