Channels, Sherilyn D.

December 12, 1951 - June 13, 2017

Sherilyn D. Channels, age 65, of Dallas, Texas passed away on June 13, 2017 in Plano, Texas. Sheri was born on December 12, 1951 in Inglewood, California and later moved to Texas to raise her family.

Sheri loved to laugh and sing; performing was her joy. She was also an avid painter and artist.  Some of her favorite things were, shopping, celebrating holidays with the ones she loved, reading a good book, playing Fantasy Golf, and cooking for her husband.  Sheri was beautiful inside and out and her most cherished love was her family. She is preceded in death by her father Jack C. Rollins and brothers, Biff Rollins and Warren Rollins.

She is survived by her husband of 20 years,  Mark E. Channels of Dallas; mother, Marilyn Rollins of Dallas; children, Traci Hawkins and husband, Charles of Dallas, Todd Zimmerman, Amy Taylor and husband, Chance of Colleyville, Cara Hubbell and husband, Scott of Trophy Club, and Matt Channels and wife, Ashley of Asheville, North Carolina; precious grandchildren, Malik Hawkins, Zaria Hawkins, Lyric Hawkins, Hadley Hawkins, Kayla Zimmerman, Kirsten Zimmerman, Ada Taylor, Brayden Hubbell and Deacon Hubbell; and great grandchildren Aiden, Ronnie, and Dylan.  She is also survived by her nephew, Nick Rollins and wife, Angie and their children Jillian and Jack of Long Beach, California; as well as her mother-in-law, Alice Lou Channels of Bettsville, Ohio and brother-in-law, Steve Channels and wife, Terry of Finley, Ohio.

The family will greet friends starting at 2:30 P.M., Friday, June 16, 2017 at First United Methodist Church of Irving with A Celebration of Life Service following at 3:00 P.M. with Dr. Jack Wallace officiating.

If desired, memorial donations may be made to  ForeverFITT a Non Profit that is dedicated to empowering people to live a life Free, Inspired, True and Thankful!!!  Make donations via email [email protected]

Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252

7 replies on “Channels, Sherilyn D.”

Johnetta Hudspeth says:

I am so very sorry for the loss of this special person who was loved by so many. So many of my teenage years were with Traci and her fun loving mom. She will be missed but never forgotten. God Bless you all during this time.

Jerri and Larry Zachary says:

Sheri was a beautiful lady, both inside and out! May God wrap His arms around you all tightly and show you His grace!
Larry and Jerri Zachary

Norma Mabry says:

Traci my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time of remembrance and grief. She is with our Lord and savior and you will reunite with her someday.

Sarah Tilotta says:

May God help your hearts begin to heal, give you the courage to face today and strength to celebrate her life and those she impacted and touched. Your family will be in our prayers.
-with Love,
Sarah Rendon Tilotta

Shemikwa Harmon says:

My prayers are with you all at this time. Weeping may endure for a night but Joy comes in the morning. Psalms 30:5 I know your hearts are broken but please take solace in the fact that God makes no mistakes. He will give you strength to endure. I love you Traci, Charles, Hadley, Lyric, Malik, and Zaria. I’m always here and you guys are always in my prayers.

Carleen Peak says:

Sheri is in our hearts and prayers. As well as the rest of the family. All our love to you always.

Corine McCoy says:

I was saddened to hear of Sheri’s passing. She will always be remembered for her beautiful smile and personality. She shined as Anna in ‘The King and I’ and was a sweet high school friend. She will always be one of our PEDRO GIRLS. May she rest in peace and please know my heart aches for your loss.

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