Sherman "Sonny" Giles passed away unexpectedly this morning, Dec. 12, at Christus St. Michael's Hospital surrounded by his sons and daughter in laws. His graveside service will be Saturday, Dec. 15 at 3:00 pm at Memorial Gardens. Cemetery. A visitation will be held on Friday Evening, Dec 14, from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm at Texarkana Funeral Home on the Arkansas location. Please hold Derick and Kristen Giles and Scott and Holly Giles in your prayers as well as grandchildren Savannah, Braxton, Clark, and Jackson.
Mr. Sherman Edgar Giles, Jr., age 81, of Texarkana, Arkansas, died Wednesday, December 12, 2018, in a local hospital.
Mr. Giles was born March 16, 1937, in Texarkana, Arkansas. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Texarkana, Arkansas, and was retired Divisional Marketing Manager for SWEPCO where he was employed for over 40 years. He was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Venita Giles, and a grandson, Wesley Dove.
Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Pam and Bill Dove of Texarkana, Arkansas, two sons and daughters-in-law, Derick and Kristen Giles and Scott and Holly Giles of Texarkana, Arkansas, and four grandchildren, Savannah Giles, Braxton Giles, Clark Giles, and Jackson Giles.
Graveside services will be at 3:00 P. M. Saturday at Memorial Gardens Cemetery with Rev. Jaimie Alexander officiating. Burial will be under the direction of Texarkana Funeral Home, Arkansas.
The family will receive friends at Texarkana Funeral Home, Arkansas, from 5 PM until 6:30 PM Friday.
Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church, 400 East 6th Street, Texarkana, Arkansas, 71854.