Sherry Lynn Pixley

December 22, 1972January 17, 2018

Sherry Lynn Pixley, 45, of Carbondale, formerly of West Salem, IL, passed from this life to the next on January 17, 2018 at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale.

She was born December 22, 1972, in Olney, IL to Katherine (Perry) and Arthur Pixley.

Sherry was a homemaker. She was a loving person and an avid animal lover.

She is survived by her sister, Elizabeth (Gary) Hicks of rural West Salem; her brother, Chad (Lynsey) Pixley of West Salem; her significant other, Tommy Witwer of Carbondale, and a special great-aunt, Ruth Pixley of West Salem. Also surviving are three nephews: Hunter Pogue, Caleb Pixley, and Kyle (Melissa) Hicks; one niece, Amanda (Nathan) Foley; and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Jerry Pixley.

Visitation will be held Monday, January 22, 2018 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at Ingram Funeral Home in West Salem. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. with burial to follow at the Moravian Cemetery in West Salem.

The family requests those in attendance dress casually.

Memorials may be made to Elizabeth Hicks to help with funeral expenses.

Online condolences and memories may be shared with the family at

Ingram Funeral Home of West Salem is honored to be entrusted with the arrangements.


  • Visitation Monday, January 22, 2018
  • Funeral Service Monday, January 22, 2018

Sherry Lynn Pixley

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Marc6 Douuthit (pinnick)

March 2, 2018

I remember going boweling and out to eat with her and my grandparents I also remember makingrice crispy treats for a fellowship dinner at church

Crystal Davidson

January 19, 2018

Sherry was my best friend, and I will always treasure every single moment we spent together!! Love and prayers to her family, and to Tommy! RIP Bestie, till we meet again.....Love You Always.....Crystal

Michelle Yarber

January 19, 2018

I am so sorry to hear of Sherry's passing. We went to Red Hill school together she was a beautiful and amazing person. My thoughts and prayers to her family.

Nancy Seals

January 18, 2018

I am so sorry to hear of Sherry's passing. ((Hugs)) to her family

Mary Cogswell/Davis

January 18, 2018

Sherry and I went to school together, she was a wonderful person and friend and she will be dearly missed. I want to send my thoughts and prayers to her family.