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Brenda (McGowen) Sheridan

July 19, 1950 ~ September 21, 2022 (age 72)


Brenda Sheridan, 72, of Poplar Bluff, Missouri, born July 19, 1950, to the late Roy and JoAnn (Hawkins) McGowen in Poplar Bluff, passed away on September 21, 2022.

Brenda married Marvin Sheridan on August 14, 1976, in Wappapello.  He preceded her in death on October 27, 2014.

She loved sewing, making clothes and quilts, and enjoyed geology.  Brenda taught 3rd grade for Ellsinore until retiring in 1978. 

Brenda is survived by her son Josh Sheridan of Grasonville, Maryland; two brothers Mike McGowen and Johnny (Rhonda) McGowen of Poplar Bluff and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside service will be Saturday, September 24, 2022, at 10 a.m. at Little Brushy Cemetery in Wappapello.  Fitch-Hillis offers online condolences on our Facebook Page and at

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Graveside Service
September 24, 2022

10:00 AM
Little Brushy Cemetery
8255 Highway T
Wappapello, MO 63966

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