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Elmyra Sherrill

ROCK HILL -- Ms. Elmyra Dyer Comer Sherrill, 77, of 2179 Hayes Drive, passed away Sunday July 29, 2007, at her home.

A memorial service will be held Monday, Aug. 6, 2007, at 11 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. John Pruitt officiating. Burial will be private.

A native of High Point, N.C., Ms. Sherrill was a daughter of the late Willard M. Dyer Sr. and the late Irene Dillon Dyer. She was the widow of Harry P. Comer Sr., who she married Sept. 1, 1951 and T. A. "Zollie" Sherrill who she married Oct. 15, 1993. In addition to her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by her son, Patrick M. Comer.

Ms. Sherrill was a member of First Presbyterian Church and was a retired office manager of Harry P. Comer & Associates which she operated with her husband, Harry. She was a member of The Iron Dukes and was a charter member of The Duke Legacy Fund.

Surviving are two sons, Harry P. Comer Jr. of Rydal, Ga., and John D. Comer of Locust, N.C.; her daughter, Laurie Comer of the home; her brother, Willard M. Dyer Jr. of Kinston, N.C.; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5, 2007 at the home, 2179 Hayes Drive, Rock Hill, S.C.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to First Presbyterian Church, 234 E. Main St., Rock Hill, SC 29730 or to the charity of one's choice.

Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel is serving the Sherrill family.