Cheryl L. Waters, born October 15, 1946 died May 9, 2014. Cheryl was born and raised in Clewiston.
She is preceded in death by her father, Junior Waters and her sister, Margaret McElroy. She is survived by her mother, Margaret Lucille Waters, of Clewiston; her sister, Bobbie Spratt (Joe) of LaBelle; nephew, Patrick McElroy of Clewiston, niece Lane M. Pool of Clewiston; nephew, Jim Spratt (Sharon) of Tallahassee; niece, Beth Spratt of Tallahassee; great niece, Kadyn Pool of LaBelle/Clewiston; great twins James and Laura Spratt of Tallahassee and a host of cousins and friends.
Cheryl worked for Hendry County School Board for 18 ½ years. Her most recent position was an Administrative Assistant for the maintenance department. In her younger years she was active in youth softball and holds the honor of being one of the first female umpires in the State of Florida.
She was an active member of First Baptist Church of Clewiston. She has served on the finance committee for serveral years. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the First Baptist Church's Bible ministry would be welcomed. She will be missed by many
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:00 am at First Baptist Church of Clewiston, Clewiston with Dr. Todd Buck officiating. Interment will be in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Clewiston. Visitation was Monday from 6:00-8:00 pm at Akin-Davis Funeral Home, Clewiston, FL.