West Hill Cemetery
Renomia Margaret Monroe
The Herald Democrat
27 Nov 2009
Renomia Margaret Monroe, 56-year-old resident of Sherman,
passed away on Friday, Nov. 20, 2009 at Wilson N. Jones Medical Center.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 28 at Grand Avenue
Church of Christ, 619 N. Grand Ave. with Christopher Maxwell officiating
and C.E. Shaw as eulogist. Burial will follow at West Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. Renomia Monroe was born May 24, 1953 in Sherman to the parents
Hamp and Mildred Pleasant Wannamaker. She attended and graduated from the
Sherman Public School System.
Renomia became a member of the Grand Avenue Church of Christ in
1963. She grew up in the Church of Christ as a child and has remained faithful
throughout her lifetime. Her grandparents, O.R. and Mildred Pleasant, instilled
in her the love of God and the importance of the church at an early age.
She worked faithfully with the different church programs and as a teacher
for the preschool children. She also worked with her husband to enhance
him in his ministry as a deacon in the church.
On Feb. 14, 1975, she married Richard Monroe in Sherman and they
served as the proud parents of Alexander Seales. He blessed them to be
loving grandparents to three beautiful grandchildren.
She was employed with Cigna Healthcare Insurance Company for 24
years. She was a dedicated worker until her health failed.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, O.R. and Mildred
Pleasant and her parents, Hamp and Mildred Wannamaker.
Renomia will be fondly remembered by her devoted husband, Richard
Monroe; son, Alexander Seales; daughter-in-law, Shennetta Seales; grandchildren,
Ja´Quillin, Ja´Darion and Ja´Nayja Seales, all of Sherman;
mother-in-law, L.C. Seales of Philadelphia, Miss.; sister, Karen Wannamaker
of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; four brothers, Wesley Wannamaker of Baton Rouge,
La., James Wannamaker of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., Master Sgt. Nathaniel
Wannamaker of Pensacola, Fla., Master Sgt. David Wannamaker of Gulfport,
Miss.; aunts, Johnnie Mae Jerrall and Mary Ann Holland; uncles, Welby Pleasant,
Sidney Pleasant and Theodore Pleasant, all of Sherman, and Bobby Pleasant
of Oxnard, Calif.; brothers-in-law, George Garrett, Bobby Seales and Billy
Ray Boyd, all of Philadelphia, Miss.; and other nieces, nephews, cousins,
church members and friends.
Public visitation will be from 10 a.m. -8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 27 at
Angelic Mortuary in Sherman. The family will receive friends from 6 -7
p.m. at Angelic Mortuary.
to the West Hill Cemetery