Salt Lake City (November 25, 2011) – On November 30, 2010, Sherry Black was murdered in her bookstore, B&W Billiards and Books located at 3466 South 700 East in South Salt Lake City. The person(s) responsible for this crime are still at-large and the investigation is ongoing.
In memory of Sherry, her husband Earl Black and daughter Heidi Miller will host a memorial service for those who wish to attend on Wednesday, November 30 at 6 p.m. at Sherry’s gravesite located at:
Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park & Mortuary
3401 S Highland Drive*
Salt Lake City UT 84106
“I miss my mother every day,” said Miller. “She was such a wonderful influence on me, Greg and our children as well as our extended family and friends. I know that I am not the only one who misses her so my father and I are holding a memorial service in her honor.”
In addition to the service, Miller is decorating and donating a tree to this year’s Festival of Trees benefiting Primary Children’s Medical Center in Salt Lake City. The theme of the tree is traditions and memories and will center around family time including Sherry’s love of books.
The 41st Festival of Trees takes place November 30 – December 3, 2011 at the South Towne Expo Center in Sandy, Utah. http://www.festivaloftrees.org.
“My mother absolutely loved Christmastime and time spent with family. Her love of family raditions, including reading and sharing books, is exemplified through this beautiful tree that we hope will help raise funds for such a wonderful cause. We encourage people to come and see our tree as well as the many other beautiful trees, wreaths and other holiday items that will be on display.”
* Guests should plan to enter the Memorial Park on 3300 South at approximately 1800 East and take an immediate left to arrive at the service location.