Cover photo for Sharon Ann Syler's Obituary
Sharon Ann Syler Profile Photo
1944 Sharon 2022

Sharon Ann Syler

April 7, 1944 — February 28, 2022

In Loving Memory


Sharon Ann Syler, 77, of Nixa, Missouri passed away February 28, 2022 at Mercy hospital with her family by her side after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease.


She was born on April 7, 1944, in Pontiac, Michigan to Roy E. McKinney and Mabel (Richardson) McKinney.


She married her sweetheart Bill Syler on September 11, 1965. Through this loving union they had two daughters. She was a graduate of University of Missouri Business school and went on to become a CPA. She worked as a business owner, accountant, taught accounting classes as an adjunct professor, and later started and ran her own successful accounting consulting business until she retired in 2016.


She loved spending time with her family. Throughout the years she was active as a parent and grandparent in her most loved role as proud supporter. She was a Girl Scout troop leader, spoiled all with her love of shopping, infectious laugh and long hugs.


She enjoyed family gatherings, attending soccer games and many other sports events supporting her grandkids and their friends, and attending plays, recitals, talent shows and any other activity involving her loved ones.


Sharon is proceeded in death by her parents, brother Roy E. McKinney, brothers-in-law Buford Wilson, E.L. Slaughter, and Leonard Fredericks.


She is survived by her loving and supportive husband, children Christie (Josh) Hirsch (Nixa, MO), and Shelley (Greg) Brueggemann (Ashland, MO), grandchildren, Nathan and Kyle Hirsch, Justin and Haley Brueggemann, brother Mark McKinney, sisters-in-law Fannie Wilson, Delpha Slaughter, Genola Fredericks, and many other beloved family and friends.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation.


Graveside services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Saturday, March 5, 2022, at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Marceline, Missouri. Family will receive friends during a time of visitation 5-6 pm on Friday, March 4, 2022, at Adams Funeral Home, Nixa.


Arrangements are under the direction of Adams Funeral Home, Nixa.

To send flowers to the family in memory of Sharon Ann Syler, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, March 4, 2022

5:00 - 6:00 pm

Adams Funeral Home of Nixa

109 N Truman Blvd, Nixa, MO 65714

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Graveside Service

Saturday, March 5, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 21

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Send With Love

Send With Love