Sherrie Gildon is a native of Birmingham, AL. She relocated to Helena, AL at the tender age of 7 years old and later graduated from Pelham High School. She joined Mount Pleasant Baptist Church at the age of 11 years old, under the pastoral leadership of Rev. Clifton Taylor. During the years of her membership, she has served in a variety of positions within Mt. Pleasant, including a member of the Senior choir and Vice President of the Young Matrons. She is currently serving on the Youth Committee and was recently appointed a Church Trustee. She is the proud mother of two kids - Holly Michelle Russell and Larry (L.J.) Gildon Jr.