Aeriel Cherriss Christman, 32 of Dumas passed away on Saturday, April 3, 2021. A Rosary was recited at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at Morrison Memorial Chapel. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 8, 2021 at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Northlawn Memorial Gardens.  Arrangements are entrusted to Beeson ~ Morrison Funeral Directors.

Aeriel was born on April 21, 1988 in Dumas, TX to Alex and Estella (Olivas) Rivera. She graduated from Dumas High School in 2006.

She was preceded in death by her paternal and maternal grandparents.

Aeriel is survived by her parents; children: Deighan Cheri, Rylee Van Zandt, and Aila Grace all of the home; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and extended family members.

The family suggests, with gratitude, memorials be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105.