Sheryl Braxton was a houseguest on Big Brother 2 (US).

She was evicted by a vote of 5 to 3, placing 11th and becoming the first member of the jury. She is the first houseguest in Big Brother history to be evicted rather than banished and the first member of the first jury.


Sheryl Braxton, 43, is divorced and is a mother and interior decorator from Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.

Player History - Big Brother 2

Competition History

Week 1 Food Win
Reward Loss
HOH Loss
Luxury Win
Luxury Win

Voting History

Week Position Voted for With Majority?
1 Nominated
Finale Jury Member Will Kirby Yes

Post Big Brother

  • Sheryl was diagnosed with breast cancer right after her departure from the show. She underwent chemotherapy and is in remission.


  • Sheryl and Will Kirby are the first houseguests from Florida.
  • Sheryl and Nicole Nilson Schaffrich are the first houseguests to be nominated for eviction by a Head of Household.
  • Sheryl was the first ever houseguest to be evicted by her housemates rather than banished by America.
  • Sheryl was the first houseguest to finish in 11th place.
  • Sheryl was the first houseguest to be inducted as a member of The Jury in the history of Big Brother.
  • Sheryl is the first pawn to be evicted.
  • Sheryl is the first woman to be the first person evicted/banished from a season despite not being the first person out of the game due to Justin's expulsion.
Big Brother 2 House Guests
Square-Will Kirby
Square-Nicole Nilson Schaffrich
Square-Monica Bailey
Square-Hardy Ames-Hill
Square-Bunky Miller
Square-Krista Stegall
Square-Kent Blackwelder
Square-Mike "Boogie" Malin
Square-Shannon Dragoo
Square-Autumn Daly
Square-Sheryl Braxton
Square-Justin Sebik