TV Personality Sherri Shepherd attends the WE tv and Ladies' Home Journal's WE Do Good Awards at Espace on November 16, 2010 in New York City. As part of WE tv's public affairs initiative, WE Volunteer, the event honors three women who have made a positive impact through volunteerism. (Getty Images)more pics »
's enjoying a new view: that of an engaged woman.
Shepherd's boyfriend, TV writer Lamar Sally,
proposed to The View
co-host on December 26th, her rep tells People
. Sherri Shepherd and Lamar Sally. (Bauer Griffin)
"Upon arriving back to Lamar's home in Los Angeles from a trip to San Diego, Sherri was surprised to find their accommodations had been decorated with lights by one of Sal's best friends, her dog was wearing a Santa beard and hat, and, in the middle of a dish of Sherri's favorite but forbidden M&M's (she is diabetic), was a tiny little box," the rep's statement says.
And apparently Sally asked for Shepherd's hand in marriage from the other most important man in her life: her 5-year-old son, Jeffrey. The couple, who have been together for more than a year, plan to wed this August in Chicago.
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