Sherry Lynn Crawford

Posted in: Obituaries
Oct 5, 2012 - 10:40:33 AM

Sherry Lynn Crawford, 48, of Marlow died Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, in Marlow.
Services were held Monday, Oct. 1, at Glory Bound Church in Marlow, with the Rev. David Woods officiating. Burial followed in the Marlow Cemetery under the direction of Callaway-Smith-Cobb Funeral Home in Marlow.
Sherry was born Friday, Oct. 11, 1963, in Duncan to Harry and Ruth (Kirkpatrick) Kirkland. She attended school in Duncan and graduated from high school in Wichita Falls, Texas. She had lived in Marlow for the past 22 years. On May 21, 1986, Sherry married Scott Crawford in Fort Worth, Texas. They lived in Fort Worth for four years before moving to Marlow. Sherry was a loving caregiver to her daughter Amy, and was very creative with her ceramics. Sherry loved life and was always happy. She loved everyone, including all of the cows and horses. Sherry enjoyed spending time outdoors, being in the sun, enjoying the pool, planting flowers and riding horses. For the past seven years, she fought a courageous battle with cancer, but she never let it get her down. Sherry was a member of Glory Bound Church in Marlow.
She was preceded in death by her father; her stepmother, Jo Kirkland; her father-in-law, Arnold Crawford; and her mother-in-law, Marion Crawford.
Survivors include her husband, Scott Crawford, of the home; a son, Billy Crawford of Marlow; a daughter, Amy Crawford of Marlow; two grandchildren, McKinney Crawford and Joshua Crawford of Lawton; her mother, Ruth Borcherding of Duncan; four brothers, Danny Kirkland and Johnny Kirkland, both of Wichita Falls, Rocky Wood of Duncan, and Ricky Wood of Clinton; two sisters, Kelly Rountree of Chickasha, and Jami Harrison of Duncan; two sisters-in-law, Ginger Byerly and husband Terry of Duncan, and Pat Crawford of Seminole, Texas; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Pallbearers were Justin Maddox, Casey Bishop, Jake Hazen, Jeremy Klima, Josh Day and Bill Crow. Honorary bearers were Jody Patterson, Joe Stringfellow, Robert Cundiff and Wesley Schrock.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
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