The Duncan Banner


November 6, 2012

Sharron Fay Moriarty

Aug. 8, 1944 — Nov. 4, 2012


Sharron Fay Moriarty, 68, of Duncan, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, at her home in Duncan.

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Family will receive friends from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Sharron was born Aug. 8, 1944, in Duncan to R.B. and Fay (Wilson) Riddles. She graduated from Central High School, was a member of Bethel Assembly of God Church and was employed by the City of Duncan as the office manager, retiring in 1991.

She married Danny R. Moriarty on Sept. 5, 1974, in Duncan, and he preceded her in death Oct. 4, 2012.

Sharron is survived by a daughter, Danette Thomason and husband Tony of Sherwood, Ark.; two sons: David Moriarty and wife Cindy of Smyrna, Tenn., and  Bryan McCormack and wife Brenda of Duncan; her parents, R. B. and Fay Riddles of Marlow; two brothers: Ricky Riddles and wife Sherrie, and Larry Riddles and wife Sherrie, all of Rush Springs; two sisters: LaDonna Golden and husband Ron of Rush Springs, and Kathy Carter of Marlow; nine grandchildren: Nicole, Zachary, Natasha, Kayla, Alex, Aaron, Haley, Allie and Jackie; a great-grandchild, Christian; and a host of family and close friends.  

Sharron was preceded in death by her husband, Danny, and two grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Cody Riddles, Timothy Alaniz, Heath Davis, Chad Lane, Brad Foster and Lloyd Scifres.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

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