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May 25, 2014

Sherry Hunt Barnes

July 3, 1962-May 22, 2014

COMANCHE — Sherry Hunt Barnes, 51, of Comanche, passed away Thursday, May 22, 2014 at her home.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at Bethesda Church of God with Rev. Harold Metheny officiating. Interment will be at Fairlawn Cemetery in Comanche. Arrangements are under the direction of Carter-Smart Funeral Home.

Sherry was born July 3, 1962 in Corum, Okla. to Cleo and Merna (Johnson) Hart. Sherry was a homemaker, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. She truly treasured her sons, Taylor and Kevin and delighted in her grandchildren Jessica and Travis. She also enjoyed being with friends at family cookouts. She had an infectious smile that made you smile back. She always made everyone feel welcome in her home. She will be missed dearly by all who loved her. Sherry and Rex Barnes were married Oct.25, 2000 in Wichita Falls.

Survivors include her husband; Rex of the home, sons Kevin Lowery of Washington state and Taylor Hunt of Duncan, her mother, Merna of Corum, brothers Zane Myers of Comanche, Justin Myers of Pennsylvania, Kent Hart of Hastings, Okla. Other survivors include Glen and Becky Barnes of Duncan, Lucky and Cathy Barnes of Bray, David and Carol Barnes of Duncan, Vinson and Donna Barnes of Comanche, Robby and Dawn Barnes of Marlow, Judy and Paul Smith of Marlow, Liz and Benny McLearen of Marlow, Sherry Solomon and Mary Crawley of Duncan, Terry and Mike Jones of Lawton and many nieces, nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Monte Hart and Cory Myers, a sister, Kelly Griggs of Atoka, Okla., two grandchildren; Travis and Jessica Lowery.

Pallbearers will be David Barnes, John Carnell, Jason Boyster, Cody Carnell, Rodney Anderson and Glen Barnes.


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