Dr. Sherry Francis, 66, died Oct. 21, 2012 at Freeman Neosho Hospital following a sudden illness.
She was born Aug. 17, 1946, in Cassville, to Earl and Melba (Evans) Francis. She was preceded in death by both parents.
Sherry lived in Neosho and was a computer consultant. Her life was dedicated to education of all ages. She touched lives with her gift of knowledge throughout the world. She was very kind and generous, and will be sorely missed by people around the world.
Sherry is survived by her longtime companion Dr. Ron Carroll; sisters; Beth and husband Jim Ritter of Racine, Marsha Wicks-Sawvell of Racine; nieces and nephews; Nichole Wicks and Jennifer Harris of Racine; Nathan Wicks of Racine; Neal Wicks of Racine; and Kyle and wife Ashleigh Ritter of Neosho.
The body has been cremated. The family will have a private memorial service to be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions in recognition of the life of Dr. Sherry Francis can be made to the Dr. Sherry Francis and Dr. Ron Carroll Rough and Tumble Scholarship Fund at Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch, Amarillo, Texas, c/o Clark Funeral Home P.O. Box 66 Neosho, 64850.
Arrangements are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.
Online condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.com.