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Published Feb. 27, 2019

Sherry Ann Willingham, age 63, La Cygne, Kan., passed away on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, at the Olathe Hospice House. She was born on June 18, 1955, at the family home in La Cygne, the daughter of William Donald and Norma Jean Calvin Floyd.

She graduated from Prairie View High School in the Class of 1973. Sherry worked at both Mangold's and Stub's Markets. She later worked as a floral designer for Prairie Accents. She was united in marriage to James "Willie" Willingham on July 31, 1982, in La Cygne. 

She enjoyed working with flowers, crafting and drinking vanilla Cokes from Sonic. 

She was preceded in death by her parents William Floyd and Norma Querry; and a brother, Perry Scott. 

Sherry is survived by her husband James "Willie"; a son, Craig Tennis and wife Jenny; three daughters, Stephanie Seuferling and husband John, Stephanie Willingham and Jaimie Morrison; three brothers, Donald C. Floyd, Scott Querry and Chad Querry; and seven grandchildren, Blake, Haley, Kylie, Caeden, Hope, Alicia and Tanner.

A gathering to celebrate Sherry's life will be announced at a later date. 

Contributions in her memory are suggested to the Olathe Hospice House. Online condolences can be left at  



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