Sharon Gayle Reynolds, Sherry

April 23, 1953 – March 29, 2021

Sherry Reynolds joined Jesus in Heaven on March 29, 2021 passing away at home in Edmond, Oklahoma.   She left behind her loving husband of 37 years Timothy Reynolds,  sons Brenton, Brandon, daughter Brittney sons Wesley and Michael Reynolds.  She is survived by her mother Shirley Haire and twelve grandchildren:   Skyla, Scout, Ryker, Gia, Roman, Rayni, Fallyn, Madison, Kaleb, Paxton, Maximus and Theodore Reynolds.   Daughter in laws Jessica and Stephanie Reynolds.   She is survived by a large family consisting of many aunts, cousins nieces and nephews.  She was also blessed with five sister in laws.   She is preceded in death by her brother Michael Simon and her father William Marion Simon.

Sherry Simon was born in Shreveport, Louisiana.  Her mother’s family, the Higdons were from the Taylor Arkansas area and her father’s family, the Simons were from Winnsboro, Louisiana.  Sherry attended school in Shreveport and graduated from Bird High School in 1971.  She attended school at LSU in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  Sherry grew up with a great family relationship gained from a large number of aunts and uncles with kids to spend time with.  She held those relationships dear throughout her life.

She married Tim Reynolds in October of 1983 and lived briefly in Houston, Texas and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania before settling in Oklahoma for most of their marriage.

Sherry dedicated her life to raising her children. She put her heart and soul into making her children’s life special.   She was a fantastic cook and was immensely talented and creative.  She threw the most amazing birthday parties for the kids and would bake cakes that were remembered for years.    She could do anything she set her mind to including remodeling a house, painting a wall,  laying tile, building a deck and creating art work to make her family’s life special.

Sherry loved to travel and explore the world.  The sea, the beach,  exotic places were all special to Sherry.  Many trips were taken to beautiful destinations.  Beginning in 2017 Sherry and Tim began traveling and living their dream in the Mediterranean Region on a sailboat.   The plan was to spend their special years experiencing the life of their dreams.   Sherry lived that life and will be missed by all.

Services will be held April 7th, 2021 at 2 pm at Matthews Funeral Home in Edmond, Oklahoma.

We will be live streaming this service in an effort to accommodate those people that wish to attend but feel they should not due to health regulations.  To watch the service CLICK HERE to go to our YouTube page. Click on ‘Videos’, then ‘Live Streams’.

 

Comments

  1. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. God has brought home a special angel.

  2. Our thoughts and prayers are with you Tim and your family.

  3. Tim and family, our hearts are broken for your loss of your beloved Sherry. We are praying for God to hold you in His loving arms and give you comfort during this difficult time.
    Much love, Jesse and Tina

  4. Tim and family, We pray the Lord will comfort you. Sherry was a blessing and will be greatly missed. May she rest in the Lord’s peace.

  5. Tim, Sue and I are praying for you and your family for the comfort and grace our lord Jesus provides. We never met Sherry but felt like we knew her from the wonderful posts you did about your family and your travels. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you tomorrow and after. I know you will be with her again.

    Larry and Sue McInis

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