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Sherry Downer

Feb 13th, 1947 - Oct 31st, 2017


No Services Are Planned At This Time


   Sherry Sue Downer, age 70, formerly of Xenia, Florida and Fairfield, passed away Tuesday, October 31, 2017.

   She was born February 13, 1947, in Olney, the daughter of Ford Del and Margaret Julia (Rich) Childers. 

   Sherry was energetic and always in good spirits.  She operated her own arts and crafts business; loved nature, animals, and being outdoors; and enjoyed reading.

   Sherry is survived by her children: Shellena (Allen) Bonham of Xenia, and Branch (Billie) Caldwell of McLeansboro; one granddaughter: Kori Caldwell of Kentucky; one brother: Tracy (Debbie) Childers of Cape Girardeau, MO; one sister: Kathleen Woodall, AZ; and her Tibetan Terrier “Buddy”.  She was preceded in death by her parents.

   There are no services planned at this time.  Arrangements are in the care of Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora.  


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Richard Claro

November 2nd

Sherry its hard to believe god gave your wings.You were such a good perso,

William Boyd

November 2nd

So sorry for your loss, my prayers are with you all 🙏🙏🙏

Frank and Angela Edwards family

November 2nd

So very sorry for your loss . You are in our prayers for comfort and strength at this time

Butch Neff

November 2nd

So sorry to hear that news. Sherry was a good friend. Prayers for her family and friends.



Jerry "Butch" Erwin
Edwards family
Peggy Lowry Gibson
The Wintermann's, Mayola, John, Diane, and Charles
Larry Frost
Kristie Moore
Mike & Emily Putbrese


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Frank & Bright Funeral Home
and Cremation Services

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Flora, Illinois 62839

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