Funeral services for Sherry Maloney-Liggins, 57, of Chickasha, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Shepherd Street Christian Church with Reverend Milton Bowens officiating and Reverend Curtis Liggins assisting.
Sherry Maloney-Liggins was born September 30, 1960 to Troy, Sr. and Glenna Maloney in Chickasha, Oklahoma. She went to be with the Lord on Friday, October 27, 2017 in Chickasha, Oklahoma.
Sherry grew up in Chickasha, Oklahoma. She attended Chickasha Public Schools and graduated from Chickasha High School in 1979.
Sherry loved children and working with small children is where her passion was. She attended and worked during high school in early childhood education at Canadian Valley Technology Center. After over 30 years of employment at Arvin, she went to back to the first love of her life working with children at Epworth Christian Day School. She later became employed at Sunnypatch Early Childhood Center where she obtained certification as master teacher status and all her babies loved "Mrs. Sherry".
She accepted Jesus Christ at a very young age. She was a member of Mount Olive Baptist Church and later transferred her membership to Shepherd Street Christian Church in February 2016.
Sherry loved God and made him Lord over her life. Even her smile and loving personality was highly contagious. She loved her family and each one of her siblings was at the top of her list in priority. She treated each niece and nephew as if each one was "her favorite". She just had that kind of love. Sherry married Thal "Bo" Liggings on April 10, 2010 at the Shepherd Street Christian Church in Chickasha, Oklahoma.
She was preceded in death by both parents, Troy Maloney, Sr. and Glenna Faye (Johnson) Maloney; sister, Claudia Jean Maloney; niece, Glenna Maloney; nephew, Joel McCray; maternal grandparents, Richard and Claudia Johnson and paternal grandparents, Jim and Eugenia Maloney.
Survivors include her husband, Thal "Bo" Liggins, of the home; sisters, Wanda Jean Montez of Parker, Colorado and Joyce Ann Garrett of Chickasha; brothers and sisters-in-law, Robert and Rita Maloney, Troy, Jr. and Marian Maloney, Roy and Phyllis Maloney, Coy and Melba Maloney, Dennis and LaVon Maloney, all of Chickasha; daughters/nieces, whom she raised, Terry Adams and husband, John, of Lawton and Marlo Maloney of Oklahoma City; son/nephew, whom she raised, Taurus Maloney of Lawton; bonus sons, Marc Liggins, Charles and wife, Courtney, and Steven Liggins, all of Oklahoma City; and many other extended family and friends.
Interment will be held in Fairlawn Cemetery under the direction of Ferguson Funeral Home.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ferguson-funeralhome.com.
Published on October 31, 2017