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Sherry Raley
1955 - 2013

Sherry Raley, 58, passed away Saturday, Dec. 28.

Memorial services were held Monday in the chapel of Owens & Brumley Funeral Home.

Sherry was born Nov. 28, 1955, in Wichita Falls, to Hilah (Bagget) and Jerry Smith. She graduated in 1974 from Wichita Falls High School. On Oct. 14, 1988, she married Larry Raley. She managed several apartment complexes in the Wichita Falls area, and worked in Real Estate for over 20 years. She was a member of Mimosa Baptist Church of Mesquite. She enjoyed spending time at Possum Kingdom Lake with her family, and shopping.

She was preceded in death by her father, Jerry Smith; her son, Andy Shawn Garcia; and her grandparents, Leonard and Willibell Baggett.

Survivors include her husband, Larry; her mother, Hilah Smith; three daughters, Shannon Garza of Garland, Lori Raley of Mesquite, and Lindsay Wood of Burkburnett; a sister, Willie Berns of San Antonio; a brother, Jerry Bob Smith of Iowa Park; and three granddaughters.

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