Sharon McCurdy obituary – Oklahoman

Sharon McCurdy was born on March 15, 1942 to Eugene and Anna Jane McCurdy in Springfield, MO. She died peacefully on July 8, 2022 at the age of 80 after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer.

Before her death, she was invited to a celebration of her 80th birthday with family and close friends at The Greens Country Club.

Sharon loved her family dearly and instilled strong values ​​and work ethic in her daughter and grandchildren. She enjoyed gardening, crocheting, knitting, cooking and her animals which included dogs, cats, ducks and chickens.

She lived most of her life in Tulsa and Oklahoma City while working for Street’s Clothing Store, first as a cashier and ending her career there as a shopper. Her mentor and best friend, Mary Bates, was there to guide her on her journey. A dream came true when she opened her own shop, The Sample Shop, where she made many new friends.

She is survived by her partner of over 28 years, Wayne Smith; her daughter Cindy Weeks and husband Chris; two grandchildren, Kendall Kersey and James Kersey; two great-grandchildren, Cabe Carroll and Conley Carroll; three brothers, Tim McCurdy and wife Cindy, Joe McCurdy and wife Dayna and Steve McCurdy; nieces and nephews, Jacob Fowler (Ale), Collin Fowler (Amy), Mary Margaret Knight, Megan Calhoon (Holt), Russell McCurdy, Andrea Corn (Clay) and Sam McCurdy (Molly); Great nieces and nephews Sam, Jackson, Reagan and Cooper Fowler, Parker and Madeline Knight, Francie and Bennett McCurdy, Remy and Luna Fowler and Lucy Calhoon.

She was preceded in death by her parents and sister Teresa McCurdy.

A Celebration of Life will be held at All Souls’ Episcopal Church, St. Mary Chapel on Thursday, July 21 at 11:00 am. Her ashes will be returned to Springfield, MO.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to an animal sanctuary or All Souls’ Episcopal Church.

Posted July 13, 2022

Published in The Oklahoman

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celebration of life

All Souls Episcopal Church in St Mary Chapel. 6400 N Pennsylvania Avenue, Nichols Hills, OK

July 21, 2022 at 11:00 O’CLOCK

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