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March 11, 1949 - December 15, 2018

Burial Date: January 5, 2019

Mrs. Shockney’s daughter, Shawna, would like everyone to enjoy their holiday and would like to extend an invitation to attend a Celebration of Life for Mrs. Shockney on January 5th, 2019 at 11:30 AM at the Grandview Christian Church with pastor Russ Jordan officiating.

Sherry Diane Thornquest Shockney went to be with her Lord on December 15, 2018 at Raleigh General Hospital following a short illness battling cancer. Mrs. Shockney was a retired Raleigh County School service employee serving as a teacher’s aide and was a life-long resident of Shady Spring.  She was born on March 11, 1949 and was the daughter of the late Robert and Ruth Leedy Thornquest.

Mrs. Shockney is survived by her son Steve Shockney, his wife Heather and their daughter Caitlyn from McClellandtown, PA; a daughter in-law Elizabeth Shockney and her children Aaron Shockney, Zach Shockeny, his wife Meghan and their two children Lochlon and Emma and Logan Shockney all from Ascension, Louisiana; Her daughter Shawna Shockney and her husband Charles (Brad) Hurt of Daniels. Mrs. Shockney has spent the last five years with them at their home. She is also survived by her sister Sara Williams and her husband Jack of Beckley; Sister Judith Thornquest of Melbourne, Florida and many nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Shockney was preceded in death by her brothers Emory, Donald, John (Pete), and Paul (Mole) Thornquest as well as a sister, Peggy DeHart.

Mrs. Shockney’s daughter, Shawna, would like everyone to enjoy their holiday and would like to extend an invitation to attend a Celebration of Life for Mrs. Shockney on January 5th, 2019 at 11:30 AM at the Grandview Christian Church with pastor Russ Jordan officiating.  Shawna, would also like to thank all the family and friends for their on-going support and a special “Thank You” to Felicia Summers and Melissa Sloan and the staff of Raleigh General Hospital.