McMurtrey Funeral Home

McMurtrey Funeral Home

Sunday, August 30, 2015

SHERRY LYNN RICE COGAR


   Sherry Lynn Rice Cogar, age 70, of Summer Shade, died Saturday, August 29, 2015, at T J Samson Hospital.
   Born April 30, 1945 in Akron, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Nathan and Emma Masters Rice and the wife of Velmar Lee Cogar, who survives. They were married for 52 years.
   She was a christian, seamstress and housewife.
   Survivors, in addition to her husband, include one daughter Donna (Jimmy) Mosby, Burkesville; two sons Daniel (Carrie) Cogar, Scottsville, and Jessie (Karina) Cogar, Salt Lake City, Utah; one sister, Molly Schumate, Ohio; one brother Joe Rice, Cincinnati, Ohio; five grandchildren Elijah Cogar, Anika Mosby, Katelyn Huntsman, Rayleigh Huntsman and Gracie Hayes; and one great grandchild Aspen Cogar.
   She was preceded in death by one son, Jason Cogar and four sisters Dora, Pauline, Pat, and Margie.
   Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at 1:00 PM at the McMurtrey Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Union # 2 Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, August 31, 2015 from 2:00 until 8:00 PM and continue on Tuesday after 7:00 until time of services.

   Memorials may be made to the Union # 2 Cemetery.