|Birth: ||Sep. 7, 1951|
|Death: ||Feb. 9, 2009|
Sheryl J. "Sherry" Alley, age 57, passed away Monday, February 9, 2009 at Indiana University Hospital in Indianapolis following a brief illness. She was born September 7, 1951 in New Castle, the daughter of Richard and Eileen (Huffman) Charlton.
Sherry was an accounting instructor at Ball State University for 30 years, held a Masters degree in accounting and was a CPA. She was a caring person who enjoyed visiting family and church members in nursing homes and was a volunteer for Habitat for Humanity. She loved clogging, supporting local theater and New Castle athletics and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She was a member of Foursquare Gospel Church.
She is survived by her husband, Don Alley of New Castle; a daughter, Heather (Jake) Selph of Papillion, NE; mother, Eileen Charlton of New Castle; brothers: Steven (Sue) Charlton of Columbus and Bill (Marilyn) Charlton of Indianapolis; sister, Rosalie (Danny) Earnest of Spiceland; grandchildren: Bradley and Zachary Selph of Papillion, NE and Carson and Carter Smith of Indianapolis; son-in-law, Chris Smith of Indianapolis; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father, Richard Charlton and a daughter, Cara Lynn Smith.
Services will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, February 13, 2009 at Hinsey Brown Funeral Service in New Castle. Reverend Lynn Furrow will be officiating. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, February 12, 2009 at the funeral home. Burial will be in South Mound Cemetery-West Lawn Addition.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Shelly Alley Memorial Fund at the Americana Bank where funds will go exclusively to fight anaplastic thyroid cancer.
Richard H. Charlton (1920 - 1991)
Cara Lynn Alley Smith (1975 - 2008)*
South Mound Cemetery
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