Sherley Jean David the daughter of Finnis Gannaway and Irene Spencer was born September 22, 1938 in Tulare, California and departed this life on January 11, 2020 in Tahlequah, Oklahoma at the age of 81 years, 3 months and 20 days.
Sherley was a loving and caring wife, mother and grandmother. She loved her family dearly. She married Cleon David on August 20, 1956 and they have spent the last 62 plus years together. She was very talented and enjoyed painting. Her family meant the world to her, but her faith was most important. She would pray daily for her family and friends. Sherley touched many lives over the years and will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her siblings Helen Gannaway, Travis Gannaway, Bobby Gannaway, Curtis Gannaway and Everett Gannaway.
She is survived by a loving family which includes her husband of over 62 years Cleon David of the home; her children Debi Cross and husband Ron of Madera, CA and Michael David and wife Paula of Morro Bay, CA; her sisters Kathy Reynolds of Stockton, CA, Jean Morrison of Porterville, CA and Cindy Spencer of Porterville, CA; her brother Stanley Spencer of California; 5 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Several nieces, nephews, friends and other relatives also survive her.