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Sherry L Stokes, 74, of Avondale, MO passed away Friday Nov. 25, 2011 surrounded by family. Sherry was born on Saint Patrick's Day 1937 along with her twin, Terry S. Wood. She graduated from Northeast High School in 1955. Sherry was preceded in death by her parents, Francis and Mary Ellen Stokes and four siblings. She is survived by her children, Mark Mathis and Melissa Spawn and their spouses, three stepchildren, five sisters, Roberta Jean Shelton, Mary Ellen Barth, Terry Sue Wood, Bonnie Rea McKague and Winifred Jane Kaser and two brothers, Jack Stokes and Ronnie Stokes, seven grandchildren, scores of Stokes family relations and a "Fat Cat." The visitation will be 1-2 p.m. Funeral services will start at 2 p.m. Tuesday Nov 29, 2011 at White Chapel Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers Sherry and the Family suggests memorials to the Jennifer Ireland Foundation, PO Box 124, Blue Springs, MO 64013. Also accepted at funeral home.