Cheryl Lynn Cooksey

| August 1, 2016

COSHOCTON – Cheryl Lynn Cooksey, 64, of Coshocton passed at on Friday, July 29, 2016.

Cheryl was born on April 16, 1952 in Coshocton to the late Elvin and Margaret (Yingling) Kries. Cheryl was a member of the Grace United Methodist Church for most of her life. On November 16, 1975, she married Steve Cooksey. After graduating high school and attending Kent State College, Cheryl decided to pursue a career as a realtor. Cheryl was very passionate about her job and enjoyed 20 years working in realty.

Along with her husband, Cheryl is survived by her daughter, Melissa Ann Cooksey, three brothers, John (Sandy) Kries, Jim (Treitha) Kries, and Jeff (Kathy) Kries, and many nieces and nephews.

Calling hours for Cheryl will be held on Monday, August 1, 2016 at Given-Dawson Funeral Home from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and on Tuesday, August 2, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. with Reverend Keith Peachey officiating. Burial will follow at Coshocton County Memory Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Grace United Methodist Scholarship Fund 422 Walnut St. Coshocton, Oh 43812.

An online memorial can be viewed at

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