She was born in Houston, Missouri, on August 15, 1964, the middle daughter of Harold and Betty (Carpenter) Strong.
Cheryl enjoyed playing with and loving on her grandkids, spending time with her family, traveling the world with her sweetheart of 30 years and Pepsi. She always had a Pepsi everywhere she went.
Cheryl was preceded in death by her father, Harold Strong, and mother, Betty Miller.
She is survived by her one true love, husband Carr of the home; daughters, Rebecca Sue Ross and husband Shawne, Jennifer Lynn Nelson and husband Joseph, Samantha Lee Rottler and husband Matt, and Carr-Lee Jean Hickey and husband Joe; 13 grandchildren; her sisters, Teresa Crisp and Ginger Hunter; as well as many other relatives and friends.
Services were held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, April 30, 2018, at the funeral chapel with Danny Douglas officiating. Interment was in Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield, under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool, Missouri. Online condolences may be made at www.egcfuneralhome.com.