Cheryl Jean Haynes 'Sheri' age 74, passed away on Wednesday October 21, 2020 at her home near Tucumcari
NM following an extended illness.
Cheryl was born July 13, 1946 in Clovis, New Mexico to Dr. Stanley J. and Elva Dowds. She grew up in Tucumcari, attending
the Tucumcari School system and graduating from the Tucumcari High School. She had been a member of
the Center Street United Methodist Church.
Surviving Cheryl is her sister Gay Strong of Portales, New Mexico. Also surviving are
numerous loving nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; by her very special and loving companion Don ""DOC'' Buck; by her very special daughter Erin; by husband Gene Haynes; and by sisters Susan Lee and Elizabeth Hamlett.
Graveside services celebrating her life are Monday October 26, 2020 in the Tucumcari Memorial Park
Cemetery beginning at 1:00 PM, under the direction of the Dunn Funeral Home of Tucumcari New Mexico.
Published in Quay County Sun from Oct. 23 to Oct. 28, 2020.