Sherry Boughn

Posted 6/17/21

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Sherry Ann Liffick Boughn, 68, of Virginia Beach, Va., passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends June 11, 2021.

A memorial service was 5 p.m. Monday, June …

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Sherry Boughn

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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Sherry Ann Liffick Boughn, 68, of Virginia Beach, Va., passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends June 11, 2021.

A memorial service was 5 p.m. Monday, June 14, at First Baptist Church, 401 35th St., Virginia Beach, with her dear friend and pastor Steve Gupton leading the celebration. Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory was in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Boughn was born Oct. 27, 1952, in Terre Haute, Ind.

She was dearly loved by her faithful partner Andy Downs of Virginia Beach; her devoted brother, Walter (Vicki) Liffick of Clarksville, Va.; and sister Bonnie Greger of Paris.

Sherry is survived by many family members, including her daughter, Corrina Kanitz (Steve) Cruzan of Port Charlotte, Fla.; son, Clayton (Tessa) Kanitz of Tuscola; stepchildren, Brian (Alisha) Boughn of Moyock, N.C., Erick Boughn of Kill Devil Hills, N.C., Jenny Boughn of Hampstead, N.C., Shawn (Allison) Downs of Kissimmee, Fla., and Kelly (Rick) Martinec Chesapeake, Va.; 17 wonderful grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and cousins; and special friends included her cousin Carmen McNamara, Syd Simpson and Darlene Mellott.

She was preceded in death by her beloved mother, Virginia Mars Swan; her father, Walter Liffick; and her stepfather, Max Swan.

Mrs. Baughn attended First Baptist Church of Virginia Beach. All who knew her will never forget her infectious smile and laughter, and her generosity to friends in need.

Memorial donations may be made to the First Baptist Church in Virginia Beach or a charity of the donor’s choice.

Online condolences at altmeyerfuneralandcremation.com.