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Sherry Goodson Colligan

July 6, 1955 ~ April 22, 2020 (age 64)


Sherry Goodson Colligan passed away on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at her residence in Lafayette.

She is survived by two brothers, Gary Goodson and his wife Debbie of Union Grove, AL, and Randy Goodson of Huntsville, AL;  one niece, Shannon Edge;  two nephews, Jonathan Goodson and Brian Goodson;  one great-niece, Lily Edge;  one great-nephew, Dylan Edge;  her first ex-husband, Bruce Wieser of Huntsville, AL;  and her second ex-husband, Kevin Colligan of Abbeville, LA.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Mary “Mozell” and James “Vermon” Goodson;  and one brother, Steve Goodson.

Born in Decatur, Alabama and raised in Union Grove, Alabama, Sherry has also lived in Houston and Dallas before moving to Abbeville, Louisiana.

 She enjoyed spending time with her girlfriends and vacationing on the beach in Florida, where they all especially loved going to eat at The Red Bar.

Memorial contributions can be made in her name to the ASPCA at

Walters Funeral Home, (337) 706-8941, 2424 North University Avenue in Lafayette, is in charge of funeral arrangements.

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