Anita Sheralene "Sherry" Tulk
November 8, 1940  -  January 26, 2019

Anita Sheralene "Sherry" Tulk

Terpening Son Mortuary
611 W. Grand Ave.
Artesia, NM  88210
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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West Main Baptist Church
1701 W. Main Street
Artesia, NM  88210
Thursday, January 31, 2019
10:00 a.m.
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Woodbine Cemetery
200 E. Hermosa Drive
Artesia, NM  88210
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Lakeview Christian Hospice
1302 Mission Avenue
Carlsbad, NM  88220
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Funeral services are scheduled for 10:00 AM, Thursday, January 31, 2019 at West Main Baptist Church for Sherry Tulk of Artesia, New Mexico.

Mrs. Tulk, 78, died January 26, 2019 in Artesia, NM.

Nolan Frederick will officiate at the services. Burial will follow the services at Woodbine Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Cody Tulk, Erik Tulk, Derek Chase, Scott Bannister, Wes Bannister, and Wilson Bannister. Honorary pallbearers will be John A. Yates Sr., and Mack Chase.

Visitation will be on Wednesday, January 30 from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm at Terpening & Son Mortuary.

Sherry was born November 8, 1940 in Roswell, NM to Louis Boggs and Jessie Cook.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother Jerry Boggs, and a sister Wanda Price.

Survivors include her husband J.C. Tulk of the family home; a son Hoby Tulk of Artesia; a daughter Karla Chase and husband Richard of Artesia; sister Charlotte Gay Yates and husband John A. of Artesia; sister-in-law Bonnie Glenn of Artesia; grandchildren Eric Tulk, Cody Tulk and wife Kaitlan, Kortney Chase-Moreno and husband RT, and Derek Chase; great-grandchildren Aubrey, Taylor, Ella, Lucas, & Lane Tulk; numerous nieces and nephews including Scott Bannister and wife Teri and their children, and many close friends.

Sherry (Gram) will forever be remembered as a woman who dedicated her life to her family and her charitable acts. Sherry will forever be missed by the many whose lives she touched.

Memorial contributions may be made to Lakeview Christian Hospice.


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  1. Buni Doporto
    Dallas, TX

    Karla , Richard and Family

    My deepest condolences. Your mom was such a special and beautiful lady . She was always smiling and kind to everyone.

    Sending prayers for you and your family .


  2. PJ Teel
    Canyon, TX

    June, Hoby, Karla, and family,
    You are in my thoughts and prayers. Sherry was such a special and giving person. May the Lord bring you comfort and peace.

  3. Annetta Powell
    Artesia, NM

  4. Jimmy & Caroline Naylor
    Artesia, NM88210, NM

    So sorry Charlotte

  5. Bennie and Norma Dennis
    Roswell, NM

    I went to school at Dexter with Sherry. We graduated together in 1958. I am proud that she called me Friend. She was always a LADY

  6. Autherean & Sue Prude
    Artesia, NM

    You all are in Our thoughts and prayers during this time. Sherry was a Special Lady and Friend. She will be Missed. Love you all.

  7. Corey
    Artesia, NM

    June, Hoby, Karla thinking about that sweet Lady and you today. Sorry for your loss.

  8. Jeannell Richardson Hall
    Pampa, Texas. 79065, NM

    June, We are so sorry about Sherry. She was a sweet aunt and will be greatly missed. Love and many prayers
    Hugh & Jeannell Hall

  9. Sammy and Darlene Boyce
    Roswell, NM

  10. LuAnn Beardemphl
    Lubbock, TX

    Praying for peace and comfort for the entire family. I'm so sorry for your loss.

  11. Liz Griffin
    Midland, TX

    Karla and June, I am so saddened to hear about my Sherry, I love and miss you all, she was absolutely one of my favorite ladies.. big hugs and lots of prayers ....

  12. Ken Ingram
    Artesia, NM

    June & Family, Please know that we send our love, thoughts and prayers.
    Ken & Delma Ingram

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