Sherry L. Lantz Fairfax, 68, died at the Uniontown Hospital on Saturday, July 24, 2020 with her family by her side. She was born November 2, 1951 in Uniontown, PA to the late Burrell Lantz and the late Cordelia Brown Lantz.
Sherry was employed as a Community Liaison with the Uniontown Area School District for almost 20 years; she was previously employed by Bell Telephone and Chestnut Ridge Counseling Service Inc.
In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by a special nephew, Anthony W. Brown, Sr.
Left to mourn her death is her husband, Charles “Bucky” Fairfax; daughter, Niya Fairfax, and grandchildren: Shawn and Ta’Lynn Fairfax -- all of Uniontown; sister, Marilyn Lantz of Washington, DC; brother, Stuart Lantz (Linda) of San Diego, California; Aunts: Mary Rhodes of Dayton, OH; Gloria “Sugie” Lantz of Los Angeles, California, and Uncle, Edward “Bucky” Lantz (Linda) of Mt. Pleasant, PA; special sister-in-law, Beatrice Brown of Uniontown, PA; special nieces: Jacquelyn Green of Roanoke, VA and Michelle Brown of Hyattsville, Maryland; Godchildren: Cameron McLee and Tamika Burke; best friend, Grace Ann McLee; and a host of other special aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Sherry was known and loved by many. She was a kind and caring soul who cared about her community and family. She was the glue that kept her family together and she made time for everyone. She will be remembered for her smile and her beautiful, loving, and giving spirit.
According to state mandates, masks are required.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Mt. Rose Baptist Church, 9 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Uniontown, PA.
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