April 11, 1950 ~ November 16, 2021

Born in: Camp Lejeune, NC
Resided in: Indianapolis, IN

Sherry Alma Coupland, 71, of Indianapolis, passed away on November 16, 2021. She was born at Camp Lejeune, NC on April 11, 1950 to Arthur and Sarah (Delk) Apon. Sherry grew up in Putney, Georgia. She attended Dougherty High School, graduating in 1968.

Sherry met her husband of 53+ years, Ronald Coupland, at a friend’s wedding, and were together ever since. They moved up to Indianapolis after the wedding, where they raised their 4 daughters.

Sherry was never one to be still. She was successful in corporate jobs as well as owning her own business. She was a lover of fine arts, God’s creation, His Word and her family. She always had a project ready to start before she finished the current one. Sherry always made certain that she looked her best no matter what she was doing.

She is preceded in death by her father, Arthur Apon & younger brother Bobby Apon.

Sherry is survived by her husband, Ronald Coupland; daughters, Sandy(& husband Allen), Michelle(& husband Dave), Peggy(& husband Bryan), Mckenzie(& husband Gary), 14 Grandchildren, as well as 3 Great grandchildren. Her mother, Sarah (Delk) Apon, of Georgia; her older brother, Wayne Apon. And many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A memorial service will be at 2pm on Saturday, November 20, 2021 at Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services, 5215 N. Shadeland Avenue, with a gathering to start at 1pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Hope Center Indy.


Visitation: November 20, 2021 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Legacy - Lawrence
5215 N Shadeland Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46226

Memorial Service: November 20, 2021 2:00 pm

Legacy - Lawrence
5215 N Shadeland Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46226

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  1. May each of you find courage to face tomorrow as you rest in the knowledge that we truly care about each of your needs and that we will be here to walk beside you in your journey of grief.

    Eddie Beagles and the staff of Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services

  2. Ron, Michelle & Family,

    Our hearts & prayers are with your family during this time. We are thankful for the time we spent with Sherry. May He fill your hearts with all the special memories with her and bring you His peace💕

  3. Michelle & Family,
    My prayers are with your family during this time. I am thankful for meeting Sherry and seeing her love shine through you all. We celebrate her victory in Christ. Love you, Clara

  4. My prayers and love go out to Michelle, her dad and sisters on the loss of Sherry. She was always a woman full of energy and I’m glad I was able to have met her. I know she left this world before you were ready but I also know she was excited to see the Lord face to face. Dave and I are unable to attend the service but know you are loved and prayed for. Blessings.

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