Cheryl Ann Kinney (née Smith) of Payson, died July 16, 2008 at Banner Good Samaritan Hospital in Phoenix.
Mrs. Kinney (known as Cheri by her friends) was born Nov. 21, 1950 in Lander, Wyo.
She was a dedicated employee at La Costa Spa in California for 22 years and moved to Payson in 2004 to be closer to her parents.
Mrs. Kinney had a wonderful appreciation for the beautiful things in life and especially loved good music, good wine and good friends.
She is survived and remembered by her daughter, Shalyn Kinney; and her siblings, Pamn Baptist and Ralph Smith.
A tribute to her life was held July 31 at Cardiff Reef Beach in Cardiff By The Sea, Calif.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to the American Lung Association.