Bridgestone Sponsorship Continues
Pictured left to right:
Alisa Van Dyke, Marketing Director for Sherry’s Run
Kimberly Landreth, Bridgestone Sr. Human Resources Generalist
Corrie Cluck, Administrative Coordinator for Sherry’s Run
Faith, courage, optimism and a desire to help others were qualities that defined Sharon “Sherry” Patterson Whitaker. Both before and after the energetic wife and mother was diagnosed with colon cancer, the impression she made on her family, friends and community was undeniable. While her battle in the flesh was lost in 2004, the spirit she had shown throughout life continues to touch more lives every day. Because of Sherry’s Run, a 5K run/walk benefit organized in Sherry’s memory, area cancer victims and their families can make strides toward becoming cancer survivors, and researchers are a small step closer to stopping the disease for good.