Nicole Marie Sherwood, 18, of Coffeyville passed away Thursday, July 2, 2015 at Mercy Hospital in Independence.\n\nShe was born November 22, 1996, at Independence to Michael Sherwood and Angela (Bruce) Birney. Nicole grew up and attended school in Independence, Cherryvale and Coffeyville, she was continuing her education at Coffeyville Community College.\n\nNicole attended St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Coffeyville. She loved Art especially drawing.\n\nSurvivors include her daughter, Ayva Marie French of the home; her mother and step-father, Angie and James Birney of Coffeyville; sisters, Darah Miller and husband Gage of Pittsburg, Edyn Sherwood of El Dorado, Josyln Sherwood of Independence, brothers, Alexander Sherwood of Independence, special siblings, Jade Ramirez of Independence, and Langston Polk of Thayer; and grandparents, Dennis and Rebecca Bruce of Independence, and Michael James and Gail Sherwood of Davenport, IA.\n\nShe was preceded in death by her grandparents, David and Kandy Smith.\n\nServices will be at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at St. Paul's Episcopal Church with Mother Antoinette Tackkett officiating. Private family interment will take place at a later date.\n\nFriends may call on Monday, July 6, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the David W. Barnes Funeral Home in Coffeyville. The family will receive friends on Monday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.\n\nThe family suggests memorials for the benefit of her daughter Ayva being established at Cooperative Credit Union in Coffeyville; contributions may be left with the funeral home or mailed c/o David W. Barnes Funeral Home, 306 North Cline Road, Coffeyville, KS 67337.