May 27, 1998
JAMES EDWARD CHERRY
HAMPTON – James Edward Cherry, 65, born in Edgecombe County, N.C., departed this life Friday, May 22, 1998. He was a resident of Hampton and retired from Casey Chevrolet.
He leaves to cherish his life a dear and special friend, Thelma Lee Deloatch; his father, James Bryant; one brother, Mack Cherry; three sisters, Margret Dockery, Lossie Bryant and Tina Simmon; five daughters, Jackie Deloatch, Sondre McCuller, Kathy Cherry, Evelyn Cherry and Sandra Cherry; two stepdaughters, Hattie Cooper and Diane Deloatch; four stepsons, William Deloatch, Clarence Deloatch, Romeo Deloatch and Milton Deloatch; one son-in-law, Marvin McCuller; and a host of grandchildren and loved ones.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 28, at 10 a.m. at Newport News Christian Center, 2114 Wickham Ave., Newport News, with Pastor Henry Reynolds officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.
Arrangements by Franklin Funeral Home, 245-3302.