Mr. Donald Cherry, Jr.

October 4, 1943 ~ November 29, 2023 (age 80) 80 Years Old

Mr. Donald Cherry, Jr. Obituary

Mr. Donald Cherry, Jr.,  age 80 of Missouri, formerly of Nash County, NC, departed this earthly life on Wednesday, November 29, 2023.

A funeral service will be held at 12:00PM, Saturday, December 9, 2023 at Word Tabernacle Church, Rocky Mount.  Interment will follow at Gardens of Gethsemane, Rocky Mount.

A viewing will be held from 4:00PM - 6:00PM, Friday, December 8, 2023 at William Toney's Funeral Home, Spring Hope.

Donald leaves behind: his devoted wife, Glenda Cherry; daughters, Dawn LaVette Cherry, Maria Antionette Cherry; one son, Melvyn Darrell Cherry (Stephanie) of Baltimore. MD; step-daughters, Martha Stewart (Edward) of Murfreesboro, TN, Patricia Hampton (Jonathan) of Durham, NC, and Glenda (GG) Gillespie of Saint Louis, MO; god-daughter, Theresa Davenport of Baltimore, MD; brothers, George Hart of Nashville, NC and William Hart of Benson, NC; sisters, Earlene Tilman of Virginia Beach, VA, Audrey Richardson (Reverend Bobby) of Spring Hope, NC, Mary Drake of Rocky Mount, NC, and Sharon Hart of Nashville, NC; one sister-in-law, Linda Jones Hart; three aunts, Geraldine Gorham and Corine Barnes, both of Bridgeport, CT, and Betty Jean Bullock (Jimmie) of Rocky Mount, NC; one uncle, Bishop George Powell of Tarboro, NC; twelve remaining grandchildren, Tyrell, Donnell, and Quinntell Ray Gupton, Brande'  Vaughan, Kevin Wilson, Felix Vaughan, Brandon Shaw-McKinght, Keona Owens, Dajai Swann, DeVonte Tasker, Noah Tucker, and Edward Stewart III; also 16 great-grandchildren, all of Baltimore, MD; a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends; two close friends, Jimmy Relish and Ben Hines.

A Service of Love and Dignity provided by William Toney's Funeral Home, Spring Hope.

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Public Viewing
December 8, 2023

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
William Toney's Funeral Home Inc.
516 S. Poplar Street
Spring Hope, NC 27882

Celebration of Life
December 9, 2023

12:00 PM
Word Tabernacle Church (Rocky Mount, NC)


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