Cherie East Kennedy
Cherie East Kennedy
  • April 5, 1948 - July 27, 2017
  • New Market, Alabama

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Cherie East Kennedy, 69 of Huntsville, AL passed away on Thursday, July 27, 2017 with her family by her side. Cherie was born on April 5, 1948 in Huntsville, AL to the late James “Jimmy” C. East & Virginia “Jean” East. She was a member of Chase Missionary Baptist Church. Ms. Kennedy was the former owner of Garden of Eden Florist. She worked for Alabama Propane for 20 years. She was also a member of Alabama Game Breeders Association. Cherie was an avid Alabama fan. She was a loving mother, grandmother and sister.

Cherie was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William Lee Kennedy. She is survived by her daughter, Candy Kennedy McCain (Barry) of New Market, AL; son, Trone Lee Kennedy (Laura) of Huntsville, AL; four grandchildren, Paige, Courtnie and Taylor Kennedy, Dylan McCain (Holli); three great grandchildren, Bentlee, Hayslee, Kynslee; one sister, Janus Hardin and one brother, Little Jim East.

You may visit with the family on Saturday, July 29, 2017 from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at Valhalla Funeral Home. Funeral Services, conducted by Rev. Larry Johnson will be on Sunday, July 30, 2017 at 2:00pm in Valhalla’s Chapel. Interment will immediately follow at Valhalla Memory Gardens in the Chapel Garden. Please sign her registry at