Mr. Cherry moved to New York in 1958 and worked for the California Pie Company for many years. He met and married the former Diane Moore and this union was blessed with four children. His parents as well as a sister, Gertrude Robinson preceded him death. His smile, his concern for family will be missed by those who knew and loved him most.
Surviving to cherish the loving memory and continue the legacy of Charles Cherry include his children, Charlotte, Clara, Carla, Cynthia, Erica and Charles, Jr. all of New York, NY; seven sisters, Dorothy (Walter) Murphy of Far Rockaway, NY, Carolyn Cherry of Bronx, NY, Patricia (Leo) Richardson of Canton, OH, Rosa Mosley of Kannapolis, NC, Elizabeth Cherry, Berdie Cherry, and Jacqueline Pearson all of Hartsville, SC; one brother, Leon (Martha) Cherry of Charlotte, NC; 13 grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, grand nieces & nephews, great grand nieces & nephews, cousins, other relatives and very dear friends.