Graveside services for Mr. Luther A. Cherry, 93, of the North
Springs community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will be held
at 2 P.M. on Sunday, December 26, at the John L. Clark
Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 4 – 9 P.M., and
Sunday from 12 noon until 1:30 P.M. at Upper Cumberland
Mr. Cherry passed away on Friday, December 24, 2004, at the
Mabry Health Care and Rehab Center in Gainesboro.
He was born January 12, 1911, in Clay County, TN, to the late
Silas and Ollie Nevada Cherry. In September, 1935, Mr. Cherry
was married to the late Ina Mosley Cherry, who passed away in
1974. He was a sawyer and a farmer, and was a member of the
North Springs Church of Christ.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by
3 Brothers: Arnold E. Cherry, Joe Reynolds Cherry, and Louis
Cherry; 1 Sister: Lucille Wilson; and 1 Son-in-law: Bill C. Davis.
Survivors include 2 Sons and 1 Daughter-in-Law: Joe & Judy
Cherry and Donald Cherry, all of Gainesboro, TN; 2
Daughters and 1 Son-in-Law: Faye Davis and Shirley &
Steve Fuqua, all of Cookeville, TN; 4 Grandchildren: Jo-Jo
Cherry of Gainesboro, TN, Danny Campbell Davis of
Nashville, TN, Paul Davis and Treva Davis, both of
Cookeville, TN; 2 Brothers: Roy Cherry and Dillard Cherry;
and 2 Sisters: Pauline Beals and Willadean Dixon. He is also
survived by a host of nieces and nephews.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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