AMerican Veteran 11

Charles B. Cherry

March 14, 1938 ~ June 25, 2020 (age 82)


Charles Beverly Cherry, age 82, of Dublin, passed away on Thursday, June 25, 2020.

The family will receive friends on Monday, June 29, 2020 from 6:00PM until 8:00PM at Townsend Brothers Funeral Home. Services will be held at 11:00AM on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 in the Chapel of Townsend Brothers Funeral Home with burial to follow in Oak Grove City Cemetery in Telfair County.

Mr. Cherry was a veteran of the United States Army and retired from the Georgia State Patrol. After retirement he worked for many years as a bailiff. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. Mr. Cherry was preceded in death by his parents, Alston and Dora Cox Cherry; sons, Michael Cherry and Timothy Cherry, and a sister, Elizabeth McBride.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Cherry, of Dublin; daughters, Brenda Lynn, of Jeffersonville and Brenda Lumley (Louis), of East Dublin; son, Rodney Lynn (Connie), of Jeffersonville; grandchildren, Colby Blount (Katie), Allen Lynn (Jennifer), Kenny Lynn, Timmy Cherry, and Tiffany Daniel (Seth); great-grandchildren, Zoey Lynn, Jace Cherry, Dalton Daniel and Logan Daniel; sister, Jean Haglestein (Dick), of Albany; several nieces and nephews, and special caretaker, Lee Taylor.

The family wishes to express their sincere thanks to Home Instead Senior Care and Staff for the kindness and support given during this difficult time. Townsend Brothers Funeral Home and Staff respectfully ask all in attendance to follow social distancing guidelines in compliance with the CDC. 

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June 29, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Townsend Brothers Funeral Home
215 West Jackson St.
Dublin, GA 31021

Funeral Service
June 30, 2020

11:00 AM
Chapel of Townsend Brothers Funeral Home
215 West Jackson Street
Dublin, GA 31021

June 30, 2020

1:00 PM
Oak Grove City Cemetery
Daughtry Street
McRae, GA 31055

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