Willie "Pip" Cherry, 79, of Sylvester, Ga., and formerly of Doerun, died Monday, Jan. 22, 2018.
Survivors include sons, Dickie Cherry, Calvin Cherry and Joseph Williams; daughters, Inez Cherry and Kat Williams; and a sister, Mary A. Cherry of Doerun. He was a father figure to Eunice Cherry Carson.
He was preceded in death by his father, Will "Lump" Cherry, and mother, Retha Wright "Sister" Cherry; son, Willie Cherry Jr.; brother, Hayward Cherry; and sister, Rosa Pearl Cherry, all of Doerun.
Fields Mortuary of Sylvester is in charge of arrangements.
Published on January 25, 2018