Funeral services for Newell Cherry will be held Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 11 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating will be the Rev. Tex Pruitt. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery in Simsboro. The family will receive friends from 5 until 8 p.m. today (Monday, July 16, 2012) at Rose-Neath Funeral Home.
Newell was born Jan. 29, 1949 in Arcadia and entered into rest July 14, 2012 in Minden.
His parents, John K. and Betty Jo Cherry; brother, James Wade Cherry; and sister, Linda Kay Carter preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, Charlotte Cherry of Sibley; sons, David Cherry and wife, Annie of Blanchard, Tim Wade Lindsay and wife, Kara of Minden and Newell K. Cherry, Jr and wife, Hollin of Sibley; daughters, Brenda Cherry of Shreveport and Peggy Cherry of Shreveport; sisters, Ruth Ann Poole of Arcadia, Glenda Sue Keough and husband, Tom of Augusta, Georgia, Betty Alice Martin of Minden, Patsy Jo Brown and husband, Allen of Pollock and Esther Lee Guillot of Simsboro; brothers, William Barton Cherry and wife, Marlene of McNeil, Arkansas, Billy Joe Cherry of Bryceland, Kenneth Wayne Cherry and wife, Lisa of Simsboro, Ralph Junior Cherry and wife, Caprice of Bryceland, David Lynn Cherry of Bryceland, Charles Henry Cherry of Minden and John Robert Cherry of Simsboro; grandchildren, Kaylee Rayne Lindsay and Jaryn Wade Lindsay; and numerous nieces and nephews.