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Mary Jo "Jo" Wells Cherry
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Birth: Jul. 12, 1932
Winston County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Feb. 5, 2011
Jackson County
Mississippi, USA

Mary Jo Wells Cherry 78 of Pascagoula, MS, passed away Saturday February 5, 2011 in Pascagoula, MS surrounded by her loving family. She was born July 12, 1932 in Noxapater, MS to the late Doyle and Sallaie V. Jackson Wells. Mrs. Cherry married Her husband Robert Cherry in May 1949, and they had 61 years together. She will be remembered as a loving anc caring wife,mother,grandmother, sister and friend. She was theorporate Secretary and Director of Brumfield's/Marks Rothenburg Co., and retired from there after 40 years of service. Mrs. Cherry was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Pascagoula, MS.She was praocecded in death by her parents and 2 infant brothers who died agt birth. She leaves charished memories to her husband Robert T. Cherry of Pascagoula, MS, two daughters, Bobbie Jo (James) Cline and Cathy (Keith) Morie both of Pascagoula, MS, grandcildren, Jeffery Cline, Brandon Cline, Travis Morie, Megan Morie and Danielle Morie, her sister,Ramona Thigpen of Pascagoula and her Bill Wells of Wade, MS. Family and friends may gather one hour prior, at Heritage Funeral Home to travel in the procession to the cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Organization or a church in her memory. Heritage Funeral Home, locally owned and operated, is in chargeof the arangemen ts. ou may view and sign Mrs. Cherry's online regisgter book at

Jo Cherry sister of Ramona W. Thigpen. She was not only my sister but my very best friend. She is sadly missed by me. 
Family links: 
  Doyle Christopher Wells (1911 - 1981)
  Sallie V Jackson Wells (1911 - 1997)
  Mary Jo Wells Cherry (1932 - 2011)
  Doyle Ray Wells (1936 - 1936)*
  Bennie Childress Wells (1945 - 1945)*
*Calculated relationship
Beloved Wife Mother
Serene Memorial Gardens
Jackson County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: Ramona Thigpen
Record added: Feb 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66224607
Mary Jo Jo <i>Wells</i> Cherry
Added by: Ramona Thigpen
Mary Jo Jo <i>Wells</i> Cherry
Added by: Ramona Thigpen
Mary Jo Jo <i>Wells</i> Cherry
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- Cathy Morie
 Added: Mar. 10, 2014

- Ramona Thigpen
 Added: Feb. 27, 2011
to my sister Jo who I love so much
- Ramona Thigpen
 Added: Feb. 27, 2011

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