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Minnie Jo Cherry (1-3-22) service 1-8-22

Minnie Jo Robinson Cherry, 73, of Selmer, died on Monday, Jan. 3.
She was the daughter of Sam and Grace Stricklin Robinson.
She worked for 911 Communication in both McNairy and Hardin Counties. She also was a crossing guard for the Hardin County School System.
She is survived by three sons, Terrence Elbert and Gregory O’Neal Cherry, both of Savannah, and Jason Elliot Cherry of Atlanta, Georgia; nine grandchildren; one great-grandson; two sisters, Louise Robinson and Melinda Sanders both of Selmer; two brothers, James Robinson of Chicago, Illinois and Larry Robinson of Savannah; and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by  her parents, Sam and Grace Robinson; her grandparents, Shed and Ellie Chambers Stricklin and Minnie Westbrooks; one son, Eric Dion Cherry; a grandson; three brothers, Pius Robinson, Johnny Stricklin, and Wendell Robinson; two sisters, Lillian Ruth Robinson and Mabel Robinson Roberts; two nephews; and the father of her children, Lonnie Cherry.
Services were held Saturday, Jan. 8, by Selmer Mortuary, at Graham Chapel C.M.E. Church in Savannah.