Personal Service, Peace of Mind, Pleasant Memories

Joe Bobby Cherry

02/27/1939 - 07/30/2017

Viewing Information

Family receiving friends, 6pm-8pm, Thursday, August 3, 2017 at Metropolitan Funeral Service, Portsmouth Boulevard.

Service Information

A funeral service will be held, 10am, Friday, August 4, 2017
Mt. Hermon Baptist Temple
2901 London Boulevard Portsmouth VA

Interment Information

Cherry Family Cemetery
Ahoskie NC

Mr. Joe Bobby Cherry was peacefully called home to be with Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, July 30, 2017. Joe was born on February 27, 1939 in NC. As a young man, Joe played professional baseball with the Indianapolis Clowns, Chicago White Sox and the San Diego Padres. He went on to retire from the ILA. Joe loved and lived Life to the fullest. There are no words to express how Joe loved his family. He leaves to cherish his precious memories his loving wife Gayle, his children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, siblings and a host of other devoted family and friends.