Services for Sarah Cherry will be held Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, at 11 a.m. from Bay Springs Baptist Church.

The Rev. Mike Rasberry and the Rev. Jessie Napp will be officiating. Burial will follow in Bay Springs Cemetery in Porterville. McClain-Hays Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Cherry, 89, of Porterville, died Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at home.

She was born and reared in Neshoba County and made her home in Kemper County most of her life. She was a retired longtime employee of Wells-Lamont Corp. Mrs. Cherry was a member of Bay Springs Baptist Church in Porterville.

Survivors include her husband, Ellis Cherry of Porterville; sons, Wayne George of Meridian and Wendell George of DeKalb; step-daughters, Sandra George of DeKalb and Teresa George of DeKalb; step-sons, Joe Cherry of Biloxi and Keith Cherry of Porterville; 11 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and sisters, Dorothy George of Pascagoula and Betty Pinter of Philadelphia.