Roma Stokes Cheatham

Roma Stokes Cheatham


Funeral services for Roma Stokes Cheatham was held Saturday, February 12, 2022, at 3:30 p.m. from McClain-Hays Chapel with Rev. Lawrence Pool and Rev. Ronnie Stokes officiating.  Burial followed in the Coy Cemetery in Preston.  Visitation was held Saturday from 2:00 p.m. until service time.  McClain-Hays Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. 

Mrs. Cheatham, 89, of Preston, died Wednesday, February 9, 2022, at her home. 

She was a native and longtime resident of the Coy Community in Kemper County.  She was a graduate of Bond High School where she played and excelled in basketball (53-2 record).  Mrs. Cheatham was a partner in Cheatham’s Mini Mart in the Coy Community.

Survivors include her children, Greg Cheatham (Vicki) of Coy, Brad Cheatham of Coy, Chris Cheatham (Trina) of Philadelphia; grandchildren, April Creekmore (Mike), Russell Cheatham (Brandy), Daniel Cheatham (Dekota), Katelyn Cheatham, Keri Beth Stokes (Michael), Griffin Cheatham; great-grandchildren, Ryder Cheatham, Luke Stokes, Roma Jane Cheatham, Zane, Bella and Chase Creekmore.

Mrs. Cheatham was preceded in death by husband, Clois Cheatham; father, Daniel “Web” Stokes; mother, Theolia Green Stokes; stepmother, Frances Stokes.

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