Terry Wayne Cherry

October 16, 1958 - July 10, 2018
Terry Wayne Cherry

Terry Wayne Cherry, 59, of Wilmington passed away on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCare Center in Wilmington.

Terry was born in New Hanover County, October 16, 1958, a son of the late RD Cherry and the late Martha Faye Cavanaugh Cherry and was a lifelong area resident. He had been a volunteer at the First Fruit Ministries in Wilmington for 19 years.

He is survived by his sisters, Wanda O’Sullivan and her husband Terry of Winnabow, Teresa Caison and her husband Curtis of Rocky Point; his brothers, Ronnie and Jerry Cherry both of Wilmington; his niece, Sara Pearce and her husband Brandon, and nephew, Casey Caison; his great-niece and great-nephew, Avery and Luke Pearce and his cousins, Carline Williams and her fiancée Eli Gutierrez of Leland, and Rick Heimbach and his wife Loretta of Wilmington, his special friend Mike, as well as his beloved dog, Bear, who kept him going.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his service Sunday, July 15, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the First Fruit Ministry, 2750 Vance Street, Wilmington. , with the Rev. Russ Miller and Rev. Floyd Morris officiating.

Wilmington Funeral & Cremation 1535 South 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403

910.791.9099


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  • July 13, 2018
    Jeffrey Rynaski says:
    We shall keep Terry in our thoughts and prayers

  • July 13, 2018
    Pat Caison says:
    Keeping all the family in my prayers during this sad time. May God bless each of the family and give you peace knowing Terry is no longer suffering. I love all of you.

  • July 14, 2018
    Grace Alshemmari says:
    Terry was a dear sweet friend & we were all so blessed to have known him...I will miss him so