Mrs. Louise Cash Cheek

  • BORN: May 4, 1920
  • DIED: August 27, 2017
  • LOCATION: Toccoa, Georgia

Mrs. Louise Cash Cheek, age 97, of Toccoa passed away Sunday, August 27, 2017 at the Clary Care Center.

Born May 4, 1920 in Franklin County, GA, she was a daughter of the late Howard and Vera Martin Cash. She lived most of her life in Stephens County in Eastanollee, GA. Louise was the widow of the late Keller Cheek. They were married for almost 70 years. She was an active member of Liberty Hill Baptist Church. She was a member of the Farm Bureau for many years, the Eastern Star for over 50 years, the Daughters of the American Revolution, and worked at the Stephens County Voting Polls for over 50 years. Louise was also a Pink Lady for the Stephens County Hospital for many years. You could always find Louise working with her flowers outdoors and indoors. She loved her life and being with members of her large family.

Family members include one son, George (Edith) Cheek of Parkland, FL; one daughter,Joyce Cheek Perry of Marietta, GA; grandchildren, Rick Cheek of Norcross, Ginnie Blount of Norcross, David (Lori) Cheek of Lawrence, Kelly (Elizabeth) Steele of Woodstock, Kerry (Tony) Looney of Toccoa, Geoff Perry of Atlanta, and Patrick (Cason) Perry of Marietta; son-in-law, Dan Steele of Toccoa; 11 great-grandchildren; sisters, LaVerne Cheek of Martin and Mary Andrews of Stone Mountain; brothers, Charles Cash of Carnesville and Lamar Cash of Macon; sister-in-law, Dociaphine Cheek Cash of Toccoa; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Keller Cheek; a daughter, Jean Cheek Steele; sisters, Lee Blanche Addison, Sara Sue Cash, Ruby Burnette Schafer, and Helen Burnette; brothers, William Cash, Fred Cash and Clyde Cash.

Funeral services will be held at one o'clock THURSDAY, AUGUST 31, 2017 from the Chapel of Whitlock Mortuary with the Rev. Jerrell Beatty officiating.

Burial will follow at Stephens Memorial Gardens.

The following gentlemen will serve as pallbearers; Rick Cheek, David Cheek, Kelly Steele, Geoff Perry, Patrick Perry, and Garrett Looney.

The Cheek family would like to thank the staff of the Clary Care Center where Louise lived the last 7 years. She was very happy there.

The family will receive friends at the mortuary from 11am until the service on THURSDAY, AUGUST 31, 2027.

Memorials donations may be made to the Clary Care Center, 249 Hospital Road, Toccoa, GA 30577.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Whitlock Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.


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