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Victor T. Cherry

June 1, 1983 ~ February 7, 2024 (age 40) 40 Years Old

Victor T. Cherry Obituary

Victor “Vic” Cherry was born on June 1, 1983, in Columbia, South Carolina,  the son of the late Robert Lee Johnson and Mildred Cherry. The sunset on his beautiful life on Wednesday, February 7, 2024.

Victor attended Richland County Public Schools, where he graduated from C. A. Johnson Preparatory Academy, class of 2001. After high school, Vic attended the Bamberg Job Corps in Bamberg, SC, where he studied Computer Information Systems. After concluding his studies, Victor returned to Columbia to work for the South Carolina Department of Employment Workforce.

Throughout his life, Victor touched the lives of many regardless of age, race, or religion. He enjoyed life, listening to music, playing basketball, and reading, especially the word of God. Victor had never met a stranger in his life and loved spending time with his loved ones.

Victor was also preceded in death by his grandparents, Jean and Annie Bell Johnson, Nathaniel Smith and Eartha Lee Cherry, and his brother, Terry Cherry Sr.

Those left to cherish his precious memories are his loving children, Isiayah Cherry, Makayla Cherry, and Bryce Singleton; his mother, Mildred Cherry; siblings, Melissa Dinkins, Joseph Cherry (Tarnesha Benjamin), Anthony Johnson, Karlena Martin-Best, and Bryant Sutton; nephews, Terry Cherry Jr., DaQuan Legette, Tamir Cherry, Claude and Khalil Martin-Best, and Kendrick “Ricky” Benjamin; nieces, Jonesha “JoJo” Cherry and Deshana Washington; and a host of other loving relatives and friends who were like family.

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Public Viewing
February 16, 2024

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bostick-Tompkins Funeral Home of Columbia
2930 Colonial Drive
Columbia, SC 29203

Funeral Service
February 17, 2024

1:00 PM
Bostick-Tompkins Funeral Home of Columbia
2930 Colonial Drive
Columbia, SC 29203

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