Cherrie Arabella McClellan was born July 10, 1931 to Ruth Robinson Oliver and Isaiah Oliver in Marion, South Carolina.
While residing in Marion, Cherrie was a member of Bethel Methodist Church.
A resident of Columbus, Ohio for nearly 50 years, Cherrie enjoyed cooking and solving crossword puzzles.
At the of age 81, Cherrie passed away on Friday, March 22, 2013, at the McNaughton Point Care Center in Columbus, Ohio.
In addition to her parents, Cherrie was preceded in death by her husband Henderson McClellan, Jr., one brother, Isaiah Oliver, Jr., and two sisters, Margaret Campbell and Miriam Smith.
She leaves to cherish her memory, two daughters, Chancenia (Harold) Douthitt and Ingrid P. McClellan; three granddaughters, Ursula Jackson, Brianna Williams (Terry Turner, Jr.), and Deanna (James) Redd; five great grandchildren, Brandi Blackwell, Christian McClellan, Samuel Housel, Terry L. Turner, III, and Kalendra Turner; one sister Hazel Quarterman; one brother Thomas Howard Oliver; and a host of other relatives and friends. Graveside Ceremony 10 a.m., Friday, April 5, 2013 at Green Lawn Cemetery, 1000 Greenlawn Ave. Columbus, Ohio