I find one surname of CHERRY in my HEADSTONES OF HALIFAX, VOL.1, Compiled by J.Rives Manning, Jr., copyright 1996.
1) HAYWOOD F. CHERRY, b. 1890, d.1940 cemetery #135 LAFAYETTE POWELL CEMETERY; Located approx. 300 yards east of SR1434, Sam Powell Dairy Rd., approx. 1/2 mile West of NC 48. (From a 1991 survey)