COMER - Joan Anderson Cheek, 85, passed away Sunday, February 9, 2014.
A native of Norcross, she was the daughter of the late Ralph Victor Anderson and Marie Gregory Anderson. Mrs. Cheek was preceded in death by her husband, Bun Joe Cheek; son-in-law, John C. Collier; a sister, Judy Smith; and granddaughter, Victoria Leighanne Runyan. She was an active member of Colbert First Baptist Church and a member of the Fidelis Ladies Sunday School Class.
Survivors include four children, Linda C. Collier (Charles Fouche), Colbert, David J. Cheek (Betsy), Nicholson, Peggie E. Queen (David), Cumming, and Robin V. Runyan, Comer; nine grandchildren, Andy Collier (Missy), Brook Collier (Gwen), McClaine Cheek, Kenneth Childers (Patti), Julie Anna Queen, (Alexci), Phil Queen, Zack Runyan, Josh Runyan, and Taralee Runyan; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held at Colbert Baptist Church on Wednesday, February 19, at 3 p.m. with Pastor Brad Wilson officiating. Visitation will be held at the church one hour prior to the service. Honorary pallbearers will be the members of the Saints Alive from Colbert Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Colbert Baptist Church Bus Fund or the Madison/Oglethorpe Animal Shelter.
Lord and Stephens, Danielsville, is in charge of arrangements.