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Ernest Cheatham, 84, of Trenton, NJ departed this life on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Capital Health Regional Medical Center. Born and educated in Oxford, NC, Mr. Cheatham was a resident of Trenton for most his life. He was formerly employed by Thermoid Rubber Company and retired from Princeton University with over 40 years of dedicated service. He was a member of Harmony Masonic Lodge #55 Trenton, NJ. He was an honorably discharged US Army veteran. He is predeceased by his wife, Elnora Cheatham; his parents, John Henry and Pearl Cheatham; a daughter, Annie Glenn; sisters, Mary Brown, Kate Cheatham-McNeil, Alice Mangum and Ethel Garrett; a grandson, Michael Glenn; a niece, Tonette Brown; sons-in-law, Louis Glenn and Leslie Pearson, Sr.; a brother-in-law, Tommie Lee Clark and a special companion, Waverly Lewis. He is survived by four daughters, Carrie Pearson of Queens, NY, Jean Palmer of Trenton, Linda Brodie and Diane Green (Ronald) of Oxford, NC; 21 grandchildren, Kevin, Keith, Rodney, Nathaniel, Shanita, Pamela, Derrick, April, Gregory, Hassan, Angela, Alisha, Leslie, Jr., Joann, Jae, Jerome, Jocelyn, William, Derrick, Dominique, and Danté; 12 great grandchildren, 27 great great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral Services will be Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 9:00am at Light House Outreach Ministries 715 Bellevue Ave Trenton, NJ. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Calling hours will be Friday, October 13, 2017 from 6pm to 8pm at Campbell Funeral Chapel 1225 Calhoun St. Trenton, NJ and Saturday from 8am to 9am at the church.
Published in The Trentonian on Oct. 12, 2017
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