May 29, 1943 ~ May 2, 2020
Donald “Don” Lee Cheek, 76, entered into rest with the Lord, Saturday, May 2, 2020.
Graveside service will be 2:00 PM, Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery, with Pastor Jason Cheek officiating. The body will lie in state at Kennedy Funeral Home from 3:00 to 6:00 PM, Tuesday, May 5, 2020 and from 8:00 AM to Noon on Wednesday, May 6, 2020. Due to COVID 19 there will be no visitation.
Don was a graduate of High Falls High School. He worked in Radio, drove a truck for Merita Bread, retiring after 29 ½ years and then went back to work for the South Carolina Department of Transportation. Don had a great voice and was often called on to be Master of Ceremony for various events, including the Fiddlers Convention and car shows. He was always willing to assist with community fundraisers. Don attended Unity Grove Baptist church. He enjoyed spending time outdoors, time with his family and all his many friends. Donald was a son of the late Thomas and Bertha Cockman Cheek and was preceded in death by two infant siblings.
Don is survived by son: Jason Cheek and wife Candy; granddaughters: Hailey Cheek, Krissa Cheek, all of the Highfalls community; and many friends.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to: Highfalls Fire and Rescue, P. O. Box 5, High Falls, NC 27325
Kennedy Funeral Home is assisting the Cheek Family
Condolences may be made to pinesfunerals.com