Cheryl Patricia ‘Sherry’ Roney Barnes

Cheryl Patricia “Sherry” Roney Barnes, 51, passed away Tuesday evening, June 11, 2019,  from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

Born in Philadelphia, PA July 24, 1967, she had lived in Pierce County since the late 1980s. She was a certified pharmacy technician  and had worked for Eckerds Pharmacy. She was attending Remnant Church, but had also attended the Baptist and the Roman Catholic Church at one time.

Survivors include her two sons, Bryant K. Barnes II and Taylor Barnes, both of Athens; parents, Harry and Darcile Roney, Blackshear; a sister, Tracey Bullard, Tallahassee; the father of her children, Bryant Barnes Sr., Blackshear; an aunt, Sissy Tolbert, Monticello, FL and uncle, Corbitt (Opal) Carter, Blackshear and numerous other relatives.

A visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, June 14, at the funeral home.

Memorialization is by cremation.

Memorials may be made to the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church CCW, 2011 Darling Avenue, Waycross, GA 31501.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online register at

Pearson-Dial Funeral Home, Inc., of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.

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