Cherie Kellum Prince, 63, of Monticello, passed away on September 15, 2017 at the Woods Nursing & Rehab in Monticello.
She was born March 24, 1954 in Monticello to the late Charles Edward “Ed” Kellum and Pasty Ruth Barnett Kellum.
She was a retired dietitian at The Woods Nursing & Rehab, a sales clerk, and a Baptist.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Ricky Kellum and Jamie Kellum.
Survivors include her husband of 48 years, Dennis Prince of Monticello; one son, David Prince and wife Kim, whom she thought of as a daughter, of Monticello; a daughter, Misty Johnson of Monticello; a sister, Diane “Dee Dee” Kellum Smith of Hot Springs; eight grandchildren, Meagan and Scott Terrell of Wynne, Courtney Prince and Drew Adam, Josh and Megan Prince, Logan Gilliam and Valerie Maddox all of Monticello; a great granddaughter, Abigail Terrell of Wynne; a great friend whom she thought of a life sister, April Ross and dear friend John Wayne Ross; her cousin and life sister, more than a cousin, Annette West; and many more relatives and friends.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, September 19, at the Collins Cemetery with Rev. Steve Fleming officiating. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.