Johnnie Harold Cheek, 68, of Wilmington, NC, formerly of McColl, SC passed away on Tuesday, March 8, 2022 at his home after an illness. Born on November 12, 1953 in Bennettsville, SC, he was the youngest son of the late Cecil Hamer and Letha Fairfax Cheek. Johnnie loved camping, fishing, watching classic movies, and especially spending time with his family. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Cecil Eugene Cheek, Catherine Darlene Cheek, Laura Hamer Cheek, and Nathan Randolph Cheek, Sr.
Johnnie is survived by his sisters, Tina Cheek Williams (Purnell) and Samantha Cheek Usher (Ricky); his nephew, Nathan Randolph Cheek, Jr. (Maranda); and a host of grandnieces and grandnephews whom he loved dearly.
A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Coastal Cremations and Funeral Care in Wilmington, NC will be assisting the Cheek family. Online condolences may be made at coastalcremationsnc.com/obituaries.