Beloved former Rochester pastor dies

Beloved former Rochester pastor dies Photo: Antioch Missionary Baptist Church Facebook.

Updated: July 31, 2020 12:27 PM
Created: July 31, 2020 12:17 PM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Rev. James Cherry Sr., a well-beloved former Rochester pastor, has died.

From Philidelphia, Pennsylvania, he served as the senior pastor at Aenon Missionary Baptist Church from 1981 to 2014. 


The Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, where his son Rev. James Cherry Jr. serves as pastor,  shared the news on its Facebook page.

The post says the reverend was trusted by not only the people in the pews, but by the community.

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