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Mamie Lee Penick Cheatham / May 19, 2020

Mamie Lee Penick Cheatham, 76, of Chase City, died Monday, May 18, 2020 at Chase City Health and Rehab Center.

Mrs. Cheatham was born in Mecklenburg County, Jan. 29, 1944 to the late John and Annie Snead Penick. She attended the schools of Mecklenburg County, and was a member of Concord Baptist Church. She was a homemaker.

Cherishing her memories are her son, Alfred Cheatham of Chase City, four grandsons, Marcus, Azablon, Javonte and Kevin Cheatham all of Chase City, one granddaughter, Dominique Cheatham of Chase City, six great-grandchildren; life-long friends; Patsy Keene and Mildred Fuller, and a vast number of other loving relatives and caring friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmy Lee Cheatham Sr.; one son, Jimmy, Jr.; two daughters, Shirley and Donna Cheatham; two sisters, Elsie Carrington and Pearline Marable; one brother, Joe Penick, and two granddaughters, Teresa Cheatham Boyd and Felicia Walker.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Arrangements are by Giles-Harris Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

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