Hugh Cherry

Image Hugh Cherry, born September 23rd, 1900 in Ripley TN, was a co-owner of the Houston Eagles of the Negro American League from 1949-1950. Cherry lived in Blytheville, AR most of his life, working as a pool room and liquor store manager (1).


He died February 2nd, 1957 in Rochester, MN and was buried in Lane Cemetery, Blytheville, AR (2).


1) Blytheville Courier News, 11/3/1999
2) http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~lunsford/cemeteries/LaneCem.htm