Smith Cemetery ~ Alpheus Ferebee Cherry ~ part of the Polk County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
Cherry, Alpheus Ferebee
LAST: Cherry FIRST: Alpheus MID: Ferebee
BORN: 4 Dec 1883 DIED: 21 Oct 1954 BURIED: 22 Oct 1954 (Smith Cemetery)
OCCUPATION:  Carpenter
BIRTH PLACE:  Albany, Linn Co., Oregon
DEATH PLACE: Dallas, Polk Co., Oregon
Name of father James Cherry
Maiden name of mother Nancy Anne Price 
1900 OR CENSUS - Alpheus Cherry (b Dec 1883, Oregon) enumerated with parents James G. (b Mar 1857, Oregon, married 22y, occupation carpenter) and Anna (b May 1858, Oregon, mother of 2 children, both living)
ESTATE - Albert F. Cherry of Polk Co died 21 Oct 1954, intestate; only heir is niece Vera Clarice Leavitt, 54y, of 750 East 23rd Street, Eugene, Oregon, daughter of deceased sister Etha Fernila Fuller
[Note-sister Etha Cherry married Ernest Fuller; she died 24 May 1919 in Portland, Oregon, and was buried in Multnomah Park Cemetery in Portland]
Albert F. Cherry, retired carpenter who had made his home in Dallas for 30 years, died at the Dallas hospital on Thursday, October 21. Funeral services were held at the Bollman Funeral Home at 2 pm Saturday with burial in the Smith cemetery Monmouth. 
Mr. Cherry was born at Albany December 4, 1883, and was in his 71st year. His parents were James and Anne Price Cherry. He was married to Laura Fidler in 1932 and she passed away a number of years ago. He had resided in Vancouver, Wn, for about five years but later returned to Dallas. 
Survivors include a niece, Vena Leavitt of Eugene, and several cousins.
Itemizer Observer (Thurs) 8 Oct 1954, 7:3
No marker
1900 OR CENSUS (Marion Co, Salem, ED 134, Sheet 3A)
OSBH DC (Polk County 1954) #11978
Polk County Probate Record, Vol 32, pages 632-633
IO 28 Oct 1954, 7:3