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Cherri Holton Hopkins

January 1, 1955 — March 30, 2023

North Augusta, SC – Mrs. Cherri Holton Hopkins, 68, passed away Thursday, March 30, 2023.

Cherri was born in Soperton, GA, daughter of Jack Roy Holton, Aiken, and the late Barbara Ann Richardson Holton.  

She is survived by her husband, James Hopkins, Jr; daughter, Summer M. Hopkins, N. Augusta; son, Scott Bowen, Charlotte, NC; sister, Donna H. (Clayton) Meadows, Aiken; brothers, Glen “Rick” (Patricia) Holton, Aiken, Charles (Dr. Holly Broome) Holton, Slidell, LA; nine nieces and nephews; and 12 great nieces and nephews. Cherri worked at the SRS Ecology Lab for several years before Promoting to the HP (Health Protection) department there.  She was then self employed in Pot O Gold Vending Services for many years before moving on to her most recent venture, of Furniture Flipping, which she enjoyed most of all. Cherri was also known for the community services she loved; donating whatever was needed to the homeless shelters and women’s shelters in her area. 

To know her was not only to love her, but it was also… to be LOVED BY HER. 

The funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, April 3, 2023, in the Shellhouse Funeral Home chapel with the Reverend Dr. Brad Willis officiating.  Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers will be Glen Holton, II, Tony Holton, Kody Meadows, Paul Sholette, Scott Bowen, and Dylan Smith.

Memorials may be directed to the American Heart Association ( or Walking Tall Ministries (

The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Sunday evening at SHELLHOUSE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 924 HAYNE AVE., AIKEN, SC

Cherri’s online guest book may be signed by visiting

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Sunday, April 2, 2023

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Shellhouse Funeral Home, Inc.

924 Hayne Ave SW
Aiken, SC 29801

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Funeral Service

Monday, April 3, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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Shellhouse Funeral Home, Inc.

924 Hayne Ave SW
Aiken, SC 29801

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