Madison, Mississippi, Mississippi
Gloria Ramey "Cherry" Fyke
1924 — 2022
Gloria Ramey "Cherry" Sisk Fyke died peacefully at her home in Madison, Mississippi, on September 7, 2022. Born February 8, 1924, in Grenada, Mississippi to Marvel Estena Ramey and Joseph Paul Sisk, she attended public schools in Jackson and New Albany, where she was known as that cute girl who could outrun, out-dribble, and out-shoot most boys in her class. She attended the University of Mississippi, where she was a member and president of Tri Delta Sorority, "M-Club" sponsor, head cheerleader, president of Mortar Board, Miss Ole Miss, and a member of the 1945 Ole Miss Hall of Fame. She graduated with the highest scholastic average for women in her class. On February 24, 1945, she married...