Bristol - On Sunday, July 28,2019, Baretta L. Cheek, passed away at home. Baretta was born on January 15, 1977, in Asheboro, North Carolina.
He graduated from Eastern Randolph High School in North Carolina.
He resided there until he moved north to Rhode Island, where he started and raised his family,settling in Bristol.
He is survived by his beloved sons, Baretta Jr., Joshua, Tyrese, Devonte and Nakia, his mother Suzanne Moore, ex - wife Janine Draper, sisters Sakia Manning,Dauella Daye, brothers John Daye, Rhashiem Rutledge, grandmother Olle Jane Day in North Carolina. His grandfather Auther Thomas in Pennsylvania, aunt Tijuana Garrett, and friends in town of Bristol who have grown to know and love him.
He was employed for 15 years as a mason for G& D Concrete Co.
Baretta will always be remembered as a wonderful father, hard worker, kind, humble man with a servant's attitude, a person who helped wherever needed and a true friend. His loving and gentle spirit wil be missed.
Baretta enjoyed spending time with family and friends. He loved the outdoors especially fishing and camping.
A memorial service to celebate his life will be held Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 5:00pm in the Chapel by the Sea at Colt State Park, Route 114, Bristol, RI.
Relatived and friends are invited to attend. Calling hours and flowers are omitted.