My name is Cherry A. Morrison and I was born in Winder, Georgia. My parents moved to Greenville, S.C. when I was 11 years old. I now currently live in Dayton, Ohio. I graduated from Patterson Career Center with my GED in May, 1985. I have two brothers James G., Curtis A. and my Mother Ruth Reddish who lives in Greenville, S.C. We lost my Dad John H, Reddish in 1999 and my baby brother Kenneth T. Reddish in 2012. In December of 1969, I married Harold Mansell, who passed always in January, 1979. We had 3 children from our marriage, Aritess L. Mansell, Kimberly D. Mansell and Tyrone A. Mansell. I also have two other children Javon T. L. Johnson and Cherry S. M. Mansell. I lost my daughter Kimberly in 1971. I remarried to Bruce E. Morrison, September 1988. I have 10 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
I received two certificates from Sinclair Community College in Business Administration and Word processing. I attended JTPA and received two certificates in Office Specialist and Retail Management.
I graduated from Southern Ohio College with a certificate in Business Administration and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a 3.89 GPA. I have several Awards from Innerwest Priority Board, Edgemont Neighborhood Coalition, and the Innerwest CDC. I received an Award from the City of Dayton for Community Service. I am a Certified Tax Preparer, Consult and a Certified Grant writer.