Marsha Cheeks

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Marsha Cheeks
Member of the Michigan House of Representatives
from the 6th district
In office
January 1, 2003 – December 31, 2008
Preceded by William McConico
Succeeded by Fred Durhal, Jr.
Personal details
Born (1956-03-07) March 7, 1956 (age 61)
Detroit, Michigan
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Divorced

Marsha G. Cheeks (born March 7, 1956) is a Detroit-born politician from the U.S. state of Michigan. She is a Democrat and member of the Michigan House of Representatives. She represents the 6th State House District, which includes most of Downtown Detroit.[1] She is also the aunt of former Detroit mayor and convicted criminal Kwame Kilpatrick and sister of United States Representative Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick.[2]


  1. ^ "The Honorable Marsha Cheeks". Mackinac Center for Public Policy. Retrieved 16 January 2010. 
  2. ^ "Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick delivered a televised speech". Detroit Free Press. Retrieved 16 January 2010.