Cheryl Braxton
Occupation Employee at fish market
Residence Mangrove River
Gender Female
Relationships Danny Braxton (ex-husband)
Johnny Barrett (boyfriend)
Family Darryl Braxton (son)
Heath Braxton (son)
Casey Braxton (son)
Kyle Braxton (stepson)
Darcy Callahan (granddaughter)
Rocco Scott-Braxton (grandson)
Harley Braxton (grandson)
Casey Braxton II (grandson)
Bianca Scott (daughter-in-law)
First Appearance 2 March 2011
Portrayed by Suzi Dougherty
 Cheryl Braxton is the mother of Darryl, Heath and Casey Braxton and the ex-wife of Danny Braxton. She's a strong-headed woman and loves her youngest son, Casey very much. She's friends with Irene Roberts and the stepmother of Kyle Braxton. She's very strict and defensive.

Relationship with Danny Braxton

Danny is Cheryl's abusive ex-husband. He eventually was sent to prison for armed robbery, leaving Cheryl to raise their sons Darryl, Heath and Casey on her own. When Danny was released from prison he attempts to threaten Cheryl.

Relationship with Johnny Barrett

After Danny went to prison, Cheryl began seeing his partner in crime, Johnny Barrett. One night, Johnny hit Casey, angering Darryl. When he continued to threaten Casey, Darryl punched Johnny, knocking him out and believing him to be dead. Years later, it's revealed that Johnny was Casey's biological father, although Cheryl told Johnny's stepson Andy that Johnny never loved Casey as much as he loved Andy and Josh. It's also revealed that Johnny didn't die when Darryl hit him, but that he was later shot by Adam Sharpe.