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William "Bill" Lee Cherrix

November 7, 1939 ~ August 26, 2022 (age 82)


William (Bill) Lee Cherrix, 82, of Chincoteague, VA passed away on August 26, 2022. He was born on November 07, 1939, to Jesse Lee and Edna Lewis Cherrix in Accomack County, VA.
Bill is survived by his loving wife, Myrna (Von Mumb) Cherrix, son Dwight Cherrix (Tracy), stepchildren Carrie Feron Kelly (Michael) and Nancy Nielsen (Gary), grandson Austin Cherrix, step grandchildren, Jonathan Nielsen, Charlotte Anderer, Elizabeth Brooks (Jacob) and Kathleen Galluscio and numerous cousins on Chincoteague. He was predeceased by his parents and stepdaughter, Kathleen Feron.
Bill loved the water, whether it was clamming, boating, or fishing and always said he never wanted to be too far from the smell of salt water.
The family will receive friends from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm on Sunday, September 11, 2022, at the Salyer Funeral Home, 6327 Church Street, Chincoteague, VA  23336.  Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity or organization of your choice. Services Entrusted to Salyer Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc.


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September 11, 2022

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Salyer Funeral Home
6327 Church Street
Chincoteague, VA 23336

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