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Obituaries

James Marvel Sr.

Mr. James “Jim” Joseph Marvel Sr., 68, of Exmore, died on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury. Born March 5, 1951, in Salisbury, he was the son of the late Joseph Edwin Marvel and the late Doris Anne Townsend Marvel. Mr. Marvel was a 1969 graduate...
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Larry Savage

Mr. Larry Savage, 55, of Cheriton, died Feb. 28, 2019. A funeral was held March 9 and he was interred at the Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, in Franktown. Mr. Savage was the son of the late Genevive Savage and the late Robert Lee Savage Sr. He was employed by Cherrystone...
Mr. David Henry Vance, 88, resident of Commonwealth Senior Living (formerly the Hermitage on the Eastern Shore) in Onancock, passed away Sunday, June 2, 2019. Born Nov. 15, 1930, in Bremerton, Wash., he was the son of the late Oscar Elno Vance and Ruth Florence Wichman Vance. Mr. Vance attended...
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Alton Bowen

Mr. Alton Harold Bowen, 88, husband of Joyce Arrington Bowen and a resident of Exmore, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at his residence. A native of Hog Island, he was the son of the late Ervin H. Bowen and the late Olive Simpson Bowen. He was retired from...
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Mr. Donald Frank Fletcher IV, 40, of Wattsville, died May 27, 2019, at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Md. Born Nov. 18, 1978, in the same hospital, he was the son of Linda Hunter Fletcher and the late Donald F. Fletcher III. Mr. Fletcher was a graduate of Arcadia...
The Rev. Harry W. Crandall, of Franktown, passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital. A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday, June 22, 2019, at 2 p.m., at Hungars Episcopal Church, 10107 Bayside Rd., in Machipongo. A full obituary will be updated soon....
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Mr. Charles Brown “Chuck” Chesser III, 63, beloved husband of Cheryl Anne Chesser and a resident of Onley, walked graciously into the arms of his Lord and Savior Sunday, May 26, 2019, with his loving family by his side. Born Oct. 7, 1955, in Nassawadox and a native of Willis...
H.B. Rew, Jr.

H.B. Rew

Mr. Herbert Benjamin Rew Jr., affectionately known as “H.B.,”  88, husband of Leslie Parks Rew and a longtime resident of Onley, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2019, at the Commonwealth Senior Living in Onancock. Mr. Rew served his beloved Eastern Shore community for many years throughout his life. Following...
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Jean LeCato

Mrs. Jean Belote LeCato, 67, wife of the late Howard Allen LeCato and a resident of Pungoteague, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019, at her residence. A native of Cape Charles, she was the daughter of Carolyn Ward Belote, of Cape Charles, and the late James Stanley “Bucky” Belote....
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Ira Lee Eskridge

Mr. Ira Lee Eskridge, 88, husband of Doris Thomas Eskridge and a lifelong resident of Tangier, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019, at Alice Byrd Tawes Nursing Home in Crisfield, Md. Born April 26, 1931, he was a son of the late William Thomas Eskridge and the late Mildred Pruitt...