Tag: Saxis

Mrs. Linda Dale Bailey, 79, of Saxis, wife of the late Lodie Bailey, passed away April 5, 2021, in Onancock. Born April 24, 1941, in Crisfield, Md., she was the daughter of the late Lincoln Ward and the late Frances Cox Ward. Linda was a homemaker and loved to take...
Mr. Michael Allen Marshall, 74, of Saxis, passed away Feb. 18, 2021, at his residence. Born on April 22, 1946, in Nassawadox, he was the son of the late E. Allen Marshall and the late Pauline Wessells Marshall. Michael graduated from the College of William & Mary and Salisbury State...
By Carol Vaughn — Rail to Trail Update Spencer Murray, director and senior vice president of Canonie Atlantic Corporation, which manages the railroad on the Eastern Shore, summarized findings of a highway department study about a proposed rail to trail project at the Accomack County Board of Supervisors Jan. 20 meeting. The...
Mr. Robert James “Bobby” ­Bishop, 78, husband of late Torchie Mae Bishop and a resident of Saxis, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020, unexpectedly at home. Bobby was born on July 4, 1942, in Nassawadox. Bobby was the town cop of Saxis in his younger years, but was notably remembered...
By Linda Cicoira  -- The best memory 102-year-old Dolcie Godwin ever had was 86 years ago. It was June 2, 1932, when the 15-year-old Saxis Island native filled a suitcase with wedding clothes, her best church outfit, and then threw the bag out her bedroom window to run off with her...