Allen Eugene Cheshire, Sr.

Obituaries in Keyser, WV | Mineral Daily News-Tribune
Obituaries in Keyser, WV | Mineral Daily News-Tribune
Smith Funeral Home, Burlington Chapel

Allen Eugene Cheshire, Sr.

Junction - Allen Eugene Cheshire, Sr., 83, of Windy Acres, Junction, WV, died Friday, January 7, 2022 at his residence while under the care of Hospice of the Panhandle.

Born on September 14, 1938 in Romney, WV, he was a son of the late Lee Findley and Cora Edith Marie (Shanholtz) Cheshire. He also was preceded in death by two children, Allen E. Cheshire, Jr. and Noralee Cheshire; four brothers, Elden, Robert, Clarence and Garland Cheshire and four sisters, Mildred Zirk, Betty Shockey, Maxine Leatherman and Charlotte "Jean" Pyles.

Mr. Cheshire group up in Hampshire County, WV, working hard on his families farm and helping with the butchering of the hogs. He worked for Allen McKee with his slaughterhouse and for years worked in for Homer Feller and Randolph Ewers in the apple orchards. He also was formerly employed with Shockey Brothers in Winchester, VA and Rockingham Poultry in Edinburg, VA.

Allen loved spending time in the outdoors and especially loved the times he was able to spend with his grandchildren.

Surviving is his wife of 39 years, Juanita Kay (Nazelrod) Cheshire; his children, Richard Cheshire and wife Christy and David Cheshire and wife Michelle, all of Romney, Christopher Cheshire of Tennessee, Timothy Cheshire and wife Kristina of Junction and Jamie, Matthew and Kelly Kline, all of Petersburg, WV; four grandchildren, Alex, Aiden, Katlynn and Corey Cheshire and two step grandchildren, James Nazelrod, Jr. and Stephanie Roy. Also surviving is his brother, Harry Joe Cheshire of Cross Junction, VA and several other grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

At Mr. Cheshire's request, there will be no visitation or services.

Private interment will be in the Arnold Cemetery, Junction, WV.

The Smith Funeral Home, Burlington Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.

Condolences and personal reflections to the family may be left after Mr. Cheshire's obituary at smithfuneralhomes.net.

Posted online on January 10, 2022

Published in Mineral Daily News Tribune

Obituaries in Keyser, WV | Mineral Daily News-Tribune
Obituaries in Keyser, WV | Mineral Daily News-Tribune

Allen Eugene Cheshire, Sr.

Smith Funeral Home, Burlington Chapel

Allen Eugene Cheshire, Sr.

Junction - Allen Eugene Cheshire, Sr., 83, of Windy Acres, Junction, WV, died Friday, January 7, 2022 at his residence while under the care of Hospice of the Panhandle.

Born on September 14, 1938 in Romney, WV, he was a son of the late Lee Findley and Cora Edith Marie (Shanholtz) Cheshire. He also was preceded in death by two children, Allen E. Cheshire, Jr. and Noralee Cheshire; four brothers, Elden, Robert, Clarence and Garland Cheshire and four sisters, Mildred Zirk, Betty Shockey, Maxine Leatherman and Charlotte "Jean" Pyles.

Mr. Cheshire group up in Hampshire County, WV, working hard on his families farm and helping with the butchering of the hogs. He worked for Allen McKee with his slaughterhouse and for years worked in for Homer Feller and Randolph Ewers in the apple orchards. He also was formerly employed with Shockey Brothers in Winchester, VA and Rockingham Poultry in Edinburg, VA.

Allen loved spending time in the outdoors and especially loved the times he was able to spend with his grandchildren.

Surviving is his wife of 39 years, Juanita Kay (Nazelrod) Cheshire; his children, Richard Cheshire and wife Christy and David Cheshire and wife Michelle, all of Romney, Christopher Cheshire of Tennessee, Timothy Cheshire and wife Kristina of Junction and Jamie, Matthew and Kelly Kline, all of Petersburg, WV; four grandchildren, Alex, Aiden, Katlynn and Corey Cheshire and two step grandchildren, James Nazelrod, Jr. and Stephanie Roy. Also surviving is his brother, Harry Joe Cheshire of Cross Junction, VA and several other grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

At Mr. Cheshire's request, there will be no visitation or services.

Private interment will be in the Arnold Cemetery, Junction, WV.

The Smith Funeral Home, Burlington Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.

Condolences and personal reflections to the family may be left after Mr. Cheshire's obituary at smithfuneralhomes.net.

Posted online on January 10, 2022

Published in Mineral Daily News Tribune