Virginia Mae Chew(1921 - 2013)

Virginia Mae Chew passed away at her home on Friday, Aug. 30, 2013.Mrs. Chew was born on May 10, 1921, in Mansfield, Ohio, to the late Charles and Margaret Court Sanderson. On May 31, 1952, she married Richard Chew, who preceded her in death on June 7, 2007. Virginia was retired after many years of administrative work with the federal government. She lived in the Midway Community and was a member of the Crossroads Church, Beachton, Ga.
She is survived by sons, Tom Gerhart of Cairo, Ga., Michael Gerhart of Pass Christian, Ms.; daughter, Carol Winston ( Mark) of Pass Christian, Ms.; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Graveside services for Virginia M. Chew, 92, of Cairo, GA were held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Chipley. Brown Funeral Home of Chipley, will be in charge of arrangements. The family will receive friends at Clark Funeral Home on Monday, Sept. 2, 2013, from 6 to 7 p.m. Guests may sign the online register at or

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Published in Washington County News and Holmes County Times-Advertiser on Sept. 11, 2013