Obituary for Virginia Hanner Cheek
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Virginia Hanner Cheek

February 29, 1928 ~ September 23, 2017 (age 89)

Virginia Hanner Cheek, 89, passed away September 23, 2017 at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem, NC.

Graveside funeral services will be 11:00AM Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Eastlawn Gardens of Memory in Kernersville, officiated by Pastor Ronnie Chamblin.

Virginia was born February 29, 1928 in Guilford County to the late Etta Shields and William Pearl Hanner.  

She graduated from Colfax High School.  Following graduation, she worked at Burlington Industries Hosiery Plant where she met the love of her life, Hoyt Cheek. He preceded her in death in 1997, after over 40 years of marriage. She was a devoted wife and loving mother.

Those left to cherish her memory include her children, Hoyt D. Cheek, Jr. and wife Marvia of Columbia, SC, Michael E. Cheek and wife Dottie of Winston-Salem, NC, and Deborah D. Cheek of Winston-Salem, NC; grandchildren, Tammy McGee and husband Wayne, Jennifer Cheek, Paul Cheek, James Brown, and William Brown; great-grandchildren, William D. McGee, Jacob Cheek, Bethany Cheek, Anna Cheek, Ayden Brown, Dakota Brown, and Nikolas Brown and a host of other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00PM on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Pierce-Jefferson Funeral Service in Kernersville, NC.

Family and friends may sign, and view the guestbook at


 Service Information

September 27, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Services Chapel
213 W. Mountain Street
Kernersville, NC 27284

Graveside Service
September 28, 2017

11:00 AM
Eastlawn Gardens of Memory
530 Dobson Street
Kernersville, NC 27284

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