Mrs. Cornelia Lewis Booker


Mrs. Cornelia Lewis Booker, 83, one of 15 children and wife of the late Charles M. Booker Jr., a resident of Cheriton, passed away Sunday, July 15, 2018, at her residence. A native of Wachapreague, she was the daughter of the late Edward H. Lewis and the late Florence Richardson Lewis. She was a member of Cheriton United Methodist Church.

She is survived by three children, Fred Lloyd and his wife, Sharon, of Machipongo, Ronald Booker and his wife, Sarah, of Fernandina Beach, Fla.; and Sandra B. Lewis and her husband, David, of Cape Charles; two brothers; four sisters; a daughter-inlaw, Kit Willis Booker, of Hampton, Va.; seven grandchildren, Angelica Lloyd, Justin Booker, Brian Booker, Charles Booker, Michael Booker, Shelby Booker and Andrew Lewis; and two great-grandchildren, Kaiden and Mason. She was predeceased by a son, Carl T. Booker; two grandchildren, Melissa Lloyd and David Lewis Jr.; three sisters; and five brothers.

To honor her wishes, no public service will be held. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Intrepid Hospice, P.O. Box 770, Onley, VA 23418.

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Arrangements made by WilkinsDoughty Funeral Home in Cape Charles

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