Grace Bloxom Shreaves, 88, wife of the late Alwood Lee Shreaves Sr., and a
resident of Exmore, VA, passed away Monday, June 4, 2012 at her residence.
A native of Mappsville, VA, she was the daughter of the late Selby G. Bloxom and the late Mattie Northam Bloxom. She owned and operated the Charm Shoppe in Exmore for 65 years and was a member of Epworth United Methodist Church.
She is survived by one brother, Daniel S. Bloxom of Smyrna, DE; one niece, Patricia Musto, also of Smyrna; one great nephew, Kevin Musto; one great niece, Amy Musto; and the Shreaves’ nieces and nephews, Betsy S. Cousins of Powhatan, VA, Patricia Redican of Hatboro, PA, Suzanne H. Henderson of Florence, OR, Otto B. Shreaves Jr. of West Point, VA, Gregory B. Shreaves of Wyomissing, PA, and Cynthia A. Shreaves of Baltimore, MD; two step-grandchildren, Melissa Dasig and Michelle Moore.
She was predeceased by a son, Alwood Lee Shreaves Jr.; her sister, Audrey B. Passwaters, and family member, Kenneth M. Northam.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, June 10, at the Doughty Funeral Home with Pastor Raymond McGarr officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Eastern Shore, 165 Market Street, Suite #3, Onancock, Virginia 23417.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.doughtyfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore, VA.