Sherrill Dixon Horton

Sherrill Dixon Horton

Chespaeake, VA
12.24.1943 - 07.11.2018
Somers Point, New Jersey

Sherrill D. Horton, 74 passed away July 11, 2018. She was born on December 24, 1943 in Somers Point, NJ.

She graduated from George Washington High School in Agana, Guam and attended the University of Hawaii.

Her working career included the United States Navy, NASA, Virginia Power, the Social Security Administration and the State of Virginia.

She was predeceased by her parents, Elvin S. and Grace A. Dixon. Survivors include her husband of 49 years, Charles N. Horton; son Jonathan L. Horton of Clayton NC; and a grandson J.L. Horton of Ashland, Va.

Also surviving are her brother; Jimmy Dixon of Virginia Beach, VA, nephew; Jay Dixon of Melbourne, FL. Stepsister Marcie Moffa (Bob) of Ruskin, FL. And lifetime friend, Martha Hill.

A celebration of life will be held at 11 am on Saturday July 21, 2018 at Miles Memorial United Methodist Church, 9450 Granby St. Norfolk, Va. 23503 with Rev. David Goodpasture, D. Min. presiding. Reception to follow.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the general fund of Miles Memorial United Methodist Church or the American Cancer Society. A private burial will be held in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Suffolk, VA. Online condolences may be offered at

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Miles Memorial United Methodist Church
9450 Granby St.
Norfolk, VA 23503
United States


Cedar Hill Cemetery
102 Mahan Street
Suffolk, VA 23434
United States


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