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Cheryl Ann Wilson Deal / March 14, 2019

Cheryl Ann Wilson Deal died Sunday, March 10, 2019. Born in Halifax County on July 21, 1959, she was the daughter of Linda Church Saunders and the late A.G. Wilson.

Cheryl was a hard-working, selfless, God-fearing woman and a member of Florence Avenue Baptist Church. She was an amazing single-mother to five children. For fifteen years, she was the manager of Blue Ridge Tobacco & Candles.

She is survived by her children, Tonya Ann Irby, Charles Wayne Irby Jr., Joshua Larry Deal, Elizabeth Ann Deal and Ashley Denise Deal; sister, Wendy Brooks; brother, Sammy Wilson; nieces and nephews, Anna Brooks, Karington Brooks and Greg Wilson.

She was preceded in death by her father, A.G. Wilson and brother, Douglas Wright Wilson.

Memorial services were held Wednesday, March 13, at 5 p.m. at Florence Avenue Baptist Church, with Rev. Herbert Brown officiating. The family received friends one hour prior to service.

Memorials may be directed to the Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box1891, Halifax, VA 24558.

Online condolences may be directed to

Arrangements by Brooks Lyon Funeral and Cremation Services.

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