We are saddened to announce the passing of Robert L. Chenault, Sr. on June 2, 2020. Bob was born October 3, 1929 in Clifton Forge, Virginia.
He worked as a railroad engineer for CSX for 47 years, and was a member of First Baptist Church, Newport News.
He was preceded in death by his first wife Marie Montgomery Chenault.
Bob is survived by his wife, Sarah of Newport News; his 3 children, Robert Chenault, Jr.(Elizabeth) of Clifton Forge, Diane Murray (Alan) of Montpelier, VA, Debra Sue Chenault of Santa Fe, New Mexico; 2 grandchildren, Heather Chenault and Henry Murray; and one step-son, Jeff Clarke (Kathee) of Virginia Beach.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
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