Chesapeake - Winston Merrill, 70, of Brown Road, in the Deep Creek section of Chesapeake, went to be with the Lord, Monday, September 16, 2013.
Born in Portsmouth, VA, he was the son of the late William and Senora Merrill and was predeceased by wives, Loretta and Lula Merrill. Winston was a member Hatteras Methodist Church.
Survivors include his children, Sheila, Sharon, Tommy and Timmy; step-children Brenda and Clyde; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.
The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at the Great Bridge Chapel of Oman Funeral Home & Crematory, 653 Cedar Road, Chesapeake. Rev. Billy Jones will officiate. The interment will be at a later date in Hatteras.
The viewing will begin on Wednesday with the family receiving friends from 10 to 11 a.m., prior to the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Hatteras Volunteer Fire Department, Hatteras, NC 27943.
Friends are invited to sign the online guest book at www.omanfh.com.
Published in The Virginian Pilot on Sept. 17, 2013