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Billie Spizzano

May 6, 1951 — January 21, 2022

Billie Jean Spizzano, 70, wife of Paul A. Spizzano and a resident of Chesapeake, VA, passed away Friday, January 21, 2022 at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center. A native of Exmore, VA, she was the daughter of Ruth Mae Killmon Charnock and the late Reverend William E. Charnock. She was a member of Maranatha Baptist Church and a devoted wife and loving sister.

In addition to her loving husband, she is survived by two sons, Edward Smith and his wife, Tammy, of Amelia County, VA, and Jeremy Smith and his wife, Charlotte, of Chesapeake; two sisters, Eleanor C. Anglin and her husband, Tom, of Franklin, NC, and Tammy Charnock and her husband, Glenn Martin, of Elizabeth City, NC; and five grandchildren, Katherine, Joshua, Jonathan, Ryan, and Clayton.

Due to COVID-19 and to honor her wishes no public services will be held. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore, Virginia.

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