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Cheryl Lynn Moore VanOrsdol, 67, of Streetman passed away in Waco early Wednesday morning, Aug.9, 2017.
Cheryl was born in Waco on Sept. 30, 1949, to J. B. Moore, Jr and Eddie Ruth Hancock Moore. She graduated from University High School in 1967. Cheryl married the love of her life, Max VanOrsdol, June 25, 1993. She worked in the banking business as a loan officer until 1990 when she went to work for the oil industry. She worked for multiple oil and gas companies during her more than 25-year career as a contract right of way agent, covering 21 states.
Cheryl loved nature, flowers and birds. She had a numerous variety of wild birds who flocked to her well-tended bird feeders. She grew beautiful flowers and especially flowers that attracted butterflies. She loved the outdoors and enjoyed God's beautiful creations. She remarked, while sitting outside enjoying God's beautiful scenery, "All of this and heaven, too!"
She is predeceased by her parents, J. B. and Eddie Ruth Moore
Cheryl is survived by her husband of 24 years, Max VanOrsdol of Streetman; her children, Christopher Woodall of Hubbard, and Jeremy Woodall of Waco; step-daughters, Julie Byrne and husband Todd Byrne; Sarah Henry and husband Daniel Henry; Jessica Gregston and husband Timothy Gregston; stepson, Cody VanOrsdol; grandchildren, Lyric Woodall and Cyler Morton; step-grandchildren, Crystal Price, KayCee Ragland and husband Dub Ragland, Daniel Henry and Benjamin Adam Henry; step-great grandchildren; Kayden VanOrsdol, David Price, Jr., Julian Price and Brooklyn Ragland; her brother, Dr. Marvin J. Moore and wife Mildred of Bay City, and sister Donna Gail Roskey of Georgetown, Florida; nephew, Shane Roskey of Waco; Niece, Dr. Kandace Moore O'Mallan and husband, Rev. Bill O'Mallan of Bay City.
Visitation will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home in Corsicana, with the funeral service to follow. Officiant for the funeral will be Dr. Marvin Joe Moore and brother and Rev. Charles William (Bill) O'Mallan Jr., nephew.
Interment will be held at 1:15 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017 at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, 2000 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, Texas, 75211.
Pallbearers will be Christopher Woodall, Jeremy Woodall, Shane Roskey, Cody VanOrsdol, Daniel Henry, Tim Gregston and Bill Hatley.
An online guest book is available at www.griffin-roughton.com
Arrangements By Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.
Published on August 11, 2017
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