PIKETON, Ohio: On Independence Day July 4th, 2011 the world lost Dean Steven Cheadle better know to his friends as Steve.
He was born March 14, 1951 in Cambridge, OHIO to Dana and June Richardson Cheadle.
Steve was a 1970 graduate of Chillicothe High School, Cillicothe, Ohio and a retired Ohio State Highway Patrolman where he was a three-time ACE award winner.
Steve was most recently employed by Value Added Business Services. He was a valuable member of the community of Piketon and Southern Ohio, who had friends from all over.
He is survived by his son, Drew Cheadle, daughter-in-law Kelli Cheadle; two grandsons, Dakota and Dallas Cheadle; along with his brother, Darryl Cheadle of Georgia.
Steve was preceded in death by his parents, as well as his wife, Charity McClure Cheadle.
Viewing will be held Friday, July 8th, 2011 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Smith-Moore-Ebright Funeral Home in Bainbridge, Ohio.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 9th, 2011 at the funeral home, the burial will follow in the Bainbridge Cemetery. Those wishing to sign his online register may do so at www.ebrightfuneralhome.com
Published in the Chillicothe Gazette on July 7, 2011