Mr. Daniel Keith “Danny” Bloxom, Sr., 61, husband of the late Jackie Lou Marsh Bloxom, and a resident of Melfa, VA, passed away Saturday, January 27, 2018 at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital.

​Born September 9, 1956 in Nassawadox, VA, he was a son of Kathryn Milliner “Kitty” Bloxom of Melfa and the late Alton Cecil “Sass” Bloxom, Sr.  Danny had a lifelong passion for cars, which he expressed through his work as a mechanic and through his love for drag racing.  He enjoyed playing golf and is among the lucky few who have achieved a hole-in-one at the Eastern Shore Yacht and Country Club, was a member of Onancock Baptist Church and attended Melfa United Methodist Church, and was a proud and faithful fan of the Washington Redskins.

​In addition to his mother, Danny is survived by his son, Daniel K. Bloxom, Jr. and wife, Melanie of Franktown, VA; brother, A.C. Bloxom, Jr. and wife Eileen of Virginia Beach, VA; grandchildren, Taylor Bloxom and Madison Long; niece, Kathryn Parks; and nephew, Jonathan Bloxom.

​A memorial service will be held at the Onancock Baptist Church on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 2:00 p.m., with The Reverend Andy Cobb officiating.  The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Center (JDRF), 291 Independence Blvd., Virginia Beach, VA 23462 or online at

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Arrangements by the Williams-Onancock Funeral Home.