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Christopher 'Chris' Guy, Baltimore Sun reporter and editor who chronicled life on the Eastern Shore, dies

Christopher 'Chris' Guy, Baltimore Sun reporter and editor who chronicled life on the Eastern Shore, dies

Christopher Guy, a Baltimore Sun reporter and editor whose byline appeared on colorful stories that offered vivid insight about life on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, died Nov. 2 of complications from dementia at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock, Va. The Easton resident was 65.

“Chris was a keen observer of things and … a chronicler of change on the Eastern Shore. He found details and honed in on them,” said Rona Kobell of Towson, a former reporter for The Sun who collaborated with Mr. Guy.

“He wouldn’t just tell you a town was stuck in the past — he’d tell you the parking meters still took nickels and the local sandwich shop sold ammo along with...

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