Obituaries

Obituaries, week of January 21: Sutton, Stansbury, Cosden, Minor

Posted on January 20, 2015 at 3:12 pm

Sutton   Louis Howard Sutton was born May 28, 1930 in Edwardsville, Northumberland County, VA. He was the tenth of eleven children born to the late Berkley Mack Sutton Sr. and his wife, the late Eva Crockett Sutton. He accepted Christ at an early age and was baptized at Shiloh Baptist Church, Reedville, VA, at Taylor’s Beach on the Chesapeake Bay. The church was under the pastorship of Rev. Dr.

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  • Obituaries, week of January 14: Biddlecomb, Michaels, Jenkins, Thomas, Hinson, Reid

    Posted on January 13, 2015 at 12:49 pm

    Biddlecomb   Capt. Fred McCullough Biddlecomb, 69, of Fairport, Virginia died on January 6, 2015 surrounded by his family. He was the son of the late Capt. Walter Joseph and Nathalie McCullough Biddlecomb. Capt. Fred was a lifetime commercial waterman and charter boat captain and served as President for the Virginia Waterman’s Association. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Beverley Davis Biddlecomb; two sons, Joseph Davis Biddlecomb

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  • Obituaries, week of January 7: O’Dell, Jr., Garland, Conners, Deihl, Lewis, Clarke, Nutt, Saunders, VanSkyock

    Posted on January 6, 2015 at 2:03 pm

    O’Dell, Jr.   R. David O’Dell Jr., age 71, of Montross, died December 31, after a brief illness.  He was born in Warsaw on July 25, 1943 and was predeceased by his parents Roy D. and Eloise W. O’Dell.  He was the former owner and operator of Blue and Gray Food Stores, Inc. and the long-time mayor of the town of Montross. He is survived by his wife of 46

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  • Obituaries, week of December 17: Sullivan, Standbridge, Newsome, Jones, Robinson, Hobson

    Posted on December 16, 2014 at 2:31 pm

    Sullivan   Naomi Fallin Sullivan, 86, died peacefully in her home on Saturday, December 13, 2014 surrounded by her family.  She is predeceased by her loving husband, James Sullivan and is survived by three daughters,  Linda Lewis and husband Robert of Tappahannock, Jean White and husband Arnold of Lottsburg and Debbie Gordon and husband Mike of Chesapeake; six grandchildren,  Christel Earles and husband Chris, Jason Patton and wife Liz, Rachel

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  • Obituaries, week of December 10: Wilson, Williams, Mavilia, Self, Kilduff

    Posted on December 9, 2014 at 1:52 pm

    Wilson   Winnie Estella Wilson (nee Johnson) was born July 2, 1933 to Oscar Burrell and Myrtle Johnson in Westmoreland County. She was raised by John Walter and Hattie Burrell. Winnie was baptized at Zion Baptist Church at an early age. She attended Westmoreland County public schools and Northern Neck Technical Center, where she received her CNA for nursing. Winnie married James Wilson (deceased) on August 21, 1949, and together

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  • Obituaries, week of December 3: Barrow, Clark, Yeatman, Ashley, Appleby

    Posted on December 2, 2014 at 4:22 pm

    Barrow   Walter R. Barrow Sr, age 70 of Henrico, died on November 22, 2014. He is survived by a very loving family that include his sons, Christopher Barrow and his wife, Cheryl Barrow and his grandson, Coleman Barrow, all of Moseley, VA., and his eldest son Rob Barrow (Walter Barrow, Jr.)and his partner, Ozcar Raper of Raleigh, NC; sisters, Ann Bowen and her husband, Adam of Aylett, and Mary

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  • Obtiuaries, week of November 19: Westermann, Lewis, Carlson, Conley, Burr, Dameron, Dodson, Jett

    Posted on November 18, 2014 at 6:15 pm

    Westermann   Lee Harland Westermann, age 65, of King William, Virginia passed from this Earthly life on November 1, 2014. Lee loved nature, and his life was a reflection of this. He spent many hours on the water and crafted wooden bowls, furniture, and stone fireplaces. Lee was passionate about his work as a plant biologist with the Virginia Department of Agriculture, always curious about what he would discover. For

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