- Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 March 2013 18:37
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On Friday, March 8, Anna E. Richardson, 87, of Washington, D.C., formerly of King George County, transitioned from earth to her eternal home in heaven. She was the daughter of the late Zack and Addie Davis of King George. She was preceded in death by her husband, Claude Richardson; sister Edna Johnson; and brother Zack Davis III. A celebration of life service was held Tuesday, March 19, at Quantico National Cemetery, Triangle.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 March 2013 18:30
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Lillian Lou Lucas, 72, of King George County died Friday, March 8. She is survived by her husband, Harrison Maurice Lucas; a son, Harrison Maurice Lucas Jr.; six daughters, Christine Thomas, Carolyn Sutton, Linda Lou Peyton, Wilia Mae Jackson, Annette Sutton and Cynthia Lucas. A funeral was held on Saturday, March 16, at Good Hope Baptist Church in King George. Lee Funeral Home in Warsaw is handling the arrangements.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 March 2013 17:24
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Elizabeth Jeanne Matthes Kling, 80, of Heathsville, immediate past president of the Lancaster-Northumberland Interfaith Service Council and past-chairman of the Northumberland County Republican Committee, passed away Saturday (March 9) at the Medical College of VA in Richmond.
The cause of Mrs. Kling’s death was a severe head trauma suffered when she collapsed at her home Friday (March 8) as a result of multiple myeloma, for which she had been receiving chemotherapy for several years.
Known by all as Jeannie, Mrs. Kling also was called “Miss Jeannie” by many Northern Neck residents who received assistance from the Interfaith Service Council through her guidance. She was born in St. Louis,
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 March 2013 17:22
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Mildred E. Thorne, 93, of Shiloh in King George County died Monday March 3, 2013, at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Storke Funeral Home, Bowling Green.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 March 2013 17:19
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Kelly D. Walker, 41, of Colonial Beach passed away Monday, March 4, 2013, at home.
Kelly was born April 1, 1971, in Portland, OR. He retired after 20 years with the U.S. Navy and had been working with the U.S. Navy as an emergency dispatch operator. He was a member of the V.F.W. in Colonial Beach.
Survivors include his wife, Teresa Walker of the home; a son, Kyle Walker of Colonial Beach; a daughter, Lauryl Ault of Washougal, WA.; father Ron Walker of Aurora, OR.; three brothers, Kris and Justin Walker, both of Aurora, and Jeremy Walker of Thousand Oaks, CA.; aunt Diane Abney of Waldport, OR.; three uncles, Greg Abney of Waldport and John and Scott Black of The Dalles, OR; three nieces, Nicole and Natalie Walker of Thousand Oaks and Lydeel Cardenas of Colonial Beach; nephew Kristopher of Vancouver, WA; cousins Michael and Rhonda Alioth of Gresham, OR, and Jayson Alioth of Hillsboro, OR; and longtime family friends John and Suzanne Festa of Winchester and Mike Legler of Colonial Beach.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Kimberly; mother Jean Walker; and grandmother Geraldine Black.
The family received friends Monday, March 11, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George, followed by a memorial service officiated by the Rev. Richard Headley.
Inurnment will take place at National Cemetery in Southern California at a later date.
Contributions may be made to Colonial Beach Rescue Squad New Building Fund, 225 Dennison St., Colonial Beach, VA, 22443.
Please sign online guest book at nashandslawfh.com.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 March 2013 23:15
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Ruth Althea Monroe, 75, of King George County passed away Friday, March 1, 2013, at Mary Washington Hospital.
She is survived by four sons, Antwan Holton of Waldorf, MD, Kelsey Monroe of Winston-Salem, NC, James Monroe (Ren) of Colonial Beach and Thomas “T-Bird” Monroe of King George; three daughters, Rene Ballard of Stafford County, Shirrelle Berkeley of Chesterfield and Jacqueline Kay of Spotsylvania; 17 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two brothers, Kenneth Brown of King George and Donald Brown of Spotsylvania; and two sisters, Vertalia Brown of King George and Joyanne May of Washington, DC.
A viewing will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, at Cedell Brooks Funeral Home, Port Royal and one hour prior to the service at the church. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Antioch Baptist Church in King George, where a service will be held at 1 p.m, Thursday, March 7, with Dr. Larry Finch officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery in King George.
Online guest book is available at www.brooksfuneralhome.com.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 March 2013 17:25
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Rose Virginia Hancock
Rose Virginia Hancock, 107, of Dahlgren passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at home.
Rose was born in White Plains, MD, to Samuel and Virginia Gough. She was the widow of Budd Hancock.
Survivors include three daughters, June Jones of Dahlgren, Carole Barcalow of King George and Rosalind Elmore of Great Falls, VA; two sons, L. Gean Hancock of Stuarts Draft, VA and Aubrey Hancock of Charleston, SC; seven grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, Rayner Hancock.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 14 at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George.
A graveside service will be held in Oakland Baptist Cemetery, Owens, with the Rev. Guy Mattox Jr. officiating.
Please sign the online guest book at www.nashandslawfh.com
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 March 2013 23:22
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Cory Neville Radley, 20, of King George County passed away Monday, March 4, 2013 at home.
Cory was currently attending the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York. He was a graduate of Fredericksburg Academy and a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, King George.
He is survived by his parents, Vincent and Karen Radley of the home; his maternal grandparents, Frank and Phyllis Correia of Los Banos, Calif.
A service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 9 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 5486 St. Paul’s Road, King George, VA, 22485. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.
Please sign online guest book at nashandslawfh.com
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 March 2013 17:20
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Lillian Marie Stone, 72, of Stafford County passed away Thursday, March 7, 2013, at Mary Washington Hospital.
Survivors include her sons, Michael R. Stone of Stafford, Tracy W. Stone of King George and Kevin J. Stone of Alexandria; grandchildren Brandon M., Brittany, Alexander C., Rebecca V. and Ryan T. Stone; brother Herman Jett of Stafford; and sister Judy Henderson of Stafford.
She was predeceased by her husband, Richard Stone.
A graveside service was held Tuesday, March 12, at Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Donations may be made to the Hollywood Church of the Brethren, 225 Ferry Road, Fredericksburg, VA, 22405.
Online guest book is at www.covenantfuneralservice.com.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 March 2013 23:21
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William “Bill” G. Powell, 78, of Colonial Beach passed away Tuesday. Feb. 26, 2013, at home.
Bill was a retired builder and the widower of Shirley J. Powell.
He is survived by three daughters, Susie Perez of Harrisburg, PA, Dawn Zimmerman of King George County and Tina Heath of Charlottesville; two brothers, Joe Powell of Colonial Beach and Leonard Powell of North Carolina; 11 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Bill’s family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 10, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George with a memorial service beginning at 3 p.m. officiated by the Rev. Richard Headley. Burial will be private.
Contributions may be made to the Colonial Beach Volunteer Fire Dept., 312 Colonial Ave., Colonial Beach, VA, 22443.
Please sign the online guest book at nashandslawfh.com.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 March 2013 23:18
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Barbara Wiltshire Sullivan, 77, of Stafford County passed away Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, at her home surrounded by family.
For 44 years, Mrs. Sullivan was a beloved member of Bethel Baptist Church, where she was active in many ministries and taught Sunday school. She was a faithful servant of God, and was especially known for sending cards to family, friends and acquaintances for every occasion. Her favorite scripture is found in Philippians 4:13, which reads, “I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.”
Mrs. Sullivan is survived by her husband of 56 years, Roland R. Sullivan; and by her son, Gary W. Sullivan (Kendra). She is also survived by three grandsons, Richard A. Sullivan of Fredericksburg, Daniel W. Sullivan of Charlotte, NC, and Anthony B. “Tony” Sullivan of Hampton; three nieces, Carol Samuels, Eileen Grimes and Jean Skidmore; and one nephew, Irvin Childress.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Nola D. Wiltshire and her father, Ellis G. “Happy” Wiltshire, of Orange County; and two sisters, Frances W. Childress and Anna Mae Payne.
A celebration of her life was conducted by the Rev. Jim Davidson, Friday, March 1, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg. Entombment followed at Oak Hill Cemetery Mausoleum. Pallbearers were Richard Sullivan, Tony Armentrout, R.D. Samuels, Steven Skidmore, Irvin Childress and Charles “Bootsie” Bullock.
Memorials may be made in her name to Bethel Baptist Church Building Fund, 1193 White Oak Road, Fredericksburg, VA, 22405.
Online guest book is at www.covenantfuneralservice.com.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 March 2013 23:20
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Selestine Everetta Allen Jeter, 53, formerly of King George, Virginia, went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, February 26, 2013, in Dumfries, Virginia.
She was born November 3, 1959, in King George County VA, to the Late Bernard D. Allen and Flossie C. Allen.
Selestine accepted Christ as her personal savior and joined Salem Baptist Church at an early age.
She received her education in the King George County public school system. After reaching adulthood, she left King George and moved to Amelia, VA where she resided for several years and then later moved to Washington, DC. She returned to her hometown to reside in 2006.
Selestine received her nursing certificate and was employed as a Nurse’s Aide taking care of the elderly in nursing homes for many years. She served as an usher and a missionary and was an active member of the Women of Salem’s Decorating Committee until she became too ill to perform her duties.
Selestine had a few favorite past times. She loved to shop for shoes. DSW was her favorite place to go. She also loved watching the golden girls on television and calling up her niece discussing the latest episodes. Selestine had a serious passion for food! She loved eating crabs during the summer with her sisters, and loved to participate in different functions at church and spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She leaves to cherish her memory, two loving sons, Antoine Jeter (Abby) of Dumfries, and Jason Jeter (Sheena) of Riverdale, MD; seven grandchildren, Rochelle, Caitlin, MacKenzie, Bryce, Tatum, Jason Jr, and Jamere; five dear sisters, Debra Allen, of Washington, DC, Micki Allen, Peggy Allen, Pamela Allen and Carrie Rich, all of King George; two brothers, Howard Allen, of Rappahannock Academy and Earl Allen of Dillwyn, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 12 noon, Wednesday, March 6, at Salem Baptist Church, King George, with the Rev. Leonard G. Bland delivering the eulogy. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
C.W. Edwards Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. cwedwardsfuneralhome.com
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 March 2013 23:47
- Published on Wednesday, 06 March 2013 00:16
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Isabell H. Jones, 82, of Lexington Park, Md., passed away Friday, March 1, 2013, in Fort Washington, Md.
She is survived by one daughter, Carleen James (Douglas) of Fort Washington; three sons, Charles L. Jones (Louise) of Clinton, MD, Raymond Jones (Annie) of Colonial Beach and Dennis Jones of Lexington Park; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and a sister, Roberta Hickman of Washington, DC.
A viewing will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Friday, March 8, at Cedell Brooks Funeral Home, Port Royal, and one hour prior to the service at the church. A service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 9, at Little Zion Baptist Church, Oak Grove, with the Rev. Earl Howerton officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Online guest book is available at www.brooksfuneralhome.com.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 February 2013 10:13
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Virginia G. Brooks, 79, of King George County died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at Mary Washington Hospital.
She is survived by three sons, Michael Brooks of Fredericksburg, Boydton Brooks of Culpeper County, and Ronnie Brooks of King George; daughter Wanda Brooks of Fredericksburg; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and sister Shirley Whiting of King George.
A visitation was held Monday, Feb. 25 at Cedell Brooks Funeral Home in Port Royal.
The funeral was held on Tuesday, Feb. 26, at Antioch Baptist Church in King George, with Dr. Larry Rinch officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Guest book is available at www.brooksfuneralhome.com.