Obituaries, week of September 10: Rock, Warwick, Northern

Posted on September 9, 2014 at 2:45 pm

 Rock Willie “Junior” Rock, 81, of Farnham, passed away Sunday, September 7, 2014. He was a member of Bethany Baptist Church, Callao and served as a past chairman for their board of deacons. Mr. Rock was a U.S. Army Veteran, and served in the Korean War. He spent over 28 years as a crane operator doing construction and retired as foreman from Wood Preservers in 1998. He was preceded in

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  • Obituary, week of September 3: Hundley

    Posted on September 2, 2014 at 2:33 pm

    Hundley   Naomi Vernette Viar Hundley, age 91, passed away at her home on Monday, August 25, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph W. Hundley, three sisters and a brother. She is survived by two daughters, Lynette Loftus (Chris) of Chester  and Almeda McKenney (Mike) of Callao; five sons, David Hundley (Madlyn) and Robert Hundley of Heathsville, Carroll Hundley (Kathie) and Charles Hundley (Katie) of Richmond,

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  • Obituary, week of September 3: Rockson

    Posted on September 1, 2014 at 12:48 pm

    Thomas Rockson, 99, of Reedville, Virginia, passed away on Friday, August 29, 2014. He owned his own company, T. Rockson Fur Company in Manhattan, New York. He was also a member of the Northumberland American Legion, and an Army World War II veteran. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary M. Rockson, He is survived by his sons, Thomas A. Rockson, and his wife Rose, of Reedville, Virginia,

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  • Obituaries, week of August 27: Cockrell, Ray

    Posted on August 26, 2014 at 4:37 pm

    Cockrell   Elizabeth Lee “Betty Lee” Jones Cockrell of Burgess, Virginia departed this life on August 23, 2014.  She was preceded in death by her parents Andrew Hobson and Elizabeth “Bess” Headley Jones, her brother Andrew Hobson Jones, Jr. and her husband Tiffany R. Cockrell. She is survived by her children, son T. Randolph Cockrell, Jr. and his wife Hoppie, daughter Rebecca C. Jones and her husband Rex; son, Odis

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  • Obituaries, week of August 13: Stovall, Betts

    Posted on August 12, 2014 at 2:57 pm

    Stovall   Roger Wendell Stovall, Sr. 73, of Hague, VA passed away on Tuesday, August 5, 2014. He was a retired steam fitter for Johnson Controls, Washington, DC and a member of Northern Neck Baptist Church.   He is survived by his son, Ronald Stovall,  Cumberland, MD; sister, Lana McAllister, Glen Burnie, MD; loving niece and nephew, Ray and Donna Moxley, White Plains, MD and half-sisters, Ann, Toni and Pam

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  • Obituaries, week of August 6: Crockett, Ward, Dameron, Washington, Henderson

    Posted on August 5, 2014 at 2:45 pm

    Crockett   Mr. Purnell C. Crockett, Sr. of Heathsville passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014. He was born October 12, 1935 in Northumberland County to Roland and Mary Crockett and was their only child. He worked as a commercial fisherman and later as a net mender at Omega Protein until his retirement after 30 plus years. Surviving are his wife, Earlor M. Crockett; his children, Yvonne Hodge (Larry), Melvin, Curnell

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  • Obituaries, week of July 30: Beswick, Womac, Swann, Moore, Lewis

    Posted on July 29, 2014 at 3:06 pm

    Beswick   Burnet Alan Beswick, 60, passed away July 26, 2014. After graduation from West Point High School in 1971 he earned a degree from RCC in business management and an associate’s degree in applied science. He retired from Verizon telephone, and was a member of West Point United Methodist Church. Alan may have been most well-known for his work with the West Point High School football team, which he

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