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Obituaries, Week of September 24: Johnson, Jones, Morris, Ridner, Sydnor and Weldon

Posted on September 24, 2014 at 12:35 pm

Johnson In the early morning hours of Thursday, August 21, 2014, surrounded by his loving family, God’s mercy prevailed, bringing to an end the life of an amazing man. Lacy Ellis Johnson was born January 19, 1944, to the late Albert and Julia Johnson of Montross, Va. He graduated from A. T. Johnson High School in 1963 and was a 1968 graduate of Virginia Union University. Lacy was employed by

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  • Obituaries, Week of August 13: Atwell, Bryant, Ferrett, Henderson, King, Linthacum, Stovall and Veney

    Posted on August 12, 2014 at 11:35 am

    Atwell Charles Edward “Eddie” Atwell, 93, of Colonial Beach passed away Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Mr. Atwell was born in Shady Side, Md. He had retired as a carpenter. Survivors include his wife, Nellie Audrey Atwell; four sons, Charles E. Atwell Jr., Robert Atwell, Thomas Atwell and James Atwell; daughter Elaine O’Connor; two brothers, John Atwell and Herbert Atwell; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A graveside service was held at

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  • Obituaries, Week of August 6: Riddick, Evans, Meeks

    Posted on August 6, 2014 at 10:16 am

    Riddick Lititia Ware “MaTish” Riddick passed away July 29, 2014 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home in King George. She was born May 3, 1918 to Daniel and Annie Ware. Lititia was educated in Westmoreland County Public Schools and joined Little Zion Baptist Church at an early age. Lititia and her second husband managed a dance hall, baseball team, motorcycle race track and food establishment. She was famous for her fried

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  • Obituaries, week of July 9: Ault, Behl, Conley, Johnson, Rich

    Posted on July 8, 2014 at 1:17 pm

    Ault Nancy B. Ault, 62, of Churchtown, Pa., passed away peacefully at her residence, June 28, 2014, surrounded by her family. She was a life-long resident of Churchtown, the daughter of Mildred (Burkhart) Weaver of Garden Spot Village and the late Jacob F. Weaver. She was a graduate of Garden Spot High School and earned an Associate’s Business Degree from Brandywine College in Wilmington, DE. She worked for Hess’ Department

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  • Obituaries, Week of June 11: Burrell, Littman, Oakes and Walters

    Posted on June 10, 2014 at 12:58 pm

    Burrell Howard Burrell passed away on June 3, 2014. He was born on Feb. 9, 1941 to John Burrell Sr. and Susie Burrell in Westmoreland County. He attended Kremlin School in Oldhams. Early in life he joined Jerusalem Baptist Church. Howard was preceded in death by his parents, John and Susie Burrell; a sister, Mary Burrell “Mamie”; two brothers, Eddie and Tommy Hicks Burrell, and a brother-in-law, Melvin Thompson. He

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  • Obituaries, Week of June 4: Houchin

    Posted on June 3, 2014 at 12:58 pm

    Houchin Frances Kulp Houchin, 81, of King George County died Sunday, May 25, 2014 at Mary Washington Hospital. Born in Fredericksburg, Frances was a member of Mountain View Baptist Church, King George and a former assistant postmaster at Rollins Fork and Shiloh Post Offices. Her greatest love was her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Survivors include her husband, William “Bill” Harold Houchin; two daughters, Wilma Ward (Charles) and Wanda Houchin, all

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  • Obituaries, Week of May 28: Clark, Wall

    Posted on May 29, 2014 at 11:31 am

    Clark Edward “Eddie” Vernon Clark, 50, of Burgess passed away Monday, May 19, 2014. He was a member of Fairfield United Methodist Church, Burgess.  Mr. Clark was a plumber by trade who was employed by Allison’s Ace Hardware, Lottsburg. He was preceded in death by his parents, Vernon H. Clark and Roseanna Clark. Mr. Clark is survived by his three children, Lacy Michell Clark of Saluda, Elizabeth “Brooke” Clark and

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