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Obituaries, Week of Jan. 15: Cupid, Dillon, Turner, Squires, Williams

Posted on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 9:11 am


Glenwood L. “Cube” Cupid Jr., 33, passed away January 4, 2014. He was born September 25, 1980 to Glenwood Cupid Sr. and Theresa Fernandez in Westmoreland County.

Glenwood was educated in Westmorland County Schools and graduated from Lincoln Tech College.

Surviving are two sisters, Glendora Steward and Tameka Cupid; his fiancé, Crystal Thomas; two children, Danarii and Kimorah Cupid; two nephews, Seququann Bussie-Stewart and DeAndre Stewart; five nieces, Daquawna Bussie-Stewart; Maeyanna Stewart, Niajah Richardson, Amiyah Richardson and Alayah Richardson; grandparents, Charles and Delores Baylor, Ray and Sarah Cupid and Ronald Stewart; great-grandmother, Blance Johnson and other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held January 10 at Salem Baptist Church Mt. Holly. Interment followed at the church. Services of Comfort and Trust provided by the Berry O. Waddy Funeral Home.


Chandale Elizabeth Dillon, 18, of Colonial Beach passed away Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014.

Chandale was a student at the Paul Mitchell Academy in Woodbridge and a graduate of Colonial Beach High School, where she played many sports, lettering in volleyball and basketball. She previously attended South Spencer High School in Indiana, lettering in track. She had attended a modeling and fashion academy for the past six years.

Survivors include her mother, Sierra Dillon of Colonial Beach; father Roby Dillon of Rockport, Ind.; maternal grandparents, Thomas and Virginia Seale of Waldorf, Md.; paternal grandmother Barbara Dillon of Rockport, and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, Charles G. Dillon.

The family received friends on Saturday, Jan. 11 at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, Colonial Beach. A funeral was held on Sunday, Jan. 12 at the funeral home. Interment will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Chandale Elizabeth Dillon to Colonial Beach and South Spencer High Schools for cosmetology and modeling programs in both schools.

Please sign the online guest book at nashandslawfh.com


 Antony Maurice “Man-Man” Turner, 28, passed away January 1, 2014, after a long battle with leukemia at Riverside Tappahannock Hospital.

Antony grew up in Tucker Hill, where he attended Westmoreland County Public Schools and Zion Baptist Church.

Antony leaves to cherish his memory his loving and devoted great-aunt and guardian, Helena Fulcher of Tucker Hill;  mother, Earlen Turner, Red Bank, NJ;  father, Milton Turner, Hague; four brothers, Stafford Turner, his twin brother, Antonio Turner (Myra), Delontay Turner and Dorian Kelly; three sisters, Raynesha Johnson, Rivah Carter and Tasha Green; great-grandmother, Alverta Bibbens; grandmother, Mary Ann Turner;  two grandfathers, John Ed Turner and Grammer Ball and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held January 7 at Zion Baptist Church Kinsale.


Charles Edward Squires, 72, of Montross, passed away on Nov. 30, 2013.  He was a retired waterman, a member of Edgewater United Methodist Church and Montross Landman Lodge No 293 AF&AM.

He is survived by son, Charles “Eddie” Squires, Jr. (Lesa); daughters, Tracey Pitts (John), Janet Markwith (Chris) and Marsha Neal (Joe); brothers, George Squires (Darline) and William Squires (Brenda); grandchildren, Jennifer Zellner, Angela Squires, Ashley Pitts, Wesley Taylor and Rebecca Squires, and great-grandchildren, Justin Wall, Kyler Zellner and Ian Zellner.   He was predeceased by his wife, Lorraine Cooke Squires and brothers, Harry Lee Squires and Clarence Squires.

Funeral services were held on Dec. 3, 2013 at Welch Funeral Home, Montross Chapel.  Pastor Jon Davis and Pastor Wade Wilkins officiated.  Interment was at Carmel United Methodist Cemetery.  Pallbearers were Al Squires, Scott Squires, George Squires, Jr., Brian Clarke, Robert Pitts and Mike Painter II.  Honorary pallbearers were Gene Hundley, Richard Daiger, David Sisson and George Carroll Hundley.

Memorial contributions may be made to Edgewater United Methodist Church, 149 Cardinal Dr., Montross, Va. 22520, American Cancer Society, c/o Hilda Bronner, PO Box 65, Haynesville, Va. 22472 or Westmoreland Vol. Fire Department, Co 5, PO Box 222 Mt. Holly, Va. 22529.

Online condolences may be made at www.welchfuneralhomeva.com


Mary Pryor Williams, 65, of Colonial Beach passed away Friday, December 27, 2013 at home.  She was the daughter of the late Russell Pryor and India Joyner Williams.

Mary Pryor was known for her kindness and remarkable mind, and she enjoyed music (Elvis) and playing cards.  Even in her blindness she saw nothing but good in everyone and looked for the positive in every situation.

Survivors include two sisters, Russell Ann Perry (Lawrence) of Leedstown and Alice Winebarger (Billy) of Oak Grove; and two brothers, Gill Williams (Cindy) of Heathsville and Jim Williams (Chrissy) of Stafford County.

In addition to her parents, Mary Pryor was preceded in death by her twin sister, Carolyn Joyner Williams.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 2:00 in the afternoon at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Oak Grove.  Expressions of sympathy can be made in the form of contributions to Mary Washington Hospice, 2600 Mary Washington Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA, 22401.

Interment was at the church cemetery.

Services of Comfort and Trust provided by the Berry O. Waddy Funeral Home.