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Obituaries, week of May 8

Posted on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 10:05 am

Margaret Anne Dean

Margaret Anne Dean, 76, passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at her home in Mabank, TX.  Survivors include her children, Catharine Dean, Garrett Dean (Jodi), and James Dean; her granddaughter, Kelly Dean; and her brother, William Fogg.  She is preceded in death by her parents, Dr. Felix B. and May Garrett Wilson, her brother, Thomas Wilson, and her son, George M. Dean, Jr.
Margaret was born in Essex County, VA on April 20th, 1936.  She graduated from St. Margaret’s School in 1954 and attended the University of South Carolina.  Margaret held numerous positions throughout her career including working for Dean Seafood, St. Margaret’s School, Tappahannock Manor, and finally retired from The Haven Shelter & Services in 2007 where she served for well over a decade as a Shelter Manager.
Margaret enjoyed many activities including playing the piano, reading, collecting antiques, decorating, floral arrangement, making jewelry, spending time with family and friends, and helping others in any way in which she could be of service.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Haven Shelter & Services, Inc., P.O. Box 1267, Warsaw, VA 22572.

Frank Spicer Pierce

Floyd Spicer Pierce, 80, of Montross, widower of Doris L. Pierce passed away on May 2, 2013. He was a retired Henrico County Security Officer, a U. S. Army veteran and a member of Land Mark Baptist Church, Richmond, Va.
He is survived by daughter and caregiver, Doris L. Bowen (Roger) of Montross; granddaughter, Jennifer McCall (Steve) of Callao; great-grandchildren, Allie Palka, Joseph, and Caleb McCall of Callao, Thomas
Henderson of Maryland, and Stephanie Ferreo of Colonial Beach; daughters, Virginia Kaye Jones (Stoney), Donna Seay (Gerry) and Lisa Smith; son, Floyd S. Pierce Jr. (Lisa); seven grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren, all of the Richmond area.
Memorial services were held on Saturday, May 4, 201 at Welch Funeral Home, Montross Chapel. Pastor Don Bryant officiated.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Virginia, P. O. Box 2098, Tappahannock, Va. 22560.
Online condolences may be made at www.welchfuneralhomeva.com