Our Obituaries

Everett Chumbly Andrews

September 12, 1927 - April 20, 2017

Everett C. Andrews, 89, passed away in Virginia Beach on Thursday. He was born in Pulaski County, VA to the late Fred and Ethie Andrews. He is survived by his children, Robert Andrews, Mike S. Andrews, and wife, Sandy, James E. Andrews, Mary Elizabeth "Betsy" Andrews, Linda Donnelly and her husband, Bob. Everett was a US Army veteran in the Korean War era. He later retired from the Virginia...
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Mary Alice Huffman Greer

December 20, 1922 - April 20, 2017

Mary Huffman Greer, 94, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on April 20, 2017. She was born on December 20, 1922 to the late Eva Losh and Jake Huffman in West Augusta, Virginia. Her husband of 36 years, Preston Cleveland Greer, preceded her in death in 1979. Her daughter, Arlene Frances Butler, also preceded her in death in 1980.She devoted her heart and soul to God and her family. Her...
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Jimmie Lee Craddock

November 20, 1935 - April 18, 2017

Virginia Beach - Jimmie Lee Craddock, 81, passed away April 18, 2017. He was born on Nov. 20, 1935 to the late Andrew and Vera Craddock. Mr. Craddock proudly served his country in the US Navy and then worked for the Norfolk Naval Shipyard. He loved his country and flag.Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 58 years, Dot Craddock; sons, Lee Craddock and Tim Craddock (Laura); granddaughters...
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Bonnie Nance Pryor

February 9, 1960 - April 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Katherine F. Holcombe

October 15, 1922 - April 16, 2017

Katherine Franks Holcombe's celebration of life will be held at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church in Virginia Beach, VA, on Friday, April 21, 2017. The family will receive friends from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the church, followed by Mass. A graveside service will be held at Rosewood Memorial Park at 11:30 a.m.On Resurrection Sunday, April 16, 2017, Katherine Franks Holcombe finished her...
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Janice Faye Medlin

July 6, 1946 - April 15, 2017

Janice Faye Medlin, 70, passed away on April 15, 2017.A Norfolk native, Ms. Medlin resided in Virginia Beach all of her life. She loved her cats, enjoyed NASCAR and was an avid camper.Survivors include her loving partner Jud Newton; a son Joseph Medlin and wife Debbie; three grandchildren, Tucker, Ethan and Riley Medlin; a brother Bobby Medlin and wife Faye; and lifelong friend Kay Cason.A...
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Marjorie C. HANBURY

August 6, 1923 - April 14, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Theresa Lillian Newell

October 4, 1930 - April 12, 2017

Theresa "Dolly" Newell, loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away peacefully on April 12th in the company of her daughter and son. Although those of us who loved her wake with heaviness in our hearts, we find solace in knowing she is looking down on us, reunited with the love of her life, friends, and family; all who are undoubtedly enjoying her fabulous Italian...
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Douglas E. Barnes

November 13, 1932 - April 12, 2017

Douglas E. Barnes, 84, passed away on April 12, 2017. He was born on November 13, 1932 to the late Edna V. and Cecil W. Barnes in Ahoskie, North Carolina. Mr. Barnes was a U.S. Army Veteran and was a retired Factory Representative for a Building Materials Company. Born in the Great Depression and raised during World War Two he volunteered for the Army in 1949 and served honorably in the Korean...
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Charles Edmond Hurd

June 27, 1928 - April 11, 2017

Virginia Beach - Charles Edmond Hurd, 88 passed away on Tues., April 11, 2017. He was born in Dunbar, VA June 27, 1928 and relocated to Norfolk in 1944. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He is preceded in death by his parents, William Lake and Myrtle Cole Hurd; brother, Billie Ray Hurd; and sisters, Marian Kessler and Eunice Lund. He is survived by his loving...
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Pauline Virginia Putnam

November 15, 1920 - April 11, 2017

Pauline "Polly" Virginia Smith Putnam departed this world April 11th, 2017 at the age of 96. Polly was born in Richlands, Virginia on November 15, 1920. She was the daughter of the late Henry and Elsie Sutherland Smith. She was preceded in death by her husband of 34 years, Herbert E. Putnam, and two sisters and one brother. She is survived by three sisters: Clara Evans and Helen June...
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Scott Allan Launder

February 7, 1974 - April 11, 2017

Scott Allan Launder, 43, passed away suddenly on April 11, 2017. He was predeceased by his mother, Sharon Ann Launder.He is survived by his son, Trey Launder; his father, Allan Launder (Brenda); his sister Tammy Launder; his brothers, Donald Launder (Bridget) and David Good, along with numerous family members and friends.A memorial service will be held on Wed, April 19, 2017 at 2 pm at Rosewood...
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Aleathia Esther Hooks

October 27, 1923 - April 10, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Marvin Gray Boyd

October 22, 1935 - April 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Virginia May Bingham

December 27, 1934 - April 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Delbert Glenwood Chambers

August 2, 1931 - April 8, 2017

Delbert G. Chambers, 85, son of Merle Chambers and Viola Patterson Chambers, was welcomed into Heaven, God's presence and His Lord and Saviour on April 8, 2017. His loving family beside him, wife, Mary Jo Arrowood Chambers; son, Daniel Lee, wife Irene, granddaughter Melissa; daughter, Theresa Jo Cross, husband Richard, step grandsons, Andrew, wife Cindy, two step great granddaughters, Andrea and...
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Wesley K. Stewart

May 31, 1956 - April 8, 2017

Master Police Officer (ret), Lt. Col. (ret) Wesley K. Stewart, 60, unexpectedly passed away Saturday, the 8th of April.'Wes' was currently on duty as VBCSO at the time of his death. His dedication and commitment to his country, his community, his family were Wes's priority at all times. One word used by his peers, and supervisors, both with the VBPD and the United States Army is honor. Wes is...
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Shirley B. Baum

November 21, 1936 - April 5, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Shirley Baum

November 21, 1936 - April 5, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Edna Elizabeth Hardy

September 16, 1915 - April 1, 2017

Edna E. Hardy, 101, passed away on April 1, 2017. She was born on September 16, 1915 to the late Eva B. and Jessie L. Cruse in Norfolk, VA. Her husband Robert L. Hardy preceded her in death.She is survived by her daughter B. Jean Hardy; son Donald L. Hardy (Marie); 7 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, and 3 great-great grandchildren.A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, April 8,...
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Samuel Kendall Black

December 15, 1947 - April 1, 2017

Samuel K. Black, 69, went to be with the Lord on April 1, 2017, surrounded by friends and family. He proudly served his country for 30 years in the U.S. Navy, including tours in Vietnam on the USS Seminole and Desert Storm, retiring in 2001 as a Lieutenant Commander LDO.Sam is preceded in death by his parents, William and Easter Black; his son, James Black; and his sister, Janet Araiza.He leaves...
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Louise Marie Tuthill

October 6, 1933 - March 31, 2017

Louise "Vicki" Marie Tuthill, 83, formerly of The Villages, FL passed away peacefully on March 31, 2017.Vicki was born in the Prospect Harbor Lighthouse, Maine. She was preceded in death by her parents Morton Dixon and Florence Faulkingham Dixon two brothers and one sister and a grandson Brian Tuthill.Survivors include her loving husband Alfred F. Tuthill, four children, Michele Weir and husband...
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Louise MCNAIR

May 24, 1941 - March 29, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Louise MCNAIR

May 24, 1941 - March 29, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Sandra Myrick

August 18, 1962 - March 29, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Joyce Bowden Forehand

October 30, 1932 - March 28, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Joyce Bowden Forehand

October 30, 1932 - March 28, 2017

Joyce Bowden Forehand, 84, of Chesapeake, passed away peacefully on March 28, while in hospice care. She was born in Norfolk, Virginia to the late Edna (Capps) and Augustus W. Bowden, the fourth child of six. Devoted and loving wife of the late CDR Hersey Forehand, USCG (ret.), and the late Raymond K. Bousman Jr. Beloved mother of Raymond K. (Sharon) Bousman III. Left to cherish her memory are...
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Sheryl Lynn Wright

July 23, 1955 - March 27, 2017

Sheryl Lynn Wright, 61, of Norfolk, Virginia passed away Monday, March 27, 2017 after a short battle with pancreatic cancer. She was born in Jacksonville, North Carolina and retired as a Dispersing Clerk for the US Navy. She is preceded in death by her mother Ramona Travis Busby, father Isaac William Busby, Jr, and niece Anjelica Hadsell. She is survived by brother Jeffrey Busby and his wife...
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Sharon Joan Holmes

February 14, 1941 - March 26, 2017

Sharon J. Holmes, 76, passed away on March 26, 2017. She was born on February 14, 1941 in Wichita, Kansas. Left to cherish her memory are her loving husband of 57 years, Charles R. Holmes; daughter, Debra Perkins; sons, David Holmes and Robert Holmes. A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association or to...
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Magdalene Dorothy Doyle

December 21, 1923 - March 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Dean John Gurganus

December 28, 1953 - March 22, 2017

On the morning of March 22, 2017, Dean John Milton Gurganus peacefully went to be wrapped in the arms of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. He was born December 1953 to Milton and Nettie Peele Gurganus, who preceded him to their eternal home. He was the beloved father of Joshua and Luke Gurganus, loving brother of Michele Cucura(John), and Marcus, Lee, and Stephen(Catherine) Gurganus, and the...
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Kathryn Louise Hamilton

February 4, 1921 - March 22, 2017

Kathryn Louise "Kay" Hamilton, 96, passed away on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Virginia Beach. She was born February 4, 1921, in Dilles Bottom, OH. Kay is preceded in death by her best friend and husband, John Hamilton; sister, Clara Veneri Price; brother, Valentino Veneri; and mother, Margaret Grove. She is survived by her two daughters: Rhonda Sonn and Donna Buckley; Donna's husband, Steve...
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Paul Ronald Karch

August 29, 1927 - March 21, 2017

LT Paul Ronald Karch USN (Retired), 89, left this life to be with Jesus Christ on 21 March 2017 at his home at Edgeworth Park in Williamsburg VA. Paul was born on a farm near Wheatfield, IN to Charles M. Karch and Fairy A. Karch. He graduated from Wheatfield High School in the fall of his senior year to enter an Army Air Corps' officer training program in early 1945. He is a WWII, Korean War...
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Irene Marie Finley

September 15, 1929 - March 19, 2017

On September 15, 1929, Irene Marie Finley was born to the late Lucy and William Smith in McDowell County, WVA. She grew up in Gary holler where life revolved around coal mining, family, and the mountains. Through her family and that mining, she met her love and late husband Ray Lee Finley. Together they moved to Va Beach and the rest is an adventurous history. Anybody that ever met Irene, or...
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Susana Ramirez Sabado

May 22, 1924 - March 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Constance Curtis Lyons

October 11, 1927 - March 18, 2017

Constance "Connie" Hepburn Curtis Lyons, 89, was welcomed into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, March 18, 2017. Born in Chester, Virginia, she and her husband Max lived in the same home on Bay Island since 1953. She worshipped and served in both Rock Church and Cape Henry Church. Connie lived a bountiful life of labor, service, love, and ministry. She was a gifted...
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Hank Anthony Williams

November 7, 1982 - March 16, 2017

A memorial service will be held on Sunday, April 9th, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts (Town Center of Virginia Beach, 201 Market St, Virginia Beach, VA 23462).
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Mong Yookong

June 10, 1929 - March 16, 2017

Mom,I'll try my best always to do what you have taught me: be strong, be kind, be more forgiving to others, laugh more, enjoy life, and to enjoy every little thing each day. Love your family, friends and others more and don't take life too seriously. Let God lead me and ask Him for help everyday. I'll always love you, Mom. You were the best Mom to us. Thank you for being my mom. ...
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Warren Nathaniel Skinner

July 27, 1947 - March 14, 2017

The beloved Pastor Warren Skinner went to be with the Lord on March 14, 2017, leaving behind many loved-ones and friends. He is predeceased by his father, Warren Skinner, Sr. and his brother, Robert Skinner. He pastored Diamond Springs Baptist Church (DSBC) for over 30 years.He leaves to continue his legacy his wife of almost 49 years, Linda; his daughters, Paula Hafner and her husband, Kevin...
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James Hubert Jobes

October 26, 1924 - March 13, 2017

James Hubert Jobes, 92, died on March 13, 2017. He was born on October 26, 1924 in Connellsville, Pennsylvania. Preceding him in death was his wife, Esther Jobes.James was a World War II veteran, serving in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the American Legion in Norfolk, where he has resided since 1964.Left to cherish his memory are his son, James A. Jobes and his wife, Shara Dee Jobes; daughter...
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Irma Ruth Smith

August 2, 1935 - March 12, 2017

Irma Ruth Smith, 81, was called home to be a beautiful angel on March 12, 2017. Ruth was a loving Wife, Mother and the best Grammy God could have blessed this earth with. A long-time member of Kempsville Church of Christ and Sunday school teacher for over 25 years, she led a life devoted to the Lord. Ruth was a loving and giving soul who has blessed so many lives. She had a smile that would...
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Bascom Forrest Partridge

July 20, 1925 - March 12, 2017

Bascom Forrest Partridge, 91, formerly of Kill Devil Hills, NC, died March 12, 2017 at the age of 91 years.Bascom Forrest, a Christadelphian, "died in faith, not having received the promises," secure in his resurrection Hope "that Jesus died and rose again, even so them also which sleep in Jesus will God . . ." raise from the grave when Jesus returns from Heaven to be King over all the earth....
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Jane Louise Hallmark

June 24, 1934 - March 9, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Robert Alan Gray

September 28, 1948 - March 9, 2017

Robert Alan Gray, 68, passed away on March 9, 2017. He is survived by his mother, Mary Cleo Gray of Virginia Beach; his brother, William Leslie Gray of Norfolk; his estranged daughter, Leslie Anne Gray; his nephew, William Leslie Gray, Jr. of Virginia Beach; and many cousins, other extended family members, and friends.The family will receive friends on Sunday, March 12, 2017 from 5 to 7 p.m. at...
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Sandra Marion Caldwell

October 20, 1937 - March 8, 2017

Heaven gained an angel when Sandra Marion Caldwell passed peacefully on March 8, 2017 at home surrounded by her loving family. Sandy was born in Norwich, CT on Oct. 20, 1937 to the late Philip & Lena Isper.Sandy pursued an education in nursing prior to marrying, Richard S. Caldwell, Sr. When their children started school, Sandy joined the Va Beach school system as an aide and office...
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Gail Enroughty Swinson-Reeves

December 13, 1950 - March 6, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Darlene Marie Wellington

August 2, 1957 - March 6, 2017

Virginia Beach - Darlene Marie Wellington, 59, passed away on March 6, 2017. She was born on Aug. 2, 1957 in Norfolk to the late Laymond and Arline Curling. Darlene worked as the office manager for the Spine Center of Hampton Roads.Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Scott Wellington; sons, Michael Wellington and his wife Melissa, and Brett Wellington; grandsons, Josiah and Nathan...
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Jean Simpson Cotten

March 5, 1919 - March 5, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Jacqueline Taylor Kelly

June 14, 1936 - March 5, 2017

Jacqueline Taylor Kelly passed away on March 5, 2017 in Raleigh, NC. She is proceded in death by her husband Billy Lee Kelly Sr.She is survived by her son Billy Lee Kelly Jr., and wife Cindy; daughter Donna Kelly Parker and husband Bill; and son James Franklin Kelly and wife Selena. Her grandchildren include Billy III and Timothy and their mother Melinda Kelly Mitchell, Donnie, Tracy, Sherry, B...
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Agatha Strickland Forlines

March 14, 1926 - March 5, 2017

Agatha "Gay" Strickland Forlines passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, March 5, 2017. Born on March 14, 1926 to the late Mamie Tudor and Alvie Griggs Strickland and raised in North Carolina, she was a 1947 graduate of Women's College (UNC-G). Gay raised her family in Virginia Beach and was a long time educator. She loved the beach and vacationing with her family, sewing and playing...
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Deloris Lucille Bolander

August 16, 1932 - March 5, 2017

Virginia Beach - Deloris Lucille Bolander, 84, passed away March 5, 2017. She was born on Aug. 16, 1932 in Sioux Falls, SD to the late William and Wilma Fehlhafer. Deloris worked as a restaurant manager and owner. Her passion for the business carried on through retirement as she enjoyed going out for brunch and the socialization that came with it. Deloris loved life, laughter, and her...
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Alice Patricia McGee

April 29, 1947 - March 1, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Abner J. Moore

March 8, 1935 - March 1, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Mildred Catherine Deckner

April 18, 1933 - March 1, 2017

Mildred Catherine Deckner, 83, passed away March 1, 2017. A native of Mt. Ulla, NC Mrs. Deckner resided in the Tidewater area since 1987. She was preceded in death by her parents Austin and Mae Davis, a husband Raymond A. Deckner Sr., and a son Robert Earl Deckner. She attended Gateway Free Will Baptist Church.Survivors include three children Michael Kevin Davis and wife Janet, Raymond A....
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Carol Wanda Keefer

May 10, 1935 - February 28, 2017

Carol W. Keefer, 81 passed away peacefully on February 28, 2017. She was a wonderful loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother to four children; Sherrie McCabe and husband Doug, Tim Keefer and wife Jacqueline, Bonnie Keefer and fiancé Jeff Applewhite, and Lori Dotson and husband Danny;12 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren and her beloved Yorkie Buddy. Carol was predeceased by...
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Dani Sue Rossell

August 22, 1956 - February 27, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Esther Huie

July 19, 1939 - February 27, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Rogelio Monzon Santos

July 9, 1927 - February 27, 2017

On Feb. 27, 2017, Retired Master Chief Petty Officer (E-9) Rogelio "Lolo" Santos passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family. His journey was one of love, courage and sacrifice as he touched so many lives. Although his career in the US Navy involved 30 years of honorable service, he also spent close to 20 years as a teacher for the Virginia Beach Public Schools. His life was...
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June Patricia Truitt

June 20, 1942 - February 26, 2017

June Patricia Truitt, 74, passed away in Virginia Beach on Sunday morning, February 26th. June was born in Virginia to Culver and Buna Edwards. She is also predeceased by her husband, William E. Truitt as well. June worked with special needs children as a teacher's assistant in Virginia Beach school system. She made lasting impressions on her students, who would revisit years later. She...
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Annie G. Saunders

February 5, 1938 - February 22, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Calvin M. Skinner

August 7, 1927 - February 22, 2017

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Kenneth Earl Brugger,

February 19, 1928 - February 22, 2017

Kenneth Earl Brugger, Sr., passed away peacefully on February 22, 2017. Mr. Brugger was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and resided most of his life in The Tidewater area. He was preceded in death by his wife Jessie Louise Brugger and a son Robert Louis Brugger. He retired from the U.S. Navy after twenty two years of service as a Damage Control Senior Chief Petty Officer. He was a former president...
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Della M. Castelow

January 26, 1930 - February 19, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Frances Collins Stephens

January 9, 1934 - February 19, 2017

On Sunday February 19, 2017 at 3:15 in the afternoon Frances Collins Stephens (Nan) peacefully passed away at her home surrounded by loved ones, marking the end of a long battle with alzheimer's. Frances Collins was born Tuesday, January 9, 1934 to Mrs. Sara Betts Collins and Mr. Frank Collins II in Washburn, Tennessee. She was the sixth born of eight children. Growing up in Washburn she...
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William John Bradley

October 13, 1938 - February 19, 2017

William "Bill" John Bradley, 78, passed away Sunday, February 19, 2017 in Norfolk. Bill was born in New Jersey to the late John and Lillie Bradley as well as his sister, Helen Magee. Bill retired from the US Navy as a musician. He later was the Director of Serviceman Center and lastly worked as the Administrator for Baptists Missions to Forgotten People. He was devoted to his family and his...
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Jessie Marie Fairley

June 17, 1949 - February 17, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Elizabeth CUFFEE

June 10, 1931 - February 15, 2017

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William J. Halsey

December 12, 1932 - February 14, 2017

William James Halsey, 84, passed away February 14, 2017 at Sentara Hospice House with family at his side after a long battle with multiple myeloma. He was born on December 12, 1932 in Hertford, NC to the late James V. and Inez Halsey. Also preceding him in death was his loving wife of 52 years Doris Hubbard Halsey and sister Laura A. Halsey.Bill served our country in the U.S. Army and was also a...
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Frances Rodriguez

August 12, 1940 - February 14, 2017

Frances Rodriguez, 76, passed away peacefully on February 14, 2017.A native of Jersey City, New Jersey Mrs. Rodriguez was preceded in death by her husband Eugenio Rodriguez. Survivors include three children, Gene Rodriguez and wife Ann, Laura Shifflett and husband Wayne, and Mark Rodriguez; six grandchildren, Corey, Jacob and Drew Shifflett and Tori, Alex and Cole Rodriguez; two great...
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Grover Stanton Dodson

February 17, 1921 - February 13, 2017

Grover Stanton Dodson of Blacksburg, VA passed away Feb 13, 2017. Grover was born Feb 17, 1921 to James Stanton and Zaidee Peters Dodson. On Apr 17, 1942, he married his lifelong love Harriet Gwendolyn Jones Dodson. After nearly 75 years together, he followed her in death by a mere 7 days.Beginning their life together in Norfolk, VA, Grover and Gwen eventually settled into their Virginia Beach...
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Mae Mae Myers

October 29, 1940 - February 12, 2017

Norma Mae Myers went to be with the Lord on February 12, 2017. She was born on October 29, 1940 in Norfolk, VA to the late Clarence Curtis and Jessie Ellen Vaughn Williams. She was also preceded in death by her loving husband Raymon L. Myers.Left to cherish her memory are her children Lisa Latham (Dale), Cathy Fink, Roy Myers, Cindy Doan, and Jean McGinnis; grandchildren Angie, Chad, Archie, Joel...
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Edith Lee Turner

January 6, 1926 - February 11, 2017

Edith Turner, 91, passed on February 11, 2017. She was born in Hurt, VA, on January 6, 1926 to Norman Wade Lanier and Patti Crewes Lanier. She is survived by her husband and soul mate, William Henry Turner, son Timothy P. Turner, wife Nancy B. Turner and five grandchildren, Kerry T. Shumate, husband Scott Shumate, Katherine M. Turner, Alexandra E. Turner, Logan O. Turner and Cody O. Turner. She...
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Lola-Grace Earline High

February 7, 2017 - February 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Donald Steiblen Denkle

April 22, 1922 - February 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Carol F. Weadon

January 1, 1940 - February 7, 2017

Carol Faith Weadon, 77, passed away on February 7, 2017. She was the first child born in Virginia on January 1, 1940 to the late Ethel F. and Meredith M. Clatterbuck in Loudoun County, VA. Her husband of 61 years, Charles E. Weadon preceded her in death.She is survived by her three sons, Edward, Daniel, and Jonathan, her sister Joan Harmon, two daughter-in-laws, and one brother-in-law, six...
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Glenn E. STEPHENS

February 6, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Harriet Gwendolyn Dodson

December 18, 1920 - February 6, 2017

Harriet Gwendolyn Dodson of Blacksburg, VA passed away Monday, February 6 at her home. Gwen was born December 18, 1920 to Edward and Eudora Dixon Jones. On April 17, 1942, she married her lifelong love Grover Stanton Dodson. Beginning their life together in Norfolk, VA, Gwen and Grover eventually settled into their Virginia Beach home, where they lived nearly 52 years. In 2014, the couple...
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Stephanie Louise Galbraith-Flaskey

December 4, 1965 - February 6, 2017

Stephanie Louise Flaskey, 51, passed away suddenly in Norfolk on Monday evening. Stephanie was a devout Christian who loved her church family and was a devoted wife and mother. She is survived by her beloved husband, James; sons, Wesley, Samuel and Michael; daughter, Lisa Galbraith and Sarah Flaskey and a granddaughter, Aliyaah Pennington.A visitation will be from 6-8pm, Thursday at Rosewood...
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Frank Y. Smith

August 11, 1951 - February 5, 2017

Frank Y. Smith, Jr., 65, passed away on February 5, 2017. He was born on August, 11, 1951 to the late Eveline G. and Carl T. Haynes, in Texas. Having a free spirit and strong sense of humor, Frank was well known for his charismatic and often uncensored comments that left many with wide eyes and smiles. Frank was a lifelong member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and true...
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Joseph Burgess

May 13, 1947 - February 4, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Amelia R. TWINING

March 18, 1928 - February 3, 2017

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Suzanne Liloia Fuehrer

December 30, 1953 - February 3, 2017

Beloved Suzanne Fuehrer, 63, passed away on February 3, 2017. Suzanne was a strong, kind, gentle, and loving woman and will be dearly missed. Sue is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Joseph and Jennifer Fuehrer; daughter, Lori Fuehrer; and three precious grandchildren, Ryleigh, Logan, and Layla. Sue is also survived by two brothers, Michael V. and Peter Liloia and their wives Joanne and...
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Alicia Ann Greer

December 28, 1946 - February 1, 2017

Alicia Ann Greer, 70, passed away peacefully on February 1, 2017. A memorial service will be private at a later date.Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Clarence Pete White

August 28, 1942 - February 1, 2017

Mr. Clarence "Disco/Gospel Pete" White, Sr., was born in Norfolk, Virginia to the late James Pete White and Mertha Lee Holley White on August 28, 1942. He was called to be with his Lord on Tuesday, February 1, 2017. His predeceased family members are his daughter, Judy A. White; sister, Zadie L. Williams; brothers, Clifton, Harold, and Bobby (Chunky) White.Clarence graduated from Booker T....
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Bette Duran

May 20, 1933 - January 31, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Anthony B. Riddick

August 3, 1964 - January 31, 2017

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Ramona Travis Busby

September 27, 1930 - January 31, 2017

Ramona Travis Busby, 86, of Norfolk, Virginia passed away in her home Tuesday, January 31, 2017 after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. She was born in Danville, Virginia and retired from COMNAVSURFLANT after thirty years of civil service. She is preceded in death by her mother Ruby Travis and father Vernon Travis, good friend Donald Johnson and great-granddaughter Anjelica Hadsell. She is...
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Joyce Ann Willoughby

October 28, 1945 - January 28, 2017

Joyce Ann Willoughby, 71, passed away on January 28, 2017. She was born on October 28, 1945 to the late Annie Ricks and Robert W. Willoughby in Norfolk, VA. She is predeceased by her brothers Bobby and Ray.She is survived by her brother Kenneth B. Willoughby and his wife Mary; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She is also survived by her loving family at River's Adult Home in Powhatan,...
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Phyllis C. Shifflett

February 14, 1960 - January 27, 2017

Phyllis C. Shifflett, 56, passed away January 27, 2017. She was born on February 14, 1960 in Norfolk, VA to the late Roy and June Carley. Phyllis was a lifelong resident of Norfolk, VA, a graduate of Brubaker Academy, and worked at Lifetouch Studios for the past 33 years.Left to cherish her memory are her loving husband of 36 years, George A. Shifflett; son, Michael Shifflett (Kathryn); daughter,...
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Joseph L. Hawkins

March 28, 1923 - January 25, 2017

Virginia Beach - Joseph L. Hawkins, 93, passed away Jan. 25, 2017. He was born in Norfolk, VA on March 28, 1923. Mr. Hawkins was a WWII veteran, serving in the US Air Force. He owned and operated Princess Anne Pile and Lumber Co. and he was also a mason of the Doric Masonic Lodge. Mr. Hawkins was devoted to his family. He believed there was always a new road to explore and greatly enjoyed his...
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Arvin M. BOWLES

July 24, 1924 - January 24, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Mary Smith

June 3, 1942 - January 24, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Claudia Anne Chick

November 6, 1945 - January 24, 2017

Claudia A. Chick, 71, passed away on January 24, 2017. She was born on November 6, 1945 to the late Carrie L. and Claude L. Via in Crozet, Virginia. She is predeceased by her husband Lloyd L. Chick, Sr., She is survived by her daughter, Tammy J. Bramble; three grandchildren Mindy, John, and Angel; and one great grandchild Wyatt.A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at...
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Jesse Rudolph Black

February 8, 1917 - January 24, 2017

Jesse R. Black died peacefully surrounded by his family on January 24, 2017. Born on February 8, 1917 in Washington, NC, he was the son of the late Edward F. and Mary Irene (Latham) Black. He was preceded by his loving wife Mary of 76 years. Survived by his three devoted sons; Byron (Debra), Larry (Cindy) and Gary (JoAnne) Black, 4 grandchildren: Rodney and Chris Black, Kirk Black and Kelly Black...
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Barbara A. FLOYD

September 26, 1946 - January 23, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Patricia A. BRAY

March 16, 1926 - January 22, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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Patricia Ann Bray

March 16, 1926 - January 22, 2017

Patricia Ann Bray, 90, passed away on January 22, 2017. She was born on March 16, 1926 to the late Mary E. and Albert A. Lahrman in Indiana. Her husband Eugene J. Bray Sr., daughter Peggy Bray, four brothers and four sisters preceded her in death.Mrs. Bray retired as an Accountant in the Supply Center for the Civil Service.She is survived by her son Eugene J. Bray Jr.; brother Donald Larhman;...
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Donald Lee Peterson

June 20, 1929 - January 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, VA.
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Terry Lynn Falk

November 30, 1958 - January 21, 2017

Terry L. Falk, 58, passed away on January 21, 2017. She was born on November 30, 1958. She is survived by her sons John and Adam; her four grandchildren Aiyona, Elijah, Jadynn, and Mya; sisters Kathy and Kim; her niece Kaylan and many aunts and uncles.A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, February 3, 2017 at 1pm at Rosewood Kellum Funeral Home, 601 North Witchduck Rd., Virginia Beach. ...
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Mary K. CARTER

January 13, 1922 - January 21, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Rosewood Memorial Park.
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