Miscellaneous Charlottesville, Virginia Death Notices
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ELOISE H. COCKERILLE
A very special Christmas memorial service will be held in memory of Eloise Henkel Cockerille on Sunday, Dec. 27, at Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Greenwood at 3 pm. Family and friends are welcome.
Eloise was born June 26, 1916 in Waynesboro, to Charles Franklin and Bessie Kingsbury Henkel. She was married to the late Dr. Frank O'Neil Cockerille, who was a research chemist, for 35 years. Surrounded by love by her family, Eloise died quietly on Saturday, Oct. 10, 1998 following a stroke. Eloise was an integral part of "Old Greenwood." Active in the Ladies Auxiliary, she and other creative women of yesteryear helped mastermind and build the Greenwood Community Center. She dearly loved Emmanuel Episcopal Church and remained an active member.
In 1965, Eloise moved to Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., where she lived for 30 years, teaching art at the Adult Education Center for 18 years. She was an accomplished artist and fine arts teacher. She extensively researched her family roots, creating beautiful and elaborate family trees. In 1995, she returned to her own roots in the Shenandoah Valley by moving to Lexington.
Eloise is survived by seven children, Charles Cockerille and Eleanor
Labiosa of Lexington, Tinka Martin of Manteo, N.C., Elizabeth Cockerille
of Charlottesville, John Cockerille of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., Laura Cockerille
Giannini of Barboursville, and Marcy King of Chester. She had 17 grand-children
and five great-grandchildren.
Sunday, December 13, 1998
EDITH TERRELL CASH
Edith Terrell Cash, 89, of Afton, died at Martha Jefferson Hospital. She was born Oct. 2, 1909 in Augusta County daughter of the late George Calvin and Annie Somers Terrell. Mrs. Cash had been employed by the Safeway Stores in Waynesboro and Charlottesville.
Monday, December 14, 1998
ANNIE E. GOHANNA
Mrs. Annie E. Gohanna, 84, of Charlottesville died at Martha Jefferson Hospital. Born Dec. 30, 1913 in Christiansburg, daughter of the late George S., Revis and Mary West Revis. She was a member of Zion Union Baptist Church and was the oldest living founder of the Sunshine Club of Zion Union.
ELDRIDGE H. HALL
Tuesday, December 15, 1998
POMROY JACKSON, JR.
IVETTA W. WOOD
Ivetta Woodson Wood of Nelson County, Schuyler died. Born at Rockfish, Nelson County Dec. 10, 1915, she was the daughter of the late Wheeler and Russie Mawyer Woodson and was preceded in death by her husband, Rudolph Pendleton Wood.
EDWARD H. YOUNG, JR.
Edward Harwell Young, Jr. died at the Salem Veterans' Center after a lengthy illness. He was born Jan. 15, 1923 in Chattanooga, Tenn., he was the son of the late Nellie Ketner Young and Edward Harwell Young, Sr. He practiced oral surgery until his retirement in December 1987, at which time he retired to Scottsville with his wife, Emma Hudson Young. Ed is survived by his wife of 35 years Emma Hudson Young and his beloved dachshund, "Mr. Wiggles." He was also a World War II veteran.
NORMA GOOCH HESTER
Norma Gooch Hester, 91, of Louisa died at The Cedars in Charlottesville. Born March 3, 1907 in Louisa County, she was the daughter of the late Charles E. and America G. Hester. She was a retired key punch operator with the Fidelity Bankers Insurance Company in Richmond.
RANDOLPH E. PUGH
Randolph Eugene "Blackie" Pugh, 65, of Charlottesville died in a local hospital. Born in Batesville Dec. 28, 1932 he was the son of the late Lacy Edgar Pugh and Nellie Wade Pugh. He was a retired professional truck driver, a member of the Teamsters Union, a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
RUBY ANNE STEVENS
Ruby Anne Gunter Stevens, 60, of Shipman died at her residence.. Ruby was born on the Oak Ridge Estate in Nelson County on Feb. 2, 1938, a daughter of th late Jesse Frank Gunter and Ruby Moyer Gunter. She was retired development technician at the Central Virginia Training Center in Madison Heights with 33 years of service.
EDITH MARY TIBBS
Edith Mary Tibbs, 96, of Charlottesville formerly of Greene County died at a local hospital. She was born May 30, 1902, in Madison County. Her husband was the late Howard Tibbs. She is survived by a foster son, George Graves of Charlottesville; two foster grandchildren; and four foster great-grandchildren.
Wednesday, December 16, 1998
ETHEL PERKINS BUCK
Ethel Perkins Buck, 101, of Charlottesville died at a local nursing home. Born at Kents Store on Aug. 5, 1897, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Richard Buck and was a member of Hinton Avenue United Methodist Church.
OVERTON S. WEAVER
Overton Swan Weaver, 75, of Radiant died in an Alexandria nursing home. Born Jan. 17, 1923 in Madison County, He was the son of Gorrell Weaver and Edna Lohr Weaver. He was a retired dairy farmer, a conservationist, a member of Good Hope Baptist Church in Radiant and a member of the Soil and Water Conservation Board in Culpeper for 30 years.
Thursday, December 17, 1998
MARY LOUISE HERRING
Mary Louise Mallory Herring, 67, of Orange, died at UVa Medical Center. Born May 18, 1931, in Orange County, she was the daughter of the late Elmore E. "Radio" Mallory and the late Mary Martin Mallory. She was the wife of the late James Edward Herring. She was retired from the American Silk Mill
MARY S. CRITZER
Mary Ethel Smith Critzer, 89, of Charlottesville died at her home. She was born July 5, 1909 in Nelson County, daughter of the late Thomas J. Smith and Nannie Davis Smith. Mrs. Critzer retired from the Singer Co. and was residence manager for Ashlawn,...[cut off]