|Published June 18, 2000
Linwood P. Barber, 65, of Richmond, died Saturday, June 17, 2000. He
was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara A. Barber. He is survived by
one daughter, Patricia Pope; three sons, James P. Barber and William and
Roy Barbour; one brother, Calvin Barber; and one sister, Elizabeth Allmon,
both of N.C.; six grandchildren; two devoted friends, Travis and Ruth Higginbottom.
Remains rest at the Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Ave., where the
family will receive friends 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, and where services
will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday. Interment Dale Memorial Park.
Departed this life June 16, 2000, Mr. Walter N. (Buster) Battle of
613 N. 37th Street. Remains rest at Walter J. Manning Funeral Home, 700
N. 25th Street. Funeral notice later.
Mr. Edwin Parker Bryant, 75, of Emporia, died Friday, June 16, 2000.
He is survived by his wife, Louise G. Bryant; son, Joseph Lee Bryant; beloved
granddaughter, Joanne Amelia Bryant; two sisters, Mi ldred B. Grizzard
of Richmond and Sarah B. Newsome of Emporia; two brothers, Woodrow L. Bryant
of Emporia and D. Carlton Bryant of Richmond. Mr. Bryant was preceded in
death by one sister, Gladys B. Gordon. The family will receive friends
6 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday at Owen Funeral Home in Jarratt, where the funeral
service will be held 11 a.m., Monday, June 19, 2000. Interment Greensville
Memorial Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions
be made to the National Kidney Foundation or the American Heart Association.
Francis F. Carr Jr., D.D.S., 63, of Richmond, died Friday, June 16,
2000. He is survived by his wife, Mary Lou Robertson Carr; two sons, Archer
Robertson Carr and Daniel Foster Carr, both of Richmond; a nd one brother,
Wesley Daniel Carr of Charlottesville. Dr. Carr had practiced dentistry
since 1963. He was currently Adjunct Professor of Dentistry at MCV, Chairman
of the Richmond City Advisory Board of Health and was Past President of
the Richmond Dental Society. Dr. Carr was Committee Chairman for Boy Scout
Troop 443 at First Baptist Church. Remains rest at the Central Chapel of
Bennett Funeral Home, 3215 Cutshaw Ave., where the family will receive
friends 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, and where services will be held at 3 p.m. Monday,
June 19. Interment in Hollywood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions
may be made to the Campaign for Family Values, Robert E. Lee Council, Boy
Scouts of America, 4015 Fitzhugh Ave., Richmond, Va. 23230.
Departed this life June 14, 2000, Mrs. Geneva D. Charles of 2205 Hildreth
St. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, McCommodore Charles Sr.;
seven children, Jenetta Woodson, McCommodore Jr., a nd Irvin Charles, Vanessa
Wilkerson, Diane Charles, Faith Burke, and Marie Charles; 12 grandchildren,
four great-grandchildren; mother, Mrs. Idell Davis of New York; one sister,
Idell Johnson of New York; one brother, Frank Davis Jr. of Minnesota; two
sons-in-law, one daughter-in-law, two brothers-in-law, five sisters-in-law,
a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, among them devoted,
Mrs. Elizabeth Stevens, Mrs. Mabel Johnson, Mrs. Thelma Holmes and Mrs.
Winfrey Ferguson. Remains rest at the Chiles Funeral Home, 2100 Fairmount
Ave. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, June 19 at 11 a.m. from
Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 33rd and "S" Sts., with Father James Parke
officiating. Interment Washington Memorial Park. The remains will rest
in church one hour prior to service.
Frederic M. "Fred" Cousins of Richmond, went to be with the Lord June
16, 2000. He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Stefanie Cousins; son,
Michael "Mike" Cousins; daughter, Lisa Cousins; and his mother, Helen Cousins,
all of Richmond. The family will receive friends Monday, 2 to 4 and 7 to
8:30 p.m. at the Parham Chapel, Woody Funeral Home, 1771 Parham Rd. A Mass
of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, 12 Noon at St. Maryís Catholic
Church. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery. Contributions may be made to the
Departed this life June 17, 2000, Robert T. (Bob) Ellett of Richmond.
Notice of funeral later. Arrangements by the Chiles Funeral Home, 2100
William Chesley Evans (Ted), age 88, died June 17, 2000. He was born
in Charles City, Va. and worked for 45 years for N.W. Martin. He was a
member of Montrose Presbyterian Church. He is survived by his wife, Lois
Mills Evans; a son, William C. Evans Jr. and daughter-in-law, Carole L.
Evans, all of Richmond; a daughter, Barbara Gilbert of Miami, Fla.; a sister,
Doris Smith of Henrico County; seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Joyce Tennant. A graveside service
will be held on Tuesday, June 20 at 11 a.m. at Washington Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be sent to Montrose Presbyterian Church,
4800 Brittles Lane, Richmond, Va. 23231.
Mrs. Etheleen Fuller Floyd, 74, of Emporia, died Friday, June 16, 2000.
She is survived by her husband, George C. Floyd Sr.; son, George C. Floyd
Jr.; daughter and son-in-law, Paige F. and Johnny I. M organ; three grandchildren,
Kimberly Floyd Gregory and her husband, Charles I. Gregory Jr., Heather
Nicole Morgan and Lindsey Brook Morgan; two great-grandchildren, Charles
Isaac Gregory III and Claire Elizabeth Gregory; one brother, Archie Fuller;
four sisters, Earl Ricks, Frances Daniels, Alease Wrenn and Corine Wheeler.
Mrs. Floyd was a homemaker and was a member of Main Street United Methodist
Church in Emporia. The family will receive friends 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday
at Owen Funeral Home in Jarratt, where the funeral service will be held
2 p.m. Monday, June 19, 2000. Interment Greensville Memorial Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions be made to Main St.
United Methodist Church.
Margaret Worsham Fornash of Richmond, passed away Friday, June 16,
2000. She was the daughter of the late George Kennon and Margaret McKale
Worsham of Powhatan, and was preceded in death by a brother , Michael J.
Worsham of Richmond. She is survived by her husband, Emil Thomas Fornash;
and a nephew, Michael Kennon Worsham. Mrs. Fornash was retired from the
Federal Reserve Bank. Her remains rest at the Bliley Funeral Homeís Staples
Mill Chapel, 8510 Staples Mill Rd., where the family will receive friends
2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, with a Rosary service at 7 p.m. Sunday.
Funeral Mass will be held 11 a.m. Monday at St. Bridgetís Catholic Church.
Interment Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
Virginia Glass Gentry of Fork Union, died June 17, 2000 in the Village
Nursing Center, Fork Union. She was a homemaker and a deacon of Fork Union
Baptist Church. Mrs. Gentry was preceded in death by t wo brothers, Raymond
and Hollis Glass. She is survived by her husband, Lynn Gentry of Fork Union;
two sons, Tony Gentry of Charlottesville, and Greg Gentry of Fork Union;
two daughters, Kay Amos of Chester and Teresa Gregoire of Chester; two
sisters, Nellie Gentry of Fork Union and Jane Anderson of Amelia; eight
grandchildren and one great-grandchild. A memorial service will be held
at 2 p.m., June 19, at the Fork Union Baptist Church with interment to
follow in Fork Union Memorial Cemetery. The Rev. William Bess will officiate.
Sheridan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
E. Paul Gerrard, 72, of Midlothian, Va., died Saturday, June 17, 2000
at Johnston-Willis Hospital. He was born and raised in Cortland, N.Y.,
retiring to Richmond in 1987. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Erma
Mignano Gerrard; four daughters, Dr. Theresa Gerrard and her husband, Robert
Kluge of Midlothian, Mary Ann Kosut and her husband, Daniel of Richmond,
Constance Deegan of Rochester, N.Y., Paula Nania and her husband, John
of Richmond; and a son, Michael V. Gerrard and his wife, Kelli of Henrico
Co.; and nine grandchildren. He was a 50 year member of the International
Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 43, Syracuse, N.Y., a member of
Stonehenge Country Club, and the Church of the Epiphany in Richmond. A
memorial mass will be held on Monday, June 19, at 7 p.m. at the Catholic
Church of the Epiphany on Smoketree Drive in Richmond. In lieu of flowers,
contributions may be made to the Leukemia Society of Virginia.
John (Jack) Gordon, 70, of Richmond, died Thursday, June 15, 2000.
He is survived by his wife, Madonna W. Gordon; his daughter and son-in-law,
Elizabeth (Tish) and Christopher Mondoux; one grandson, Ian Alexander Mondoux;
two foster brothers, Billy Maynard of Sandston and Jimmy Maynard of Ft.
Hunter, N.Y.; and several dear friends. Mr. Gordon was an entertainer by
trade and recently was the organist at St. Johnís Catholic Church and Nelsen
Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at
St. Johnís Catholic Church, Highland Springs and where a Christian Wake
Service will be conducted at 7:30 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will
be conducted at 10 a.m., Monday, June 19 at the church. Entombment Hollywood
Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Johnís
Catholic Church, P.O. Box 190, Highland Springs, Va. 23075.
Colin Lee Guy, 52, of Palmyra, Va., died June 16, 2000 in Virginia
Beach. He was born October 11, 1947 in New York City, son of the late Dr.
Loren Pritchett Guy and Frances Fraser Guy. Colin was a gradua te of Mercer
University and the University of Miamiís Law School. He was Commonwealthís
Attorney of Fluvanna County. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Goshorn
of Palmyra; his uncle, Colin Fraser of Maryland; one brother, Dr. Loren
Fraser Guy of Wisconsin; and one sister, Yvonne Guy Watterson of Charlottesville.
Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 20 at the Byrd Chapel
United Methodist Church, Kents Store. The Rev. James Thornton and the Rev.
Frank Schumaker will officiate. Remains will lie in state at the church
from 5 p.m. Tuesday until hour of service. In lieu of flowers, memorial
donations may be made to the Fluvanna Volunteer Fire and Rescue Squads.
Sheridan Funeral Home of Kents Store in charge of arrangements.
Dorothy Burton Hagan, 79 of Richmond passed away Saturday, June 17,
2000. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, George E. Hagan; one
daughter, Stephany H. Woodson; one granddaughter, Lindsay D. Webster; and
one great-granddaughter, Meredith Cree, all of Richmond. Mrs. Hagan was
a charter member of Monument Heights Baptist Church and drove for the Red
Cross Motor Corps during World War II. Remains rest at the Central Chapel
of Bennett Funeral Home, 3215 Cutshaw Avenue, where the family will receive
friends 3 to 5 ad 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday and where services will be held at
11 a.m. Monday, June 19. Interment in Riverview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers,
contributions may be made to Bon Secours Hospice or Monument Heights Baptist
Ollie Norris Harvell, 95, of Richmond, died June 15, 2000. She was
the widow of James E. Harvell Sr. She is survived by her daughters, Annie
Mae Harvell and Beverley H. Toney; sons, James E. Harvel l Jr. and William
"Bill" N. Harvell; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Her
remains rest at the Morrissett Funeral Home, 6500 Iron Bridge Rd. (Rt.
10), where the family will receive friends from 1 to 3 and 6:30 to 8:30
p.m. on Sunday, and where her funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Monday.
Interment Maury Cemetery.
Edith L. (Harris) Helquist, 66, widow of Edwin M. Helquist Sr. of Richmond,
died Friday, June 16, 2000. Surviving are five children, Linda Lambert,
John Armstrong, Deborah Honaker, Edwin (Eddy) Hel quist Jr. and Bradley
Helquist; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; two brothers,
George and Fred Harris. Remains rest at the West Chapel of Bennett Funeral
Home, 11020 W. Broad St., where the family will receive friends Monday,
4 to 8 p.m. Graveside services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. in Forest
Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to
Grace Community Baptist Church, 2400 Pump Rd., Richmond.
Departed this life June 17, 2000, Mrs. Luella Holston of 1218 N. 35th
St. Remains rest at Walter J. Manning Funeral Home, 700 N. 25th St. Funeral
Mrs. Agnes Elizabeth Horne of 3023 Lamb Ave., died June 16, 2000. Remains
rest at Scotts Funeral Home, 115 E. Brookland Park Blvd. Funeral notice
Departed this life June 17, 2000, Bishop Hezekiah James of 7900 Varina
Rd. Remains rest at Walter J. Manning Funeral Home, 700 N. 25th St. Funeral
Debra J. (Debbie) Kirby of Beaverdam passed away Friday, June 16, 2000.
She is survived by her husband, Douglas R. (Doug) Kirby; three daughters,
Barbara Bonaparte, Crystal Walden and Julie Kirby; thr ee sons, Doug Jr.,
Richard Lee and Adam Ray Kirby; her mother, Ruby Evans; two brothers, Carlos
and Earl Evans; a sister, Beatrice Petty; also nine grandchildren. Friends
may call at the Reid Funeral Home, 412 So. Washington Hwy., Ashland, on
Sunday and Monday from 6 to 8:30 p.m., and where services will be held
11 a.m. Tuesday, with burial in Signal Hill Memorial Park.
Mrs. Sally Schuyler Hughes Lee died June 16, 2000 in Farmville. Daughter
of the late Edward and Sally Hughes, she is survived by her husband, John
M. Lee; a daughter and husband, Sally Lee and Watson Rob erts of Richmond;
one son and wife, John Marshall Jr. and Denise F. Lee of Chester, S.C.;
four grandchildren. Mrs. Lee was a member of the Daughters of the American
Revolution, the Meriwether Society and Johnís Memorial Episcopal Church.
Family will receive friends Monday, June 19, 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Doyne-Burger-Davis
Funeral Home in Farmville. Funeral services 1 p.m. Tuesday, Johnís Memorial
Episcopal Church, with interment 3:30 p.m., Monticello Memory Gardens,
Charlottesville. Remembrances may be made to the American Cancer Society,
Johnís Memorial Episcopal Church, or a favorite charity.
Harry L. Matthews, 71, of Williamsburg, owner and innkeeper for the
last seven years of The Alice Person House in Williamsburg, died June 9,
2000. A Richmond native, Mr. Matthews was in the 1950 cla ss of the College
of William and Mary, received his B.S. from Trinity University in San Antonio,
Texas, and was a graduate of the first Executive MBA Class of the University
of Richmond. He had retired as vice president of Logistics from HON Industries
after 21 years of service. He had also been the vice president and general
manager of their Richmond plant. He was a former member of Kiwanis and
a member of the Virginia Bed & Breakfast Association. He is survived
by his wife, Jeanette Matthews; his children, Harry L. Matthews Jr., Joy
M. Mayes, Dean A. Matthews, Donald P. Matthews, Brian L. Matthews, Barry
E. Matthews and David B. Matthews; a stepson, Peter J. Nalls; three sisters,
Barbara Satterfield, Marjorie Smith and Helen Irvin; and nine grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held in Williamsburg Saturday, June 24, at 10
a.m. at Nelsen Funeral Home, 3785 Strawberry Plains Road. The memorial
service will be conducted by the Rev. John Vought, with eulogies by friends
and colleagues. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions
be made to the Society of the Alumni of the College of William and Mary,
P.O. Box 2100, Williamsburg, Va. 23187.
Julian Eugene Maye, 65, of Richmond, passed away Friday, June 16, 2000.
Survived by his five sisters, Millie Jones, Harriett Nuckols, Nancy Arnold,
Mary Poole, Bettyjo Coates; and one brother, Michael Maye of Hampton, Va.
His remains rest at the Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Ave., where
the family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Graveside services
will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday at Washington Memorial Park. In lieu of
flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Little Sisters of the Poor,
1503 Michael Rd., Richmond, Va. 23226.
Ruby R. Meekins went home to be with the Lord Jesus on June 15, 2000.
She was predeceased by her husband, John M. Meekins and her daughter, Grace
Y. Cosby. Cherishing her memory are two devoted dau ghters, Jean R. Hobson
and Joyce L. Hutchinson; nine grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, three
great-great-grandchildren, two devoted nephews, cousins, one devoted son-in-law,
William H. Hutchinson Sr.; one brother-in-law, Bernard Meekins; and a host
of other relatives and friends. Remains rest at Walter J. Manning Funeral
Home, 700 N. 25th St. Remains will lie in state Monday 12 noon at 31st
Street Baptist Church, 823 N. 31st St., where the celebration of her homegoing
will be held 1 p.m. Dr. Darrel Rollins, pastor. Eulogy by Brother Paul
R. Hobson. Burial Forest Lawn Cemetery.
George Newcomb Munt Jr., 85, widower of Mary Arnold Munt, died Saturday,
June 17, 2000. Born in Petersburg, Va., he was the son of the late George
Newcomb and Ella Coldwell Munt. Mr. Munt served in the U.S. Army Air Force
as a Master Sargeant during World War II in Northern Africa and Italy.
He was retired from E.I. DuPont deNemours & Co., where he worked for
47 years. He was a member of the Eps Society of Virginia, Camden Country
Club and Springdale Hall Club. He was a member of the Camden Zoning Commission
since its inception in 1969 until December of 1993, a former member of
the City of Camden Tree Commission, Past President of the Kershaw County
Historical Society, and member of Grace Episcopal Church, where he was
a former Vestry member and Junior Warden. Surviving are his daughter, Ellen
Munt Bloxsom of Columbia; two grandchildren, Catherine Bloxsom and Penn
Bloxsom of Columbia; and one sister, Elizabeth Munt Brigham of Tallahassee,
Fla. He was predeceased by a brother, Plummer Coldwell Munt. A memorial
service will be held at 4 p.m. Monday, July 3, 2000 at Grace Episcopal
Church, The Rev. Ray Waldon and The Rev. Wayne Kinyon will officiate. Memorials
may be made to the Episcopal Childrenís Home in York, York Place, P.O.
Box 196, York, S.C. 29749. Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, South
Carolina, is in charge.
Mrs. Beatrice J. Parrott of 202 W. 29th St., departed this life Friday,
June 16, 2000. Remains rest at the Mimms Funeral Home, 19th and Hull Sts.
Funeral notice later.
Ellwood J. (Ell) Richardson Jr., formerly of 605 E. Brookland Park
Blvd., departed this life on June 15, 2000 at his residence, 1400 Grove
Ave. He leaves to cherish his memories his parents, Mrs. Thelma Wright;
and stepfather, Junious W. Wright Sr.; two brothers, Meredith Adams and
Everette Jones; grandmother, Mrs. Viola Adams; three uncles, Eugene Adams,
James Lawson and Jessie Winston Sr.; two aunts, Mary E. Lawson and Delores
Winston; sister-in-law, Mrs. Barbara Jones; two nieces, Shannon and Schasity
Jones; one nephew, Aaron Adams; great-nephew, Shawn Brown; a host of other
relatives and friends. Remains rest at the Chiles Funeral Home, 2100 Fairmount
Ave. where funeral services will be held on Monday at 1 p.m. with Elder
W. McCoy, Pastor of Solomon Temple, officiating. Interment Oakwood Cemetery.
Ruth L. Robbins, age 70, of Richmond, died Saturday, June 17, 2000.
She is survived by her sister, Edna R. Powell of Mechanicsville; also several
nieces and nephews; her very good friend, Marie L. Hopkins of Richmond.
Miss Robbins was a member of West End Alliance Church. She worked at Crawford
Manufacturing Company for over 40 years and at the time of her death, she
was employed at Hand Craft Services. Remains rest at the Parham Chapel,
Woody Funeral Home, 1771 Parham Road, where the family will receive friends
2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday and where funeral services will be held 12:30
p.m. Monday. Interment will be held 3 p.m. Monday at Glebe Landing Baptist
Church Cemetery, Middlesex County.
Earl F. Shaw Jr., 40, of Richmond, died Thursday, June 15, 2000. He
was preceded in death by his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. W.B. Clark Jr.
He is survived by two sons, Frank and Joel Shaw; and daughter , Taige Shaw;
his mother, Jacqueline C. Shaw. His remains rest at the Bliley Funeral
Homeís Chippenham Chapel, 6900 Hull Street Rd., where the family will receive
friends 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday. A funeral service will be held 1
p.m. Monday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 3541 Cogbill
Road. Interment Dale Memorial Park.
Ann Thomas Sherwood, 50, died in Richmond, June 15, 2000. She is survived
by her son, Jeremy Sherwood; her mother, Mancha Thomas; her brother and
sister-in-law, Neil and Linda Thomas and their son, Christopher; her niece,
Blair Ellis and husband, Berk; and their daughter, Samantha; a nephew,
Patrick Evans; her aunt, Lucille Lipscomb; special cousin, Lynn Brown and
family; also special friends, Bruce Harnden and Paige Davis. Mrs. Sherwood
was a graduate and employee of the University of Maine. A memorial service
will be held 11 a.m. Monday, June 19, 2000 at the Mechanicsville Chapel
of the Bennett Funeral Home, 8014 Lee-Davis Road.
SFC Leonard Sikon, USA retired, 75, of Toledo, Ohio, formerly of Richmond,
died Friday, June 9, 2000. He is survived by his wife, Gertrude C. Sikon;
son, Rick and his wife, Kathy Sikon of Richmond; dau ghter, Charlotte and
her husband, David Swincicki of Grand Rapids, Ohio; grandchildren, Melanie
Williams, Cindy Sniegowski, Joshua L. Sikon, Erika C. Sikon; two great-grandchildren,
Michael Swincicki and Bailey Williams; also one brother and two sisters.
The family will receive friends 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Huguenot
Chapel, Woody Funeral Home, 1020 Huguenot Rd. Graveside service will be
conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday in Arlington National Cemetery. The family requests
flowers be omitted and memorial gifts be made to the VFW or local DAV.
Frank C. Smith III (Jr.), of Chester, Va. passed away Friday, June
16, 2000. He was a retiree of Park 500. He is survived by his son, Frank
C. Smith IV of Richmond, Va.; daughter, Susan S. Jackson; son-in-law, Sam
Jackson; three grandsons, William Samuel Jr., Charles Alexander, and Frank
Dylan Jackson, all of Prince George, Va.; and his sister Bette Nelson of
Fayetteville, N.C. The family is being served by J.T. Morris & Son
Funeral Home, Chester, Va.
Infants Hannah Brooke and Emily Nicole Steadham went to be with the
Lord Friday, June 9, 2000. They are survived by their parents, Timothy
C. and Lorna P. Steadham of Chesterfield; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas
Steadham of Virginia Beach and Mr. and Mrs. Geoffrey Pierce of Suffolk,
VA. Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, June 24, at Westhampton
Memorial Park. Woody Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Robert Howard Steele Jr., 57, of Mechanicsville, died Saturday, June
17, 2000. He is survived by his wife of 27 years, Rebecca M. Steele; along
with his son, Robert H. Steele III; and his daughter-i n-law, Jennifer
G. Steele, all of Mechanicsville; his parents, Dahlia I. and Jennings E.
Marshall Jr. of Mechanicsville; a sister-in-law, Ruthann M. Leonard and
her husband, David of N.C.; a brother-in-law, Spencer L. Marshall Sr. and
his wife, Jennifer and their children, Spencer L. Marshall Jr. and Emily
S. Marshall, all of Powhatan; an uncle, Lloyd A. Bryant of Mechanicsville;
an aunt, Katherine V. Williams of Richmond; and several cousins. Mr. Steele
was a 1974 graduate of Wake Forest University with a Masters Degree in
Business Administration. He owned and operated the first Subway franchise
in Richmond and later started his own chain of SubMachine sub shops. Remains
rest at the Mechanicsville Chapel of the Bennett Funeral Home, 8014 Lee-Davis
Rd., where the family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday evening,
and where a service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday with interment to follow
in Washington Memorial Park.
Elizabeth J. Sties (Betty) of Mechanicsville, died June 15, 2000. She
is survived by her husband, Thomas E. Sties; son, Thomas E. Garrett Jr.
of North Carolina; five daughters, Georgianne Benjamin, Te xas, Cathy Mahoney,
California, Laura Johnson, Ohio, Michelle Kimberly and Mary Haynes, both
of Florida; brother, George Ellish II, Ohio; two sisters, Marge Sutter,
Arizona and Maryann Voytko, Ohio; 13 grandchildren. The family will receive
friends 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday (today) at the Catholic Church of
the Redeemer, 8275 Meadowbridge Rd., Mechanicsville, where the Mass of
Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday at 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers,
contributions may be made to the Building Fund of the Catholic Church of
the Redeemer. Arrangements by the Bliley Funeral Homeís Central Chapel.
Anna Marshall Tunstall, 79, of Richmond, died Thursday, June 15, 2000.
She is survived by her husband, Richard E. Tunstall; two daughters, Maureen
T. Schwartz and her husband, Paul J. Schwartz, and Carole T. Stevens; one
brother, Joseph Marshall; two sisters, Mary M. Rabe, and Margaret M. Wilkinson,
all of Richmond; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Mrs.
Tunstall was a member of Second Presbyterian Church. She enjoyed writing,
particularly childrenís stories. Remains rest at the Central Chapel of
Bennett Funeral Home, 3215 Cutshaw Ave., where the family will receive
friends 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday and where services will be held at 2 p.m.
Sunday, June 18. Interment in Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Died June 17, 2000, Mrs. Betty J. Whiting of 2310 N. 25th St. Remains
rest at Joseph Jenkins Jr. Funeral Home, 2011 Grayland Ave. Funeral notice