|Published February 8, 1997
Mr. Ernest Walke Bailey of Dun- woody, Ga., but a native of Richmond,
Va., died Friday, February 7, 1997. Mr. Bailey retired from Pittsburg Plate
Glass Company as a District Manager with 45 years of ser vice. He is survived
by his wife, Ada R. Bailey; son and daughter-in-law, Ernest and Theo Bailey
of Virginia Beach, Va.; daughter, Anne L. Bailey of Wayne, N.J.; daughter
and son-in- law, Rhonda and Edgar Bozeman of Lilburn, Ga.; Sharon and Dennis
Eavenson of Lithonia, Ga.; Ada and Mohsen Ghali of Lawrenceville, Ga.;
and son, Alexander R. Bailey of Dun- woody, Ga., and grandchildren, Kristen
and Matthew Bailey of Vir- ginia Beach; Mariah and Adrienne Bozeman of
Lilburn; Erica and Micah Eavenson of Lithonia and Ada Ghali of Lawrenceville,
Ga. A memorial service will be held Sunday, February 9, 1997 at 4 p.m.
at Oglethorpe Hill with the Rev. A. Milton Riviere and the Rev. Catherine
Taylor officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the
service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Christian Childrens
Fund of Rich mond, Va. Arrangements by H.M. Patterson & Son, Oglethorpe
Hill Chapel, 4550 Peachtree Rd. (404) 261 -3510
Mildred Ewell Bloxom, 90, of Nelsonia, Va. died February 7, 1997 in
Richmond at the home of her son and daughter-in-law, Jack and Nancy Bloxom.
Other survivors include two granddaughters, Nanette Bloxom and Jacquelyn
Hunt; and two great- grandchildren, Kaylen and Austin Hunt. Funeral arrangements
by the Williams Funeral Home in Parksley, Va.
Frances "Francie" A. Branscome, died February 5, 1997. She is survived
by her mother, Pauletta B. Fens; stepfather, Casey Fens; two brothers,
Michael A. and Paul A. Scott; maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. James
Paul Bragg; and an uncle, Jim Bragg. Her remains rest at the Bliley Funeral
Home's Chippenham Chapel, 6900 Hull St. Rd. where services will be held
Saturday 1 p.m. Interment Dale Memorial
Departed this life February 7, 1997 Mr. James Henry Brown of 8301 Fredonia
Road. Remains rest at Walter J. Manning Funeral Home, 700 N. 25th Street.
Funeral notice later.
Lillian Marion Davis, formerly of Goochland, Va. departed this life
February 5, 1997 in Richmond. She is survived by one daughter, Shirley
R. Davis, of Goochland; three sons, Audwin L. and Wayne A., of Rich mond
and Ronnie M. Davis, of Hinesville, GA; mother, Mrs. Lelia L. Davis; one
sister, Mrs. Sallie E. Trent, both of Goochland; two brothers, Jacob J.
and Richard Davis, of Richmond; three grandchildren, Ebony, Brittany and
Taylor; host of aunts, nieces, nephews and friends. Remains rest at The
Robert Mealy Funeral Home, Goochland. Funeral services will be held Sunday,
February 9 2 p.m. at Chief Cornerstone Baptist Church, Goochland. Rev.
Adlia Allen, pastor officiating. Interment church cemetery.
Leo Nell Donati, 80, of Chester, died Friday, February 7, 1997. He
is survived by his wife, Annie Donati; a daughter, Judi Allen; grandson,
Devin Miles Allen; a sister, Grace Haftmann; two brothers, Charles and
Harry Donati. Nell retired from Dixie Container Corp. in 1963 and was proud
to have served his country in World War II. He will be sorely missed by
his loved ones and many friends. Funeral notice later.
Norma Miller Dowden, age 85, died on Wednesday, February 5, 1997 at
her residence. She was preceded in death by her son, George William Miller
Jr., and husbands, George William Miller Sr., and Cabell McRae Dowden.
She is survived by her sister Nora Jenkins of Richmond; brother, Ashby
Baber of Mechanicsville; a devoted granddaughter, Norma C. Miller of Hanover;
two grandsons, Mark Miller of King and Queen, and Troy Wyatt of Richmond;
daughter- in-law, Thelma Miller Wyatt of Richmond; two special nieces,
Betty Jenkins of Richmond, and Roberta Ragan of Calif. A graveside service
will be conducted at 12 noon Satur- day in Forest Lawn Cemetery. Memorials
may be made to Lakeside Volunteer Rescue Squad, 2007 Timberlake Ave., Richmond,
Va. 23228. Vincent Funeral Home, West Point, Va., handling arrangements.
Died February 6, 1997, Elizabeth Dunnavant Hoyle, 85, of Richmond.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Waverly V. Dunnavant Sr.
She is survived by her husband, I. Lester Hoyle; daughters, Barbara Dunnavant
Ober, Mary Anne Dunnavant Pryor; son, W. Vaughan Dunnavant Jr.; sister,
Inelle Bacigalupo; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren. Her remains
rest at the Morrissett Funeral Home, 6500 Iron Bridge Rd. (Rt. 10), where
funeral service will be held Saturday 2 p.m. Interment Maury Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests that contributions be made to Alzheimers
Association or Branch's Baptist Church.
Florence Morris Eubank, 93, of Richmond, widow of Robert Edward Eubank
died February 7, 1997. She is survived by her two daughters and sons-in-law;
Virginia Eubank and Adolphus B. Shepherd; Ellen and Robert Mayo; two grandaughters,
Ashley and Jerry Sisson; one grandson, Stephen Michelle Shepherd; also
two great-grandsons, Scott Carrington and Lee Shepherd Mayo all of Richmond.
Mrs. Eubank was the old est member of Tabernacle Baptist Church and a member
of the Ruth Chapter No. 8, O.E.S. The family will receive friends Sunday
2 to 4 p.m. at the Parham Chapel, Woody Funeral Home, 1771 Parham Rd. and
where services will be held 2:30 p.m. Monday. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions be made to Tabernacle
James Frederick Ewing, 78, of Richmond, died February 6, 1997 in a
local hospital. He is survived by his wife, Frances Jordan Ewing; 3 children,
Tom and Fred Ewing and Polly Brown; sister, Peggy Ewing; 8 grand children;
7 great-grandchildren. He was born in Monongahela, PA and served with the
28th Division and 110th Infantry during WWII. He was a former employee
with Thalhimer Brothers and Firestone Tire Centers and also was a member
and past Commander of The American Leigon Post 137. His remains rest at
Bliley Funeral Home's Chippenham Chapel, where the family will receive
friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, and where services will be conducted
10 a.m. Sunday. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery.
William Roland Galvin, 93, of Richmond died Friday, February 7, 1997.
Born in Richmond, Va., he was the son of the late William Francis and Mattie
Wright Galvin. He was the widower of Louise Fry Galvin, M.D., who died
in 1992. Mr. Galvin is survived by his sister, Frances Galvin Ward of Sterling;
three nieces, Betty Ward Putnam of Warrenton, Ann Ward Lindengren of Bluemont
and Dr. Grayson Foy of Richmond; two nephews, Stephen Beecher Ward of San
Francisco, Calif. and William Roland Ward of Chesapeake; two sisters-in-law,
Margaret Fry Foy and Mary Lillian Fry, both of Richmond. He received his
B.S. from Richmond College, University of Richmond where he was a member
of Phi Delta Theta, Omicron Delta Kappa, Sigma Pi Sigma and Pi Delta Epsilon.
Mr. Galvin received his M.A. from Teachers College, Columbia University.
He taught at Blackstone Military Acade my 1926-28, Chester High School
1928-29, John Marshall High School 1929-31, taught and was Head of the
Science Department at Thomas Jefferson High School 1931-42, Assistant Principal
at Thomas Jefferson High School 1942-45, and Principal at Westhampton Junior
High School 1945-67. Mr. Galvin was a member of Boulevard United Methodist
Church where he was a member of the Fry Bible Class, served as Historian
and was an honorary member of the Administrative Board. He was Past President
of the Richmond College Alumni Society, charter member and past board member
of the Friends of Frederic W. Boatwright Library, charter member and Past
President of the Kiwanis Club of West Richmond, member and Past President
of the Richmond Civil War Round Table, member of the Virginia Historical
Society, English Speaking Union, Museum of the Confederacy, Valentine Museum,
member and Past President of the Richmond-Henrico Retired Teachers Association.
Remains rest at the Central Chapel of Bennett Funeral Home, 3215 Cutshaw
Ave. where the family will receive friends 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, 2 to 4
p.m. Sunday and where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, February
10. Interment in Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Evelyn H. Gatewood, 81, of Richmond, widow of Earl P. Gatewood, passed
away Thursday, February 6, 1997. She is survived by two daughters, Lois
G. Stewart and Nancy G. Allen; son-in-law, A. Vann Allen Jr.; four grandsons,
Mark and Chris Allen, David Stewart, all of Richmond, and Michael Stewart,
of New York City; a granddaughter, Katherine A. Tucker, of Richmond. Mrs.
Gatewood was a member of Ginter Park United Methodist Church and was retired
from the Virginia State Highway Department. The family will receive friends
4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Parham Chapel, Woody Funeral Home, 1771 Parham
Rd. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Monday, February 10, 1997
in Westhampton Memorial Park.
Richard E. Gooden of Chesterfield entered into rest Thursday, February
6, 1997. He is survived by his father, William H. Gooden of Chesterfield;
three sisters, Rosa Woolridge of Chesterfield, Queen Mosby and Emma Gooden
of Richmond; two brothers, Melvin Gooden and Arthur Harris of Chesterfield;
three sisters-in-law; two brothers-in-law; one uncle, William Giles, a
host of nieces, nephews and cousins, other relatives and friends. Remains
rest at the Mimms Funeral Home, 19th and Hull Sts. Funeral services will
be held Saturday (today) 12 Noon at Tabernacle Baptist Church, Chesterfield
Co. Pastor Norwood G. Carson officiating. Interment church cemetery. Remains
will rest in church one hour prior to service. Relatives and friends attending
funeral services, assemble at the church (today) 11:30 a.m.
Gladys B. Guza, 87, of Abingdon, formerly of Richmond, died February
6, 1997. She was the widow of S. Henry Guza Jr. She is survived by her
son, Sam H. Guza III of Abingdon; three grandchildren, one great-grandchild.
Graveside services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, February 9, in Forest Lawn
Philip D. Hanks, age 46, owner of Road Runner Courier, died February
5, 1997. He is survived by a daughter, Stacey; his mother and stepfather,
Phyllis and Charles Luck, Sr.; his father, J. W. Hanks, Sr.; a brother,
J. W. (Billy) Hanks, Jr.; a sister, and brother-in-law, Janice and Greg
Simmons; a stepsister, Phyllis Brown; a stepbrother, Charles H. Luck, Jr.;
several nieces and a nephew. His remains rest at Bliley Funeral Home's
Staples Mill Chapel, 8510 Staples Mill Rd. where funeral services will
be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday. Interment Westhampton Memorial Park.
Departed this life February 7, 1997, Lucille M. Jones of Ruther Glen.
Remains rest at the Henry W. Dabney Funeral Home, Washington Hwy. (U.S.1
N) Ashland. Funeral notice later. McCarthy Director.
Alice Richardson Kidd, 78, of Petersburg died Friday, February 7, 1997
at her residence. She was a native of Petersburg and the daughter of the
late Howard W. and Vallie Woodlief Rich ardson Sr. She is survived by her
husband, Thomas P. Kidd Sr.; daughter and son-in-law, Patricia K. and Richard
S. Curry of Prince George; son and daughter-in-law, Thomas P. and Judith
W. Kidd Jr. of Petersburg; five grandchildren, Thomas P. Kidd III, Edward
W. Kidd, Ellen R. Kidd, Richard S. Curry Jr. and Bryan R. Curry; and brother,
H. Wesley Richardson Jr. of Richmond. Funeral services will be held Monday
at 1 p.m. in Matoaca United Methodist Church with the pastor, Rev. Julius
H. Lee officiating. Interment will be in East Matoaca Cemetery. The family
will receive friends Sunday, 3 to 7 p.m. at the residence. Contributions
may be made to Matoaca United Methodist Church, 6301 River Road, Matoaca,
Va. 23803. The family is being served by J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral
Died February 7, 1997, William G. "Bill" and "Junior" Madison Jr.,
72, of Doswell, husband of the late Joyce Beasley Madison. He is survived
by his devoted children and devoted sons-in-law, Edwina and Berkley Hale,
Ashland, Susan and Gregory Derricott, Doswell, William (Garry) Madison
III and Rhonda and Michael Mills, all of Ashland, Nina and Gerold Godsey
and Jacque and Thomas Bowmaster, all of Richmond; 13 grandchildren, 10
great- grandchildren, six sisters and brothers, Agnes Smith, Hilda Madison,
Dorothy Kelly, Edward, John and David Madison, all of Richmond; and a devoted
family friend, Jesse Warren. The family will receive friends Saturday 6
to 9 p.m. and Sunday 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. in the Reid Funeral Home, 412
S. Washington Hwy., Ashland, where services will be held Monday, 2 p.m.
Interment Signal Hill Memorial Park, Hanover. In lieu of flowers, memorial
gifts may be made to American Cancer Society.
Died February 6, 1997, Clifton C. Meads, 66, owner of Straw & Feathers
Country Decor. He is survived by his wife, Ethel Meads; son and daughter-in-law,
Benny R. and Jill F. Meads; daughter and son- in-law, Susan M. and Robert
P. Webb; grandchildren, Stephanie L. and Cameron S. Meads, Kate M. Webb;
sister and brother-in-law, Edith and Eldon Boom; stepchildren, Michael
Henry Calhoun and Wanda Marie Benton; step-grandchildren, Darin S. and
Chad A. Bottiger, Darrell and Christopher Calhoun. Funeral services will
be held Saturday, 12 noon (today) at Chamberlayne Heights United Methodist
Church. Interment Greenwood Memorial Gar den. Memorial gifts may be made
to the Clifton C. Meads Scholarship Fund, c/o Chamberlayne Heights United
Died February 7, 1997, Lawrence Mills, formerly of 3606 Chamberlayne
Ave. Remains rest at Joseph Jenkins Jr. Funeral Home, 2011 Grayland Ave.
Funeral notice later.
Barbara Ann Murray, 64, of Mechanicsville, died Thursday, February
6, 1997. She was the widow of William L. Murray, and is survived by her
daughters, Robin M. Stainback, Rebecca M. Stewart, and Carol M. Mar shall;
grandchildren, Jan-Michael Stainback, Shannon C. Stewart and Stephen W.
Stewart. Her remains rest at the Bliley Funeral Home's Central Chapel,
3801 Augusta Ave., where the family will receive friends from 2 to 9 p.m.
Sunday. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in Forest Lawn
Lela Taylor O'Brien, 86, of Richmond, passed away Thursday, February
6, 1997. She was the widow of Donnell E. O'Brien and is survived by her
daughter, Kathleen Ann O'Brien Moore and son-in-law, James Edgar Moore;
three grandchildren, Brien Donnell Moore, Erin Kathleen Moore and Megan
Elizabeth Moore; three great-grandchildren, Frances Neylan Moore, James
Brien Moore and Jessica Erin Moore. Her remains rest at the Bliley Funeral
Home's Chippenham Chapel, 6900 Hull St. Rd. A funeral Mass will be held
11 a.m. Saturday at St. John's Catholic Church, Dinwiddie. Interment church
Betty (Ma) F. Olson of Chesterfield County, born January 24, 1936,
died February 6, 1997. Born in Greenville, S.C. to the late A. W. and Lillie
Fowler, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Kenneth Olson.
She is survived by her daughter, Pamela O. Coleman, son-in-law, Bill Coleman,
and their sons, John and Mike Coleman, all of Chesterfield; son, Charles
T. (Tom) Olson, and his wife, Sallie Olson, and their children Anders and
Ingrid Olson, all of Cape Elizabeth, Maine; sister, Edith Davenport, and
two brothers, Jack Fowler, and Clayton Fowler, all of Greenville, S.C.;
brother, Curtis Fowler of St. Cloud, Fla. She was a volunteer at Jacobs
Rd. Elementary School, and was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church.
Please make contributions to St. Augustine Building Fund or the American
Cancer Society. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, February
9, at St. Augustine Catholic Church, 4400 Beulah Rd.
Departed this life Sunday, February 2, 1997, Mrs. Susie C. Page of
5600 Charlevoix Ct. She is survived by her son, Joseph Warren; two grandchildren,
Rochelle and Antoine Warren; two great-grandchildren; one brother, Clarence
Page; three sisters, Elizabeth Graves, Annie Mae Staten and Helen McDuffie;
one daughter- in-law, Pattie Warren; one brother-in -law, a host of nieces,
nephews and cousins, other relatives and friends, among them a devoted
friend, Mrs. Nannie Bland. Remains rest at Mimms Funeral Home, 19th and
Hull Sts., where funeral services will be held Saturday, February 8, 2
p.m. Rev. Shirley Harris officiating. Interment Maury Cemetery. Relatives
and friends attending funeral services, assemble at the funeral home Saturday,
Daniel Earl Patterson Jr., seven month old son of Samantha Renee Lee
and Daniel Earl Patterson Sr. of Chester, died February 7, 1997 in Chippenham
Hospital. Surviving in addition to his parents are a brother, Nathan M.
Lee of Chester; two uncles, Daniel Lee of Chester and Joe Patterson of
Richmond; maternal grandmother, Roberta S. Lee of Chester; paternal grandmother,
Mary Patterson of Richmond; maternal great- grandparents, Robert and Anna
Stigall Sr. of Chester; a godfather, Marvin Adkins; two cousins, Anna and
Shannon Mullenix of Chester. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday,
February 10 at the graveside in Sunset Memorial Park, Chester. The family
will receive friends at the Chesterfield Chapel of J.T. Morriss & Son
Funeral Home, 3050 West Hundred Road, Chester, Saturday (tonight) from
7 to 8:30 p.m.
Mary Lula Taylor Pearson, 85, died February 7, 1997. She was the widow
of George Norman Pearson. She is survived by two daughters, Jane Pearson
Gurkin of Brunswick County, Nellie P. Mitchell of Ante, Va.; three sons,
George Anderson Pearson of Richmond, Francis Norman Pearson of Gasburg,
Va. and Robert Graham Pearson of Boykins; 10 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Indepen dence
United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends tonight
7 to 8:30 in Echols Funeral Home.
Mary Louise Poole, widow of Clyde L. Poole Sr. of Richmond, died February
6, 1997. She is survived by her son, Barry N. Poole and wife, Mary J.;
daughter, Sheila P. Turner and husband, Mike; stepson, Clyde L. Poole Jr.;
stepdaughter, Margaret P. McBee; sister, Ruth Litten; two grandchildren,
Jennifer and Brandon Poole. Family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m.
Friday, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Mechanicsville
Chapel of Bennett Funeral Home, 8014 Lee-Davis Rd. where services will
be conducted 11 a.m. Monday. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Alvin L. Preddy Jr., age 65, of Richmond, died Wednesday, February
5, 1997. He is survived by his wife, Barbara G. Preddy; his son, Alvin
L. (Len) Preddy III; three daughters, Debora P. Murray, Patricia P. Bazzle,
and Michele M. Parkinson; his sister, Cornelia P. Tillotson, and two granddaughters,
Allie B. Murray and Abbegail M. Preddy. Family will receive friends from
7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the West Chapel of Bennett Funer al Home, 11020 W.
Broad St. where services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday by The Rev.
Dr. Don Runion, Pastor of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church. Interment Westhampton.
Departed this life Friday, February 7, 1997, Mr. Adolphus A. Scott
Jr. of 6019 Keaneland Dr. Remains rest at the Mimms Funeral Home, 19th
and Hull Sts. Funeral notice later.
Mrs. Betsy (Rice) Smoak left us for her Lord Jesus February 5, 1997.
"For me, to live is Christ and to die is gain." Daughter of Elsie Rice,
Betsy served as a missionary with her husband Tom for 34 years. She was
a loving mother of six, grandmother of seven and dear sister. God loaned
her beautiful life to us for a little while that we might see more of Him...because
she lived. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Immanuel
Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers contributions may be sent to Wycliffe
Bible Translators, Hunting ton Beach, Calif. 92647.
Mr. Robert James Stembridge, age 72, of Chase City, passed away Wednesday,
February 5, 1997. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Frances Trent
Stembridge; his daughter and her husband, Brenda Hamlette and Jerry Wayne
Hamlette Sr. of Lynchburg; his sisters, Nannie Lee Hamaker of Richmond
and Valeria Rickman of Chase City; his brother, Bryant Stembridge of Chase
City; his grandchildren, Cheryl Card of Chase City, Sherry Lloyd and Jerry
Wayne Hamlette Jr., both of Lynchburg; his great-granddaughter, Crystal
Michelle Card of Chase City and several nieces and nephews. The family
will receive friends Saturday (tonight) 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Newcomb Allgood
Funeral Home in Chase City and where services will be held Sunday, February
9 at 2 p.m. with the Reverend Bill Thornton officiating. Interment will
follow in Bethel Bap tist Church Cemetery in Chase City. Memorial contributions
may be directed to your local Rescue Squad or Fire Department. Mr. Stembridge
was a retired welder for the former Westinghouse in South Boston, a re
tired tobacco farmer and a former employee of Byrd's Food Store in Chase
City, a Navy Veteran of World War II, a member of the American Legion Post
#43 and a life-long member of Bethel Baptist Church.
Adam Michael Strash, died February 5, 1997. He is survived by his parents,
Dr. Alfred M. Strash and Linda L. Neely; two sisters, Jennifer and Rebecca
Strash; paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Strash; maternal grandmother,
Mrs. Anthony J. Bleichner; and several other relatives. His remains rest
at the Bliley Funeral Home's Chippenham Chapel, 6900 Hull St. Rd. where
funeral services will be held Saturday, 1 p.m. Interment Dale Memorial
Carl L. Taylor, owner and president of Tank Trailer Inc., died February
6, 1997. He is survived by his wife, Frances Fulp Taylor and her family
and their extended family, Tim and Linda Ford. Mr. Taylor had been active
in the tank truck industry for 40 years. He was a member of the National
Tank Truck Carriers Association, National Trailer Dealers Associ ation
and the Liquid Waste Haulers Association. He was on the Board of Directors
of the Virginia Trucking Association, serving as treasurer and also the
American Trucking Association. Mr. Taylor was a member of the Manchester
Lodge No. 14 AF & AM, Scottish Rite Bodies and the Acca Temple Shrine.
He was a member of the Million Dollar Band and the Manchester Shrine Club.
He was also a charter member of Willow Oaks Country Club. He attended John
Marshall High School and played in the band. He was a Navy Veteran of WWII.
The family will receive friends Friday from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8:30 p.m. at
the Huguenot Chapel, Woody Funeral Home, 1020 Huguenot Rd. and where Masonic
Memorial service will be held Friday at 7 p.m. and funeral services will
be held Saturday at 2 p.m. Interment Westhampton Memorial Park. Mr. Taylor
was a supporter of the Shriners Hospital for Children and the Scottish
Rite Childhood Language Center. Contributions will be appreciated in his
memory c/o Acca Temple at 1712 Bellevue Ave.
Annie P. (Betty) Terrell, 83, of Richmond, died Thursday, February
6, 1997. She was the widow of Guy Elwood Terrell, and is survived by her
sons, Frank Elwood Terrell and Guy Gregory Terrell; brothers, Ce dric Pittman
and Clarence Pittman; one sister, Josephine Coiner. Her remains at the
Bliley Funeral Home's Central Chapel, 3801 Augusta Ave., where the family
will receive friends from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Saturday (today). A graveside
service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday (today) in Forest Lawn Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Tuckahoe Volunteer Rescue
Squad, 1101 Horsepen Rd., Richmond Va. 23229.
Anna V. Tristany of Richmond, died February 6, 1997. She is survived
by two sons, Russell Baumann and Fred Baumann of Albany, NY; daughter,
Barbara Nottke also of Albany; sisters, Mary Chenoweth of Forked River,
NJ and Helen Dudinski of Bayville, NJ; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.
Her remains rest at Bliley Funeral Home's Staples Mill Chapel, 8510 Staples
Mill Rd. where family will receive friends 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday (today).
Reverend William A. Wall, age 67, of Tappahannock, died February 6,
1997. Survived by his wife, Jo Anne Wall; his sister, Carolyn W. and husband
Rodney Smith of Newport News; sister-in-law, Yvonne C. and husband, Max
Lowrie. He attended Bluefield Baptist College, Bluefield, VA.; Carsonewman
Baptist College, Jefferson City, TN., Southwestern Baptist Theological
Seminary, Ft. Worth, TX; he was Assistant Pastor of Bell Avenue Baptist
Church, Knoxville, TN; Pastor of Eastville Baptist Church, Eastville, VA;
and Upper King and Queen Baptist Church, King and Queen Co., VA. At retirement
he started Walls Wood Shed, Tappahannock, VA. making wooden toys and childrens
furniture. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Trinity United Methodist
Church, Tappahannock. Remains rest at B. W. White Funeral Home, Aylett,
where the family will receive friends, from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, and where
services will be held Sunday, 2 p.m. Interment Trinity United Methodist
Church Cemetery. Rev. Glen Cannon and Rev. John Yeatts officiating.
Miss Irma A. Winfrey, 99, of Mechanicsville, died Sunday, February
2, 1997. She is survived by one brother, William S. Winfrey of Mechanicsville
and several nieces and nephews. Miss Winfrey was a member of Cool Spring
Baptist Church. Remains rest at the Laburnum Chapel Woody Funeral Home,
2110 E. Laburnum Ave., where the family will receive friends from 2 p.m.
- 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Sunday, and where services will be conducted
11 a.m. Monday. Interment Signal Hill Memorial Park. Memorial gifts may
be made to Cool Spring Baptist Church or Patrick Henry Boys' & Girls'
Plantation, Rt. 2 Box 125, Brookneal, Va 24528.
Died February 6, 1997, Granger S. Winston of Richmond. Notice of funeral
later. Arrangements by the Chiles Funeral Home, 2100 Fairmount Ave.