|Zachary J. Didawick
Zachary Jordan Didawick, infant son of George Michael Didawick and
Cindy Sue Farris Stotler, of Berkeley Springs, died Friday, August 20,
1999, at his home.
He was born March 22, 1999 in Hagerstown, MD.
Surviving besides his parents, are maternal grandparents, Carl Farris
and Bernice Farris of Great Cacapon; paternal grandparents, George H. Didawick
Jr. and Janice F. Didawick of Berkeley Springs; one brother, Michael Lee
McKinley Stotler of Berkeley Springs; and paternal great-grandmother, Hattie
M. Didawick of Berkeley Springs.
Services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 24, at the Hunter-Anderson
Funeral Home, 106 South Mercer Street, Berkeley Springs, with the Rev.
Kelly Scott and the Rev. Dan Wright officiating. Interment was in Friendship
Cemetery, Berkeley Springs.
Rev. Ronald C. Albaugh
The Reverend Ronald Clyde Albaugh, 72, of Takoma Park, MD, died Sunday,
August 1, 1999.
He was born September 8, 1926 in Wheeling, WV, the son of the late
Veremiah R. and Lenore (Carroll) Albaugh.
A 1950 graduate of Davis and Elkins College in West Virginia, he attended
Virginia Theological Seminary in Alexandria, VA, earning a Master in Divinity
degree in 1953. He was ordained a Deacon in the Episcopal Church in June,
1953, and a Priest in March, 1995.
He was assistant to the Rector of Trinity Church, Towson, MD, from
1955 to 1956. From 1956 to 1957, he served as assistant at the Church of
the Messiah, Baltimore. He came to Hancock as Rector of St. Thomas' Parish
in 1957, serving eight years until 1965. During his years at St. Thomas',
he led the congregation through major renovations and restoration of the
historic High Street Church. He left Hancock in 1965 to become Rector of
St. Michael and All Angels Church, Adelph, MD. He served that congregation
for 26 years until his retirement in 1991.
He is survived by his wife, Edna Elizabeth Albaugh; two sons, John
Mark Albaugh and Christopher Bradley Albaugh.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Ruth Albaugh.
A memorial service will be held at St. Michael and All Angels Church,
Adelph, today, Wednesday, August 25, at 7 p.m. with the Right Reverend
Jane Dixon, Suffragan Bishop of Washington as Celebrant.
Charles W. Lownie
Charles W. Lownie, 74, of Berkeley Springs, died Saturday, August 21,
1999 at Winchester, VA Medical Center.
Born April 27, 1925 in Lawrenceville, NJ, he was the son of the late
Robert Lownie and Manerva Sommers Lownie.
He was retired from Lawrenceville Prep School as a plumber and from
Cacapon State Park. He was recently retired from general maintenance in
He served in the Army during World War II.
He was a member of VFW Post 4019 in Berkeley Springs.
Surviving are one son, Charles W. Lownie Jr. of Yardley, PA; one sister,
Manerva Thompson of Hieghtstown, NJ; one brother, Carl Lownie of Washington
Crossing, NJ; two grandchildren, Andrea and Dara Lownie of Bordentown,
NJ; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothea Helen McDaniel Lownie;
and three brothers, Robert, Roy and Larry Lownie.
Services will be held at 11 a.m., today, Wednesday, August 25, at Hunter-Anderson
Funeral Home, 106 S. Mercer Street, Berkeley Springs, with the Rev. Wayne
Frum officiating. Interment was in Greenway Cemetery, Berkeley Springs.
Eleanor C. Dolly
Eleanor C. Dolly, 84, of Goodwill Mennonite Nursing Home, Grantsville,
MD, formerly of Mexico Farms, Cumberland, MD, died Thursday, August 19,
1999 at the nursing home.
Born March 14, 1915, in Jefferson County, WV, she was the daughter
of the late James Henry and Edith (Link) Myers.
She also was preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow Dolly; and one
son, Richard Dolly.
She was a homemaker.
She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church, Cumberland, the
Excelsior Sunday School Class and the Maryland Mountain Doll Club.
Surviving are one son, Dr. James H. Dolly of Cumberland; one daughter,
Bonnie Jean Wojcik of Charlotte, NC; three sisters, Dorothy Eye and Frances
Myers, both of Shepherdstown, WV, and Virginia Bush of Hagerstown, MD;
and several nieces and nephews.
Arrangements were handled by Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., 108 Virginia
Funeral services were conducted at Grace United Methodist Church, 130
Virginia Ave., Cumberland, Monday, August 23 at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Richard
H. Jewell officiating. Interment was in Davis Memorial Cemetery, Cumberland.
Contributions may be directed to Grace United Methodist Church, P.O.
Box 2221, Cumberland, MD 21503.
Urcel O. McCusker
Urcel O. McCusker, 65, formerly of Hancock, MD, and a resident of Colton
Villa in Hagerstown, MD, died Thursday, August 19, 1999, at Colton Villa.
Born December 7, 1933, in Hancock, he was the son of the late Austin
William and Anna Mae Miller McCusker.
He was employed by the Maryland State Roads Department for 19 years.
He retired as a caretaker from Woodmont Rod and Gun Club.
He was a Protestant.
He was a member of AARP.
He is survived by three sisters, Regina Manning of Wilmington, NC,
Marion Kerns of Berkeley Springs, WV and Anna Louise Kidwell of Great Cacapon,
WV; four brothers, Loyal McCusker, Kenneth McCusker and Gail McCusker,
all of Hancock, and Lester McCusker of Clear Spring, MD; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Evelyn McCusker; and one brother,
Services were held Saturday, August 21, at 11 a.m. at Grove Funeral
Home, 141 W. Main Street, Hancock. The Rev. William Swope officiated. Burial
was in Mount Olivet Presbyterian Cemetery near Hancock.
Memorial donations may be made to Hancock Rescue Squad Inc., 14734
Warfordsburg Road, Hancock, MD 21750; or American Diabetes Association
Maryland Affiliate, 3120 Timanus Lane, Suite 106, Baltimore, MD 21244.
Margaret S. Dunn
Margaret S. Dunn, 87, of Martinsburg, died Saturday, August 21, 1999
at City Hospital, Martinsburg.
Born August 19, 1912, in Shockeysville, VA, she was the daughter of
the late Albert Marshall Mason and R. Brunaugh Shockey Mason.
She was a 1932 graduate of Martinsburg High School.
She was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church.
She was formerly employed with Martinsburg Box Co.
Surviving are one sister, June Mason Hornbaker of Hagerstown, MD; one
niece; and one nephew.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas T. "Tommy" Dunn.
Services and interment private.
Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg, was in charge of arrangements.
Betty L. Omps
Betty Lou Omps, 48, of White Post, VA, died Sunday, August 22, 1999,
at Winchester, VA Medical Center.
Born June 15, 1951, in Morgan County, she was the daughter of Opal
Hewitt Payne of Berkeley Springs and the late Edward Payne. Her stepfather
is Johnny F. Wills Sr. of Berkeley Springs.
Surviving are her husband, Donald Omps; five daughters, Tammy Mason
of Stephenson, VA, Debbie Omps of Winchester, Amanda Omps and Katie Omps,
both of Cross Junction, VA and Kerri Omps of White Post; three brothers,
Scott Payne of Minnesota and Larry Payne and Johnny Payne, both of Berkeley
Springs; seven sisters, Glenda Weller, Ann Somers and Kim Wills, all of
Berkeley Springs, Melissa Whitacre of Slanesville, Christine Temple of
Winchester, Elizabeth Hanson of Nebraska and Vicki Mason of Hedgesville;
and seven grandchildren.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, August 25, at the
Beacon Baptist Church, Whitacre, VA with the Rev. John Robinson officiating.
Interment will be in the Salem Cemetery, Whitacre.
Arrangements were by the Giffin Funeral Home, Capon Bridge.
James G. Gantt
James G. Gantt, 65, of Hancock, MD, died Monday, August 23, 1999 at
Born June 21, 1934 in Berkeley County, WV, he was the son of the late
Lester and Annie Miller Gantt.
He was a mechanic and had been employed with Hancock Motor Company
for several years.
He is survived by his wife, Cora E. Hull Gantt of Hancock, whom he
married July 18, 1956; one daughter, Nancy Morris of Hancock; five sisters,
Elizabeth Hull, Leona Iden and Jessie Golden, all of Hancock, Geneva Baker
of Hagerstown, MD and Katherine Maynard of Hedgesville, WV; three brothers,
Robert Gantt of Hancock, Larry Gantt of Hustontown, PA and Guy Gantt of
Hagerstown; and one granddaughter, Janel Morris.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Mary Miller; and two brothers,
Richard Gantt and infant brother, John Gantt.
Services will be held today, Wednesday, August 25 at 11 a.m. at the
Bethel Independent Church, Sleepy Creek, WV. Rev. George E. Lashley, Jr.
will officiate. Burial will be in the Bethel Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the
service on Wednesday.
Arrangements are by the Grove Funeral Home, 141 W. Main Street, Hancock.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Washington County,
Inc., 101 E. Baltimore Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740.
Patsy L. Landers
Patsy Louise Landers, 50, of Hancock, MD, died Friday, August 27, 1999,
at Morgan County War Memorial Hospital in Berkeley Springs, WV.
Born December 6, 1948, in Paw Paw, WV, she was the daughter of Ernest
H. and Wilda O. Montgomery Sipes of Hancock.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lester Lee Landers, in 1994.
She was employed by Fleetwood in Williamsport as an assembler.
She attended Black Oak Mennonite Church in Warfordsburg, PA.
She was sergeant at arms for the Ladies Auxiliary of Webster B. Harrison
Post No. 26 American Legion, Hancock. She was a member of the Loyal Order
of the Moose No. 1483 in Berkeley Springs.
In addition to her parents she is survived by one daughter, Christina
D. Landers of Hancock; one son, Wyatt S. Landers of Hancock; three sisters,
Evangeline Joy Shutt of Grove City, OH, Betty L. Saunders of Hagerstown,
MD and Debbie D. Truax of Hancock; two brothers, Bernard H. Sipes of Hancock
and J. Marvin Sipes of Williamsport; and two granddaughters.
She was preceded in death by one son, Christopher L. Landers; and one
brother, Ernest J. Sipes.
Services were held Tuesday, August 31, at 11 a.m. at Black oak Mennonite
Church, Warfordsburg. The Rev. Richard E. Rutherford Jr. officiated. Burial
was in the adjoining church cemetery.
Arrangements were by the Grove Funeral Home, 141 W. Main Street, Hancock.
Memorial donations may be made to Hancock Community Bank, In Trust
for Granddaughters, Kayla and Kristen Shoemaker, Hancock, MD 21750.
Ruth A. Strother
Ruth Ann Michael Boyce Strother, 72, of Winchester, VA died Tuesday,
August 24, 1999, at Winchester Medical Center.
Born April 20, 1927 in Morgan County, she was the daughter of the late
Millford R. and Elva L. Bennett Michael.
She was a member of the Round Hill United Methodist Church, Winchester.
She was retired from National Fruit Co. in Winchester.
She was a volunteer for Northwestern Workshop, the Evan's Children's
Home and Singles and Singles Again, a church organization at Round Hill
United Methodist Church.
Surviving are one daughter, Anna Carol Boyce of Winter Haven, FL; two
sons, Willard Junior Boyce and Calvin M. Boyce, both of Winchester; one
sister, Helen Michael Alexander of Winchester; one brother, Milford Jr.
Michael of Winchester; 11 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter "Buck" Strother; and
one son, Roger Lee Boyce.
Services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 28, at the Jones Funeral
Home, Winchester, with the Rev. Anthony Wadsworth officiating. Interment
was in Mt. Hebron Cemetery in Winchester.
Memorial contributions to: Henry & Williams Evans Children's Home,
330 E. Liecester St., Winchester, VA 22601; Northwestern Workshop, 828
Smithfield Ave., Winchester, VA 22601; or Association for Retarded Citizens,
25 S. Kent St., Winchester, VA 22601.
Bessie M. Teter
Bessie M. Teter, 76, of Gerrardstown, died Wednesday, August 25, 1999,
in City Hospital, Martinsburg.
Born June 7, 1923, in Cass, WV, she was the daughter of the late Lewis
Ellsworth Taylor and Melissa Fields Taylor.
She is survived by five sons, Gerald R. Teter, Jimmie R. Teter and
Sam J. Teter, all of Gerrardstown, Jerry W. Teter of Berkeley Springs and
Jack A. Teter of Martinsburg; one daughter, Betty M. Houseright of Gerrardstown;
two sisters, Ocie Smith of North Carolina and Dorothy Anders of Weston,
WV; 17 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Jerome Teter.
Services were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, August 28, at the Brown Funeral
Interment was in the Central Chapel Cemetery at Ganotown.
Gilbert S. Aleman
Gilbert Salazar Aleman, 75, of Great Cacapon, died Sunday, August 29,
1999 at his home.
Born January 2, 1924, in San Antonio, TX, he was the son of the late
Flavio and Josefa Salazar Aleman.
He was a member of the Faith in God Pentecostal Church in Berkeley
He was a retired merchant seaman.
He was a veteran, having served in the U.S. Merchant Marines.
Surviving are two daughters, Yolanda Aleman of Denver, CO and Dalia
Feldman of Nassau, Bahamas; three sons, Rick Aleman of Hoboken, NJ, David
Aleman of Philadelphia, PA and Gilbert Aleman Jr. of New York; one brother,
David Aleman of San Antonio; one grandchild, Austin Feldman; and three
He was preceded in death by one sister, Velia Lazovich and one brother,
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, September 5, at the Aleman
home in the River Ridge subdivision, Great Cacapon, with Pastor Ken Dyer
Arrangements by Hunter-Anderson Funeral Home, 106 South Mercer Street,
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the Panhandle, 2015 Boyd
Orchard Court, Martinsburg, WV 25401.
Michael L. Montessi
Michael Louis Montessi, 45, of Haymarket, VA, died Wednesday, August
25, 1999 at Prince William Hospital, Manassas, VA, as the result of injuries
sustained from an automobile accident.
He was preceded in death by his father, Dominic Montessi; his mother,
Ethel Marie Montessi; and two sisters, Joyce Leonard and Sheila Allen.
Survivors include two daughters, Michele Montessi Jenkins of Augusta
and Christina Marie Montessi of Slanesville; two sons, Dominic Dewayne
Michael Montessi of Paw Paw and Michael Dominic Louis Montessi of Manassas;
two sisters, Gail Mayer of Manassas and Robin Allen of Warrenton, VA; one
brother, Don Montessi of Haymarket; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces
Memorial services were held Saturday, August 28, at 3 p.m. at Price
Funeral Home, 9609 Center Street, Manassas, with Pete Hutchinson officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Little Georgetown Cemetery Foundation,
c/o Georgia H. Herbert, President, P.O. Box 21, The Plains, VA 20198 in
memory of Michael L. Montessi.
Chester L. Haines
Chester Leo Haines, 84, of Berkeley Springs, WV, died on Monday, September
6, 1999 at his home.
Born June 28, 1915 in Garrett County, MD, he was the son of the late
Isaac Hamilton and Ida Iser Haines.
He was a member of the Hancock Church of God, Hancock, MD.
He worked in the construction business until his retirement.
Surviving are five sons, Richard L. Haines of Augusta, WV, Donald R.
Haines of Hancock, James W. Haines of Warfordsburg, PA, Robert L. Haines
of Hedgesville, WV and Jerry D. Haines of Mifflinburg, PA; four daughters,
Betty Lou Strait of Needmore, PA, Wanda M. Haines of Chincoteague, VA,
and Roxanna K. Carpenter and Melissa M. Younker, both of Berkeley Springs;
23 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; five great great grandchildren
and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia
Mae Iser Haines; one daughter, Ruby May Fultz; four infant children; four
grandchildren; five great grandchildren; one brother, Harold Haines; and
five sisters, Bertha Lewis, Malissae Brown, Thelma Lehr, Bessie Steve and
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Thursday, September
9 at the Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home, 306 Union Street, Berkeley Springs,
with the Pastor Eugene Harne officiating. Interment will be in Salem Cemetery,
The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 7-9 today, Wednesday,
September 8, at the Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home which will be open from
11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Carl T. Norris
Carl T. Norris, 58, Hancock, died Wednesday, September 1, 1999 at his
Born October 8, 1940, in Cumberland, MD, he was the son of S. Beatrice
Bowman Norris of Little Orleans, MD and the late Donald M. Norris.
He was a 1959 graduate of Flintstone High School.
He was the owner of Norris Building Inc. in Hancock.
He was employed with McCray Building and Supply prior to his self employment.
He was active in community affairs in Hancock and Little Orleans.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Phyllis E. Seavolt
Norris of Little Orleans; a daughter, Valerie Swain of Hancock; two sons,
Gregory and Patrick Norris, both of Little Orleans; his companion, Barbara
"Bobbi" Smith of Hancock; a sister, Norma Jean Von-Levenberger of Tampa,
FL; eight grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Marvin Norris.
Services were held Friday, September 3 at Piney Plains United Methodist
Church in Little Orleans. The Rev. W. Scott Summers officiated. Burial
was in the adjoining church cemetery.
Arrangements were by Grove Funeral Home, 141 W. Main Street, Hancock.
Memorial donations may be made to Hancock War Memorial, c/o Vickie
Hott, secretary, 1A Center St., Hancock, MD 21750; or Orleans Volunteer
Fire Dept., 12206 Orleans Road, Little Orleans, MD 21766.
Alvin W. Brant
Alvin Wayne "Butch" Brant, 58, Locust Grove, VA, died Wednesday, August
25, 1999 at Mary Washington Hospital. He was formerly from Little Orleans,
Born in Somerset, PA on August 28, 1940, he had retired in 1991 from
Bell Atlantic Telephone Co. after 30 years. He attended New Hope Baptist
Church at Mine Run, VA and was a Marine Corps veteran.
He was a 1958 graduate of Warfordsburg High School, Warfordsburg, PA.
Surviving are his wife, Linda Lee Lanehart Brant; a son, Chris Brant
of Spotsylvania, VA; two daughters, Ann Bradberry of Rhoadesville, VA and
Michelle Carr of Spotsylvania; his mother, Margaret E. Brant of Fredericksburg,
VA; one sister, Nancy Stanley of Longview, TX; four grandsons and one granddaughter.
A funeral was held Saturday, August 28 at New Hope Baptist Church,
at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Wilson Corr officiating. Burial was in Laurel
Hill Memorial Park in Spotsylvania.
Memorial contributions may be sent to Mary Washington Hospice, 2217
Princess Anne St., Fredericksburg, VA 22401; to the American Cancer Society,
Box 621, Orange, VA 22960; or to New Hope Baptist Church Building Fund,
32267 Old Plank Road, Mine Run, VA 22508.
Johnson Funeral Home, Locust Grove, VA handled the arrangements.
Ark P. Fox
Ark Perry Fox Sr., 52, of Hedgesville, died Thursday, September 2,
1999 at his home.
Born December 17, 1946, in Morgan County, he was the son of the late
Lawrence Russell Fox and Leola Louise Nevel Fox.
He was a brickmason.
Surviving are one son, Ark Perry Fox Jr. of Hedgesville; four brothers,
Guy W. Fox, Dale S. Fox, Jay M. Fox and Kevin Fox, all of Hedgesville;
eight sisters, Arlazee Elliott of Martinsburg, Mary Adelman of Inwood and
Bivian Henry, Darla Waugh, Elner Michael, Bonnie Fritts, Melva McDonald
and Vicki Bayer, all of Hedgesville; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Fox; and two brothers,
Allen Lee Fox and Arch V. Fox.
A memorial service was held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, September 5, at the
Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg, with the Rev. Jack Rudy officiating.
Interment was private.
Otis B. Shives
Otis E. Shives, 74, of Warfordsburg, PA, and a resident of Valley View
Nursing Home, Berkeley Springs, died Thursday, September 2, 1999 at Valley
Born near Hancock, MD, October 20, 1924, he was the son of the late
Elwood and Ella Mae Younker Shives, and husband of Leona R. Mellott Shives,
of Warfordsburg whom he married May 4, 1946.
He was retired from the Pennsyl-vania Department of Transporta-tion.
He was of the Protestant faith.
He was formerly employed by Pittmans IGA Market in Hancock and more
recently by PENDOT. He was a veteran of WW II and Korea serving in the
U.S. Army. He was a member of Pleasant Grove Christian Church, Needmore,
In addition to his wife he is survived by two daughters, Anita Hollenshead
of Needmore, and Barbara Revell of Big Pool, MD; one son, Gary Shives of
Hancock; three sisters, Betty Waltz of Big Cove Tannery, PA, Mary Ellen
Tyessen, of Hagerstown and Mildred Valentine of Minneral Ridge, OH; three
granddaughters and two grandsons.
Services were held on Saturday, September 4, at Pleasant Grove Christian
Church, Warfordsburg. The Rev. Denver Plessinger officiated. Burial was
in the adjoining church cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by Grove Funeral Home, 141 W. Main Street,
Memorial donations may be made to the Pleasant Grove Christian Church,
RR 1, Box 586, Warfordsburg, PA 17267.
Leta M. Myers
Leta May Myers, 89, of Berkeley Springs, died Tuesday, August 31, 1999
at her home in Berkeley Springs.
Born April 16, 1910 in Berkeley County, she was the daughter of the
late Charles Grove and Lucy Clark Grove.
She was formerly employed as a LPN with City Hospital and was a member
of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Berkeley Springs.
She is survived by two sons, Arthur Daniel Myers of Ocoee, TN and John
Grove Myers of Waynesboro, PA; three daughters, Pauline V. Winland of Berkeley
Springs, Mary Rebecca Luttrell of Kearneysville, and Sarah E. Atkins of
New Market, VA; ten grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter;
two brothers, Harold Grove of Berkeley Springs and Harry Grove of Hagerstown,
MD; two sisters, Helen Fory of York, PA and Mary Webb of Norcross, GA;
and a number of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel Franklin Myers; one
son, Paul W. Myers; one sister, Minnie Pomeroy; and five brothers, John,
Jerry, Charles, Leslie and Roy Grove.
Funeral services were held Friday, September 3 at 11 a.m. at the Brown
Funeral Home in Martinsburg. Interment was in Pleasant View Memory Gardens.
Robert W. Stotler
Robert Winton Stotler, 60, of Berkeley Springs, died on Monday, September
6, 1999, at Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC.
Born July 16, 1939 in Morgan County, he was the son of Margaret Kelley
Stotler and the late Winton George Stotler.
He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church.
He graduated from Berkeley Springs High School in 1957. He was also
a graduate of Shepherd College.
He worked as a procurement manager with Bechdel construction on the
Alaskan Pipeline. In later years, he was a substitute teacher at Berkeley
Springs High School.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by two sisters, Carol Ann
Grohs of Midland, VA and Brenda Stotler Wood of Berkeley Springs; one niece
and one nephew; four great nieces and one great nephew; and a special friend,
Tammy Liggett of Berkeley Springs.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia
Hawkins Stotler, in 1979.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Friday, September
10, at the Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home, 306 Union Street, Berkeley Springs,
with the Pastor Wayne Frum officiating. Interment will be in Greenway Cemetery,
The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Thursday,
September 9 at the Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home which will be open from
10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association,
P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058-5216.
Jesse L. Perry
Jesse Laverne Perry, 73, of Paw Paw, died Sunday, September 5, 1999,
at Winchester, VA Medical Center.
Born March 2, 1926, he was the son of the late Ruth Irene Smith.
He was employed as a security guard.
He was a Navy veteran.
He is survived by one daughter, Patricia Devaney of Paw Paw; one son,
David Perry of Paw Paw; five great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Arrangements by the McKee Funeral Home, Augusta.