|Published Date: Wednesday 5th October 2005
Raymond H. Ramsey Sr., 78
Retired Merchant & Farmer
CHARLOTTE CH, Oct. 4 -Raymond Howard Ramsey, Sr.,
78, of Charlotte Court House, died Sunday, October 2, 2005 in Virginia Baptist
Born in Charlotte Court House, May 14, 1927, he
was a son of the late Thomas W. and Ina Taylor Ramsey.
Mr. Ramsey proudly served his country as a Marine
Veteran of World War II. He was a member and deacon of Concord Baptist Church, a
retired merchant and farmer and a regular blood donor.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Alyne
Irby Ramsey; three sons, Raymond Howard Ramsey, Jr. of Yorktown, Gary Thomas
Ramsey and wife, Susie of Appomattox and Michael Anthony Ramsey of Evergreen and
a grandson, Raymond Howard Ramsey, III.
Funeral services will be held 4 p.m. Wednesday at
Concord Baptist Church, Charlotte Court House, by the Rev. Tony Reeves, with
burial following in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends at Robinson
Funeral Home this evening (Tuesday) from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Those wishing to make memorials, please consider
the Concord Baptist Church.
Condolences may be sent to the family at:
Minnie C. Gills, 93
Mother of Area Residents.
POWHATAN, Oct. 4 - Minnie Clayton Gills, 93, of
Powhatan, widower of Paulus C. Gills, died Sunday, October 2, 2005.
She is survived by two sons, James C. Gills and
wife, Elizabeth and Thomas L. Gills all of Powhatan; eight daughters, Ruth G.
Copper of Indiana, Bertha G. Kantzler of Amelia, Nancy G. Barden and husband,
Rucker of Midlothian, Virginia G. McKenzie of Quinton, Dorothy G. Cannon and
husband, John of Barboursville, Helen G. Bryan and husband. Nick of Cumberland,
Patricia G. Pepper and husband. Billy of Cartersville, Charlotte G. Sims and
husband, Monty of Richmond; four sisters, Mildred C. Carter of Richmond, Ila C.
Stuart of Lexna, Martha C. Sherrod of Richmond and Mary C. Goodwyn of Powhatan;
two brothers, Jack Clayton of Powhatan and Monroe Clayton of Newport News; 22
grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. She
was preceded in death by three sons. Allen W., Paulus C. and David A. Gills and
two granddaughters, Janet M. and Catherine M. Gills.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday in
the Hob-son Chapel United Methodist Church, Powhatan, with interment in the
The family will receive friends this evening
(Tuesday) at Bennett & Barden Funeral Home, 3215 Anderson Hwy, Powhatan, from
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Donations may be made to the Hobson Chapel United
Methodist Church Building Fund, c/o Jill Palmore, 6010 Old Buckingham Road,
Powhatan, VA 23139 or the Powhatan Volunteer Rescue Squad, PO Box 247, Powhatan,
Mrs. W. M. Dickinson, 74
Buckingham County Native
OCTOBER 4 - Willamar May Dickinson, 74, of
Richmond, and a native of Buckingham County, died Sunday, October 2, 2005. She
was the widow of Ronald Lee Dickinson.
She is survived by a daughter, Teresa May Barnes
and husband, Charles of Richmond; a sister. Bertha Hedgepeth and husband, Bill;
brothers, Dewey Crump and wife, Linda, Charles Crump and wife, Jean and Joe
Crump all of Farmville; grandson, Christopher Lee Barnes and wife, Leslie Cay of
Virginia; great-grandchildren, Brandon Tyier, Damian Christopher, Joshua Lee and
Taylor Nicole Barnes and Christopher Alee Kolp and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at
Concord Baptist Church, Sheppards, with burial in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends Wednesday evening
from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Shorter Funeral Home, Farmville.
YEATTS, Fannie Hamlett, 93
Formerly of Farmville
Died Tuesday, October 4,
2005 in Midlothian, Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at
Doyne-Burger-Davis Funeral Home, Farmville, with interment in Trinity Memorial
Pearle D. Irving, 86
CARTERSVILLE, Oct. 4 - Pearle Dunn Irving, 86, of
Cartersville, died Saturday, October 1, 2005. She was preceded in death by her
husband of 49 years, Taylor Irving.
She is survived by two sons, Elliott Irving of
Farmville and Everett Irving of Richmond; five grandchildren, Ryan, Shaun,
Chris, Meagan and Emily; one brother, Franklyn Dunn of Richmond.
Funeral services were held 11 a.m. today
(Tuesday) at Cartersville Baptist Church with interment in Cartersville
Memorial contributions may be made to Bon Secours
Hospice Foundation, 5875 Bremo Rd., Suite 710, Richmond, VA 23226.
Norman Funeral Home, Goochland, was in charge of
Funeral Service For
Grace T. Harris, 59
NEW CANTON, Oct. 4 - Grace (Gracie) Taylor
Harris, 59, of New Canton, died Thursday, September 29, 2005 at her home.
She was born April 9, 1946 in Buckingham County,
the daughter of the late Stafford Taylor and Agnes Agee Taylor. She was preceded
in death by a daughter, Paula Harris.
She is survived by her husband, Paul Harris; two
children, Christina Ownby and Paul Harris, Jr. both of Dillwyn; three sisters,
Mary Frances Moss of Buckingham, Joyce Miles and Betty Ann Butner both of
Richmond; three brothers, William Taylor and Samuel Taylor both of Richmond and
Blue Taylor of Louisa and four grandchildren.
Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Monday at the
Dunkum Funeral Home, Dillwyn, with interment in Cedar Baptist Church Cemetery.
HEATH, Eliza Gunter, 85
Formerly of Buckingham
Died Friday, September
30, 2005. Funeral services were held today (Tuesday) at the Dunkum Funeral Home,
Dillwyn, with interment in Buckingham Community Cemetery.
Published Date: Friday 30th September 2005
Set Saturday For
Laura Derrenbacker, 58
SEPTEMBER 29 - Laura Zimmerman Derrenbacker, 58,
of Farmville, died Tuesday, September 27, 2005.
She was the daughter of Elizabeth Taylor and John
Mrs. Derrenbacker was an elementary school
teacher for Fauquier County and most recently for Greenville County.
She is survived by her husband, Steve
Derrenbacker; her twin daughters, Lori and Lynn Derrenbacker all of the home;
two brothers, David Zimmerman of Chapel Hill, North Carolina and John Franklin
Zimmerman of Jarratt; her sister, Mildred Reynolds of Jarratt and her
mother-in-law, Blanche Barlow of Farmville.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at
the Shorter Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Westview Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m.
Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial Service For
John Foley Guidt. II, 69
Set 11 A.M. Saturday
CHARLOTTE CH, Sept. 29 -John Foley Guidt, II, 69,
of Charlotte Court House, died Sunday, September 18, 2005 at his home.
He was the widower of Margaret Harmon Guidt and
the son of Mary Cecelia Moore and John Foley Guidt.
Mr. Guidt graduated from Benedictine high School
in Richmond and supported the school in many activities. He continued his
education, graduating from Villanova University in Pennsylvania in 1965. He
enjoyed working in education most of his lee retiring in June 1997 as the
Director of Special Education and Gifted Education for Charlotte County. He also
gave his time and received certificates of service for volunteering at Southside
Community Hospital in Farmville while serving on the Auxiliary Unit and was a
member of the Board of Directors of the Briery Country Club in Keysvllle.
He is survived by his aunt, Sally Moore of
Richmond and several cousins.
Christian memorial services will be held 11 a.m.
Saturday, October 1 at the St. Theresa Catholic Church, Farmville, with Father
Carl DeSouza officiating. Entombment will take place privately in Mt. Calvary
Cemetery Mausoleum in Richmond.
Memorial contributions may be made to the
American Red Cross, Hurricane Relief Fund, for the victims of Katrina and Rita.
Shorter Funeral Home, Farmville, is serving the
Published Date: Wednesday 28th September 2005
Augustine J. Watts, 83
Mother of Local
WINSTON-SALEM, NC, Sept. 27 - Augustine Jackson
Watts, 83, of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, died Friday, September 23, 2005 at
She was born August 9, 1922 In Dunn, NC, a
daughter of the late James Forest Jackson and Mary D. Barefoot Jackson.
She is survived by her husband of almost 61
years. Harry Watts; children, Marilyn W. Os-born and husband, Richard of
Farmville; Roberta Hayes and husband, Colin of Charlotte, NC and James H. Watts,
III and wife, Eveline of Boone, NC; sisters, Lillian Glover of Cary, NC, Mary
Alice Hunt (Joseph) of Virginia Beach and Glenda Carson (Charles) of Chesapeake;
brothers, Gene Jackson (Edna) of Smithfield, NC, James Edward Jackson and Walter
Jackson (Sue) both of Dunn, NC; grandchildren, Nash Osborn and wife Louise,
James Osborn, James Watts, IV, Mariska Watts and Ian Watts. She was preceded in
death by a sister, Dorothy Raso.
After her husband retired from the Marine Corps
in 1968, they moved to Winston-Salem. She was an active member of First
Christian Church and was employed with US Airways as a reservation specialist,
retiring in 1992.
A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday
at First Christian Church, with Dr. Mike Simpson officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First
Christian Church Choir Fund or to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 4265
Brownsboro Road, Suite 150, Winston-Salem, NC 27106.
Vogler & Sons Reynolda Road is in charge of arrangements.
Set Friday For
Jane B. Wiley, 84
GOOCHLAND, Sept. 27 - Jane Beasley Wiley,
84, of Goochland, formerly of Farmville, died Sunday, September 25,2005.
She is survived by her son, Clarence W. Wiley,
Jr. of Richmond; her daughter, Mary Jane Tolley of Goochland; her brothers, John
W. Beasley of New Bern, NC and Ernest C. Beasley of Amelia; her sister, Mildred
B. Alien of Lynchburg; five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Visiting will be at the Hills-man-Hix Funeral
Home, 16409 Court Street, Amelia, on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. and where
services will be held Friday at 1 p.m. with burial following in Arbor Cemetery.
Jacinto Q. Camomot, 96
Father of Local
PHILIPPINES, Sept. 27 - Jacinto Q. Camomot, 96,
died Tuesday, September 20, 2005 at his home in Carcar, Cebu Philippines.
He was born November 20, 1908 in Carcar, Cebu, a
son of the late Remegia Quijano and Zacarias Camomot. He was preceded in death
by his wife, Brigida Echavez Camomot of Mandawe City, Philippines.
He is survived by all his children, Lydia E.
Camomot of Cebu City, Philippines, Gamaliel E. Camomot and his wife, Lourdes
Mediante Camomot MD of Iligan City, Philippines, Nimfa Camomot Dumol of Los
Angeles, California and Vilma Camomot Witten, MD of Farmville married to
Prosecutor, Rodrigo T. Eguia of Manila, Philippines; nine grandchildren and ten
Mr. Camomot was a retired supervisor of Public
School System, Carcar District and was very active with the community.
A funeral service will be held October 1 at the
St. Catherine Catholic Church in Carcar, Cebu. Interment will follow at the
Margaret Anne Johnson, 61
Dies in Pennsylvania
SEPTEMBER 27 - Margaret Anne Johnson, 61, of
Mechanicsburg, PA, died Thursday, September 22, 2005, at her home surrounded by
She was born April 30, 1944 in Farmville, a
daughter of Estelle Holmes of Farmville and the late David E. Holmes. She was
the widow of Lany E. Johnson.
Mrs. Johnson was formerly employed at the
Harrisburg Seaplane Base, Wormleysburg. She graduated in 1997 from Penn State
University with a degree in accounting.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by; two sons, David of California and
Paul Johnson of Pennsylvania; two sisters, Pattye Tomlin of Madison Heights and
Nancy Hall of Florida; grandchildren, Raelynn, Randi and Roxi.
Memorial services were held 11 a.m. Monday in the
Musselman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Lemoyne, PA.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, October
1 at Minshew Funeral Home, 5820 US Hwy 301 S., Four Oaks, North Carolina. Burial
will be along side her late husband at the Barbours Chapel Advent Christian
Church Cemetery in Four Oaks, NC.
BROWN, Queen E.. 62
Died Tuesday, September 20, 2005. Funeral
services were held 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Triumph Baptist Church, Darlington
Heights. Carl U. Eggleston Funeral Establishment.
BLAND, James R., 74
of Green Bay
Died Monday, September
19, 2005. Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Friday at Minor B. Eggleston Chapel,
Farmville, with interment in Trinity Memorial Gardens. Carl U. Eggleston Funeral
Funeral Service For
Moses Lee Trent. Jr,. 54
MEHERRIN, Sept, 27 - Moses Lee Trent, Jr., 54, of
Meherrin, died Thursday, September 22, 2005 in Meherrin.
He is survived by his wife, Sherry Mann Trent;
his mother, Kate Trent; his sons, Matthew McKinley of Virginia, Byron and Brian
(Charlene) of Connecticut; his daughters, Michelle of Connecticut and Kate Rose
of Virginia; four grandchildren, Stanton, Brian, Jr., Briane and Aliyanna
Berroa: grandparents, McKinley and Rosa Crump;
brothers, William (Mary Ann), Jerome (Cindy) of New York and Dwayne (Wanda) of
Kansas; two aunts, Dorothy Kirby and Shirley Smith of North Carolina; two
sisters-in-law, Dina and Tracy; two brothers-in-law, Lawrence and Norton; live
uncles, McKinley, Jr. of Texas, Abraham, Raleigh and Clarence of Virginia and
Joe of Connecticut and a number of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and his
faithful dogs, Dutchess and Duke.
Funeral services were held 1 p.m. today (Tuesday)
at Second Union Baptist Church, Gooch-land, with the Rev. Donald L. Trent,
officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery.
Marian Gray Thomas Funeral Home, Cumberland, was
in charge of arrangements.
Evelyn S. Harvey, 84
Formerly of New
RICHMOND, Sept. 27 -
Evelyn Snoddy Harvey, 84, of Richmond, formerly of New Canton, died Saturday,
September 24, 2005.
Survivors include her husband, Harold R. Harvey;
one daughter, Janice Pouzar-Latta and her husband, Tom; one grandson, Chris
Pouzar and his wife, Tracey; two great-grandchildren, Michelle and Jordan Pouzar
all of Richmond;
one brother, J. C. Snoddy and his wife, Hazel of New Canton; several nieces and
nephews and many, many friends.
Services were held at the Mausoleum of Greenwood
Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 12609 Patterson, Ave., Richmond, at 1 p.m. today
(Tuesday). The Reverend James Davenport officiated.
Mrs. Harvey requested that flowers please be
omitted and memorial contributions be considered for Mt. Tabor Baptist Church,
Rt. 1 Box 87A, Arvonia, VA 23004 or Parham Road Baptist Church Building Fund,
2101 N. Parham Rd., Richmond, VA 23230.
Thacker Brothers Funeral Home, Scottsville, is in
charge of arrangements
Published Date: Friday 23rd September 2005
Set Saturday For
Vernell Scruggs, 62
DILLWYN, Sept. 22 - Vernell "Nell" Scruggs, 62,
of Dillwyn, died Wednesday, September 21, 2005 in Farmville.
He is survived by his wife, Ethel M. Scruggs;
four sons, Neal (Josephine), Michael, Vernard (Anita), and Lionel (Patricia)
Scruggs; a daughter, Barbara Scruggs and their mother, Winnie Scruggs; three
stepchildren, Cynthia Jones (Roger), James (Constance) and Terrence Reed; 15
grandchildren; one great-grandchild; eight step-grandchildren; six aunts, Martha
Bolden, Grade Scruggs, Lucy Harris, Sarah Hendricks, Florine Booker and Kate Lee
Childress; two uncles, Frank Stanton and George Mayo; a mother-in-law, Delphine
Dabney; four sisters-in-law; three brothers-in-law and a number of nieces,
nephews, cousins, two devoted cousins, Bernice Dabney and George Louis Scruggs
and friends, three devoted, Moses Gibson, Robert Ayers and Zack Brown.
His remains rest at Marian Gray Thomas Funeral
Home of Cumberland.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at
Petersville Baptist Church, New Canton, with the Rev. Ollie Bolden, pastor, and
Elder Edward Bolden, eulogist. Interment will follow in Zion Baptist Church
Published Date: Wednesday 21st September 2005
In honor of the passing of Ruth Cohen, who passed away on September
14, 2005 in Farmville, Virginia at age 86.
Mrs. Cohen was born in Brooklyn, NY and lived most of her life in
upstate New York before moving to Dillwyn, Virginia twelve years ago.
She has now joined her beloved husband, Samuel, and daughter, Arlene, in
She is survived by her two sons, Lester Cohen, of Houston, Texas and
Michael Cohen, of Dillwyn, Virginia. Also surviving Mrs. Cohen are her
loving daughter-in-law, Amy Cohen, of Dillwyn, Virginia, along with
seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral and memorial service will be arranged in New York.
Donations in her memory may be made to the American Cancer
Ruby Lancaster Hawkins
Family and friends
commemorated a Homegoing Service in East Elmhurst, NY for Ruby Lancaster
Hawkins, 92, who passed on August 26, 2005. Affectionately known as "Granny" by
her grandchildren and others who knew her well. Ruby was the third of five
daughters of Florence Puryear Lancaster and C.H. Lancaster. Reared in a devout
Christian family through the First Baptist Church in Farmville, she eventually
joined the First Baptist Church of East Elmhurst, NY, where she was a loyal and
dedicated member until sickness befell her.
Religion and education were important goals of
the Lancaster family. Accordingly, Ruby, a bright, determined student, graduated
with honors in the first graduating class of the historic R.R. Moton High
School. After graduation she moved to New York City to further her education.
Following that she worked as Supervising Clerk of the Nurses' Library of in the
Queens Hospital Center School of Nursing for over 25 years. Countless nurses and
other medical professionals in-training were grateful for her superb knowledge
and research skills that helped them achieve their goals.
Ruby Lancaster Hawkins was predeceased by her
husband, Colonel Melvin A. Hawkins, Sr. in March 2005, her youngest sister,
Florence Verbena Lancaster, New York City, passed. Earlier, her parents Florence
and Charles Lancaster and older sisters Margaret Lancaster Downer, Sadie Belle
Lancaster Money also joined their Savior.
Warm memories of Ruby are shared by her children.
Rosemary E. Valentine, Philadelphia, PA;
Melvin A. Hawkins, Jr., Brooklyn, NY and Sandra M. Thomas, Wheatley Heights,
NY., and their respective spouses; her loving sister, Alma Lancaster Johnson,
Hampton, VA; eight grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; two nephews, and many
other close relatives and a host of dear friends, too numerous to mention.
Funeral Service For
James Ronald Christian, 60
Set 11 A.M. Thursday
NEW CANTON, Sept. 20 - James Ronald Christian,
60, of New Canton, died Monday, September 19, 2005.
He was born July 31, 1945 in Richmond, a son of
Shirley Worley Christian of Mechanicsville and the late James Wiley Christian.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his
wife, Alice Ann Burnette Christian of New Canton; two daughters, Wendy Cooper of
California and Connie Ellis of Haydensville; a son, Lance Christian of Oklahoma;
a sister, Breneda C. Crawford of King William; nine grandchildren, Layne,
Samantha, Claire, Rachel, Lauren, Spencer, Zack, Parker and Carter.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m.
at Dunkum Funeral Home, Dillwyn, with interment in Rocky Mount United Methodist
The family will receive friends Wednesday evening
from 7 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Ernest L. Coleman, Sr., 77
PROSPECT, Sept. 20 - Ernest Lee Coleman,
Sr., 77, of Prospect, died Tuesday, September 20, 2005 at his home.
He was the son of Ola Mae Tolbert and Charles
Coleman and was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Amy Lynn Coleman.
Mr. Coleman was a retired carpenter and worked In
commercial building for Kelstrom & Lee Construction Company and was a cattle
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Alice S.
Coleman; six children, Jane Metcalf of South Boston, Nancy Robertson of
Burkeville, Judy Walker of Charlottesvllle, E. Lee Coleman, Jr. of Prospect,
Deborah Llewellyn of Amelia and Kathy Cook of Burkeville; 16 grandchildren;
several great-grandchildren; two sisters, Inez Tuscan of Lynchburg and Betty
Eagle of Rice and a brother, Thomas Coleman of Farmvllle.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m.
Thursday in the Chapel of Shorter Funeral Home with burial in Concord Baptist
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6
to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Set Saturday For
Junious S. Baker, 83
SEPTEMBER 20 - Junious Son Baker, 83, of
Farmvllle, died Sunday, September 18, 2005 at Southslde Community Hospital.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Louise
Baker; five daughters, Estelle Hubbard, Rosa Newsom, Anna Allen, Katherine Burns
and Theresa Brown; three sons, Robert Junious Baker, Charlie Leroy Baker and
Joseph Andrew Baker; 28 grandchildren: 46 great-grandchildren and two
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 12 noon
at New Life Assembly of God Church. Burial will be in Ridgeway Baptist Church
The family will receive friends Friday from 2 to
4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Bland-Reid Funeral Home, Farmville.
Ruby Rosen Thompson, 83
Native, Dies Monday
LYNCHBURG, Sept. 20 -Ruby Lee Rosen Thompson died
Monday, September 19, 2005 at her home following a long illness. She was 83.
She was the daughter of the late Richard Branch
and Lucy Coleman Rosen of Buckingham County.
She was the widow of Morris Taliaferro Thompson
and is survived by her two children, Richard (Rick) Thompson and his wife
Claudia, of Beavercreek, OH, and Jane Mitchell and her husband John of
Lynchburg: four grandchildren. Laurel Fauber and Anna Mitchell of Lynchburg,
Lucas Thompson and his wife Marissa, of Dayton, OH, and Linda Thompson dark and
her husband John, of Centerville, OH; one brother, J. Cullen Rosen and his wife
Sarah, of Buckingham, and one sister-in-law, Virginia Rosen of Westminster, MD;
one niece, Peggy Rosen Bair of Westminster, MD, one nephew, Carl Coleman Rosen,
Jr. and his wife Sue, of Roanoke, and special devoted caregivers, Janice
Privette and Valerie Musgrove. She was preceded in death by one brother, Carl
Coleman Rosen, Sr., and one nephew, Jeffrey C. Rosen.
A graduate of Phillips Business College, she was
interested in community affairs, and a lover of nature and wild life. Throughout
Mrs. Thompson's active years, she enjoyed life to the fullest. She was one of
the original organizers of the Tim-brook Women's Club and the Dig and Dream
Garden Club. Her church family is the congregation of St. Andrews Presbyterian
Church, where she and Morris were charter members.
The family will gather with friends and neighbors
from 6 to 8 p.m. this evening (Tuesday), September 20 at 247 Greenwell Court.
Please join in a celebration of life and service for Ruby at St. Andrews
Presbyterian Church at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, September 21.
Memorial contributions may be made in her name to
St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, 21206 Timberlake Rd. Lynchburg, VA 24502, or to
a charity of your choice.
Duiguid Waterlick Chapel is serving the family.
Tiffany M. Johnson, 16
MEHERRIN, Sept. 20 - Tiffany Marie Johnson, 16,
of Meherrin, died Tuesday, September 13,2005.
She was born October 11, 1988, a daughter of
Kevin Dwight and Terri Daniel Johnson.
She was a junior at Randolph-Henry High School,
an employee of Greenhouse Florist and a teen counselor for the Charlotte County
4-H Club. She was deeply loved by her chorus family at Randolph-Henry High
School, her family at Emmanuel Bible Church, her Golden Unicorn Stable Family
and the Charlotte County 4-H Hoofbeats Family. She will be greatly missed by all
who knew her.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by a
sister, Stephanie Michele Johnson; paternal grandfather, Howard Dwight Johnson;
maternal grandmother, Dale Sadler Elder and maternal great-grandmother, Mary
Sadler. She was preceded in death by her paternal grandmother, Mary Catherine
Johnson and maternal great-grandfather, Percy Sadler.
Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Saturday in the
Emmanuel Bible Church, Keysville, with Interment in the church cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the
Charlotte County Hoofbeats, PO Box 700, Charlotte Court House, VA 23923.
Browning Funeral Home, Keysville, was in charge
Funeral Service For
Hazel T. Woodie, 81
SEPTEMBER 20 - Hazel T. Woodie, 81, of Farmville,
died Sunday, September 11, 2005. She was the widow of Alfred Woodie and was
predeceased by a son, Thomas W. Woodie.
She is survived by four children, Peggy W.
Hudgins, and husband, Fred of Moseley, Larry A. Woodie and wife, Betty of
Farmville, Linda W. Ballowe and husband, Billy of Troy and Wanda W. Baird and
husband, Harvey of Scottsville; ten grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Wednesday at
Concord Baptist Church of which she was a life long member. Interment followed
in the church cemetery.
Shorter Funeral Home, Farmville, was in charge of
Nicole L. Zimolong, 19
Dies September 12
SEPTEMBER 20 - Nicole Lyle
Zimolong, 19, of Farmville, formerly of Pennsauken, NY, died Monday, September
She was the beloved daughter of Carl and Dorothy
Knorr Zimolong and is also survived by two sisters, Jamie (Jonathan) Farris of
Maryland and Heather Zimolong of Pennsauken and her maternal grandmother,
Dorothy Knorr of Avalon.
She was a 2005 graduate of Moorestown High
School, and served as a student ambassador for People to People. She was
currently attending Longwood University, where she was majoring in art and
playing women's rugby. She was active in the South Jersey Girls Travel Soccer
League, a volunteer for the Garden State Animal Shelter and previously had
worked for the Moorestown YMCA.
Funeral Mass was held Saturday at 10 a.m. at St.
Cecilia's Church, Pennsauken, NJ. Interment private.
Due to her love for animals, donations in
Nicole's memory may be made to MAGSR, PO Box 5, Laurel, MD 20725-0005.
Local arrangements were by Doyne-Burger-Davis
Funeral Home, Farmville, and Alloway Funeral Home in Merchantville, NJ.