Warner Wendell Holmes
Warner Wendell Holmes, 71, died on Friday, June 19, 2015 at his home in Rosedale, Md. Wendell was vocalist, guitarist, pianist, and songwriter/composer with the critically-acclaimed blues/gospel/soul band, “The Holmes Brothers,” the group that he formed with his older brother Sherman and the late Willie “Popsy” Dixon.
posted 07.08.2015Charles Edward Stevens Jr.
Charles Edward Stevens Jr., 71, of Mechanicsville, originally of Middlesex, drove his white van into his final sunset on Thursday, July 2, 2015. A memorial service will be held Sunday, August 9, at 2 p.m. at Mechanicsville Church of Christ.
posted 07.08.2015Eugene Carlton Pierce Sr.
Eugene Carlton Pierce Sr. passed away June 30, 2015. He was a graduate of Middlesex High School and the Newport News Apprentice School. He retired from Phillip Morris and York Engineering.
posted 07.06.2015James A. Bumgardner
James Arliss Bumgardner died at home on June 22, 2015 after a short illness. He was born in 1935 and grew up in Winston-Salem, N.C. In 1955 he began his studies at Richmond Professional Institute, where he graduated with a BFA degree and went on to teach drawing and painting for 37 years.
posted 07.01.2015John H. Watson Jr.
John H. Watson Jr., 66, of Millers Tavern died Sunday, June 28, 2015 at his residence. He was a waterman. John is survived by his three sisters, Betty J. Timozek, Lynn Gregory (Poochie) and Donna Peel (Jeff); three step-brothers; four step-sisters; and nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
posted 07.01.2015John Anthony Wager
John Anthony Wager, 74, of Water View, peacefully passed away June 23, 2015 at his home. An intimate celebration of John’s life was held on June 26. Arrangements by Bristow-Faulkner Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Saluda.