Robert W. Straw
Robert Whittle Straw, 78, of Urbanna, went to be with our Lord on March 31, 2012. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He lived life to the fullest—his family always came first, but he loved sailing, fishing, living on the water in Urbanna, and his many friends.
posted 04.03.2012Kenneth C. Rowe
Kenneth C. Rowe, 82, of Urbanna died Monday, March 26, 2012. He retired from the Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company with 43 years of distinguished service as a 1st class machinist. He received the prestigious Master Shipbuilder Award in 1994 and was a life member of the Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department, serving his community since 1958.
posted 04.02.2012Patricia Tyrrell
Patricia Tyrrell passed away on March 26, 2012 at her home in Urbanna, after a long battle with mesothelioma (cancer). She was born on March 17, 1948. Patricia retired from a rewarding career with the USDA. She worked first as a soil conservationist and then as an RC&D coordinator
posted 03.28.2012John P. Apsley Sr.
John P. Apsley Sr., 76, of Topping, died Monday, March 26, 2012. He was a member of Harmony Grove Baptist Church. John was an Apprentice School Graduate and retired supervisor with Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 29, at Bristow-Faulkner Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Saluda.
posted 03.27.2012David L. Harmon
David Lee Harmon, 54, of Deltaville passed away unexpectedly Sunday, March 25, 2012. He was born July 13, 1957 in Nassawadox, Va. He will be remembered by those whose lives he touched with his quick smile, gentle manner, kindness and his love for animals.
posted 03.27.2012Natala R. Geanious
Natala Russell Geanious of Urbanna, born November 21, 1933, died March 22, 2012 in Edinburg. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence M. and Maude Anna Barr Russell; and a sister, Anal R. Fearnow. Funeral services were held Wednesday, March 28, at Jones Funeral Home in Winchester with burial at Mt. Hebron Cemetery.