Emma M. T. Benton
Emma Merle Tiller Benton, 87, of Deltaville, formerly of Richmond, passed away Saturday, December 15, 2012. She was preceded in death by husband, John E. Benton; husband, Marvin H. Tiller Sr.; son, Charles W. Tiller; brothers, Charles F. Mitchell and Ralph Mitchell; and sister Thelma Brown.
posted 12.28.2012Carlie Thompson
Carlie Thompson, 78, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 1, 2012, at the home of his son in Shacklefords. He was born on December 21, 1933 in Blacksnake, Kentucky, to Arthur and Cornie Cowan Thompson. He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters.
posted 12.28.2012John B. Swartwout III
John Benjamin Swartwout III of Deltaville, manager for Stingray Point Marina in Deltaville for the past 9 years, died December 24, 2012 after a short battle with illness. He is survived by his wife of 16 years, Sharon; one son, Sam Elias; and one sister, Sue Brown Swartwout.
posted 12.28.2012Mary B. Johnson
Mary Bryant Johnson, 85, of Charles City, died Saturday, December 1, 2012. She retired from State Water Control Board in Richmond. Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Roland Johnson; parents, Frank and Clara Bryant; and a stepson, James B. Johnson.
posted 12.13.2012Chauncey E. Mann Sr.
Chauncey E. Mann Sr., 97, owner and operator of Phoebus Dry Cleaners for over 40 years, died on November 11, 2012 in Gastonia, N.C. He was born June 17, 1915 in Phoebus, the 13th and last child born to Alex and Carrie Mann of Phoebus.
posted 12.13.2012Willis Braxton Sr.
Willis Braxton Sr. of Urbanna departed this life Friday, December 7, 2012. He was born April 1, 1913 to the late Zack and Cecelia Braxton. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 15, at Antioch Baptist Church, Saluda.