Virginia B. Banks
Virginia B. Banks, 93, of Topping, widow of John W. Banks, died Friday, October 1, 2010. She was a member of Church of the Visitation. A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, October 4, at Church of the Visitation, Topping. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
posted 10.02.2010Sarah Lee Moncure
Sarah Lee Sharp Moncure, 79, of Richmond and Water View, died September 25, 2010. She was the daughter of the late John Sharp and Virginia Giesen Dinker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. William Bigbie Moncure.
posted 09.28.2010Lee Smith
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy physically confined him to a wheelchair for most of his life, but his imagination, energy and sense of proportion soared confidently through his art. He was named Artist of the Month at a branch of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. He also had his Haiku poetry published.
posted 09.20.2010E. Elizabeth Shelton
Evangeline Elizabeth “Betty” Shelton passed away September 13, 2010 at her home in Richmond. She was born in Topping on June 15, 1925, the second of eight children to Raymond and Minnie Blake.
posted 09.15.2010Diana S. Elias
For her entire life, Diana was a beautiful, loving and creative wife mother and friend who always brightened the lives of those she touched. She was a weaver, writer, gardener and artist who saw beauty in everything and gave more than she received.
posted 09.15.2010Jo Anne C. Owen
Jo Anne Coleman Owen, 79, of Urbanna, died at home Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010. She was born in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, on April 11, 1931, and was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Horace Coleman.