Mary Jane Parks
Mary Jane Parks, 61, departed this life on October 2, 2010. Born October 17, 1949, Mary is survived by her true love, best friend and husband of 42 years, George Thomas Parks Sr.
posted 10.15.2010James W. Fitchett
James W. Fitchett, 65, of Urbanna, a retired waterman, died Monday, October 11, 2010. Memorial gifts may be made to CMVRS, P.O. Box 790, Urbanna, VA 23175; or Remlik Memorial Gardens Cemetery, c/o Alva Bray, P.O. Box 98, Urbanna.
posted 10.12.2010Virginia 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.