John M. Francis
John Milton “Big Daddy” Francis, 85, of Deltaville, formerly of Mechanicsville, passed away Saturday, October 24, 2009. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Middlesex County Volunteer Rescue Squad, Lower Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department or Zoar Baptist Church.
posted 10.28.2009Ida Lee Tucker
She is survived by three daughters, Brenda White, Alice Alexander and Belinda Williamson; one sister, Elva (Nita) Newcomb; three brothers, William, A.G., and Monroe Powell; eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
posted 10.28.2009James Manley Walton
James Manley “Tom” Walton, 88, of Mattaponi died Sunday, October 25, 2009. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, October 27, at 2 p.m. at Vincent Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 417 11th Street, West Point. Burial will follow in Sunny Slope Cemetery.
posted 10.26.2009Dorothy Minter Akers
Dorothy Minter Akers, 82, of Dunnsville died Saturday, October 24, 2009. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, October 26, in Marks-Bristow Funeral Home, Tappahannock, with Rev. John C. Yeatts officiating.
posted 10.26.2009Louis T. Whittaker Jr.
Louis Thurman Whittaker Jr., 60, of Reedville departed this life, October 22, 2009 at his home. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 25, at Morattico Baptist Church Cemetery, Kilmarnock, with Rev. Dr. Craig Smith officiating.
posted 10.24.2009Viola Harriett Rasey
Viola Harriett Rasey, 79, formerly of Newport News and Middlesex County, passed away Tuesday, October 20, 2009 in Sentara Nursing Center in Chesapeake. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, October 24, at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 3570 King William Avenue, West Point.