GenealogyBuff.com - making genealogy simpler; a free genealogy surname research tool that reaches for data from all over.
A KICKSTART IN YOUR GENEALOGY RESEARCH.
FIND TONS OF DATA ABOUT YOUR SURNAME.


User-Contributed Obituaries
Visitors have posted obituaries from all over the world. This forum will be kept spam-free. GenealogyBuff will add obituaries on a regular basis. Use the SEARCH form below to locate your surnames. This forum has literally HUNDREDS of posts...it is best to use the search engine to find your surnames of interest. To adjust the number of entries on your screen, set your PREFERENCES to a lower date range.
First Name: Last Name:

FORUM POSTS ORGANIZED BY STATE:

AK | AL | AR | AZ | CA | CO | CT | DE | FL | GA | HI | IA | ID | IL | IN | KS | KY | LA | MA | MD | ME | MI | MN | MO | MS
MT | NC | ND | NE | NH | NJ | NM | NV | NY | OH | OK | OR | PA | RI | SC | SD | TN | TX | UT | VA | VT | WA | WI | WV | WY

See all of our Obituary Collections to date with hundreds of thousands of obituaries!


[ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]

Misc obituaries from the Virginian Pilot newspaper

Posted By: Diane
Date: Wednesday, 27 February 2008, at 12:06 p.m.

The Virginian-Pilot; :Jul 29, 2007; :Hampton Roads; :24

Burnett A. McCoy

NORFOLK - On July 25, 2007, at the age of 64, our beloved Burnett Delores Ann McCoy was called home to suffer no more. Burnett was born April 19, 1943, in Norfolk. She was the daughter of the late Tony and Pearl Wilson. Burnett received her bachelor’s degree from Norfolk State University. She retired from Leigh Memorial Hospital, where she was a radiology receptionist.

She leaves to cherish her memory one son, Arnold Banks (Regina) of Portsmouth; two daughters, Sheila Williams (David) of Charlotte, N.C., and Sharon Brickhouse (Sheldon) of Norfolk; two brothers, Ricky L. Banks (Deborah) of Norfolk and Jerry L. Banks who preceded her in death; four sisters, Frances Lightner-Peacock of Ridgeland, S.C., Vivian Banks, Beverly Brooks (Albert) and Arndreer, all of Norfolk; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. She also leaves to cherish her memory a devoted companion and best friend of more than 20 years, Calvin James Robertson.

A service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday in Jesus Church of Deliverance, 940 Jones Lane, Chesapeake, with Dr. Lagus McCoy, pastor. Her nephew, Elder Gregory Lightner of South Carolina will give the eulogy.

Interment will be in Roosevelt Memorial Park, Chesapeake. Family and friends will assemble at 3569 Tennessee Ave., Norfolk, one hour prior to the service for the procession to the church. Graves Funeral Home Inc., 1631 Church St., is in charge.

:The Virginian-Pilot; :Jul 29, 2007; :Hampton Roads; :24

Jerry Royce Summerlin

NORFOLK - Jerry Royce Summerlin, 69, of Peterson Street, went to be with the Lord July 25, 2007. He was born Feb. 23, 1938, to the late William and Minnie Summerlin in Wilson County, North Carolina. Jerry was a very kind, gentle and loving man, who loved his entire family. He was a giving person who would do anything for others.

He was preceded in death by his parents and son, William Roy Summerlin.

Jerry is survived by his loving wife, Patricia Summerlin; son, Jeffrey Summerlin and his wife Cynthia; sister, Judy Frank and her husband Patrick; sister-in-law, Sherry Davenport; brothers-in-law, Donnie, Richard, Chuck and Terry Hardie; nieces, Julie Elkins, Misty Phillips, Cherry Carter, Carolyn Bray, Joy Grimsley, Pamela Sue Hardie and Jennifer Lynn Hardie; nephew, Charles Summerlin; several other nieces and nephews; and extended family and friends.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Forest Lawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. in Smith & Williams Funeral Home Norfolk Chapel.

:The Virginian-Pilot; :Jul 29, 2007; :Hampton Roads; :25

Lorena C. Langford

VIRGINIA BEACH - Lorena Clark Langford, 81, died July 27, 2007, in her home surrounded by her family.

Born in Glade Spring, Va., she was the daughter of the late Verl and Nannie Clark and was the widow of Paul Frank Langford. Mrs. Langford was a homemaker and a member of Azalea Baptist Church, Norfolk.

Survivors include three daughters, Linda Loder and husband Steve, Connie West and husband Lin and Karen Davis and husband Jim, all of Virginia Beach; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

A graveside service will be conducted at noon Monday in Forest Lawn Cemetery by the Rev. John Moxley. The family will receive friends in Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Kempsville Chapel, today from 4 to 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Azalea Baptist Church, 3314 E. Little Creek Road, Norfolk, VA 23518. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.hollomon-brown.com.

:The Virginian-Pilot; :Jul 30, 2007; :Hampton Roads; :26

Mary Ella Gray

CHESAPEAKE - Mary Ella Gray, 96, passed away Saturday, July 28, 2007. She was a loving mother and friend who will be missed greatly.

Born Nov. 16, 1910, she was the daughter of the late Marvin Miles Leigh and Emily Brown Leigh. She was predeceased by her husband, Vernon L. Gray Sr.

Survivors include two daughters, Elsie Neihoff of Orlando, Fla., and Jeanette DeIulio of Chesapeake; a son, Vernon L. Gray Jr. of Newport, N.C.; a sister, Nancy Steele of Tallahassee, Fla.; seven grandchildren, Brian Gray, Jackie Acha, D.J. DeIulio Jr., Diane Womack, Cheryl Koch, Randy Forbes and Darren Neihoff; and 10 great-grandchildren, Garett, Emily, Amy, Brian, Robert, Steven, Paul, Michael, Kenton and Kayla.

A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday in Chesapeake Memorial Gardens. Minister Bill Cahoon will officiate. The viewing will begin Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Great Bridge Chapel of Oman Funeral Home & Crematory, 653 Cedar Road, Chesapeake.

Friends are invited to sign the online guest book at www.omanfh.com.

:The Virginian-Pilot; :Jul 30, 2007; :Hampton Roads; :26

Harmony Dion Johnson

G’Qwan Cortez Johnson

NORFOLK - Our precious twins, babies Harmony Dion Johnson and G’Qwan Cortez Johnson, were given back to the Lord July 26, 2007, at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.

They leave to mourn their loss their loving parents, Glen Harris and Rosalyn Johnson of Norfolk and also their older brother, G’Quay M. Johnson.

They also leave to cherish their memory Nathan Coley (grandfather), Catherine Johnson (Nana), Loscie Harris (grandmother), aunts, uncles, loving cousins and friends.

A graveside service will be conducted at Roosevelt Memorial Park, 1101 Campostella Road, Chesapeake, Wednesday at 11 a.m.

Graves Funeral Home Inc., is handling arrangements.

:The Virginian-Pilot; :Jul 30, 2007; :Hampton Roads; :26

Arnola L. Thornton

PORTSMOUTH - Arnola Lewis Thornton, 79, of the 500 block of Weaver Circle, died July 26, 2007, in Bon Secours Maryview

Medical Center. Born in Baltimore, she was the widow of Vernon S. Thornton. She was a member of Mount Sinai Church, Portsmouth, and a senior group.

Survivors include two daughters, Lethia Freeman (Calvin) of Portsmouth and Arlene B. Daughtry (Paul) of Suffolk; a son, Stanley L. Thornton of Portsmouth; three sisters, Annie Mercer of Suffolk, Sally Clay of Portsmouth and Lula Brown of Norfolk; three brothers, Square Lewis of Chesapeake, George Lewis of England and Earl Lewis of Portsmouth; five grandchildren; two greatgrandchildren; nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws and friends. She was predeceased by two brothers.

A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Chesapeake, by Pastor Richie Sessoms. Viewing at Corprew Funeral Home will begin at 2 p.m. today. The family will be at the funeral home from 6 to 7 p.m. today.

:The Virginian-Pilot; :Jul 30, 2007; :Hampton Roads; :26

Henry W. Broderick Jr.

VIRGINIA BEACH - Henry W. “Butch” Broderick Jr., 58, of the 5400 block of Wexford Court, passed away July 26, 2007. A native of Brooklyn, N.Y., Butch was a retired Vietnam War veteran for the United States Army.

Henry attended Rochester Institute of Technology as a business management major. He received several awards including the Purple Heart, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal and Combat Infantry Badge.

Henry leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Arlethea Broderick of Long Island, N.Y.; a stepson, Jermaine Johnson of Long Island; his mother, Bernice Hanson of Virginia Beach; two sisters, Theresa Thrower of Virginia Beach and Loretta Broderick of Brooklyn; three brothers, Albert Fiol of Bronx, N.Y., Isaac Broderick of New York City and Fred Broderick of Nashville, Tenn.; a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and other family and friends.

A funeral will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Pembroke Manor United Church of Christ, 600 Independence Blvd., Virginia Beach. Interment will follow in Rosewood Memorial Park. The family will receive relatives and friends for remembrance and visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Beach Funeral Services, Inc., 4456 Bonney Road, Virginia Beach.

You may send condolences to the family online at www.beachfuneralservices.com. Kevin A. Sanderlin funeral director.

Marriage Search Engines

[ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]

User-Contributed Obituaries Forum is maintained by GenealogyBuff with WebBBS 5.12.

Click to Search Large Databases


Understand what your DNA says about your health,
traits and family history. Explore Your DNA Today at
23andMe.com. Get 10% off each additional kit.


Incredibly COOL Genealogy Databases
on the Web!

 


First Name:
Last Name:

Search through tons of fulltext obits
from all over the United States.

SURNAME ONLY SEARCHES
WORK BEST!


First Name:
Last Name:

Search through tons of marriage records
from all over the United States.

SURNAME ONLY SEARCHES
WORK BEST!


Miscellaneous Obituaries Collection
Surname Research Tool
Origin, immigration, life-expectancy, etc. for this surname:

You must use the SUBMIT button; hitting ENTER will not work!
Data is extrapolated freely from Ancestry.com


  If the results that you get turn out to be a death notice rather than an obituary, many times you can find a fulltext obituary by doing a search HERE.


Search ALL Deaths, Burials, Cemeteries & Obituaries


STATE OBITUARY ARCHIVES:

Alabama  - Alaska  - Arizona  - Arkansas  - California  - Colorado  - Connecticut  - Delaware  - Florida  - Georgia  - Hawaii  - Idaho  - Illinois  - Indiana  - Iowa  - Kansas  - Kentucky  - Louisiana  - Maine  - Maryland  - Massachusetts  - Michigan  - Minnesota  - Mississippi  - Missouri  - Montana  - Nebraska  - Nevada  - New Hampshire  - New Jersey  - New Mexico  - New York  - North Carolina  - North Dakota  - Ohio  - Oklahoma  - Oregon  - Pennsylvania  - Rhode Island  - South Carolina  - South Dakota  - Tennessee  - Texas  - Utah  - Vermont  - Virginia  - Washington  - West Virginia  - Wisconsin  - Wyoming
United Kingdom


STATE MARRIAGES SEARCH ENGINES:

Alabama  - Arizona  - Arkansas  - California  - Connecticut  - Georgia  - Idaho  - Illinois  - Indiana  - Iowa  - Kansas  - Louisiana  - Maryland  - Massachusetts  - Michigan  - Mississippi  - Missouri  - Nebraska  - New Mexico  - New York  - North Carolina  - Ohio  - Pennsylvania  - South Carolina  - Tennessee  - Texas  - Virginia  - West Virginia


Search ALL Obituaries in Ancestry.com Databases:

AL - AK - CA - CO - CT - DE - FL - GA - HI - IA - ID - IL - IN - KS - KY - LA - MA - MD - ME - MI - MN - MO - MS - MT - NC - ND - NE - NH - NJ - NM - NV - NY - OH - OK - OR - PA - RI - SC - SD - TN - TX - UT - VA - VT - WA - WI - WV - WY


From Archives.com:

Death Records

Cemetery Records

Obituary Records

Marriage Records

Birth Records

Divorce Records

Vital Records


Show ALL Obituary Collections

User-Contributed Genealogy Data Forum

User-Contributed Obituary Forum

Library of Genealogy Files

United States Newspaper Directory

United States Counties

United States Cities


NEWSPAPER ARCHIVES:


Alabama Newspapers
Alaska Newspapers
Arizona Newspapers
Arkansas Newspapers
California Newspapers
Colorado Newspapers
Connecticut Newspapers
Delaware Newspapers
Florida Newspapers
Georgia Newspapers
Idaho Newspapers
Illinois Newspapers
Indiana Newspapers
Iowa Newspapers
Kansas Newspapers
Kentucky Newspapers
Louisiana Newspapers
Maine Newspapers
Maryland Newspapers
Massachusetts Newspapers
Michigan Newspapers
Minnesota Newspapers
Missouri Newspapers
Montana Newspapers
Nebraska Newspapers
Nevada Newspapers
New Hampshire Newspapers
New Jersey Newspapers
New Mexico Newspapers
New York Newspapers
North Carolina Newspapers
North Dakota Newspapers
Ohio Newspapers
Oklahoma Newspapers
Oregon Newspapers
Pennsylvania Newspapers
Rhode Island Newspapers
South Carolina Newspapers
South Dakota Newspapers
Tennessee Newspapers
Texas Newspapers
Utah Newspapers
Virginia Newspapers
Washington Newspapers
West Virginia Newspapers



Alabama Census Records

Alaska Census Records

Arizona Census Records

Arkansas Census Records

California Census Records

Colorado Census Records

Connecticut Census Records

Delaware Census Records

Florida Census Records

Georgia Census Records

Idaho Census Records

Illinois Census Records

Indiana Census Records

Iowa Census Records

Kansas Census Records

Kentucky Census Records

Louisiana Census Records

Maine Census Records

Maryland Census Records

Massachusetts Census Records

Michigan Census Records

Minnesota Census Records

Missouri Census Records

Montana Census Records

Nebraska Census Records

Nevada Census Records

New Hampshire Census Records

New Jersey Census Records

New Mexico Census Records

New York Census Records

North Carolina Census Records

North Dakota Census Records

Ohio Census Records

Oklahoma Census Records

Oregon Census Records

Pennsylvania Census Records

Rhode Island Census Records

South Carolina Census Records

South Dakota Census Records

Tennessee Census Records

Texas Census Records

Utah Census Records

Virginia Census Records

Washington Census Records

West Virginia Census Records

 

 


Subscribe to Archives.com to have access to billions of records:

Confirm birth and death dates with the Social Security Death Index:


CanadianObits.com - 1880USCensus.com - MortalitySchedules.com - SSDI-Search.com - Surname Search Utility - GenLookups.com - Marriage Search Engines
Return to Main Page


One of the sponsors of this site is: Ancestry.com