Louise Valentine Peterson, 93, of Leesburg died Monday, Feb. 28, 2000, at Loudoun Hospital Center.
She was a member of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Aldie and a member of the Housekeeper Club.
Survivors include one daughter, Mollie Parker of Washington; one sister, Emma Ellis of Washington; and six grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received at noon Saturday at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Aldie, where services will be held at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Chester L. Banks officiating. Interment will be in Gleedsville Cemetery in Leesburg. Arrangements by Ames Funeral Home, Inc. of Manassas.
Chad William Price, 35, of Centreville died Sunday, Feb. 27, 2000, at D.C. General Hospital in Washington.
He was a 1983 graduate of San Ranon Valley High School and a 1991 graduate of San Francisco State College.
Survivors include his wife of eight years, Cindy H. Price; one daughter, Desirať Price; two sons, Chad Joseph Prince and Max Theodore Price, all at home; his mother and step-father, Carree H. and Dr. Robert Picker of Walnut Creek, Calif.; his father and step-mother, Theodore J. and Mary Margaret Price of Linden, Calif.; 15 brothers and sisters and maternal grandmother, Nell Lyon of Paradise Pines, Calif.
The funeral liturgy will be offered at 2 p.m. today at St. Andrew's the Apostle Catholic Church, 6720 Union Mill Road, Clifton with the Rev. John DeCelles officiating. Interment will follow at Stonewall Memory Gardens, Manassas.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Chad Price Children's Fund, PO Box 5017, Springfield 22150.
Erving Syvania Swann, 47, of Front Royal died Monday, Feb. 28, 2000.
He was a U.S. Air Force veteran and a member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church in Herndon; and a computer engineer.
Survivors include two sons, Christopher Swann of Bronx, N.Y., and Anthony Frederick of Front Royal; three daughters, Erica Mohammed of Largo, Md., Elizabeth Swann of San Diego, and Crystal Swann of Slidel, La.; three brothers, Melville Tibbs and Ken Tibbs, both of Manassas, and Lloyd Tibbs of Sterling; and three sisters, Linda Tanks of Front Royal, Janice Swann-Campbell of Durham, N.C., and Sandra Hill of Dale City.
Visitation will be held from noon until 12:30 p.m today, where services will follow at 12:30 p.m. at Salem Baptist Church, Marshall, with the Rev. Wendell Grant officiating. Burial will be in Culpeper National Cemetery, Culpeper.
Arrangements by Joyners Funeral Home, Inc., Warrenton.
Evelyn Alpha Thurston, 86, of Fairfax Station died Wednesday, March 1, 2000, at Inova Fairfax Hospital.
She was a member of Mount Calvary Baptist Church in Fairfax, and Mabel V. Payne Women's Fellowship.
Survivors include two sons, George Anderson of Denver, and Emmett R. Anderson of Fairfax Station; one foster son, Edward E. Beard of Denver; one sister, Fredia Pope; and 14 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends at 10 a.m. Saturday at Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 4325 Chainbridge Road, Fairfax, with the Rev. James G. Austin Jr. officiating. Interment will be in Highland Memorial Gardens, Broomfield, Colo.
Arrangements by Ames Funeral Home, Inc, Manassas.
Paula Ann Williams, 56, of Lake Ridge died Tuesday, March 7, 2000, at her home.
She was the assistant principal at Christa McAuliffe Elementary School in Dale City.
She graduated from Wichita State University and the Institute of Logopedics in 1965 with a bachelor of arts degree in elementary education and speech pathology; and earned a master of education degree with an Endorsement in Administration from the University of Virginia in 1995.
Prior to becoming an elementary school administrator, she had 25 years of experience teaching preschool through 12th-grade in nine different states. Working in special education departments, she worked extensively with handicapped children. She was awarded county Teacher of the Year in three states during her career. She established the speech/hearing program in the Biloxi, Mississippi Public School System in 1966.
In 1970, she co-developed the first preschool speech program and the first program for autistic children in the San Juan Public School System, Sacramento, Calif. From 1972 to 1975 she was the Special Olympics coordinator for annual meets with seven counties in Florida.
She established a recording facility for the Association for the Blind in Brevard County, Fla., where she became a registered, approved reader and narrator for the Library of Congress. She also co-developed an independent living program for blind/deaf adults.
After moving to Virginia in 1981, she served as a speech pathologist in the Prince William County school system; becoming an administrator. She also served as a consultant and presenter to numerous county and state quality management and school-based management conferences.
She was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Lake Ridge.
Preceded in death by her parents, Joseph Michael Mullen Sr. and Thelma Marie Fisher, she is survived by her husband Lt.Col. James C. Williams Jr., USAF retired; one sister, Patricia L. Hutton of Woodbridge; and two brothers, Joseph M. Mullen Jr. of Virginia Beach, and Carl W. Mullen of Wichita, Kan.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Mountcastle Funeral Home, 4143 Dale Blvd., Dale City. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 12805 Valleywood Dr., Lake Ridge, with the Rev. Connor McGrath officiating. Burial will follow at Quantico National Cemetery, Triangle.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Dr. Keith D. Lillemo, 600 N. Wolfe St., Room 679, Blalock, Baltimore, Md. 21287 in memory of Paula Ann Williams.
Gene "Tony" Tallman, 66, of Woodbridge died Wednesday, March 8, 2000, at North Arundel Hospital.
He lived in the Woodbridge community for more than 30 years. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1959 to 1965 and received the Good Conduct Medal and the Air Force Longevity Service Award. He retired from the U.S. Government Veteran's Administration and was currently employed as an advertising account executive with the Potomac News.
Preceded in death by his wife, Eleanor Tallman, he is survived by one son, Michael Anthony Tallman of Woodbridge; one sister, Joette Tallman of New York; and one brother, Thomas Tallman of New York.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at Miller Funeral Home, 3200 Golansky Blvd., Woodbridge. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, with the Rev. David Bohannon officiating. Burial will follow at Quantico National Cemetery, Triangle.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, 3200 Old Bridge Road, Woodbridge 22192, in memory of Gene Tallman.
Robert Dean "Skip" Gilbert, 46, of Manassas died Tuesday, March 7, 2000, at his home.
Survivors include his wife of 21 years, Mary Gilbert; two daughters, Angeleque Gilbert and Amber Nicole Gilbert, both of the home; two sisters, Penny Stelly and Kathy Dubois; two brothers, Ray Choate and Ardley Miller, all of Louisiana and one granddaughter.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, March 11 at Price Funeral Home, 9609 Center Street with the Rev. John Nowlin, Rev. Brett Andrews, and Ken Ihle officiating. Interment will be private.
Price Funeral Home of Manassas was in charge of arrangements.
Christina Jane Santos Robinson, 51, of Manassas died Tuesday, March 7, 2000, at the Prince William Hospital in Manassas.
Christina was a former volunteer and employee of Some Other Place at Ecumenical Mission in Urban Ministry providing emergency assistance for familes in need.
Survivors include her husband of 29 years, Donald Robinson; three children, Julie Anna Robinson of Occoquan, Melissa Lins Robinson of Houston, Texas, and Amy Elizabeth Robinson of Chicago; her mother, Mildred Gayle Rush Santos of Napa, Calif.; one brother, Michael Santos of Rodeo, Calif.; three sisters, Patricia Joan Young of Napa, Calif., Judy Georgina Counts of Brester, Wash., and Deborah Kay Santos, of Napa, Calif.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday at Price Funeral Home, 9609 Center St., where a vigil for the deceased will be said at 7:30 p.m.
The funeral liturgy will be offered at 11:30 a.m., Saturday at All Saints Catholic Church, 9300 Stonewall Road, Manassas, with the Rev. Paul M. Eversole officiating. Interment will be private.
Memorials may be directed to Some Other Place, PO Box 843, Bean, Texas, 77704.
Ernest Vaughan Jr.
Ernest E. Vaughan Jr., 58, of Dale City died Monday, March 6, 2000, at the Potomac Hospital.
Survivors include his wife, Beulah Vaughan of Dale City; his mother, Mary Vaughan of Washington, D.C.; one son, Mark Vaughan of Washington, D.C.; two daughters, Renee Vaughan and Tonie Vaughan, both of Texas; six sisters, Anne Vaughan, Betty Lou Vaughan, Doris Vaughan, P. Vaughan and Rachel Vaughan, all of Washington D. C. and Georgia Vaughan of Alexandria; four brothers, Jerome Vaughan, Lee Vaughan, Matthew Vaughn and Penny Vaughan, all of Washington, D. C.
Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Mountcastle Funeral Home, 4143 Dale Blvd. where services will be held Monday at 11 a. m. at Mountcastle Funeral Home, wih the Rev. Lee A. Batchelor officiating.
Burial will be in Stafford Memorial Park.
Nora Nixon, 52, of Stafford died Thursday, March 9, 2000, at the Mary Washington Hospital.
She was administrative secretary for Litton PRC of McLean; a member and past president of the Aquia/Stafford Lions Club and sat on the District Board of Governors.
Survivors include her husband, Charles Nixon; one step-son Russell Hager Nixon of Rockville, Md.; parents Jacob and Mildred Glushakow of Coconut Creek, Fla.; two sisters, Peggy Vazana of North Miami, Fla. and Fran Glushakow of Ownings Mills, Md.; and one brother, Bruce Glushakow of Beijing, China.
The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. on Friday at Mullins & Thompson Funeral Home, Stafford where services will be held at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Claude Suldanka officiating. Burial will be in Columbia Gardens Cemetery in Arlington, with Cantor Mayer Smith officiating.
Arrangements by Mullins & Thompson Funeral Services, Stafford.
Georgie S. Keene-Hurley, 78, of Elkton, formerly of Manassas, died Monday, March 20, 2000, at her home.
She was a member of Manassas Church of God.
Preceded in death by her first husband, Rel Keene, she is survived by her husband, the Rev. Alvie Hurley of Elkton; two daughters, Ruth Lambert of Lexington, N.C., and Gracie Scott of Manassas Park; two sons, Raymond Keene of Fishersville, and William Ralph Keene of Manassas; four brothers, Ellis Shortridge and Chester Shortridge of Richland, Junior Paul Shortridge and Harold Shortridge of Castlewood; four sisters, Dorothy Hale of Columbia, S.C., Trula Shortt and Shirley Compton of Manassas, and Nellie Hall of Maxmeadows; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Services will be held today a 1 p.m. at Blasius-Baker Chapel, with the Rev. Doug Mullins officiating. Burial will follow at Stonewall Memory Gardens.
Gloria J. Carter, 63, of Woodbridge died Friday, March 17, 2000, at Potomac Hospital.
She was a homemaker and a church volunteer. She had lived in Woodbridge for 28 years and was a member of the Church of God in Alexandria for more than 37 years.
She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Charlie Carter of Woodbridge; two sons, Joseph M. Carter of Woodbridge and Charlie Carter Jr. of Dumfries; six half sisters, Estel Simmons of Norfolk, Ola Mae Burns of Moyock, N.C., Leor Bateman of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Elva Edwards of Norfolk, Louise Boyles of Portsmouth and Grace Styons of Nags Head, N.C.; one brother, William J. Ambrose of Alexandria; one stepbrother, James F. Jones of Alexandria; mother and stepfather, Inez and Phillip Jones of Alexandria; and two granddaughters.
Services were held Tuesday at First Baptist Church in Woodbridge with burial at Quantico National Cemetery, Triangle.
Arrangements by Old Town Funeral Choices.
H. Curtis Kestner Jr.
H. Curtis Kestner Jr., 58, of Midland died Wednesday, March 22, 2000, at Fair Oaks Hospital.
He was a contractor with Carrhomes in Annandale.
Survivors include his wife, Sophie Ann Kestner of Midland; his father Harold Curtis Kestner Sr. of Centreville; one son, Gregory Allen Kestner of Goldvein; one daughter, Michele Lee Adams of Bealeton; three sisters, Loretta Barcia of Pensacola, Fla., Debra Whelan of Arlington, and Sharon Canas of Arlington; four brothers, Roby Kestner of Amissville, Jerry Kestner of Oakland, Md,, Randy Kestner of Somerwville, and Daniel Kestner of Manassas; and four grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Moser Funeral Home, Inc., 233 Broadview Ave., Warrenton.
Services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at the Moser Funeral Home with burial at Midland Cemetery in Midland.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart, 7203 Poplar Street, Annandale, 22003.
Arrangements by Moser Funeral Home, Inc., Warrenton.
Clifford Paul Sr.
Clifford Lee Paul Sr., 63, of Manassas, died on Monday, May 8, 2000, at Prince William Hospital.
He moved to the Manassas area in November 1999 and had lived in the Centreville area since 1956. He was a member of the Woodbridge Lodge of the Moose. He also made several donations to the YMCA, Police Association, American Heart Association, American Diabetes Association, Boystown USA, the Easter Seal and many others.
Preceded in death by his mother, Dosha Paul, he is survived by his father, Herbert Paul Sr. of St. Albans, W.Va.; his wife, Patricia Paul of Manassas; two children, Christina Jarrett of Manassas and Clifford Paul Jr. of Sterling; one sister, Elizabeth "Sis" Morris of St. Albans; two brothers, Herbert Paul Jr. and Ernest Paul, both of St. Albans, and one grandson.
The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at Lee Funeral Home, 8521 Sudley Road, Manassas, where funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. Thursday. Burial will follow at Stonewall Memory Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 1290 Seminole Trail, Suite 2, Charlottesville 22901, or the American Heart Association, 8735 Plantation Lane, Manassas 20110, in memory of Clifford Paul Sr.