Sandra Jean Jackson, 45, of Manassas, died Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2001 at her home.
Service Sources of Fairfax is credited with providing a way for Sandy to contribute to her community for 19 years.
Survivors include one sister, Patricia A. Castle of Manassas; one brother, Robert Jackson; and her fiance, Fred Pickett of Fairfax.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday and 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at Price Funeral Home, 9609 Center Street., Manassas, where a prayer service will be held at 11 a.m. Burial will take place at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.
Philip Eugene Ruckert, 66, of Manassas, died Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2001 at Potomac Hospital.
He was a retired plumber.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Louise Ruckert of Manassas; one step-daughter, Karen Dawson of Remington; and three grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Quantico National Cemetery. The funeral procession will leave Blasius-Baker Funeral Home, 9320 West Street. in Manassas at 10 a.m.
Edwin Oliver Rollins, 80, of Manassas died Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2001 at his home.
He was a longtime resident of Vienna before moving to the Manassas area.
Preceded in death by his first wife, Dorothy Fowler Rollins, and one brother, Jack Rollins, he is survived by his wife, Alice Rollins of Manassas; his children, Edward A. Rollins of Woodbridge, Pamela G. Sacknoff of Burke, Amy L. Schrader of West End, N.C.; stepchildren, Mark E. Galbraith of Scottsville, Jeannette A. Galbraith of Manassas, Danita G. Hewitt of Winchester, Bonnie G. King of Ashburn, and Lynn Parker of Manassas; three grandchildren and nine step-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at Lee Funeral Home, 8521 Sudley Road, Manassas, where services will be held Monday at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Quantico National Cemetery in Triangle.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to the American Cancer Society, 124 Park Street., Vienna 22180 or to the Make a Wish Foundation, 10920 Connecticut Avenue., Suite 1600, Kensington, Md. 20895 in memory of Edwin Rollins.
Helen Estelle Davis, 78, of Northern Virginia, died Monday, Feb. 12, 2001, at Hospice of Northern Virginia.
She was born in Washington, D.C., and was a longtime resident of Northern Virginia.
Preceded in death by her husband, Elmer Martin Davis; a son, Herbert R. Davis; and a brother, Charles Burke, survivors include four sons, James L. Davis, Donald R. Davis, Wayne S. Davis and William H. Davis; four daughters, Cinderella Collins, Diane Harlowe, Karen Jones and Doris Harr; two sisters, Mary Dodson and Dorothy Brown; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Friends may call today from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at Miller Funeral Home, 3200 Golansky Blvd., Woodbridge, where services will be held at noon Thursday in the Miller Chapel.
Burial will follow at National Memorial Park.
Melvin Carter, 60, of Manassas, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2002, at his home.
He was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church in McLean.
He is survived by his wife, Louise Carter of Manassas; one daughter, Brenda Lee Lansdown of Manassas; three brothers, Dan Carter Jr. and Leroy Carter, both of Manassas, and Robert Lee Carter of Herndon; five sisters, Isabelle Allred of Washington, D.C., Lottie Williams and Catherine Corum, both of Falls Church, Gladys Lee Corum of Herndon and Deborah J. Winston of Fairfax; four grandchildren, one great-grandchild and many other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Ames Funeral Home, 8914 Quarry Road, Manassas, where services will be held at noon Wednesday, the Rev. Ronald Winters officiating. Interment will be held at Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery in McLean.
Romanno A. Head
Romanno Avellino Head, 22, of Woodbridge, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2002.
He was a graduate of Woodbridge High School and a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Woodbridge.
He is survived by one son, Brandon Williams of Woodbridge; his parents, Robert L. and Wanda Head of Woodbridge; his mother, Jane Myers-Head; three brothers, Marcello Myers of Columbus, Ohio, and Kevin Marable and Antoine Head, both of Woodbridge; a sister, Myioshi Myers of Columbus; grandparents, Ernestine and Jesse Head of Chicago and Elizabeth Myers of Columbus; and many other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Woodbridge, where services will be held at noon, the Rev. C. A. Lundy officiating. Interment will be held at Stafford Memorial Park, Stafford.
Arrangements are by Ames Funeral Home, Manassas.
Josephine S. Napier
Josephine Smolenski Napier, 79, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2002, at Prince William Hospital, from complications following a stroke.
She was born April 7, 1922, in Earling, W.Va., the daughter of the late Marian and Julia Smolenski. She moved to Northern Virginia in 1967 and was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Manassas. She was a retired school teacher and taught students in Prince William County Schools for more than 20 years. She graduated from Morris Harvey College in Charleston, W.Va., and received her master's degree from Marshall University in Huntington, W.Va. She received her final graduation at 9 p.m. on Jan. 5. At the age of 22, she received Jesus Christ as her personal Savior. She was a member of the Retired Teachers Association.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Hobert Napier, who died in 1998, and one daughter, Sharon Lea Napier Hall, who died in 1996.
Survivors include one son, Hobert "Hobie" Napier Jr. and his wife, Kathy, of Deltona, Fla.; one sister, Irene Mazon of Man, W.Va.; her twin brothers, Harry and Clem Smolenski, both of South Point, Ohio; a son-in-law, William H. Hall V of Orlando, Fla.; six grandsons, William H. Hall VI, John Napier Hall, David Marian Hall, Timothy Napier, James M. Napier and Daniel Paul Napier; and five great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Price Funeral Home, 9609 Center St., Manassas, where services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dr. Samuel H. Letson Jr. and the Rev. Stanford D. Stone officiating. Interment will follow at Manassas City Cemetery with grandsons serving as pallbearers.
Gloria L. Ford
Gloria L. Ford, 72, a resident of Birmingham Green Nursing Home in Manassas, formerly of Midland, died Saturday, July 21, 2001.
She is survived by six children, Karen Bipera of Corpus Christi, Texas, Robin Campbell of Midland, Billie J. and Michael Allan Ford, both of Vidor, Texas, Romari Gray of Mechanicsville, Md., and Stormy Ford of El Cajon, Calif.; two nieces, Patricia Ackers and Peggy Daniels; nephew Tommy Jones; 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the home of her daughter, Robin Campbell of Midland. A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Monday at the Morrisville United Methodist Church in Bealton, with the Rev. Mike Payne officiating.
The family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to Birmingham Green, 8605 Centreville Road, Manassas, VA 20110.
Elma C. Barak
Elma Campbell Barak, 70, of Manassas, died Monday, May 20, 2002, at Prince William Hospital in Manassas.
She was the former co-owner of Brown-Barak Insurance (now the Harris Agency) in Manassas.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 37 years, John P. Barak Jr., who died in 1992 and her parents, John W. and Marguerite Taylor Campbell.
Survivors include one sister, Jean W. Lederer of Fairfax; one niece, Pamela Jensen of Herndon; and two grand-nieces.
The family will receive friends from 7:30 to 8 p.m., Thursday at Price Funeral Home, 9609 Center St., Manassas, where a memorial service will be held at 8 p.m., with the Rev. William B. Day Jr. officiating. Inurnment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to Manassas City Animal Shelter, 9050 Liberia Ave., Manassas, VA 20110, in memory of Elma Campbell Barak.
Altheda M. Blackwell
Altheda Mae Blackwell, 80, of Dale City, died Sunday, May 19, 2002, at Westminster at Lake Ridge.
She moved to Woodbridge in 1985 and into Westminster in 1993. She was a member of the Woodbridge Senior Center where she participated in various activities. She was an avid bingo player, and she especially enjoyed spending time with her family, shopping at the Dale City KMart and eating at Bob Evans restaurant.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank W. Blackwell. Survivors include one daughter, Marlene J. Brumbaugh of Dale City; two sons, James Bonomo and Frank Blackwell, both of Florida; adopted son, Jerry Leverock of Lorton; one sister, Shirley Singer of Pennsylvania; and seven grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Thursday at 10:30 a.m., at Westminster at Lake Ridge, 12191 Clipper Drive, Lake Ridge. Interment will be private.
Arrangements by Mountcastle Funeral Home, 4143 Dale Blvd., Dale City.
E-mail contributions may be sent to Mountcastle.net.
Rachel F. Hess
Rachel Frances Hess, 75, of Herndon, died Sunday, May 19, 2002, at Fauquier Hospital, Warrenton.
Survivors include three sisters, Gracie Taylor of Lexington, Elizabeth Stone of Wooster, Ohio, and Mary Margaret Morgan of Haymarket; several nieces and nephews and greatnieces and grandnephews.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Price Funeral Home, 9609 Center St., Manassas. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Gainesville Presbyterian Church, 16127 Lee Highway, Gainesville, with the Rev. Jack Lash officiating. Interment will be held at Salem Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Greenbriar County, W.Va.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of flowers, or memorial contributions to Hospice of Fauquier County, 42 North Fifth St., Warrenton, VA 20186.
Stephen M. Young
Stephen Michael Young, 27, of Gwinn, Mich., formerly of Dale City, died Monday, May 13, 2002, at his home.
He was born July 15, 1974 at Fort Belvoir, the son of Stephen Murphy Young and Betty Young.
He was a 1991 graduate of Osbourn Park High School and had been pursuing a degree in education at Northern Michigan University. He also was employed with Pomps Tire in Marquette, Mich. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, dogs, cars, computers, riding Harley Davidson motorcycles and was a fan of NASCAR and the Detroit Red Wings.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Audrey; and his grandparents, Robert A. and Doris H. Young.
Survivors include his parents, Stephen M. and Helen Young of San Antonio and Betty and Ken Bartlett of Fredericksburg; children, Noah Dylan and Avery Hunter; maternal grandparents, Ryland and Audrey Allen of Dale City; his fiancee, Christina Woodring of Skandia, Mich.; several aunts, uncles and cousins.
A memorial service will be held today at the Canale-Tonella Funeral Home in Marquette at 11a.m., with the Rev. Mac Woody officiating. A service will also be held on Saturday at the King's Highway Baptist Church in Fredericksburg at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Willis Dempsey and the Rev. Ron Thayer officiating. The family suggests those attending the services to wear "casual attire."
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association or the American Heart Association.
Gloria M. Anderson
Gloria M. Anderson, 71, of Widewater, died Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2001, at her residence.
She resided in Prince William County since the age of 16 and had lived in Stafford since 1955.
She was a member of Salem United Methodist Church in Stafford. She worked at the First National Bank of Quantico, Triangle office from 1952-67.
She worked at Eby & Walker in Dumfries as a bookkeeper and was owner-operator of the Widewater Grocery from 1984 to 1999.
Preceded in death by her daughter, Barbara Ann Abel, she is survived by her husband, James Alfred "Andy" Anderson; one daughter, Kathryn Louise Collins of Fredericksburg; four sisters, Margaret I. Cropp and Glenda Marie Woolfrey, both of Nags Head, N.C., Mary Louise Dye of Hartwood and Betty Lucille Musselman of Fredericksburg; two brothers, William F. Smith Jr. of Rochester, N.Y., and Robert E. Smith of Springfield; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. today at Mountcastle Funeral Home, 4143 Dale Blvd., Dale City, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday with the Rev. Henry Amidon officiating. Interment will follow at Dumfries Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Mary Washington Hospice, 2119 Lafayette Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22401; or to Salem Methodist Church in Widewater.
Christie O. Dent Jr.
Christie O. Dent Jr., 76, of Stafford, died Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2001, at Dogwood North, Stafford.
He retired after 27 years as assistant manager of the commissary at Quantico Marine Corps Base, and then retired from P.C. Goodloe Asphalt after 11 years of service.
He was a member, deacon and trustee at Ramoth Baptist Church. With his wife, he established the Ramoth Baptist Church Cemetery Memorial Fund, and was a member of the Ramoth Baptist Church Brotherhood. He was a U.S. Army veteran.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Hazel K. Dent; two daughters, Shirley K. Thompson and Beverly A. Helmke, both of Stafford; one brother, Harold "Dishpan" E. Dent of Stafford; four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and three stepgreat-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. today at Mullins & Thompson Stafford Chapel. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Ramoth Baptist Church with the Rev. Howard W. Lawrence, the Rev. Ray Vinson and the Rev. Craig Polston officiating. Burial will follow at Ramoth Baptist Church Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ramoth Baptist Church Cemetery Memorial Fund, 1796 Courthouse Road, Stafford, VA 22554.