Miscellaneous Northampton County, Virginia Obituaries
MARGARET GILLIS BOTT, 85, of Jamesville died Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2000, at her home. A graveside service will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Belle Haven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the Eastern Shore, PO Box 332, Onancock, Va. 23417. Arrangements are being handled by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore.
HELEN TOWE CAMPBELL, 72, of Oakland Park, Va., died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, at Shore Memorial Hospital. A graveside service will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Johnson's Cemetery. Flowers will be accepted or memorial donations may be sent to the charity of one's choice. Arrangements are being handled by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore.
CLARENCE FITZGERALD CHESSER, 81, of Assawoman died Friday, Aug. 11, 2000. A graveside funeral service will be held today at 2 p.m. at John W. Taylor Memorial Cemetery in Temperanceville. Arrangements are by Williams-Parksley Funeral Home in Parksley.
LEROY GRIMES, 94, husband of the late Ella Mae Grimes, died at Brooklyn Hospital Center on Monday, Aug. 7, 2000. Born in Portsmouth, Va., Mr. Grimes was the pastor of the Church of God and True Holiness. Funeral services were held at Cornish Funeral Home, Cheriton, on Monday, Aug. 14, at 1 p.m. The Rev. John Wynder officiated. Interment was in African Baptist Church Cemetery, Cheriton. Mr. Grimes is survived by two daughters, Erma Spady of Brooklyn, N.Y. and Mary Perry of Baltimore, Md.; a son, Leroy Grimes Jr. of Brooklyn; a daughter-in-law, Mazelle Grimes; a sister, Helen Doughtie; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Arrangements were made by Cornish Funeral Home, Cheriton.
LEE VINCENT JULIAN, 89, husband of the late Helen Doka Julian and Nancy Smith Julian and a resident of Smith’s Beach, died at his residence on Saturday, Aug. 12, 2000. Born in Bridgeport, Conn., and reared in Queens, N.Y., Mr. Julian was the retired owner of Lee Julian, Inc. Mr. Julian is survived by a daughter, Candace S. Nottingham of Smith’s Beach; a brother, Henry Edward Pierce of Peconic, N.Y.; two grandchildren, Lee Foster Nottingham III and April Leigh Nottingham; three nieces, Janet Evers, Nancy Will and Janice Prigge; and four nephews, Andrew and Gene Wlock and Paul and Donald Stevens. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Eastern Shore, P.O. Box 332, Onancock, VA 23417. Arrangements were made by Fox and James Funeral Home, Eastville.
DONALD ALEXANDER MARSH, 61, husband of Bonnie Marsh and a resident of Cape May Court House, N.J., formerly of Onancock, died at Burdette Tomlin Memorial Hospital on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2000. Born in Cape Charles, Mr. Marsh worked for the Cape May County MUA and the Magnesite Plant in Cape May County. He served in the U.S. Army and the New Jersey Army National Guard. He was a member of the Moose Lodge of Wildwood Crest, the Villas Fishing Club, Local #195 of the Cape May County MUA, and the VFW Post #3725, where he was Post Jr. Vice Commander. Funeral services were conducted from the graveside at the Fairview Lawn Cemetery on Monday, Aug. 14, at 2 p.m. The Rev. Charles Shumate officiated. Other than his wife, Mr. Marsh is survived by his children, Jeffrey W. Davis, Monty K. Davis and Timothy N. Davis, all of Newport News, Va., and Kimberly Davis of Poquoson, Va.; his mother, Gladys C. Marsh of Onancock; a brother, Van C. Marsh of Onancock; and ten grandchildren. Arrangements were made by Williams Funeral Home, Onancock.
IRENE CROCKETT HUNDLEY MAURER, 87, of The Hermitage on the Eastern Shore and formerly of Cashville died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2000. A graveside funeral service will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at Mount Holly Cemetery in Onancock. Arrangements are by Williams-Onancock Funeral Home in Onancock.
RICHARD “RICK” DION SAVAGE, 27, of Onley died Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2000. A private funeral service with military honors was held. Arrangements are by Williams-Parksley Funeral Home in Parksley.
MOLLY M. LYNCH, 72, of Greenbackville died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2000, at her home. A graveside service will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Franklin City Cemetery in Greenbackville. Friends may call Wednesday evening from 7 to 9 at Fox Funeral Home in Temperanceville. Memorial contributions may be sent to Hospice of the Eastern Shore, PO Box 33, Onancock, Va.
EFFIE SUSAN RICHARDSON, 95, a resident of Salisbury, Md., died at Arcadia Nursing Center on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2000. A native of Bridgetown, Miss Richardson was the daughter of the late Edward Davis and Mary Carpenter Richardson. She was a retired bookkeeper for Bounds Package Corp., Hebron, Md., and Long Law Offices, Salisbury. Graveside services were held at Johnson’s Cemetery on Saturday, Aug. 12, at 11 a.m. conducted by Rev. Jack D. Pruitt. Miss Richardson is survived by two sisters, Elizabeth R. Phillips of Keller, and Thelma R. Byrd of Glenoma, Wash.; and several nieces and nephews. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Shore Memorial Cancer Center, P.O. Box 17, Nassawadox, VA 23413. Family and friends may call at the house of her niece, Mary Ann Miles, Belle Haven, anytime. Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home, Exmore.
CHRISTINE ROGERS, 67, a resident of Belle Haven, died at Shore Memorial Hospital, Nassawadox, on Friday, July 28, 2000. Born in Cape Charles and reared in Belle Haven, Ms. Rogers was the daughter of the late Flossie Fisher Rogers. She was a homemaker. Funeral services were conducted at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church on Saturday, Aug. 5, at 1 p.m. Pastor Jeffrey Smith officiated. Interment was in New Mt. Zion Church Cemetery, Painter. Ms. Rogers is survived by a daughter, Sharon Denise Rogers of Belle Haven; two sons, Bryan Keith Rogers of Belle Haven and Michael Rogers of Parksley; and two grandchildren. Arrangements were made by Giddens Memorial Funeral Home, Painter.
PV2 RICHARD “RICH” DION SAVAGE, 27, husband of Gay Rebecca Savage and a resident of Onley, died in Treherneville on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2000. Born in Nassawadox, Mr. Savage was the son of Richard G. Savage. He was a welder. Funeral services were private with military honors. Other than his wife and father, Mr. Savage is survived by a daughter, Kaitlyn Savage, and a cousin, Jim Taylor. Arrangements were made by Williams Funeral Home, Parksley.
ARTHUR A. THOMAS, 47, a resident of Treherneville, died in Treherneville on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2000. Born and reared in Northampton County, Mr. Thomas was the son of the late William and Dorothy Kellam Thomas. Funeral services were held at Antioch Baptist Church on Saturday, Aug. 12, at 3 p.m. The Rev. W.R. Ponds officiated. Interment was in the church cemetery. Mr. Thomas is survived by a daughter, Shaneathia Austis of Onancock; seven sisters, Alice Giddens of Chester, Md., Mary H. Weeks of Machipongo, Gladys Perkins of Accomac, Lola Harmon of Belle Haven, Barbara Williams of Treherneville, Geraldine Tankard of Hare Valley and Vera Bailey of Eastville; four brothers, William Giddens of Birdsnest, Howard Thomas of Eastville, Robert Thomas of Machipongo and Samuel Thomas of Cheriton; three grandchildren; 18 nieces; 13 nephews; a son-in-law; three brothers-in-law; three sisters-in-law; and many other relatives. Arrangements were made by John O. Morris Funeral Home, Nassawadox.
RODRIGO PEREZ VELAZQUEZ, 23, husband of Gloria Perez Verdugo and a resident of Dreamland Trailer Park, Accomac, died at Shore Memorial Hospital, Nassawadox, on Sunday, Aug. 6, 2000. Born in Pavencul, Mexico, Mr. Velazquez was the son of Aurelio Perez and Clementa Velazquez. Funeral services were held at St. Peter’s Catholic Church on Saturday, Aug. 12, at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Pavencul. Other than his wife and parents, Mr. Velazquez is survived by a daughter, Maira Perez. Arrangements were made by B.D. Holland Funeral Home, Nassawadox. Nacido el 13 Marzo de 1977, Fellecido el 6 de Agosto del 2000. Capilla Ardiente: St. Peter’s Church, Viernes, 11 del Agosto de 7:30 a 9:00 de la noche, Sabado, 12 de Agosto de 10 a 11 de ca manaña. Misa de Funeral: Sabado, 12 de Agosto a las 12 del mediodia. Rodrigo sera’ transladado en avion, para que sus restos mortales sean enterrados en el cementerio de Pacencul, Tapachula, Mexico.
LARENCE WILLARD ``SPARKY'' GLADDING, 80, of Bloxom died Friday, Sept. 8, 2000. A funeral service will be held today at 3 p.m. at Williams-Parksley Funeral Home in Parksley. Interment will be in Parksley Cemetery.