Monthly Archives: April 2015

Vernelle S. Foster

Vernelle S. Foster, age 91, of Hartfield died Thursday, April 23, 2015. She was the widow of Johnnie Weldon Foster. Survived by her children, Laura F. Hudgins (Hart), Edith M. Tarrant (Buddy), Johnnie Foster (Temple); sisters, Jeanette Armstead and Nellie … Continue reading

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Jane Allen Haynes Timberlake

Jane Allen Haynes Timberlake, age 81 of Gloucester passed away peacefully at her home April 23, 2015. She is survived by her children, R.B. Haynes and his wife Donna of Gloucester, Deborah Haynes and her partner Dawn of Williamsburg, Cheryl … Continue reading

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Edna Hemby Ward

Edna Hemby Ward, 97, of Lakewood Manor, went to be with the Lord on April 11, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband , Clifton Lee Ward, her parents ,Mattie and Frank Hemby, her brother, F.J.Hemby, Jr. and … Continue reading

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Jeffrey Lane Harper

After a long battle with cancer, Jeffrey Lane Harper of Gloucester died at home on Thursday, April 16, 2015, Jeff was born on March 7, 1959 to Philip Joseph and Glorious Ann Harper. He grew up in a large, loving … Continue reading

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Rudolph N. Benson, Jr.

Rudolph N. Benson, Jr., age 79, of Newport News, formerly of Wake, Middlesex County, died Monday, April 13, 2015. He was associated with automobile dealerships on the Peninsula for many years. He was predeceased by his mother and father, Rudolph … Continue reading

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Betty Jo Hailey Sandman

Betty Jo Hailey Sandman, 88, left her failing body behind and ascended to be with her Lord on April 1, 2015. Born August 22, 1926 in Donna, Texas, daughter of a Baptist Minister, the late Virgil McKnight Hailey and Lila … Continue reading

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Richard Earlwin “Big D” Marshall

Richard Earlwin Marshall, “Big D”, 86 of Urbanna, Virginia peacefully passed away on Friday, April 10, 2015 with his wife of 62 years by his side. He was the son of the late Doc Marshall Sr. and Lucy, owners of … Continue reading

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The Reverend James W. Tinney

The Reverend James Warren Tinney, 76, of Urbanna, passed away quietly Easter Sunday morning at Riverside Walter Reed Hospital in Gloucester, Virginia.  He was the oldest son of the late Robert W. and Anna Belle Tinney, a retired Methodist minister … Continue reading

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Ruby Courtney

Ruby Courtney, age 78, of Dunnsville died Saturday, April 4, 2015. She was the widow of Paul L. Courtney. Survived by her sons, Paul J. Courtney, Jerry W. Courtney, Ronald W. Courtney and Kenneth T. Courtney; a sister, Mary Jane … Continue reading

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Margaret Rowe Barrick

Margaret Rowe Barrick, age 86, of Urbanna died Friday, April 3, 2015. She was the widow of A. Muse Barrick and a member of Urbanna United Methodist Church. Survived by her sons; J. David Barrick (Nancy), Kevin A. Barrick and … Continue reading

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