Theodore Lee Faison

Theodore Lee Faison

Theodore Lee Faison ?Teddy?, 65, of Waverly passed away Sunday, January 15, 2017. Born March 17, 1951, he was a son of the late Melvin Lee Faison and Clarabelle Corl Faison. Teddy retired from the Virginia Department of Transportation after 30 years of employment. He enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle and attending and watching NASCAR races. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Russell Wayne Faison.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Karen Reed Faison; numerous cousins and extended family, and a host of friends.

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James J. Raiford, Jr.

James J. Raiford, Jr.

James J. Raiford, Jr., 72, died January 15, 2017. James was the son of the late Pearl J. and James J. Raiford, Sr.

James worked for many years for Masonite Corporation, on the family farm and as a general contractor. He was a very hard working man and was very resourceful working with his hands.

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Marjorie Taylor Berkley

Marjorie Taylor Berkley

Marjorie Taylor Berkley, 93, of Troutville, VA died Saturday, January 14, 2017. ?Berk,? as she was loving known by friends and colleagues, was a Professor of Physical Education Emerita at Hollins University, where she taught for 30 years.

She was predeceased by her brothers, Edwin Berkley, W.B. Berkley, and Sherwood Berkley. She is survived by her devoted friend, Lanetta T. Ware.

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Robyn Taylor Linner

Robyn Taylor Linner

Service Location: R.W. Baker & Co.
Service Date: January 12, 2017, 1:00 pm

 

          Robyn Taylor Linner, 52, passed away on January 10, 2017. She was a teacher for Creekside Elementary and received enjoyment from teaching her students. Robyn also enjoyed shopping and spending time at the beach with family.

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Sylvia Dean Curl

Sylvia Dean Curl

Sylvia Dean Cullipher Curl of Spring Grove passed away peacefully January 4, 2017. Born July 14, 1954, she was the daughter of the late Leslie Mayo Cullipher and Mary Joyce Vandiford Cullipher. Sylvia was an avid homemaker and her fried chicken will be missed by all her knew her. She always had an open ear and a story for anyone who had the time to listen. Her priorities in life were always her children?s and her grandchildren?s happiness. Sylvia was one of the most generous and loving people and anyone would be lucky to have called her a friend.

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Guy Orlando Weigle

Guy Orlando Weigle

Guy Orlando Weigle ?Smoky?, 81, of Spring Grove, Virginia passed away on Monday, January 2, 2017. He was a Navy veteran and a retired shipfitter from Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Company. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Jane Weigle; daughter, Cecile Hawkins (Carl); sons, Nathan Weigle (Robbin), Monte Weigle, Eric Weigle (Tina), and David Weigle (Sandy); eight grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren, and his sisters, Marilyn Cramer and Betty Alumbaugh. Mr. Weigle requested no funeral service and cremation will be performed by R.W.

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Julia P. Pope

Julia P. Pope

Service Location: Bethlehem Christian Church Cemetery
Service Date: January 4, 2017, 6:00 am

Julia P. Pope, 95, went to be with the Lord on January 1, 2017. She was the daughter of the late Irene and Willie J. Powell. She was predeceased by her husband John Thomas ?JT? Pope, Sr. and a son E. Lemuel Pope.

Julia was a Cub Scout den mother, she was also their little league baseball coach with Johnny and Stan on the team and Lennie as the batboy, and together they won the City Championship. Julia was an avid sports fan and loved her St. Louis Cardinals; she was also a member of Oxford United Methodist Church.

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Robert Herman Bain

Robert Herman Bain

Robert Herman ?R.H.? Bain, Jr., of Waverly passed away January 1, 2017. Born September 26, 1936, he was the son of the late Robert Herman Bain, Sr. and Esther Reibsamen Bain. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, William Bain.

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Bruce Hill Darden

Bruce Hill Darden

Bruce Hill Darden lost her battle with a rare pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor at home on December 24, 2016 in the arms of her loving husband Bill. Born on January 31, 1958 in Norfolk, VA to the late R. Braxton Hill Jr. and Barbara Ballance Hill, she grew up in the Lakewood neighborhood with her parents and four brothers.

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Marvin Dewey Howell, Jr.

Marvin Dewey Howell, Jr.

Marvin Dewey Howell, Jr., 92, a devoted husband, adoring father, and an outdoorsman extraordinaire, passed away December 23, 2016, three days before his and Claudia's 74th wedding anniversary.  He was the son of the late Adelaide Miles and Marvin Dewey Howell, Sr.

Dewey was a Navy Veteran serving during WWII, a member of Suffolk Christian Church and was one of the co-founders of the Nasemond-Suffolk Rescue Squad.  He may best be known as an Auctioneer, running the Village Auction Barn from 1965 to 1998.

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Annie Odell Everett

Annie Odell Everett

Service Location: R.W. Baker & Co.
Service Date: December 26, 2016, 6:00 am

Annie Odell Everett, 84, of Suffolk went home to be with the Lord on December 23, 2016. She was the daughter of the late J. Floyd Jones and Annie Johnson. Odell was an active member of Great Fork Baptist Church and the Women Missionary Union and the Ruth Bible Class. She retired from V-DOT in 1991.

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Lucia Palma O'Shaughnessy

Lucia Palma O'Shaughnessy

Lucia "Lucy" O'Shaughnessy, 88, the Matriarch of her family passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 22, 2016.   She was a long-time resident of Hampton, Virginia. She is survived by two sons, James "Jim" O'Shaughnessy (Barry), Michael "Mike" Vegh (Holly); her grandchildren, Stuart O'Shaughnessy (Julie), Michael O'Shaughnessy (Dana), Felecia Moore (Rodney); and her great-grandchildren: Kaitlyn, Derek, Tristan, Lauren, Caroline, and Kenley. 

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Horace Holt

Horace Holt

Horace Holt, 84, of Woodford, VA passed away Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at Mary Washington Hospital. Mr. Holt served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict with the 101st Airborne. He was preceded in death by his parents, Anthony and Rosa Wilkins Holt; his wife, Ada Lucille Helmick Holt; his son, Michael Holt; three brothers and two sisters.

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Marilyn Eure Taylor

Marilyn Eure Taylor

Service Location: Great Fork Baptist Church
Service Date: December 20, 2016, 6:00 am

Marilyn E. Taylor 91, of Whaleyville went home to be with the Lord on December 20, 2016. She was a loving Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother. She was born in Nansemond County, Whaleyville, VA, on Sept. 3, 1925 to the late William Clinton Eure and Rosalie Carter Eure. She was predeceased by her husband of 62 years Wilbur J. (Junior) Taylor, Jr., Brothers Werdna W. Eure, William Lee Eure; Sisters, Mabel E. Robertson, Margaret E. Pittman and Myrtle E. Eason.

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Baby Shania L. Cobb

Baby Shania L. Cobb

Baby Shania L. Cobb passed away on December 19, 2016. Left to cherish her memory are mother Christine Hudson; father  Dustin Cobb and many other loving family members. R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home and Crematory is assisting the family. 

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Mary Elizabeth Maifeld Jackson

Mary Elizabeth Maifeld Jackson

Mary Elizabeth Maifeld Jackson, 100, a lifetime resident of Waverly, Virginia, died Friday the 16th of December in her hometown. She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Regina Maifeld; her husband William L. Jackson Jr.; and children William L. Jackson III, Albert M. Jackson and Elizabeth J. Bain; and her four siblings, Harry Maifeld, Alberta Kealey, Leon Maifeld, and Bernadine ?Bunny? Parker.

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June Outlaw Bailey

June Outlaw Bailey

Service Location: Berea Christian Church
Service Date: December 16, 2016, 9:00 am

June Outlaw Bailey, 61, passed away on December 13, 2016. She was born in Portsmouth, Virginia to the late Herman Cliff and Virginia Brinkley Outlaw.  June is also predeceased by her brother Marvin Outlaw and nephew David Outlaw.

Left to cherish her memory are sons, Travis Bailey, Eric Bailey (Vickie); grandchildren, Tyra Bailey, Ethan Bailey; sister, Brenda Outlaw; sister-in-law, Beverly Outlaw; nieces, Stephanie Outlaw, Kristen Hartman (Kenny).

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Tiney Mae Britt Holt

Tiney Mae Britt Holt

Tiney Mae Britt Holt of Smithfield passed away peacefully on Monday, December 12, 2016 at her home. Born March 26, 1931 in Southampton County, she was a daughter of the late Percy Lee Britt and Betty Jane Saunders Britt. Tiney loved to travel, listening to music and dancing. Along with her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Cephus Holt; daughter, Dianah Mae Holt; son, Anthony Craig Holt; sister, Helen Fowler and brothers, Dellani Britt and Boney J. Britt.

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Wayne Keith Parr

Wayne Keith Parr

Wayne Keith Parr, 66, passed away peacefully December 11, 2016. He was born January 6, 1950 at Dixie Hospital in Hampton, VA to Ethel and Edgar Parr.

He was raised in Hampton and graduated from Hampton High School. Wayne was a dedicated vintage car enthusiast and in his youth enjoyed riding Harley-Davidson motorcycles. He was the ultimate chauffer.

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Stuart Paul Levy

Stuart Paul Levy

Service Location: First Baptist Church
Service Date: December 12, 2016, 8:00 am

Stuart Paul Levy, 83, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, December 08, 2016.

Stuart was born on January 2, 1933, to the late Samuel Levy of Suffolk, VA, and Jeanne Levin Levy of Baltimore, MD. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Alice Riddick Levy, of Hobbsville, NC, and brother, Dr. Donald M. Levy, of Norfolk, VA.

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