Ethel Bell White Diggs

Ethel Bell White Diggs

Ethel Bell White Diggs 93 wife of the late Melvin E. Diggs passed away Sunday January 6 2008 at her home. She was predeceased by her son Melvin E. Diggs and her brothers Melvin and Monk White.

Born February 19 1914 in Hampton she was the daughter of the late Willie Thomas and Mary Ellen Mickelborough White and was raised in Matthews County. She loved to tend to her flowers and enjoyed word search puzzles. But her greatest love was her Bible which she often read.
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Jacquelin S. Martin

Jacquelin S. Martin

Jacquelin 'Jacque'? Sturgeon Martin 82 died January 2 " 2008.

Born March 31" 1925 in Suffolk she was the daughter of the late Eloise and Myron A. Sturgeon and the widow of John Epps Martin Jr. She was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church. She was a substitute elementary school teacher and delivered the Suffolk News Herald Newspaper.

She was the mother of Myra Copeland and Virginia Johnson; the sister of Jeanne Sturgeon Harkness of Georgia; and the grandmother of Elizabeth Epps and Graham Copeland.
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Josephine W. Wills

Josephine W. Wills

Josephine Whiteside Wills died December 31 2007. A native of Rockbridge County VA. she was a daughter of the late May Temperance and Norvell Lee Whiteside. She was predeceased by her husband John Herman 'Preacher'? Wills; brothers Herbert Whiteside and Albert T. Whiteside; sister Katherine W. Smith; sister in Law Marion Lee Wills. She was a member of First Baptist Church.
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John W. Luter

John W. Luter

John Wayne Luter 59 died December 25 2007 at his home.

Born in Nansemond County VA he was the son of the late Andrew Jackson and Lila Mae G. Luter. He was a machinist for Southern States and a member of West End Baptist Church. For eighteen years he served on the executive committee of Peanut Fest.
During the Vietnam era he served in the US Army and was a lifetime member of the DAV Chapter 5.
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Margaret Meador

Margaret Meador

Margaret Bell G. Meador 81 died December 23 2007 in Consulate Health Care. Born in Kenbridge VA Mrs. Meador was the daughter of the late Emma and Ashby Gills and she worked as a book keeper for Birdsong Peanut Co.

Margaret is survived by her husband Jerry David Meador; son Bobby Meador and wife Tammy of Franklin; sister Dorothy Goodwin of Virginia Beach three grandsons Robert Ashby Meador Jr. of Courtland VA Robert Aaron and Ryan Shea Meador both of Franklin; and nephew Charles E. Goodwin of Virginia Beach.
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James E. Hayes

James E. Hayes

James E. 'Tater'? Hayes Jr. 82 passed away on December 23 " 2007.

He was born in Gates" NC to the late Jim and Emily Hayes. He was preceded in death by his brothers Horace Upton John Lloyd and Paul his sisters Edith Rountree and Ruth Eure.

Left behind to cherish his memory are his devoted wife of fifty eight years Nelda Councill Hayes; son Jimmy Hayes and wife Cathy grandchildren Michael and Meredith; and sister Lois Berryman.
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Agnes M. Haslett

Agnes M. Haslett

Agnes Minton Haslett 90 formerly of Suffolk died December 18 2007 at Fountains of the Albemarle in Tarboro NC.

Born in Bertie County NC she was the daughter of the late Arthur Cleveland and Annie M. Minton and widow of Carlton Jones Haslett. Mrs. Haslett was a long time member of Suffolk Christian Church.

Survivors include her sisters Louise M. Mizell of Tarboro NC Annie M Williams of Baton Rouge LA; sisters-in-law Margie Minton of Tarboro Helen Haslett of Suffolk; and several nieces and nephews.
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Keith James Ackerman

Keith James Ackerman

Keith James Ackerman 69 son of Arline Howard Ackerman and the late Chet Ackerman passed away Monday December 17 2007 at Obici Hospital.

Born November 12 1938 in Dearborn MI Keith was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church in Chuckatuck. A graduate of the University of Miami he always loved his school. He was a retired jeweler with Brady's Jewel Box in Franklin. Keith enjoyed boating in his mint condition 1972 Century Resorter ski boat RC cars and airplanes and his 35th Anniversary Mustang convertible.
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Christine H. Copeland

Christine H. Copeland

Christine Virginia Holland Copeland 92 died December 13 " 2007 at her home.

Born in Nansemond County" VA she was the daughter of the late Annie Nora C and Ryland Augustus Holland sister of the late Irene Holland Marjorie Powell Garland Winston " Woodrow and Shem Holland. She was the widow of Julius E. Copeland to whom she was married for sixty four years.

She was a member of Liberty Baptist Church and the Sara Powell Bible Class.
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Christine H. Copeland

Christine H. Copeland

Christine Virginia Holland Copeland 92 died December 13 " 2007 at her home.

Born in Nansemond County" VA she was the daughter of the late Annie Nora C and Ryland Augustus Holland sister of the late Irene Holland Marjorie Powell Garland Winston " Woodrow and Shem Holland. She was the widow of Julius E. Copeland to whom she was married for sixty four years.

She was a member of Liberty Baptist Church and the Sara Powell Bible Class.
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Peggy Ann Ricks

Peggy Ann Ricks

Peggy Ann Ricks 51 a loving wife mother and a caring friend died on December 1 2007 in Obici Hospital.

Born in Suffolk VA she was the daughter of the late Julian and Sarah Winnie Roberson and a member of Liberty Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband Charles T. Ricks Sr.; son Tommy Ricks and wife Jessie of Franklin VA; sister Joyce Carroll and husband Wayne; and niece Ashley Carroll all of Suffolk.
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Roger J. Miller

Roger J. Miller

Roger Jeffrey Miller 66 passed away in his home in Suffolk on November 27 2007.

Born in Bristol England he was the son of the late Cecil & Edith Miller.

Mr. Miller graduated from the University of Bristol and retired from Huntsman Chemical Corp in Chesapeake as an Analytical Chemist. Mr. Miller was an avid cyclist.

He is survived by his daughter Laura Miller a brother and sister Sally & Michael of Bristol England.
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