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Henry William Tiller, Jr.
Henry William Tiller Jr., 88, of King George County died Monday, Dec. 13, 2010, at his home.
He was a member of Lakeland Acres Baptist Church in Florida.
Survivors include his children, Lydia Lee Lewis, Jacquelin Fay Tiller, Michael Wayne Tiller, Kenneth Sumner Tiller, Suzanne Tiller Carruthers, Bobby Sands Tiller, Barbara Jo Sweikert, Donna Gernert and Marjorie Thorp; brother Eugene Philo Tiller; sister Betty Carol Ellis; 18 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
A service was held Saturday, Dec. 18, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg, with the Rev. Will Dodson officiating. Burial will be at a later date in the Jacksonville National Cemetery, Jacksonville, Fla.
Online guest book is at covenantfuneralservice.com.
Alice S. Richards Self
Alice S. Richards Self, 85, of Oak Grove passed away on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010, at Mary Washington Hospital.
She is survived by her niece, Gladys Richards of Fredericksburg; and her nephew, Wilbert R. Self and his wife, Geraldine, of Cherry Hill, N.J.
A service was held Friday, Dec. 17, at Little Zion Baptist Church in Oak Grove, with the Rev. Howerton Jr. officiating. Burial followed in Robbs Hill family cemetery.
Cedell Brooks Funeral Home, Port Royal, is handling the arrangements. Online guestbook is available at brooksfuneralhome.com.
Roderick S. Haywood
Roderick S. Haywood, 88, of Hanover, Pa., passed away Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010, at York Hospital.
Mr. Haywood served in the 4th Infantry Division during World War II. He participated in the Normandy invasion and campaigns in northern France, the Ardennes (Battle of the Bulge), the Rhineland and central Europe. After his release from military service he had two careers. He worked for the Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. in New York as an actuary and later worked for the United States Postal Service in Hackensack and Brick, N.J.
Mr. Haywood spent his retirement years enjoying his hobbies including stamp collecting, model trains, photography and conservationism. He was a member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Hanover, and a lifetime member of the VFW.
Survivors include one daughter, Maryellyn Crane and husband Richard of Hanover; one son, Paul Haywood and wife Katie of King George; three grandchildren, Marissa Kimball, Matthew Crane and Samuel Haywood; and one great granddaughter, Ella Kimball.
Mr. Haywood was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Florence Gucker Haywood; and his parents, Albert and Carrie Bortner Haywood.
A funeral to celebrate and remember Mr. Haywood’s life was held Saturday, Dec. 18, at the Kenworthy Funeral Home, 269 Frederick St., Hanover, Pa., with the Rev. Jack Hoffman officiating.
Entombment was in Rest Haven Cemetery in Hanover.
Contributions in memory of Mr. Haywood may be made to VFW Post 2506, 19 McKinley Ave., Hanover, Pa. 17331-2024.
Memories and condolences may be shared at kenworthyfh.com.
Helen McAllister Hall
Farewell to Helen McAllister Hall, who passed away Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010, in King George County.
Born in Etlan in 1917, she grew up in Washington, D.C., where she met and married Dave Hall. They spent most of their lives in Springfield, at a time when you knew everyone who lived within miles of you, a time before superhighways and fast food existed. She was lucky to have witnessed incredible events and unimagined inventions in her life.
Throughout her life, she shared the love of family and friends. She had a unique talent for growing flowers and shrubs, and would always take in and care for God’s little creatures.
She is missed by all those whose lives she touched.
A funeral was held Monday, Dec. 20, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George. Interment will be in Arlington National Cemetery at a future date.
Please send contributions to the Alzheimer’s Foundation (alz.org) or to Alley Cat Allies, 7920 Norfolk Ave., Suite 600, Bethesda, Md. 20814.
Online guest book may be signed at nashandslawfh.com.
Robert E. “Bob” Lowe
Robert E. “Bob” Lowe, 79, passed away at his home on Dec. 17, 2010, after a long, courageous battle with stomach cancer.
He was born Oct. 16, 1931, to the late Joel Charles and Pearl Birchfield Lowe in Elkridge, W.Va. He served in the United States Air Force and was stationed at the Panama Canal. He had retired from Ravenswood Aluminum after 32 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Leta Peters; and his granddaughters Lisa and Jessica Adkins.
He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Dora Copen Lowe; daughters Vickie (Chuck) Coleman of Ravenswood and Robin (Fred) Shultz of Spencer; son Skip (Vickie) Lowe of Dahlgren; and granddaughters Molly and Katie Shultz, Desi Abshire and Stephanie Batson.
Per his request his body has been donated to the WVU Medical School through the Human Gift Registry, in the hopes that others can benefit from his donation.
There will be no services. In his memory, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Envelopes will be provided by Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood, W.Va. 26164.
Avis Payne Maiden
Avis Payne Maiden, 76, of Oak Grove passed Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010, at Mary Washington Hospital.
A funeral was held Tuesday, Dec. 21, at Little Zion Baptist Church in Oak Grove at noon. Interment will be in the Little Zion Church Cemetery.
Weldon-Fisher Funeral Home in Warsaw is handling arrangements.
Norman Matthew Berryman
Norman Matthew Berryman, 28, of Stafford County died Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010, at Mary Washington Hospital in Fredericksburg. He was employed as a first operator at Quad Direct until his passing.
As a child, Norman attended Mount Olive Baptist Church, Stafford.
Norman leaves to mourn his passing his parents, Larry Lambert and Vanessa Berryman of Stafford; three sisters, Rebecca and Jennifer Berryman of Stafford and Falissha Berryman of Fredericksburg; two brothers, Larry and Christopher Berryman of Stafford; his grandfather Wade Berryman of Jacksonville, Fla.; his grandmother Jesse Brent of Stafford; four aunts, Blanche Berryman of Stafford, Gladys Lambert of Fredericksburg, Rachel Jackson of Spotsylvania and Katherine Lambert of Warrenton; and five uncles, Rickey and Tony Lambert of Hartwood, Jessie Lambert of Westmoreland, Jake Berryman Sr. of Stafford and Vernell Jackson of Spotsylvania.
The funeral service was held Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010, at A.L. Bennett and Son Funeral Home, 200 Butternut Drive, Fredericksburg. Interment followed at Mount Olive Baptist Church, Stafford.
Online condolences may be made at albennettandsonfuneralhome.com.
Alfred Newton Williams, Sr.
Alfred Newton Williams Sr. of Stafford County passed away at his home after a battle with cancer.
Newton was born on Sept. 21, 1928. He was the son of the late James and Annie Williams.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Whitfield and Robert Williams, and a sister who passed away as a child, Virgie.
He is survived by his wife, Ashley E. Williams of Spotsylvania County; his children, Beverly W. Payne of Spotsylvania and Alfred Newton Williams II and Barbara J. Williams, both of Stafford; a brother, Kenny Williams; three sisters, Mabel Corbitt, Peggy Jett and Callie Jett, all of Stafford; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
He was a carpenter, builder, waterman and farmer. He was an honorary member of White Oak Fire Department for his work in building the station. He loved to camp, fish and hunt. He led a working man’s life. He was a member of the Patawomeck Indian Tribe of Stafford and a member of Fletcher’s Chapel United Methodist Church.
A graveside service was held on Tuesday, Dec. 21, at noon in New Hope Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made to mullinsthompsonfredericksburg.com.
Michael Lee Conner
Michael Lee “Civitello” Conner II, 34, of King George County died Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010, in King George.
Michael was a custodian for Massaponax schools and attended Colonial Beach schools.
He is survived by his father, Michael Conner; two daughters, Skylar and Cheyenne; two sisters, Kelly Renee West (Donnie), and Dawn Marie Howell; two nephews; two nieces; and two great- nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Ruby Mae Savage.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 23, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George, with the Rev. Dennis Newton officiating. Burial will be private.
Online guest book may be signed at nashandslawfh. com.
Mary Estelle Johnson
Mary Estelle Johnson, 83, of Colonial Beach died Saturday, Dec. 18, 2010, at Mary Washington Hospital.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Woodford Johnson.
She is survived by one daughter Peggy Joyce McGuire; four sons, Clarence “Butch” Johnson, Norman Lec Johnson, Woodford Johnson and William Johnson; two sisters, Virginia Welles and Mary Agnes Gorman; and one brother, Truman Guckert. Mary is also survived by 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
The family received friends at Cunningham Funeral Home, 811 Cameron St., Alexandria, Va. 22314, on Monday, Dec. 20. A life celebration service was held at the funeral home on Tuesday, Dec. 21, Interment followed in Mount Comfort Cemetery, 6600 South Kings Highway, Alexandria.
James Coleman, 79, of Colonial Beach died Sunday, Dec. 19, 2010, at Mary Washington Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete with Cedell Brooks Funeral Home, Port Royal.
F. Diane Anderson
F. Diane Anderson 63, of Colonial Beach Va. passed away on December 15, 2010.
Loving wife of Glenn Anderson, and sister of Ellen Chrencik.
Memorial Services will be held on December 28th from 6 to 8 p.m. at the American Legion #148, 27 Colonial Ave. Colonial Beach Va. Food will be served.
In lieu of flowers, please make your donations to the American Humane Association in memory of Diane Anderson, 63 Inverness Dr. East, Englewood, CO 80112.