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Franklin White, 56, of King George County died Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, at Inova Fairfax Hospital.
A memorial service was held Saturday, Sept. 11, at Cedell Brooks Funeral Home, Port Royal.
Online guest book is available at brooksfuneralhome.com.
John B. Maguire
John B. “Jack” Maguire, 79, of Colonial Beach passed away Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010, at Mary Washington Hospital.
He was an owner of John B. Maguire CLU & Associates Insurance Investments and Financial Planning. He served on the Westmoreland County Board of Supervisors, was a member of St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church, was a dedicated public servant, and served on many boards in Westmoreland County and the state of Virginia.
Jack is survived by his wife of 56 years, Nancy L. “Mema” Maguire of the home; two daughters; Teresa Carter (Barry), of Virginia Beach, and Kathleen Jenkins (Brian), of Stuarts Draft; three grandchildren, Jeremiah, Shannon and Kristen; and two brothers, Barry Maguire of Florida and Charles Maguire of Fairfax.
Jack was preceded in death by a son, John Patrick Maguire.
A funeral Mass was celebrated Tuesday, Sept. 14, at St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church, Colonial Beach, with interment following at Meadow-Brooke Memorial Gardens, King George.
Contributions may be made to Colonial Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad, 225 Dennison St., Colonial Beach, Va. 22443.
Online guest book may be signed at nashandslawfh.com.
Marjorie Buffington Alexander
Marjorie Buffington Alexander, 90, of King George County, formerly of Ormond Beach, Fla., died Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, in her home.
Mrs. Alexander was born Jan. 25, 1920, in Washington, D.C., daughter of John W. Buffington and Grace Grossnickle Buffington. She was the granddaughter of Medal of Honor recipient John Ezra Buffington.
She was a member of Peace Lutheran Church, King George, and was with the FBI in Washington, later was secretary at Brent Realty Corp. and Chipman Electric Co. Inc. in Brentwood, Md.
She was preceded in death by her son Lynn W. Alexander, and is survived by her children JoAnn Alexander Brissey (Teddy), of King George, Edward L. Alexander of Lumberton, Miss., Stefan D. Alexander (Karen), of Huntley, and JoAnne S. Alexander, the widow of Lynn W. Alexander, of King George; she was the proud grandmother of 11 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 15, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George, with a memorial service to follow at 7:30 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to King George Fire and Rescue Squad, Box 466, King George, Va. 22485 or to King George Animal Rescue League, Box 1003, Dahlgren, Va. 22448.
Online guest book available at nashandslawfh.com.
Amelia Phillips Coates
Amelia Phillips Coates, 68, of Warsaw died Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, at Riverside Hospital in Tappahannock. Arrangements are incomplete at Welch Funeral Home, Montross.
Maggie Ida Davis
Maggie Ida Davis of Colonial Beach died Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, at Mary Washington Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Lee Funeral Home, King George.
William Seymour Storke
William Seymour “Billy” Storke, 89, of Dahlgren died Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, at Mary Washington Hospital.
Son of the late Rev. C.W. Storke and Malsena Storke Thorne, Billy was born in Shipman, Va., but grew up and lived his entire life in King George County. He graduated from King George High School, attended Mary Washington College and served during World War II in the Army Air Corps. He worked for several years as a civil servant at NSWC Dahlgren before entering the automobile business.
He first sold Chevrolets and then owned dealerships known as Newton-Storke, selling Chryslers and Fords in Dahlgren and Bowling Green. He ended his career in Port Royal and King George with the dealership Davis-Storke Chrysler, Plymouth and Dodge Inc.
He was a lifelong member, trustee and choir member of Shiloh Baptist Church. Billy was a past president of the KG Chamber of Commerce and past chairman of the KG Industrial Development Authority, and served on the Union Bank and Trust advisory board. For many years, he served as the master of ceremonies for the King George Fall Festival Parade. Since moving to Heartfields, he also served as president of the residents association there.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Martha O’Brien Storke; his son, Greg Storke; his brother, Dwight C. Storke Sr.; his stepbrother, DeWitt Thorne; and Edna Garner, who was raised as a sister.
Survivors include his daughter, Renee S. Baughan of Richmond; two grandchildren, Adam and Melissa Baughan, both of Richmond; nephew Dwight C. Storke Jr. of King George; niece Brenda J. Storke of Richmond; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.
A funeral service will be held Wednesday, Sept. 15, at 2 p.m. at Shiloh Baptist Church, King George, with Pastor Mike Jesse and Pastor Dwight C. Storke Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Shiloh Baptist Church Family Life Center debt retirement fund.
Sign register book online at storkefuneralhome.com.
Gregory Allen Catlett
Gregory Allen Catlett, 23, of King George, died Saturday, September 11, 2010.
He is survived by his son, Dante Green, two brothers, one sister, his girl friend, Tana Green and many nieces and nephews, and James Russell Devers.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Nash & Slaw Funeral Home of King George is handling the arrangements.
Carl Morgan Mangold
Carl Morgan Mangold, 89, of King George County, died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010 at his home.
Mr. Mangold was born July 24, 1921, in Seabrook, MD, son of Carl and Mary E. Morgan Mangold. He served his country during World War II as a tower control operator in Great Britain for the Army Air Force. He was employed for 38 years as a lineman for Chesapeake & Potomac Telephone Company before retiring in King George, VA. with his family in 1972. He was a member of Peace Lutheran Church, King George, and served as an Elder with the church.
He was preceded in death by his son, Thomas Allen, and his brother, Earle W. “Dutch” Mangold.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 64 years, Ola Mae Phillips Mangold and his children, Michael Andrew and Peter John (Kathleen) of King George. He was the proud grandfather of Andrew Thomas, Morgan Cole, Theresa Lynn and Brodie Earle and was a surrogate grandfather to Mark Reed of Woodbridge and Becky Thaxton of King George. He had numerous nephews, nieces, cousins and friends that he held dear all his life.
Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 16, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George, with a funeral service to follow at 11a.m. Interment will follow in Meadow-Brooke Memorial Gardens, King George.
Online guest book available at nashandslawfh.com
Ella Christine Scranage
Ella Christine Scranage, 62, of California died Saturday, Sept. 4, 2010, at the Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland, Calif., following a brief illness.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory one foster sister, Constuella Scranage Cook of King George County; one foster brother, Lawrence McPherson Scranage of Charlottesville; three nieces, Betty Scranage-Rushing of Oakland, Sherron Gaines of San Pablo, Calif., and Tarsha Gaines of Hercules, Calif.; and two nephews, Robert A. Gaines and Vincent Gaines of Oakland.
A funeral will be held at noon Saturday, Sept. 18, 2010, at Lee Funeral Home, King George, with the Rev. Leonard Bland officiating.
Interment will follow in the Union Bethel Baptist Church cemetery in King George.
Agnes Gayle Harris
Agnes Gayle Harris, of Aspen Grove Farm in King George, died Mon. Sept. 13. Arrangements are incomplete at this time, and are being handled by Covenant Funeral Home.