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Selma S. North
Selma S. North, 87, widow of Caroll D. North, passed away at Mary Washington Hospital in Fredericksburg on Tuesday, April 28, 2009. She was the daughter of George A. Reed and Pearlie Little Reed.
Born in St. Mary's, W.Va., Selma had made King George County her home for nearly 68 years.
Her family and their well-being were always foremost in her mind. Her love had no bounds and it was her love and devotion, and occasional nudge, that kept the family on track. She will be deeply missed by her family and her close and dear friends.
She is survived by her three children, Dale North and his wife, Ruth, of Chesapeake, Lester North and his wife, Bobbi, of Falmouth, Mass., and Sue Dulaney of Anchorage, Alaska; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. She also is survived by numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
She was the only living child of George Reed and was predeceased by her five brothers, Carl, Lawrence, William, Homer, and Roy; her five sisters, Doris Roberts, Sina Williamson, Edith Childers, Hazle Beckman and Mary Dean Reed; and one great-grandson, Joshua Bourgeois.
The funeral was held Monday, May 4, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George, with burial in Historyland Memorial Park, King George.
Expressions of sympathy in Selma's name may be made to Mary Washington Hospital Home Health Care, 5012 Southpoint Parkway, Fredericksburg, Va. 22407.
Christine D. Waters
Christine D. Waters, 73, of Clinton, Md., died Tuesday, April 28, 2009, at her residence.
She is survived by two daughters, Jewel Gilliam of Temple Hills, Md., and Shirley Gilliam of Petersburg; two grandchildren; four sisters, Marjorie Wynn and Joyce Blakey, both of Charlottesville, Julia Mae Thompson of Colonial Beach, and Frances Holmes of King George County; and three brothers, Eugene Dudley and Benjamin Dudley, both of Colonial Beach, and William Dudley of King George.
A funeral was held Saturday, May 2, at First Baptist Church, with the Rev. Dr. David Cunningham officiating. Burial was in Historyland Memorial Park, King George.
Cedell Brooks Funeral Home, Port Royal, is handling the arrangements. Online guestbook available at brooksfuneralhome.com.
Evelina Johnson, 82, of Dahlgren died Monday, April 27, 2009, at her residence. She was born in the West Indies.
She is survived by her husband, Preston C. Johnson, and devoted nephew Barry Jagbir, both of Dahlgren.
A funeral was held Saturday, May 2, 2009, at Little Ark Baptist Church, Owens, with burial in the church cemetery.
Arrangements are being handled by Cedell Brooks Funeral Home, Port Royal. Online guestbook is available at brooksfuneralhome.com.
Marianne Richards, 46, of King George County died Friday, May 1, 2009, at VCU Medical Center in Richmond.
Born in Washington, D.C., she was a daughter of the late Frank and Lorraine Reynolds.
Marianne was a nursing administrative assistant at CTS in Fredericksburg and attended Calvary Chapel, Fredericksburg, where she was part of the praise team. She had a passion for the youth and loved serving the Lord.
Marianne is survived by her husband of 20 years, Steve Richards; her son, Steven Richards; her daughter, Schianne Richards; two brothers, Mike Reynolds and Pete Reynolds; and one sister, Valerie Zechariah.
A service to celebrate Marianne's life was held Tuesday, May 5, at Calvary Chapel, Fredericksburg, with Pastor Mark Ramirez and Pastor John Hinson officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be given to benefit a ministry that was special to Marianne, c/o Calvary Chapel, 1103 Potomac Ave., Fredericksburg, Va. 22405.
Laurel Hill Funeral Home, Spotsylvania, has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Wilda K. Stone
Wilda K. Stone, 78, of Stafford County died Saturday, May 2, 2009, at Carriage Hill Nursing Home.
Mrs. Stone was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Ray Stone. She was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church.
Survivors include her son, Andy Stone and his wife, Sharon, and their children, Corey, Kendall and Cole, all of Fredericksburg; her son, Samuel Stone and his wife, Lorrie, and their children, Jennifer, John and Brandy, all of Fredericksburg; her daughter, Debra Dedman, and her children, Chrissy Olson, David and Matthew Dedman, all of Fredericksburg and Jamie Dedman of Florida; her daughter, Linda King and her daughter, Lindsay of Charleston, S.C., and her sons, Richard and Mark, of King George County; a sister, Mary Louise Brochetti of Yatesboro, Pa.; a sister-in-law, Frances Houchin and her husband, Bill, of King George; six great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A service was held Thursday, May 7, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg Chapel, with the Rev. Jim Davidson officiating. Burial followed in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Her grandsons served as pallbearers.
The family gives a special thanks to Mary Washington Hospice and Carriage Hill Nursing Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the White Oak Fire Dept., 12 Newton Road, Falmouth, Va. 22405, or to the White Oak Rescue Squad, 535 White Oak Road, Falmouth, Va. 22405.
Online guest book is available at covenantfuneral service.com.
James Mark Barnes
James Mark Barnes, 20, of Colonial Beach died Saturday, May 2, 2009, in Kinsale.
Mr. Barnes was handyman who had plans to go to college. He was a member of St. Mary's Episcopal Church, Colonial Beach, the Order of Eagles, and the Moose Lodge in Colonial Beach.
Survivors include his stepfather, Nick Danfora of Fredericksburg; two brothers, James and Joseph Barnes; three sisters, Cindy Barnes, Nowell Danfora and Star Danfora; maternal grandmother Dorothy Walburn; five uncles; and guardian James E. Boaz.
A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 7, at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, with the Rev. Ron Okrasinski officiating. Burial will follow in St. Peter's Cemetery, Oak Grove.
Visitation will occur from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 6, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, Colonial Beach.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Mary's Episcopal Church, Box 420, Colonial Beach, 22443.