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Mary Elizabeth Pegelow
Mary Elizabeth Pegelow, 103, passed away Monday, March 23, 2009, at the home of her grandson in Fredericksburg.
Mary was born on Sept. 3, 1905, and spent most of her life in the Lorton area and at Colonial Beach. She was a most loving mother and grandmother who will be truly missed by her entire family.
Survivors include her daughter, Mary Linnell Ball and her husband, Bruce; her sons Paul F. Pegelow Jr. and his wife, Virginia, and Donald R. Pegelow and his wife, Lynne; eight grandchildren, Kerry Ball, Janice Beall, Ray Pegelow, Melinda Rice, Dan Pegelow, Thomas Pegelow, Dale Pegelow and Jill Armm; and 14 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Frederick Pegelow and her parents, Norman and Linnie Shepherd.
The family would like to give special thanks to granddaughter-in-law Kaye Pegelow and her caregiver, Pat Ackuayi, for the excellent care and devotion they provided during her illness.
A funeral was held at Thursday, March 26, at Covenant Funeral Service, Stafford Chapel. Interment followed in the Pohick Church Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Cranford United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, Box 212, Lorton, Va. 22199.
Online guestbook is available at covenantfuneral service.com.
Pearl E. Maultsby
Pearl E. Maultsby, 90, of King George County, died Monday, March 23, 2009, at Mary Washington Hospital.
A native of Indiantown, Md. She was the widow of Edward L. Maultsby and attended Baptist and Methodist churches.
Survivors include her six sons, Thomas E. Maultsby of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Fred W. Maultsby of Clarksville, Md., Larry P. Maultsby of Linthicum, Md., Ronald E. Maultsby of Fulton, Md., Raymond E. Maultsby of The Philippines, and Dennis J. Maultsby of Laurel, Md.; one daughter, Bonnie L. Riffle of Grantsville, W.Va.; her brother, Raymond Crismond of King George; her sister, Dorothy Morris of Virginia Beach; 12 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by daughter Barbara L. Colver.
Her funeral was held Thursday, March 26, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George, with the Rev. Michael Finn-McKenzie officiating. Burial was in the Tabernacle cemetery in King George.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Pearl's memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, c/o Sonja Gallahan, 5504 Igo Road, King George, Va. 22485.
Deborah J. Bushrod
Deborah J. Bushrod, 52, of King George County died Tuesday, March 24, 2009, at Potomac Hospital in Woodbridge.
Born in Washington, D.C., she was a retired school administrator and educator for the King George County school system. She was a member of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.
She is survived by one son, Arthur Bushrod III of King George; two daughters, Amanda Bushrod of King George and Adrienne Bushrod of Waldorf, Md.; her mother, Sylvia Williams of King George; two grandchildren, Alaijah and Aiden; and her father- and mother-in-law, Arthur and Ida Bell Bushrod of King George. She was preceded in death by her father, Bernard Johnson, and her brother, Rodney Williams.
A funeral was held Saturday, March 28, at Macedonia Baptist Church, Colonial Beach, with the Rev. Joseph Hayden officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Linda Ann Bland Barker
Linda Ann Bland Barker, 45, of King George County died Wednesday, March 25, 2009, at Mary Washington Hospital.
She was a shift manager at Kentucky Fried Chicken in Fredericksburg for three years and previously was the shift manager for KFC in Dahlgren for five years.
She is survived by one daughter, Lashawnda Bland of Spotsylvania County; one son, James Barker of King George; her parents, James and Yvonne Bland of King George; one brother, Anthony Bland of Spotsylvania; and three sisters, Melissa Saunders and Berdina Clark of Spotsylvania and Jamie Bland of King George.
A funeral was held Monday, March 30, at Salem Baptist Church, Jersey, with the Rev. Leonard G. Bland officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Cedell Brooks Funeral Home, Port Royal, is handling the arrangements. Online guest book is available at brooksfuneralhome.com.
Jean W. Gouldman
Jean W. Gouldman, 71, of King George County died Thursday, March 26, 2009, at Mary Washington Hospital.
Mrs. Gouldman was a lifelong resident of King George and had retired from NSWC Dahlgren after 30 years of service. Most recently she had been employed at Dr. Canizare's office in King George for 30 years.
She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in King George.
Survivors include her son, Jerry S. Gouldman and his wife, Kim, of King George; her sister, Elizabeth Stephens of Fredericksburg; one granddaughter, Mary Gouldman; and one great-granddaughter, Lexi Burke, both of King George.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Tori Burke.
A funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 1, at Oakland Baptist Church, King George, with the Rev. Cliff Hedges officiating. Burial will follow in Historyland Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Lung Association.
Ellyn C. Alvarez
Ellyn C. Alvarez, 69, of Colonial Beach died Friday, March 27, 2009, at Essex House in Tappahannock.
She is survived by one daughter, Angela Shaffer of Annandale; four sons, Carl Roynon of Colonial Beach, Wayne Roynon of Alexandria, Mike Roynon of Louisiana, and James Mullins of Florida; 11 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Ellyn loved ceramics and enjoyed making, painting and selling her creations.
A funeral was held Monday, March 30, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, Colonial Beach. Burial was in National Memorial Park, Falls Church.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may go to the Colonial Beach Rescue Squad, 225 Dennison St., Colonial Beach, Va. 22443.
Bessie Mae Sayles
Bessie Mae Sayles, 97, of Tappahannock died Thursday, March 26, 2009, at a local health care center.
She is survived by one nephew, Jacob Wormley of Tappahannock.
A viewing was held at Washington Funeral Home, Tappahannock, and the funeral was conducted Tuesday, March 31, at St. John Baptist Church, DeSha, with the Rev. Linwood Jones offiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery.
Frances Butler, 82, a lifelong resident of Fredericksburg, died Thursday, March 26, 2009, following a long illness.
Frances Rosmond Sullivan, 68, of Spotsylvania County died Saturday, March 28, 2009, at St. Mary's Hospital in Richmond.
Survivors include her husband, Edward N. Sullivan; her sons, Chester E. Taylor Jr. of Spotsylvania and Stanley Sparks of Tappahannock; her daughters, Patricia Morgan of Spotsylvania and Judy Sparks of Phoenix, Ariz.; her brother, Jack Faulkner of Fayetteville, Pa.; her sister, Elizabeth Gumola of Auburndale, Fla.; and her grandchildren, Danny Allen Hale, Chester E. Taylor III and Sara Morgan.
A graveside service was held Tuesday, March 31, in Sunset Memorial Gardens with the Rev. R. Kenneth Brooks officiating.
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With more than 35 years of federal government service, Ms. Butler retired from Dahlgren, where she had served as a travel coordinator. She enjoyed traveling, listening to music, playing the organ and searching for old genealogy records.
She was a lifelong member of St. Mary of the Imma-culate Conception Roman Catholic Church in Fredericksburg, and was active in the Altar Guild, the Magdalenes, and the Thursday Morning Ladies Craft Group. In her younger years, she was very active in the church choir and served as the director of the choir for a number of years.
Ms. Butler was predeceased by her parents, Sydney and Anna DeBruyn Pounds. She is survived by numerous cousins.
A Mass of the Resurrection was celebrated Tuesday, March 31, at St. Mary Catholic Church. Interment followed in Oak Hill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her name to the building fund at St. Mary Catholic Church, 1009 Stafford Ave., Fredericksburg, Va. 22401.
Catherine Louise Rhine
Catherine Louise Rhine, 82, of Colonial Beach died Saturday, March 28, 2009, at Mary Washington Hospital. She was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband, Roland W. Rhine of the home; four daughters, Janice Chauncey of Colonial Beach, Judy Shell of Washington, D.C., Joan Musgrove of Colonial Beach, and Brenda Sims of Colonial Beach; her son, David W. Rhine of Colonial Beach; two sisters and five brothers; 15 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter. She was predeceased by a daughter, Shirley Rhine.
A funeral will be held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 1 at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George, with visitation taking place from 1:30 until the start of the service. Burial will be at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, April 2, in Fort Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, Md.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Colonial Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad, 225 Dennison St., Colonial Beach, Va. 22443.