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April Lynn Conley
April Lynn Conley, 26, of Montross went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Jan. 11, 2009.
She was preceded in death by her father, Jack Conley.
She is survived by her mother, Julia Conley; sister Fayetta Conley and her husband, Edward; and niece, Reva Conley, all of Montross; and her brother, Johnny Conley of King George County.
Friends and family can sign the online guest book at altmyer.com.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
William Allen Nixon
William Allen Nixon, 83, of King George County died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009, at Mary Washington Hospital. Services will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are being handled by Found & Sons Funeral Chapels, Fredericksburg.
JoAnn Walkter Burnette
JoAnn Walker Burnette, 83, of Mechanicsville, went to be with the Lord on January 14, 2009.
She was born July 25, 1925 in King George County, the daughter of the late Benjamin W. and Eva Walker.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Marion F. Burnette; daughter and son-in-law, Sandra and Bob Dellinger; granddaughter, Leslie; and sister Marjorie Strother of King George. She was preceded in death by her son, Reginald Burnetter; brother, Michael Walker and sister, Kathleen Holland.
The family received friends on Sunday, January 18th at the Mechanicsville Chapel of Bennett Funeral Home. Grave side services were held Monday, January 19th at Greenwood Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, Greater Richmond Area, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060.
Uwe K. Hinz
Uwe K. Hinz of Colonial Beach died Saturday, Jan. 17, 2009, in Fredericksburg.
He was born Nov. 13, 1928, in Neumunster, Germany, and immigrated to the United States with his family in 1930. He was raised in the suburbs of Chicago, Ill., where he attended school. He served in the U.S. Navy in World War II from 1946 to 1948.
After college, he spent five years in Madison, Wis., then moved in 1956 to Northern Virginia, where he worked as an assistant engineer and later as an erection superintendent for the structural steel fabricating company Southern Iron Works.
His career included the design and construction of buildings throughout the area. He worked in the code enforcement division for the city of Alexandria for 20 years, the last five as the building official.
Since his retirement from the city in 1989, he had practiced as a professional engineer from his home in Colonial Beach. While living in Colonial Beach, he was active in politics and served on the Planning Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals and was a member of Town Council for four years.
He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Hinz; his children, Jeremy Hinz of Asheville, N.C., Anthony Hinz of Alexandria, Jane Kallander of Madison, Wis., and Sally Malloy of Herndon.
A gathering of friends will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, 131 Third St., Colonial Beach.
Online guest book at nashandslawfh.com.
Carl Wallace Walker, Jr.
Carl Wallace "C.W." Walker Jr., 66, of Stafford County went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Jan. 18, 2009, after a long, courageous battle with cancer.
Better known to family and friends as "C.W.," he was a 1960 graduate of Spotsylvania High School. C.W. worked as an engineer for H&L Price in Doswell for 22 years. He retired from the Virginia Department of Transportation in 2000 after 18 years of service.
He was a member of Zoan Baptist Church. He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying gardening, fishing, hunting and playing with his grandchildren, better known to him as his "Little Buddies."
Survivors include his wife, Barbara J. Walker; two daughters, Sharon Walker Herron and her husband, Rick, of King George County, and Karla Walker Lanham and her husband, Robert, of Spotsylvania; brother Bernard W. Walker and his wife, Barbara, of Richmond; six grandchildren, Jessica, Josh, Danielle, Zachary, Nathan and Madison; and his mother, Norma Dickinson Walker, of Spotsylvania. He was preceded in death by his father, Carl Wallace Walker Sr.
A funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 22 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg, with the Rev. Mark T. Lewis officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Community Baptist Church Children's Playground Fund, 44 Lorenzo Drive, Falmouth, Va. 22405.
Online guest book is available at covenantfuneral service.com
Maude Marshall, 83, of Colonial Beach and formerly of Huntingtown, Md., died Saturday, Jan. 17, 2009.
The widow of Ray A. Marshall, she was the former director of environmental services at Regency Nursing Home in Prince George's County, Md.
She is survived by her three children, Michael Denise Marshall and his wife, Judy, of Lebanon, Tenn., Elizabeth Brown and her husband, Leonard, of Colonial Beach, and Diana Gaither and her husband, Richard, of Dunkirk, Md.; eight grandchildren: Paula and Kristen Marshall of Lebanon, Jason Brown and his wife, Crystal, of Huntingtown, Justin Brown of Colonial Beach, and Megan, Stephanie, Kyle and Dyrk Gaither, all of Dunkirk; one great-grandchild, Taylor Paige Garrison of Mantitou Springs, Colo.; and her brother, David "Jack" Lanham Sr. of Marshall.
Visitation with family and friends will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, Colonial Beach. Burial will be in Southern Memorial Gardens, Dunkirk, on Friday.
Online guest book is available at nashandslawfh.com..