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Frances Evelyn Griscavage

Frances Evelyn Shaw Griscavage, 71, of King George County passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at Heritage Hall, King George.

Frances was born in Toccoa, GA, and grew up in Statesboro, Ga. She retired as a secretary with the U.S.

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Ralph Euclid Johnson

Ralph Euclid Johnson, 69, of Colonial Beach went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, in Fredericksburg.

Ralph was born July 21, 1943, in Washington, DC, the third child of the late Aubrey and Wilma Johnson.

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Frances S. Garnett

Frances S. Garnett, 88, departed this life Friday, April 12, 2013, at Mary Washington Hospital.

She was born Nov. 24, 1924, in Fredericksburg, the daughter of the late Levi P. Scott and Virginia Garnett Scott.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by two brothers, Matthew Scott and Levi Scott; and a daughter, Frances S. Griffin.

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Lisa Kaye Carroll

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved, Lisa Kaye Carroll, of King George County, formerly of Beckley, WV, on Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at Duke University Hospital following complications of a double lung transplant. She was only 45 years of age.

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Cody William Carson

Cody William Carson, 17, of King George County died Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at VCU Medical Center of complications from Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

Cody was a graduate of King George High School.

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Wilbur Willis Slaughter, Sr.

Wilbur Willis Slaughter, Sr., a lifelong resident of Mullins, S.C. passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013 at Westmoreland Rehabilitation & Health Care Center, Colonial Beach, where he was lovingly, attentively and professionally cared for by the staff for the past 5 years. Following the death of his beloved daughter, Joan Slaughter Quinn, Columbia, S.C. in June 2008, he moved to the home of his son, Willis (Pam) Slaughter in Colonial Beach.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 50 years, Willie Gertrude McDonald of Columbia; his parents Ida Mae Smith Slaughter of Mullins, S.C. and John Kerr Graves Slaughter of Danville; 2 sisters, a brother; and most of his very large family in Mullins.

He is survived by his son and and loving daughter-in-law, Willis and Pam Slaughter of Colonial Beach; 7 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; 3 nieces; 5 nephews and 3 remaining first cousins.

He loved his God, his Church, his family, his friends, his home, his home town, people, music, fishing and his garden. He was a veteran of World War II, having served in the U.S. Army, Military Police Battalion, Intelligence Company D, AGF Replacement Depot # 1, Ft. Meade, MD.

Funeral arrangements are by Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George and Lee Funeral Home, S.C.

Graveside services were held in the Cedardale Cemetery, Mullins, S.C. on Saturday, April 6. The Rev. Kem Thomas, Macedonia United Methodist Church, Mullins, officiated the service

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in Mr. Slaughter’s name to Macedonia United Methodist Church, 402 North Main St., Mullins, S.C. 29574 or to The Westmoreland Rehabilitation & Health Care Center, 2400 McKinney Blvd., Colonial Beach, VA 22443.

Theodore Klopsis, Sr.

Theodore “Ted” Klopsis Sr., 78, of King George County passed away Saturday, April 20, 2013, in King George.
Ted was born in Connecticut and was a retired employee with the Dept. of Navy in Indian Head, MD, a former co-owner of Spiro’s Sporting Goods in King George, a U.S. Army veteran and an avid hunter and fisherman.

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LaToi Rene Pace

LaToi Rene “Toi” Pace, 37, of Stafford County passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013, in King George County. She passed away while sleeping; the cause of death is unknown.

LaToi was born Jan. 6, 1976, and raised in Stafford County. She was baptized at Union Bell Baptist Church in Falmouth on Nov. 23, 1976, under the pastorship of the Rev. Johnny Abram.

She is survived by her daughter, Dominique, and her mother, Nancy Pace, of Stafford; two sisters, Belinda Pace of Stafford and Treva Scroggins of Durham, NC; and brother Jesse Hodge Jr.

The viewing was held on Friday, April 5, at A.L. Bennett and Son Funeral Home in Fredericksburg.

The funeral was held on Saturday, April 6, at Union Bell Baptist Church, 405 Hollywood Farm Road, Falmouth. Pastor Clarence E. Mays will give the eulogy. Interment was in the church cemetery.

Gladys Hancock Balderson

Gladys Hancock Balderson, 73, of Warsaw passed away Saturday, April 20, 2013.

She is survived by sons James E. Balderson (Debbie) of Colonial Beach, John Michael Balderson of Montross, William Bernard Boyle Jr. (Dana) of Warsaw and Curtis Bryon Boyle of Montross; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. She is also survived by brothers John Hancock (Brenda) of Leonardtown, MD, and Ralph

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Robert L. Lucas, Sr.

Robert L. Lucas Sr., 77, of Colonial Beach died Monday, April 1, 2013, at his home with his family by his side.

Robert was born and raised in King George County, a son of the late Virginia and Abraham Lucas. He was a construction worker for more than 25 years in the District of Columbia. He then worked for A.B. Walker & Sons for more than 15 years.

Survivors include three sons, Larry J. Lucas, Lonnie L. Lucas and Robert L. Lucas Jr.; eight daughters, Addie V. Lucas, Debbie L. Lucas, Julie M. Lucas, Leona M. Lucas, Donna L. Lucas, Manya L. Ball, Monica A. Rosier and Helena D. Jacobs; two sisters, Mildred V. Lucas and Gloria M. Roy; brother Harrison Maurice Lucas; brother-in-law Lewis Clay Davis; four sons-in-law, Zachary Rosier, Tyrone Jacobs, Joseph Ball and William Hill; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Robert was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Davis Lucas.

A funeral was held on Thursday, April 4, at Lee Funeral Home in King George.

Hezekiah Davis

Hezekiah Davis, 82, of King George County passed away Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Mary Washington Hospital.
Arrangements are incomplete at Weldon-Fisher Funeral Home in Warsaw.

Mary Louise Taylor

Mary Louise “Nannie” Taylor, 83, of King George County, formerly of Essex County, departed this life on Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Heritage Hall Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in King George.

She is survived by devoted nieces Virgie Harris, Phyllis Washington, Patricia Smith, Lisa Corbin, Laceshia Washington and Geneva Washington; devoted nephews Donnell Taylor and Robert Taylor; and a host of other nieces and nephews.

A viewing was held on Friday, April 5, at Washington Funeral Home, 1404 Tappahannock Blvd., Tappahannock.

A funeral was held Saturday, April 6, at First Baptist Church in Loretto, with Bishop Darryl K. Williams, pastor, officiating. Interment was in the church cemetery.

Online condolences are at www.washingtonfh.com.

Alfons J. Carbone

On April 10, 2013, Alfons Joseph Carbone of Reston passed away at Inova Fairfax Hospital.
He was the beloved husband of the late Kristina Carbone; and the loving and devoted father of Kristine Ecker of King George County and Mark Carbone of Rochester, NY. He is also survived by one

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Anne S. Lumpkin

Anne S. Lumpkin, 79, of Fredericksburg passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013, at Emeritus at Wilburn Gardens.

Mrs. Lumpkin had worked for 41 years at Farmers & Merchants Bank and First Virginia Bank. She was a loving and caring person who took care of her family and friends.

Survivors include her son, James G. Lumpkin Jr. (Dora Lee), of King George County; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James G. Lumpkin.

A service was held on Monday, April 8, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg. Burial followed in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 2217 Princess Anne St., Suite 106-1F, Fredericksburg, VA 22401.

Online guest book is at www.covenantfuneralservice.com.

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