Richmond Obituaries

Richmond Obituaries

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  • Thursday | via Powhatan Today 

    Richmond police officer charged with eight child por...

    Charles E. Church, 40, had been charged in Richmond courts related to the alleged sexual assault of a juvenile. But those charges were dropped after a federal child pornography charge was filed last month.

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  • Wednesday Jul 20 | via Powhatan Today 

    Richmond man sentenced to 7 years in roommate's mans...

    A Richmond man was sentenced to seven years in prison last week after earlier pleading guilty to choking his roommate to death during a struggle. Ronnie Barner, 57, pleaded guilty in April to voluntary manslaughter in the death of Gene Olive Purnell.

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  • Tuesday Jul 19 | via The Baltimore Sun 

    Molly K. Macauley, vice president of an environmenta...

    Molly K. Macauley, a Roland Park resident, was vice president and a senior fellow with Resources for the Future, a Washington think tank that focused on the environment and natural resources. Molly K. Macauley, a Roland Park resident, was vice president and a senior fellow with Resources for the Future, a Washington think tank that focused on the environment and natural resources.

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  • Thursday Jul 14 | via Martinsville Bulletin 

    WILLIAMS, Michael Lincoln

    Michael Lincoln Williams, 59, of Williams Farm Road, Martinsville, Va. transitioned on Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville & Henry County.

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  • Wednesday Jul 13 | via The Baltimore Sun 

    Virginia W. Kelly, longtime Rodgers Forge resident, ...

    Virginia W. Kelly, a Baltimore native, homemaker and history buff, died July 1 of cancer at her home in The Villages, Fla. She was 67. The daughter of Francis Anton Weiskittel, an administrator for A. Weiskittel & Sons, a family-owned foundry, and Mary Elizabeth Ford, Virginia Weiskittel was born in Baltimore and raised in the historic Henry Gwynn House in Rodgers Forge.

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  • Tuesday Jul 12 | via The Daily News-Record 

    Arelene F. Gentry, 87

    Arlene Fay Stoner Gentry, 87, of Luray, died on July 9, 2016, in Richmond surrounded with love, music and family. She was born on Sept.

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  • Sunday Jul 10 | via Powhatan Today 

    Man found shot to death in South Richmond

    Officers were called about 6:20 a.m. to the 200 block of Playn Street for a report of a person down. There they found a man who had been shot to death, police said.

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  • Friday Jul 8 | via Powhatan Today 

    Hancock enters plea of not guilty in Richmond trial ...

    Friends, neighbors and family members place flowers, toys and stuffed animals around the photo of Amiya Moses during a vigil at Henderson Middle School in Richmond on Thursday, December 24, 2015. Amiya, the 12-year-old and 6th grader at Henderson Middle School, was killed Saturday night.

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  • Friday Jul 8 | via Powhatan Today 

    Religion Notes for July 9

    "Ring Around the World," concert presented by the James River Ringers, 4 p.m. Sunday, New Hanover Presbyterian Church, 10058 Chamberlayne Road, Mechanicsville. Details: 730-9700.

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  • Thursday Jul 7 | via Richmond Daily News 

    How to find a good, Bible-based church

    I was raised in the Episcopal faith. My father served as an Episcopal minister for 50 years and my brother is a recently retired Episcopal minister.

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  • Wednesday Jul 6 | via Powhatan Today 

    Haas, Mary Elizabeth

    HAAS, Mary Elizabeth "Betsy," age 9, beloved daughter of Cathy and Jay Haas, died on July 2, 2016, in Richmond. Betsy was born on October 23, 2006, and was a miracle child from birth.

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  • Monday Jul 4 | via Construction Equipment Guide 

    Brian McCarty Passes Away

    Brian David McCarty died June 5. He was 44. Mr. McCarty is survived by his wife Carolyn DeNoia McCarty and three children. Cameron Ada, William "Miller" and Grayson Wright.

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  • Sunday Jul 3 | via Powhatan Today 

    Chesterfield man, 19, killed in South Richmond

    At about 5:10 p.m., police found the body of Lakeith D. Hurd, 19, in a grassy area in the 3100 block of Laurelbrook Drive. Authorities consider Hurd's death to be a homicide.

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  • Sunday Jul 3 | via The Indian Express 

    Woman chooses death over voting for Trump or Clinton

    The family of an American woman who died recently put out an obituary that said she passed away to avoid the spectre of voting for either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton in the upcoming presidential election! The funny obituary of 68-year-old Mary Anne Noland of Richmond, Virginia claimed she died to avoid the increasingly likely choice between Republican Trump and Democrat Clinton in the November 8 US presidential poll. "Faced with the prospect of voting for either Trump or Clinton, Noland chose, instead, to pass into the eternal love of God on Sunday," read the obituary which was published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.

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  • Friday Jul 1 | via Powhatan Today 

    Death investigation underway at City Motel in South ...

    Police received a report of a "person down" at about noon at the motel, which is in the 3000 block of Jefferson Davis Highway near Terminal Avenue. Click here to create a free user account to enter a calendar events, update your business directory listing or comment on an obituary.

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  • Friday Jul 1 | via Powhatan Today 

    Fireworks over Richmond from Dogwood Dell on July 4,...

    Police departments across the Richmond metro area are reminding residents of the dangers of celebratory gunfire as the Fourth of July holiday draws closer. The Chesterfield County Police Department continue to investigate the death of 7-year-old Brendon Mackey, who was struck by a bullet before a fireworks display at Swift Creek Reservoir on Independence Day 2013.

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  • Thursday Jun 30 | via Challis Messenger 

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  • Saturday Jun 25 | via WTVR Richmond 

    Godwin High teacher killed in crash remembered by fa...

    RICHMOND, Va., - Friends and family said goodbye to a beloved father, husband, coach, and Godwin High teacher at a funeral service in Richmond on Saturday afternoon. Todd Phillips, 55, was killed on Friday, June 17, when his Toyota SUV collided with a Hyundai SUV at the intersection of Ridgefield Parkway and John Rolfe Parkway in the West End.

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  • Friday Jun 24 | via Powhatan Today 

    Richmond's once-neglected police memorial moved to B...

    Retired Richmond Police officer Glenwood Burley, left in hardhat, the relocation leader for the Richmond Police Memorial statue, right, tells the lift operator how much more space to move as the statue was installed in its new location at Byrd Park in Richmond, VA Friday, June 24, 2016. The Richmond Police Memorial statue stands in its new resting place at Byrd Park in sight of the Carillon, rear, in Richmond, VA Friday, June 24, 2016.

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  • Jun 7, 2016 | via Hays Daily News 

    Kenneth Allen Sell

    He was born Oct. 15, 1954, in Hays to Kenneth and Betty Sell. After high school, he was a graduate of vocational/technical school in Garden City and later completed his associate's degree.

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