Richmond Obituaries

Richmond Obituaries

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  • Tuesday Sep 18 | via WTOP-FM Washington 

    Florence sparks deadly tornadoes near Richmond new

    A fallen tree covers the ground after an apparent tornado touched down in Henrico County, Va., Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.

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  • Monday Sep 17 | via Powhatan Today 

    'My admiration to all of us': Longtime Richmond LGBT...

    Guy M. Kinman Jr.'s efforts to fight for civil rights for the LGBTQ community put him at the forefront of social change in Richmond. Guy M. Kinman Jr.'s efforts to fight for civil rights for the LGBTQ community put him at the forefront of social change in Richmond.

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  • Thursday Sep 13 | via Fredericksburg.com 

    Virginia's August revenue up 4.5 percent over August...

    A Virginia man has been charged with illegal disposal of a body and authorities say the charge is related to the disappearance of a 3-month-old girl. Montgomery County Sheriff's Office said in a statement Thursday they arrested 31-year-old Andrew Terry of Roanoke on Wednesday after Roanoke police asked for help with a criminal case.

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  • Wednesday Sep 12 | via The Review 

    Marilynn Jones

    Marilynn Jones, 72, of Salem, passed away Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, at Salem Regional Medical Center, following a lengthy illness.

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  • Wednesday Sep 12 | via Powhatan Today 

    Richmond remembers 9/11 with ceremony, service

    A member of the honor guard saluted the flag Tuesday during the national anthem at the 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance at Richmond City Hall. In addition to the memorial ceremony, the city encouraged residents to participate in community service events.

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  • Monday Sep 10 | via Southwest Times 

    Betty Compton Lester

    Betty Compton Lester, 79, of Richmond, Va., formerly of Dublin, Va. and Grundy, Va., died suddenly at home July 14, 2018.

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  • Sunday Sep 9 | via WTVR Richmond 

    Memorials across Richmond honor fallen 9/11 heroes: ...

    Hundreds gathered for several ceremonies across Richmond on Sunday to mark the 17th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks later this week.

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  • Saturday Sep 8 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Police escort Silent Sam supporters away from statue...

    Police deploy pepper spray near a crowd of protesters while keeping Silent Sam Confederate monument supporters separated from protesters Thursday night, August 30, 2018 at UNC-Chapel Hill. UNC-Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol Folt addresses the controversy surrounding the toppling of the Silent Sam Confederate monument on campus during a Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at the Paul Rizzo Conference Center in Chapel Hill.

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  • Friday Sep 7 | via Camden Chronicle Independent 

    Ike Nooe

    The Homegoing Celebration for Ike A. Nooe III, 79, will be held on Monday, September 10, at 1 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Camden with family burial in Quaker Cemetery. The Rev.

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  • Wednesday Sep 5 | via The Bedford Daily Voice 

    Dr. Paul D. Koors, Westchester Native, Dies Suddenly...

    Dr. Paul Daniel Koors, 38, a native of Westchester and resident of Bethel in Fairfield County died on Tuesday, Aug. 28 of sudden heart failure. He graduated from the Hackley School, attended Bucknell University and graduated from Brooklyn College before going to medical school at The Medical College of Virginia in Richmond.

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  • Tuesday Sep 4 | via The White Plains Daily Voice 

    Dr. Paul D. Koors, 38, Westchester Native

    Dr. Paul Daniel Koors, 38, a native of Westchester and resident of Bethel, CT, died on Aug. 28 of sudden heart failure. He graduated from the Hackley School, attended Bucknell University and graduated from Brooklyn College before going to medical school at The Medical College of Virginia in Richmond.

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  • Tuesday Sep 4 | via WRIC-TV Richmond 

    Medical examiner rules 12-year-old Glen Allen girl d...

    A medical examiner has ruled that a 12-year-old Henrico County girl who died at the hospital after a medical emergency in July died from natural causes. Avianca Rana, who would've begun school at Hungary Creek Middle School on Tuesday, was pronounced dead at the hospital on July 8 after police were called to a home on Kingscote Lane in Glen Allen for a reported medical emergency.

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  • Saturday Sep 1 | via Watertown Daily Times 

    John M. Willaman

    John was born on June 21, 1955, in Pittsburgh, PA, son of P. Owen and Dorothy Haas Willaman. After graduating from Watertown High School in 1973 he attended Ithaca College.

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  • Friday Aug 31 | via Powhatan Today 

    Commonwealth's attorney says death of Marcus-David P...

    In this screen grab of body camera video released by Richmond police, Marcus-David Peters is seen charging the officer, who had just shot him with a Taser, which was ineffective. BELOW: About two seconds later, Peters is seen continuing to lunge at the officer aggressively.

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  • Friday Aug 31 | via The Daily News-Record 

    Janet L. Dove

    Janet Lehanna Dove, 80, of Richmond, died in Richmond, Va., Aug. 25, 2018. She was born Oct. 26, 1937, in Timberville, daughter of the late Homer Hollen and Irene McNeal Dove.

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  • Thursday Aug 30 | via The Daily News-Record 

    Keith W. Grisham

    Keith Wayne Grisham, 71, of St. Petersburg, Fla., passed away Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, in his home; he had been in deteriorating health for several years. He was born Aug. 3, 1947, in Harrisonburg, Va., son of the late Ike C. and Ethel Canfield Grisham.

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  • Wednesday Aug 29 | via The Inter-Mountain 

    Austen W. Moore

    Austen loved sports from an early age and played basketball throughout his childhood in Elkins, following in the footsteps of his grandfather, Carl Payne, who was a member of the Davis & Elkins College basketball team known as the Iron Five from 1948-1950.

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  • Tuesday Aug 28 | via WTVR Richmond 

    A Richmond mom's grief: another shooting, another so...

    For the second time in six months, a Richmond mother got a call that her son had been shot multiple times. In March, Jendaihi Coles' youngest, 18-year-old Jaleel Yates , didn't survive after he was shot to death in South Richmond.

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  • Tuesday Aug 28 | via Powhatan Today 

    Christine B. McGRAW

    Christine B. McGraw, 84, went to be with Jesus on August 23, 2018. She is survived by her loving husband of 63 years, Russell C. McGraw; son, Berkley Lee McGraw, and wife, Denyse M. McGraw; grandchildren, Erin K. McGraw, Rachel M. Martin and husband, Alex M. Martin, and Christopher L. McGraw, two sisters, Edna B. Broom and Marian B. Robertson.

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  • Saturday Aug 25 | via HeraldSun.com 

    Man carrying Confederate flag assaults counter-prote...

    Protesters arrive for a demonstration supporting the Silent Sam Confederate statue at UNC Saturday, August 25, 2018. The statue was toppled Monday and protesters and counter-protesters gathered on campus Saturday.

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