Obituaries

Jacqueline S Cofer

December 3, 2019

On December 3, 2019, Jacqueline Ann Cofer affectionally known as "Jackie" transitioned from her earthy life of 73 years into her eternal home in glory with her Heavenly Father. Jacqueline was born on February 19, 1946 in Surry County, VA to Violet

Andrew L. Johnson

December 2, 2019

Rev. Andrew "Lujack" Johnson transitioned from this earthly life to his heavenly home on Monday, December 2, 2019. Andrew was employed at Newport News Shipbuilding from 1972-2002. He retired in 2002 after 30 years of service. Prior to working at t

Audrey M. Holmes

December 1, 2019

  “I will both lie down in peace and sleep for thou Lord only makest me dwell in safety.” Psalm 4:8 Our beloved Audrey Marie Holmes was born April 10, 1957.  Audrey transitioned into her Heavenly home on Dec. 01, 2019 Sentara Obici Ho

Gene R. Spratley Sr.

November 21, 2019

Gene Spratley, Sr. of 610 Cedar Street departed this life on November 21, 2019. He was born in Isle of Wight County (Smithfield, VA) on October 5, 1933. He was an oysterman and fisherman at heart and he loved being on water and taking friends out

Roynol Percell Palmer

November 21, 2019

Roynol Percell Palmer, 85, of Carrollton VA , transitioned from this life, at Sentara Obici Hospital, Suffolk VA, on Thursday, November 21, 2019. Percell, as he was affectionally known by family and friends, was a long time member of the

Emma J. Addison

November 20, 2019

Emma Jean Addison  77, passed away from this life on Wednesday, November 20, 2019. Emma was a native of  Southhampton County. She was born on June 22, 1942 to the late Wylie and Mary M. Barrow Cotten. Emma attended Westside High School in Smi

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Thurl O. Tynes

November 19, 2019

Thurl O. Tynes, 73, passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 peacefully in his home. He was born September 24, 1946 in Isle of Wight County, Virginia to George and Lelia Tynes. Thurl has resided in the city of Newport News, Virginia since 1980. He l