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Jean Printz-Carr

Jean Printz-Carr

Jean Printz-Carr, 80, of Colonial Beach passed away on Wednesday, July 9, 2014.

Survivors include her loving husband, David C. Carr; sons James David Printz, David B. Carr and Michael Carr (wife Vanessa); granddaughter Jennifer Allmon (husband Eric); grandson James Carr (wife Contessa); grandson Joshua Allmon great-granddaughter Bethany Allmon; brother Carl Eaton (wife Carolyn); and many nephews and nieces.

Jean and David had a great and loving relationship of 32 years. They ran U.S. Title Settlement Service, Jean in the office, David in the field. With this partnership they built U.S. Titles Inc., which they sold to their nephew Jack Printz. They retired, then built another successful U.S. Title Settlement Service in the Northern Neck.

Jean was born in Parkersburg, W.Va., to the prominent Eaton family. Francis Eaton arrived in America with his wife and 9-month-old son on the Mayflower. His heir migrated to Ohio and West Virginia.

Jean was preceded in death by William Trenton Printz and Billie Brooks Carr.

A service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at Nash and Slaw Funeral Home on 3rd Street in Colonial Beach. There will be light refreshments following the service at the Colonial Beach Lion's Club on Marshall Avenue, catered by Dori Farrell.

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Raye S. Williams

Raye S. Williams

Raye S. Williams, 88, of Caroline County passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at her residence.

She was the widow of Arthur Williams Sr. Survivors include her daughters, Barbara Boulware of Ruther Glen and Nancy Sizer of Beaverdam; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

Her remains rest with Owens Funeral Service, 104 Green Chimney Court, Ashland, where there will be a viewing from noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 30. A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 31, at Jericho Baptist Church in Ruther Glen.

Full obituary and online condolences are at owensfu neralservices.com.

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Rodney K. Fairchild

Rodney K. Fairchild

Rodney Keith Fairchild, 55, of Spotsylvania County died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Mary Washington Hospital.

Survivors include fiancee Marcia Holcomb; daughter Margo Fairchild; brother Byron Fairchild and wife Kartrina; sisters Valerie Childs and husband Wilbur and Rhonda Austin; and uncle Samuel Fairchild. He was preceded in death by his mother, Nettie Fairchild; brother Irving Washington; and sister Cheryl McGilvery. He was raised by his foster parents, George and Lottie Williams, who also preceded him in death.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 31, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg Chapel. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Inurnment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 3025 Berkmar Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22901; or to the National Kidney Foundation serving Virginia, 1742 E. Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23228.

Online guest book is available at covenantfuneralser vice.com.

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Susan I. Farrel

Susan I. Farrel

Susan Irene Farrel, 46, of Locust Grove passed away Friday, July 25, 2014, at her home.

She was born Aug. 8, 1967, in Apple Valley, Calif. Susan loved decorating birthday cakes for family and friends. She also enjoyed scrapbooking and helping others.

Susan was preceded in death by a daughter, Sarah Louise Farrel, and her father, Jess Schreiner.

She is survived by her husband, Franklin "Andy" Farrel; her son, Franklin Farrel V; and a daughter, Courtney Nicole Farrel. Susan is also survived by her mother, Patricia Louise Schreiner of Lake Leon, Texas, and a sister, Cynthia Faust of Palo Pinto, Texas.

A celebration of life service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at Lake of the Woods Church in Locust Grove.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Susan's name may be made to the LOW Ski team, or a charity of choice.

An online guest book and obituary are available at johnsoncares.com.

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Mary W. Lomax

Mary W. Lomax

Mary Wormley Lomax, 83, of Fredericksburg passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at home with her family at her side.

Mary was a laundry presser at Marine Corps Base Quantico for 28 years and then worked for Best Western hotels as a housekeeper.

She loved music, reading tabloids and working crossword puzzles. She was an avid reader. She loved entertaining friends and family at home and visiting them. She was a devoted wife to James "Raymond" Lomax until he preceded her in death in 2006.

Survivors include two sisters, Evelyn Louise King and Betty Bright, both of Spotsylvania County; children John Wormley of Fredericksburg and Virginia and Michael Brooks of Lorton; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, at A.L. Bennett and Son Funeral Home in Fredericksburg. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 31, at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Spotsylvania. Burial will follow immediately after the service at Quantico National Cemetery.

Online condolences may be expressed at albennett andsonfuneralhome.com.

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Brenda F. Corbett

Brenda F. Corbett

Brenda Faye Corbett, 70, of King George County passed away Friday, July 25, 2014.

She had retired as a clerk with the post office. Brenda was a member of Montague Baptist Church in King George and a longtime CNA and caregiver. She enjoyed crafts and sewing.

Survivors include her husband of 29 years, David Corbett; father George Legan and his wife, Donna, of Florida; four daughters, Faye Gillespie and her husband, Lloyd, of North Carolina, Leslie Puleo of Georgia, Lorrie Melton and her husband, Chip, of Georgia and Bonnie Delaino and her husband, Russ, of Georgia; stepdaughter Linda Corbett Herring; nine grandchildren; and two stepgrandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at Montague Baptist Church, with the Rev. Roger Woody officiating.

Memorials may be made to Montague Baptist Church.

Please sign the online guest book at nashandslawfh.com.

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Derek A. Shiflett

Derek A. Shiflett

Derek A. Shiflett, 32, of Fredericksburg died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Mary Washington Hospital.

Survivors include his wife, Melissa Shiflett; his children, Skylar Carter, Dalton Shiflett, Kyleigh Shiflett, Trevor Shiflett, Cayden Shiflett and Cheyenne Shiflett; stepdaughter Tabitha Mitchell; his parents, Guy and Lissa Shiflett; brothers Branden Shiflett and Cameren Shiflett; maternal grandfather Sidney Shelton; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

A celebration of life will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at the home of Ervin and Ginger Wible, 714 Truslow Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22406.

In honor of Derek, the family requests that you consider becoming an organ donor, as he was.

Online guest book is available at covenantfuneralser vice.com.

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Virginia C. Kerr

Virginia C. Kerr

Virginia Cooke Kerr, 87, of Spotsylvania County passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Bowling Green Health & Rehab.

Virginia was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She loved her family very much and her passion was spending time with them. She worked for many years at Morganstern Pants Factory and retired from G&H Pants Factory, both in Fredericksburg.

Virginia was born and raised in Spotsylvania, and lived there for most of her life, except for a short time spent in Washington, D.C. In the 1950s, Virginia and her husband built their family home on a section of the land originally belonging to her grandparents. She was a lifelong member of Massaponax Baptist Church. In her later years, Virginia loved taking trips with her family.

Mrs. Kerr was preceded in death by her husband, Edward H. Kerr Jr.; her son, Patrick W. Kerr; parents Cleveland Leslie and Mary James Carneal Cooke; three brothers; and six sisters.

Survivors include her daughter, Sharon Deal and her husband, Otis Jr.; six grandchildren, Jennifer Stewart (Thomas), Marcia Stevens (Arthur Jr.), Dennis Carroll (Rachael), John Deal (Kristen), Otis Deal III (Donna) and Dena Deal (Justin); 12 great-grandchildren, Michael, Meghan, Jakob, Tyler, Mercedes, Kelcey, Ashley, Arthur III, Haley, Claire, Reagan and Jacob; and three great-great-grandchildren, Trevor, Zachary and Traez.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.

A service will be held at noon Saturday, Aug. 2, at the funeral home. The Rev. John C. Edmonds and Pastor Michael Reid Sr. will officiate. Burial will be at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to one's favorite charity.

Online guest book is available at covenantfuneralser vice.com.

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Lee A. Carpenter

Lee A. Carpenter

Lee Adam Carpenter, 41, of Woodbridge passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Mary Washington Hospital.

He was a loving father, son, brother and friend.

Lee was a furniture technician for Ashley Furniture. He loved fishing and snowboarding, and was a devoted fan of the Redskins, the Capitals and the Nationals.

Survivors include his partner, Tiffany Deliberto of Woodbridge; his son, Zachary, and Zachary's mother, Melissa Delarosa of Fairfax City; his father, Thomas J. Carpenter, and stepmother Maryann of Lake of the Woods; his mother, Marylinda of Leesburg; sister Cathleen Ann Markham and husband Joe; a niece, Caitlin; a nephew, Colin; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

A ceremony to celebrate his life will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at the Elk's Lodge, 11309 Tidewater Trail, Fredericksburg. Casual dress is appropriate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Online guest book is available at johnsoncares.com.

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James T. Edwards

James T. Edwards

James Thomas Edwards, 64, of Stafford County died Monday, July 28, 2014, at home.

Mr. Edwards was a veteran of the Vietnam War and retired as master sergeant from the U.S. Air Force after serving from 1969 to 1993. He was the maintenance manager at Mount Ararat Baptist Church and was a member of the church. He loved NASCAR, working on cars, building things and spending time with his family. His Mustang was his baby.

He was preceded in death by his father, Harold Thomas Edwards, and a brother, Lynwood "Lenny."

Survivors include his wife, Kathy Edwards; three daughters, Wendy Sue, Billie-Jo and Krystal Ann; his mother, Mary Sue Edwards; three brothers, Roger, Charlie and Doug; sister Debbie; eight granddaughters; five grandsons; and one great-granddaughter.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 3, at Covenant Funeral Service, Stafford.

A service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 4, at Mount Ararat Baptist Church, with the Rev. Todd Gaston officiating. Burial with military honors will follow at Quantico National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mount Ararat Baptist Church, 1112 Garrisonville Road, Stafford, VA 22556.

Online guest book is available at covenantfuneralser vice.com.

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Esther Snellings

Esther Snellings

Esther Marie Owens Snellings, 84, of Fredericksburg passed away at Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center on Sunday, July 27, 2014.

Arrangements are incomplete with Mullins and Thompson Funeral Service, Fredericksburg Chapel.

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Margie Raper

Margie Raper

Margie Ruth Raper, 92, of Fredericksburg passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, from congestive heart failure, at the home she shared with her daughter and son-in-law for more than 18 years. She had been under home hospice care since November.

Mrs. Raper was originally from Phenix City, Ala., and, as a Navy spouse, had lived in Japan, New Jersey, California, Maryland and Florida, before she moved permanently to Virginia in 1996.

She enjoyed her family and friends and was comforted in her final months by her almost constant companion, the beloved family cat, Blackjack.

Mrs. Raper is survived by her children, Charles W. Raper Jr. and his wife, Suzanne, Sandra K. Junkins and her husband, Lawrence, and Birdie J. Martinez; her adopted son, also named Charles W. Raper; eight grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; and two brothers.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles W. Raper Sr.; a daughter, Beverly M. Spivey; three brothers; and one sister.

Mrs. Raper's family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, July 31, at Found and Sons Funeral Chapel, 10719 Courthouse Road, Fredericksburg, with a funeral to follow at 11 a.m. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 4, at Riverside Memorial Park, Jacksonville, Fla.

Online condolences may be expressed to Mrs. Raper's family at foundandsons .com.

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Lincoln J. Frost Sr.

Lincoln J. Frost Sr.

Lincoln J. Frost Sr., 102, of Fredericksburg died peacefully on Monday, July 28, 2014, at home.

Mr. Frost was a member of the Masonic Lodge. He was an amateur radio operator (KD4IQC) and he had retired as a chemical engineer with Continental Can Co. in the U.S. and Canada and as a farmer in Illinois.

Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Elizabeth J. Frost; children Lincoln Frost Jr. and Joseph Frost (Susan); stepchildren Jim Metzger, Kathryn Hitt (E. Thomas III) and John Ingwersen (Tamara); 24 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Willard and Nora Frost; sisters Theodosia Caldwell and Dorothea Stewart; and daughter Barbara Eichenseer.

Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Mary Washington Hospice, 5012 Southpoint Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22407; or a favorite charity.

Online guest book is available at covenantfuneralser vice.com.

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Steven L. Reynolds

Steven L. Reynolds

Steven Lee Reynolds, 63, of Spotsylvania County passed away Monday, July 28, 2014, at his home, after a long battle with cancer.

Mr. Reynolds was a U.S. Coast Guard veteran. He had retired from Fairfax County as a mechanic and was an avid fisherman.

Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Deborah R. Reynolds; daughter Chastity Norfolk (Larry) of Spotsylvania; grandson Matthew Reynolds of Spotsylvania; two sisters, Karen Monteith of Roanoke and Linda Reynolds of Las Vegas; several nieces; and a nephew.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.

Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mary Washington Hospice, 5012 Southpoint Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22407.

Online guest book is available at covenantfuneralser vice.com.

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Arthur L. Bundy Jr.

Arthur L. Bundy Jr.

Arthur L. Bundy Jr., 31, of Tappahannock departed this life unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

He is survived by his parents, Arthur Sr. and Janet Bundy; one sister, Michelle Bundy; one son, Jaiden Bundy; and three daughters, India Bundy, Makari Carter and Nevaeh Bundy.

A visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at Washington Funeral Home, 1404 Tappahannock Blvd., Tappahannock. A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, in the Essex High School auditorium, 833 High School Circle, Tappahannock, with the Rev. Dr. W.T. Carter as eulogist. Interment will be in New Liberty Baptist Church cemetery, 33030 Sparta Road, Milford.

Send online condolences at washingtonfh.com.

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Anna C. Manual

Anna C. Manual

Anna Catherine Manual, 80, of Fredericksburg died Monday, July 28, 2014, at Mary Washington Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Johnson Funeral Home.

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George H. Luhmann Jr.

George H. Luhmann Jr.

George Henry Luhmann Jr., an 11 year resident of Stafford County, passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at Stafford Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.

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