Barbour, Steven Phillip, 55, of Chester. Blankenship, Gerald Coyle, 81, of Chesterfield, an Air Force veteran, husband of Nancy Blankenship. Bridgers, Kinnie Rhoden Jr., 96, of North Chesterfield, an Army veteran, widower of Eleanor G. Bridgers. Cox, Gary Ray, 57, of Chesterfield, husband of Tracy Shumaker Cox. Cumbea, Russell Rawlings Jr., 85, of North... Read more

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Obituaries April 30, 2019

Bailey, Damon E. “Skipper” II, 72, of Chesterfield, husband of Bonita Bailey. Brown, Horace W., 65, of North Chesterfield. Cimino, Fred Joseph Jr., 89, of Chester, husband of Florence M. Cimino. Curtin, Peter, 70, of Chesterfield. Dillard, Terry Edward, 59, of Chester, husband of Emily M. Dillard. Foreman, Melanie Gail, 21, of Chesterfield. Hamm, Edgar Richard... Read more
Beverly L. Sheffield
Beverly L. Sheffield, 78, of Chester, Va., passed away after a long-term illness on Friday, April 19, 2019 at her residence. She was born to the late Wilbur Leadbetter and Belle Ennis on Aug. 13, 1940 and was a member of Ivey Memorial United Methodist Church. Mrs. Sheffield enjoyed... Read more

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Obituaries April 23, 2019

Anderson, Corinna S., 80, of Chesterfield. Bala, Sundersingh, 80, of Chester. Barnes, Carolyn Davis, 79, of Chesterfield, widow of William Michael Barnes. Bass, Phyllis Kellar, 84, of Chester, wife of Roger Thompson Bass. Baumgarten, Julia Elena, 89, of Chesterfield, wife of John A. Baumgarten. Capel, Alice “Joyce,” 78, of North Chesterfield. Chalkley, William Earl, 56, of... Read more

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Obituaries April 16, 2019

Adkins, Frankie S., 81, of Chesterfield Anderson, Corinna Shipp, 81, of North Chesterfield. Cahoon, June Woodfin, 83, of Chesterfield, widow of Eugene Cahoon Sr. Dabney, Lillie O’Dell, 98, of Chesterfield, widow of James Dabney Jr. Fisher, Lyndon Kelsey, 92, of North Chesterfield, an Army Air Forces veteran who served in World War II,... Read more
Phyllis Kellar Bass
Phyllis Kellar Bass, 84 of Chester, Va., passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019. She was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., and a daughter of the late Kendall Hubert Kellar and Camilla Fauntleroy Hughes. Phyllis was a graduate of Randolph Macon Woman’s College and a school teacher for 37... Read more
Walker left a legacy of helping others
Bryan H. Walker, 87, of the 6700 block of Wentworth St., was found deceased in his home at 10:15 a.m., Tuesday, April 2, and showed signs of trauma. His death has been ruled a homicide. Walker was known as a pillar of the Bensley community, stalwart in his dedication... Read more
Baird, Alfred Emanuel Sr., 86, of North Chesterfield, an Army veteran who served in the Korean War, widower of Joyce Lucas Baird. Ballard, Warren H. Sr., 87, of Chesterfield, a Korean War-era Marine Corps veteran, widower of Joyce L. Ballard. Barnes, Edwin Thomas, 50, of Chesterfield, husband of Crystal Barnes. Barry, Stephen Lee,... Read more
BERAN, BENEDICT D., 92, served in the Merchant Marine during World War II and later in the Army Reserve, husband of Jeanette Beran. BOOTH, LINDA “LYNN” ROAN, 75, of Chesterfield. BUTLER, GREGORY R., 67, of Chesterfield, an Army veteran, husband of Virginia Butler. FANELLI, JOSEPH LEONARD, 91, of Chesterfield, a Navy veteran of... Read more
Chesterfield Police last week released the identity of a man whose remains were found March 13, 2016, near the 1300 block of Bellwood Road. Hassan A. Alkebu-Lan, 39, of Richmond, was identified using a DNA technology company in Reston, Parabon NanoLabs after traditional investigative methods were unfruitful. Using biological... Read more