Obituaries

Obituaries February 19, 2019

BENTON, CHARLES LINTON, 77, of Chester, an Air Force veteran, husband of Joan Ford Benton. BRAMMER, THOMAS “JACK,” 89, of Chesterfield, husband of Helen Brammer. COE, BRANDON THOMAS, 22, of Chesterfield. CROSTIC, WILLIAM SELDON JR., 69, of Chesterfield, husband of Martha “Boo Boo” Crostic. CROWDER, HAROLD LEE “ANDY” SR., 87, of Chester, an Air... Read more

RICHARD S. WAYNE

Obituaries February 19, 2019

Richard S. Wayne, 91, of Chesterfield, Va., passed away, Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019. Richard was born and raised in New York, N.Y. He earned his master’s degree in chemistry and bachelor’s degree in physical and analytical chemistry. He was honorably discharged from the U.S. Marine Corps and was an... Read more

Recently deceased

Obituaries February 12, 2019

BRAMMER, Thomas “Jack,” 89, of North Chesterfield, husband of Helen Brammer. CHAPMAN, Reaford, 83, of South Chesterfield, husband of Edna Chapman. COLE, David Lundy, 90, of Chesterfield, an Army veteran. CONNOR, Michelle, 43, of North Chesterfield, wife of Charles Alexander Connor III. Cook, Mrs. Eileen, 76, of Chesterfield, wife of Stuart W. Cook. DAVES, Clara... Read more
‘Progressive’ moves underway: Miles details policies that commonwealth attorney’s office has implemented
After two and a half months on the job, Chesterfield’s Commonwealth Attorney Scott Miles believes progress is being made. Democrat Miles, who won a close race over Republican John Childrey in November to finish the final 13 1/2 months of Billy Davenport’s term, was sworn in Nov. 13. Several... Read more
Police looking for attempted robbery suspect
UPDATE: Hargrave turned himself in to police on Tuesday, Feb. 12. Police are seeking a man who is wanted in connection with a 2018 attempted robbery that occurred in the 17000 block of Lansmill Drive in south Chesterfield. At about 4 p.m. Nov. 23, a woman heard a knock... Read more
Chesterfield Fire and EMS responded around 7:45 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, to the 11800 block of Lewis Road for a fire at the Ingenco building, where methane from the landfill is converted into electricity at the Shoosmith Bros. complex. A warehouse building had fire and smoke conditions when firefighters... Read more
Ettrick store burns, firefighter injured
One firefighter was injured while battling a fire in the 21100 block of Chesterfield Ave on Wednesday, Feb. 6. Smoke showing from the roof of Virginia’s Best Mart Grocery Store at 21113 Chesterfield Ave. was reported around 11:50 a.m. “Occupants of the building self-evacuated,” Chesterfield Fire and EMS Lt.... Read more
King, William Richard CAPT USN (Ret) of Chester, Va., went to be with the Lord while surrounded by family on Jan. 28, 2019. His family and friends will miss his playful sense of humor, warm smile and his sparkling blue eyes. He was born in Tomahawk, Wis., on Sept.... Read more

Recently deceased

Obituaries February 5, 2019

Anderson, Mr. Harold “Sonny” Woodrow Jr., 82, of Chesterfield, husband of Shirley Applewhite Anderson. Bowman, Mr. Douglas W., 91, of Chesterfield, widower of Margaret B. Bowman. Coiley, Mr. Gerard K. Sr., 85, of North Chesterfield, husband of Anita Praml Coiley. DeFilippis, Mrs. Claudia R., 71, of Chester, widow of Paul DeFilippis. Jones, Ms. Sherry... Read more
Charges withdrawn for second time in Tasing incident
Misdemeanor obstruction of justice and illegal window tint charges were recently withdrawn for the second time against a 23-year-old Richmond man who was Tased by Chesterfield police last year. James Edward Monk was initially charged following an incident at 12:30 a.m. March 28 near Virginia State University. The charges... Read more