Recently deceased

Obituaries August 28, 2018

Bragaw, Mr. Rexford Townsend III, 70, of North Chesterfield, husband of Judy Ann Bragaw. Cole, Ms. Charlotte R., 71, of North Chesterfield. Crowder, Mrs. Mary Dunnavant, 66, of Chester, wife of Harold Crowder Jr. Grundy, Mr. John R. (Dick), 74, Edgewater, Fla, formerly of Chester, husband of Bettie Grundy. Heath, Mrs. Mary Jane,... Read more
Police arrest second suspect in fatal crash CHESTERFIELD – Chesterfield County police arrested a second man in relation to a fatal crash that occurred at the intersection of Belmont Road and Sue Jean Drive at about 4:55 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25. Police said a 2011 Dodge Ram pickup struck... Read more

Recently deceased

Obituaries August 21, 2018

Anderson, Mrs. Charlotte Clement, 82, of North Chesterfield, wife of the Rev. M. Arthur Anderson. Flory, Mrs. Laura Williams, 92, of Chesterfield, widow of Tom Williams, wife of Charles Russell Flory. Goldman, Ms. Marie Ann, 72, of Chesterfield. Gurganus, Mrs. Catherine Curtis, 88, of Chester, wife of William J.... Read more
Man gets 58 years for three Thanksgiving Day murders
It looks as if a Chester man will spend the rest of his life in prison for killing his wife and two others on Thanksgiving night 2017. Chesterfield Circuit Court Judge T.J. Hauler last week sentenced Christopher Gattis, 59, to 100 years in prison with 45 suspended for each... Read more

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Obituaries August 14, 2018

Barden, Mr. Harry Rucker, 86, of Chesterfield, widower of Nancy Gills Barden. Boyd, Mr. Richard Lee, 64, of Chester, husband of Ellie Boyd. Brockwell, Mr. Bobby Wilton Jr., 47, of Chesterfield. Burton, Mrs. Belinda Dianne Morgan, 60, of Chesterfield, wife of J. Preston Burton Jr. Byrd, Mrs. Virginia “Ginny” Lockett, 94, of Chesterfield, widow... Read more
CHESTERFIELD – Police are investigating an armed robbery of the 7-Eleven located in the 6100 block of Jefferson Davis Highway. The robbery occurred around 11 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12. Police said a man entered the business, displayed a firearm, and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect is described... Read more
Police release identities of suspects charged in unlawful entry, larceny, shooting
CHESTERFIELD – Police have released the identities of two men charged in relation to a larceny from an auto and subsequent shooting that occurred in the 5700 block of Willowbranch Drive at about 10:40 p.m. Aug. 6. Police were called there for a report that multiple shots had been... Read more
Chesterfield gets new rescue vehicle
ABOVE: From left, firefighters Jacob Newton, Joe Schwickerath and Andrew Olsen are pictured with a new technical rescue unit. Chesterfield Fire and Emergency Management Services has a new technical rescue unit. The new tractor trailer, which cost $443,565, was delivered in April. It will carry shoring equipment that can be... Read more

Recently deceased

Obituaries August 7, 2018

Bennett, Mr. Timothy, 41, of Anchorage, Alaska, son of Velvie Bennett of Chester. Bomar, Mr. Roy Hagood, 77, of North Chesterfield, widower of Shelby Jean Bomar. candelier, Mr. Uriel Rodriguez, 7 months, of North Chesterfield, infant son of Juanida Candelier and Samuel Rodriguez. Denton, Mrs. Doris, 69, of Chesterfield,... Read more
Police release identities of suspects charged in unlawful entry, larceny, shooting
Police release identities of suspects charged in unlawful entry, larceny, shooting CHESTERFIELD – Police have released the identities of two men charged in relation to a larceny from an auto and subsequent shooting that occurred in the 5700 block of Willowbranch Drive at about 10:40 p.m. Monday. On Aug.... Read more