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Obituaries August 13, 2019

ABOULHOSN, Nidal Jamil, 60, of North Chester, husband of Donia Aboulhosn. BARHAM, Carroll D., 71, of Chester. BARRETT, Evelyn Williams, 77, of Chesterfield, widow of Roy Barrett. BENNETT, Thomas E., 87, of Chesterfield, an Army veteran, husband of Muriel R. Bennett. BELLFLOWER, Helen Augusta, 96, of Chester, widow of Horace Bellflower. CALL, Donna L., 66,... Read more
Dedication: ‘Fully-sworn’ auxiliary police officers work without pay
It takes a lot of dedication to be an auxiliary police officer. The position is unpaid and involves carrying a firearm and a Taser. Many people may not have the time or the desire for such a part-time job, but those that do enjoy it. Tracy Connor, 43, works... Read more

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Obituaries August 6, 2019

BENNETT, Sally Marie, 69, of Chester. BENTLEY, Mary Elizabeth, 56, of Chesterfield. ELLIS, Sydney Whiting, 76, of Chesterfield, wife of Bobby D. Ellis. FARMER, William R., 84, of Chesterfield, a National Guard veteran, husband of Patricia Farmer. FLETCHER, Raymond Lawrence, 56, of Chesterfield. FORD, Keith Nolan, 68, of Chester, husband of Rebecca Ford. GERRING, Michael W.,... Read more
Bennett, Sally Marie, 69, of Chesterfield. Bingham, Alfred Joseph Jr., 53, of Chesterfield, husband of Anita Bingham. Doty, Albert Edgar Jr., 72, of Chesterfield, a Marine Corps veteran, husband of Andrea Doty. Hesler, Lee J., 77, of Chesterfield, husband of Jane Hesler. Hodges, Velma J., 85, of Chesterfield, widow of Vaden H. Hodges. Jaynes, Walker... Read more
Ackerman, Jayleigh Noelle, 2, of Chester. Allen, Anne King, 90, of Chesterfield. Allen, Josephine Ferguson, 81, of Chester, widow of Luther G. Allen. Bobbitt, Dorothy Carter, 93, of Chesterfield. Booker, Angela Naomi, 22, of Chester. Camp, Billy Joe, 76, of Chesterfield. Cobaugh, Mildred I., 85, of Chesterfield, widow of Donald Cobaugh Sr. Cottrell, David Fred, of North... Read more
Sen. Chase is right to defend herself Editor: I wish to address an article from July 10 (“Guns, rape, and marijuana: Candidates criticized for FB posts”), specifically the portion attempting to shame Republican Sen. Amanda Chase for her views of women’s right to self-defense against rape or any crime,... Read more
The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a drowning of a 2-year-old girl. Police responded to a report of a possible drowning at a residence in the 4300 block of Lilking Court, south of Route 10 east of Harrowgate Road, on Monday, July 8. Officers learned that a 2-year-old... Read more
Ansay, Faith Elnora, 84, of Chester, widow of William Albert Ansay. Barnes, Geraldine Braswell, 86, of Chesterfield, widow of Daniel Alexander Barnes. Bonds, Bobby B., 80, of Chesterfield, a Marine Corps veteran, widower of Mary Elizabeth Bonds. Desmond, Madeline Cecelia, 29, of Chesterfield. Garner, Danny L., 71, of Chesterfield, an Army veteran. Hazlewood, Brenda Newkirk,... Read more
Marjory “Peach” Goyne Janssen, 94, passed away with family by her side on June 8, 2019, in Denton, Texas. She was born April 8, 1925, in Cincinnati, Ohio. She grew up in Chester, Va., where she graduated from Chester High School, now Thomas Dale High School, in 1942. She... Read more
Bassard, Knowlton H., 86, of Chesterfield, an Army veteran, widower of Bettye Bassard. Buzzo, James Ronald, 78, of Chesterfield, an Army Reserve veteran, husband of Serena Farmer Buzzo. Coffey, Frances, 84, of Chester, wife of James E. Coffey. Coppridge, Kenneth, 73, of North Chesterfield, husband of Sheila Coppridge. Crostic, William Seldon Sr., 89, of... Read more