Obituaries

Hannelore T. Albrecht

Mrs. Hannelore Thomsen ­Albrecht, 83, wife of the late Reinhart Albrecht and a resident of The Citadel in Nassawadox, formerly of Belle Haven, passed away at her residence Monday, Jan. 18, 2021. Born Oct. 23, 1937, in Germany, she was the daughter of the late Johann Thomsen and the late...

John Calvin Miller

Mr. John Calvin Miller, 76, died at his home in Cape Charles Jan. 16, 2021, with his wife, Trixie, and his chemo care cats at his side. He accepted the challenge of living with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer in late March 2017 after three years and 10 months of...

Mary Ann Singletary

Ms. Mary Ann Singletary passed away in Williamsburg, Va., on Jan. 15, 2021, at the age of 84. She was born in Northampton County on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. She was the daughter of the late Elizabeth and Arthur Henderson. She is survived by one sister, Margaret Snyder, of...

Beverly Lynn Barnes

Ms. Beverly Lynn Barnes, 62, of Washington, D.C., died on Jan. 16, 2021, at her sister’s house in Maryland of complications from ovarian cancer. Beverly was the daughter of Elaine D. Barnes and the late S. Blumfield Barnes. Beverly first came to the Shore in 2011, visiting with her friend David...

Kathryn Layne Smith

Mrs. Kathryn Layne Smith, 76, passed away surrounded by her family Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, at her son’s home in Franktown. Born Feb. 21, 1944, in Cashville, she was the daughter of the late Forest Douglas Chandler and the late Esther Ayres Chandler. Raised in a Christian home, Kathryn remained...
Mr. Harold “Burke” Landon, 85, lifelong resident of Tangier Island, beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather, and friend to all, passed away at home Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021, surrounded by loved ones. Born Jan. 3, 1936, on Tangier, he was one of nine children born to the late Charles Colson...

DeAndre L. Ridley

Mr. DeAndre L. Ridley, 32, of Delmar, Md., departed this life Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, at Coastal Hospice at the Lake in Salisbury, Md. Born in Nassawadox, Deandre was the son of Tammy R. Conquest and the late Preston L. Downing. He was affectionately known as “Ionnie” by his family...

Lesa M. White

Mrs. Lesa M. White, 48, of Atlantic, received eternal life on Monday, Jan. 4, 2021, in Pocomoke City, Md. Born in Horntown, Lesa was the beloved daughter of Roxie and Calvin Morris. Lesa was employed by the Wicomico County Department of Corrections for over 15 years. On Aug. 23, 2014,...

Vincent Calvin Wood

Mr. Vincent Calvin Wood, 83, husband of Sara Lewis Wood and a resident of Cheriton, passed away Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021, at his residence in Cheriton. He was the son of the late Vincent Francis Wood and the late Elizabeth Doughty Wood. He was a retired lawn care contractor...

Robbin Gail Powell

Ms. Robbin Gail Powell, 60, passed away Jan. 6, 2021, comforted by her daughters, Heather and Brandy. Robbin was born Nov. 16, 1960, to Rudolph and Phyllis Powell, of Quinby. She lived most of her life on the Eastern Shore and later moved to Dover, Del. Robbin had the biggest...