Obituaries

J. Larry Hamblin

Mr. J. Larry Hamblin, 81, husband of the late Virginia Robinson Hamblin, and a resident of Willis Wharf, passed away Monday, Dec. 6, 2021, at his home. A native of Willis Wharf, he was the son of the late James E. Hamblin and the late Mabel Bell Hamblin. He...

Susie Isdell Davis

Mrs. Susie Isdell Davis, 91, wife of the late William “Buddy” Davis and a resident of Exmore, passed away Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021, at her residence. A native of Wachapreague, she was the daughter of the late George Cleave Isdell and the late Annie Mears Isdell. Susie was a...
Mr. Harold Dean Johns Sr., 80, husband of Virginia Teano Johns and a resident of Jamesville, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021, at his residence. A native of West Virginia, he was the son of the late James Johns and the late Maxine Keesee Johns. He was a retired...
Dr. Mary Giddens Washington McCray, entered into eternal rest Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, at her home in South Chesterfield, Va. Mary was born Jan. 13, 1930, in Jamesville, to Severn and Elnora Giddens. Her life was blessed with family and students. She spent her career dedicated to education, having taught...
Mrs. Alene “May” Lovett, 80, of Painter, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021, at home, surrounded by her loving family. Born Oct. 14, 1941, in Washington, D.C., she was the daughter of the late Lewis H. Howard and the late Sherry Hanes Howard. Following high school, May began working as...
Mr. William Somers Bloxom, of Hallwood, husband of Norma Sue Bloxom, passed away Dec. 9, 2021. Born Oct. 7, 1940, in Bloxom, he was the son of the late Samuel Henry Bloxom Sr. and the late Pearl Somers Bloxom. William worked as a driver for Perdue for many years. He...

JoAnn Young

Mrs. JoAnn Young, 72, of New Church, wife of Lonnie Medlin, passed away Dec. 9, 2021, in Baltimore. Born June 15, 1949, in Humboldt County, Calif., she was the daughter of the late William Elijah Whitehurst and the late Harriet Eugenia Davenport. JoAnn previously worked at the Pocomoke Health Department,...
Mr. Christopher James Justis, 33, husband of Brittany Olivia Justis and a resident of Parksley, passed away Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock. Born July 13, 1988, he was the son of Billy Ray Justis and Mary Ann Justis, of Parksley. Christopher was a waterman and...

Craig K. Romines

Mr. Craig Kenneth Romines, 67, of Temperanceville, passed away suddenly on Dec. 10, 2021, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital. He was born in Nassawadox March 25, 1954, a son to the late Clyde and Helen (Thornton) Romines. He graduated from Chincoteague High School with the class of 1975. He served...

Eugene C. Taylor

Mr. Eugene C. Taylor, of Onancock, departed this life Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021, at his residence. Born in Bayside, Eugene was the beloved son of Esther Taylor and the late Eugene Davis. He was affectionately known as “Jack” by his family and friends. In later years, Jack relocated to New...