Obituaries

Patricia Leigh Thomson

Mrs. Patricia Leigh “Patty” Thomson, 67, formerly of Deerfoot Road in Melfa, went to the arms of her Lord on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, while holding the hand of her dear husband, Dan. She had been fighting a brave and stout battle with her health for some time and...

Alta B. Applegate

Mrs. Alta B. Applegate, 92, wife of the late George H. Applegate and a resident of Onancock, passed away Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock. A native of Spring Lake, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Alton B. Osborn and the late...

Jerriann Deily

Mrs. Jerriann Deily, 65, of Cape Charles, died peacefully in her home on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, after her long battle with cancer. She was born Nov. 19, 1954, in Albany, N.Y., a daughter of the late Ralph and Jerry Deagetis. She is survived by her loving husband, Jonathan...

Fountain Leroy Wallace

Mr. Fountain Leroy “Roy” Wallace, 89, beloved husband of Vivian Cherrix Wallace and a resident of Wachapreague, passed away Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Md. Born March 22, 1931, in Wachapreague, he was the only son of the late William Naaman Wallace and...

Lanny Mason

Mr. Lanny Ross Mason, 74, husband of Linda Laird Mason and a resident of Onancock, passed away Monday, Feb. 24, 2020. Born Jan. 12, 1946, in Nassawadox, he was the only child of the late Melvin and Virginia Ross Mason. Following college, Lanny worked a few jobs before finding his...

Wayne Barnes Ewell

Mr. Wayne Barnes Ewell, 79, of Wilmington, N.C., died Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. Born in Bloxom, on Oct. 10, 1940, he was the son of the late Walter Ward Ewell and the late Amanda Barnes Ewell. He is survived by two beloved daughters and their families, Chelsea, Jason, and...

Gordon Lee Ward Sr.

Mr. Gordon Lee Ward Sr. passed away peacefully on Sept. 26, 2020, at the age of 84. Gordon Lee was born in Eastville, on Jan. 27, 1936, where he lived his entire life. In 1954, he married Lois Ann Nottingham, who he was married to for 53 years when...
Mrs. Julia Louise Thompson Lanman peacefully left this world to be in Heaven with Jesus and many of her loved ones on Sunday Sept. 20, 2020. She was surrounded by her son, Lester J. Lanman II, and her daughter-in-law, Karla D. Lanman. Julia was born on Oct. 10, 1952, in...

Annette Allen Cropper

Mrs. Annette Allen Cropper, 55, wife of David Cropper and resident of Princess Anne, Md., went to be with our Lord and Savior Sept. 19, 2020, after a long courageous battle with cancer at PRMC. Born on June 17, 1965, in Point Pleasant, N.J., she was the daughter of...

Cindy Fenton Ulrich

Mrs. Cindy Fenton Ulrich, 53, loving wife, daughter, mother, sister, grandmother, and friend, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020, at her home in Melfa. Born July 1, 1967, in Lakewood, N.J., she was the daughter of Mary “Linda” Young, of Onancock, and the late Donald Joseph Fenton, and stepdaughter...