Tag: Obituary

Sgt. John Wesley Charnock, 62, beloved husband of Faith Cooper Charnock and cherished father of Wesley “Troy” Charnock, passed away Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020. A lifelong resident of Tangier Island, John was born Oct. 3, 1957, to the late Vaughn Wesley Charnock and Virginia Lee Charnock. From an early age,...
Mrs. Paula J. Belote, age 80, of Onancock and Annapolis, Md., passed away Friday, Dec. 20, 2019. She was born in Selbyville, Del., Feb. 24, 1939, to the late Ernestine and Albert Johnson. She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Sammy Belote, of Annapolis; daughter, Terry Belote; son,...
Mrs. Debbie Daisey Williams, 53, cherished wife, mother and grandmother, passed away at her home in Messongo Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, with her loved ones at her side. Born Jan. 30, 1966, in Nassawadox, she was a daughter of the late Winfred Daisey Sr. and Elizabeth Hurley Daisey. She is...
Mrs. Kathleen Powell Shrieves, 96, wife of the late Norman R. Shrieves and a resident of Virginia Beach, Va., formerly of Cape Charles, passed away Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, at Virginia Beach Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Virginia Beach. A native of Willis Wharf, she was the daughter of...
Mrs. Jackie Besecker, 78, of Wallops Island, passed away on Jan. 13, 2020, at Hartley Hall in Pocomoke City, Md. She was born on Chincoteague Island, Nov. 6, 1941, to the late John Edward and Ruby Davis Holloway. She was a member of Union Baptist Church and taught fifth grade Sunday...
Mrs. Iris Marie Pierce, 78, of Amelia, Va., and formerly of Parksley, peacefully passed away Jan. 11, 2020. At her side, was her loving husband of 33 years, James F. Pierce. Born Oct. 5, 1941, in Washington, D.C., she was the daughter of John H. and Elizabeth B. Stanley Sr. For...

Donna Lagasse

Mrs. Donna Lee Ewell Lagasse, 76, wife of the late Thomas Earl “Tom” Lagasse and a resident of Hopeton, passed away peacefully Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, surrounded by her loving family. Born March 22, 1943, in Nassawadox, she was a daughter of the late Sewell David Ewell and Ellie...
Mrs. Stella “Ann” Annis Mears died peacefully in her home Jan. 11, 2020. The daughter of Carol Dulaney “Lane” Annis and Minerva Taylor Annis, Ann was born March 20, 1933, in Guilford, and was the youngest of five children. Growing up, Ann was particularly close to her dad. As...
Mrs. Sandra Wheatley King, 73, of Tangier Island, passed away Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, at her home. Born on Tangier Island March 18, 1946, she was the daughter of the late Freddie Lewis Wheatley and Henrietta Charnock Wheatley. She was the co-owner of Spanky’s Place for 26 years. She was a faithful...
Mr. James Reah “Jim” Hollinger, 89, of Chincoteague Island, passed away Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, surrounded by his family in Elkins Park, Pa. Mr. Hollinger was born in Lancaster, Pa., Dec. 17, 1930. He was the son of the late Elva Book and J. Reah Hollinger; beloved husband of...