Tag: Onancock

Ms. Josephine Rosetta Bagwell, 88, of Onancock, peacefully transitioned into the arms of God Thursday, April 1, 2021, in Onancock. Born in Daugherty, Josephine was the beloved daughter of the late Burley and Hortense Bagwell. She was affectionately known as “Jo” by her family and friends. Josephine worked over 20...
Mrs. Mary Ellen Allen, 80, of Onancock, received eternal life Friday, April 2, 2021, at her residence with family by her side. Born in Daugherty, Mary Ellen was the beloved daughter of the late Leroy Savage and the late Susie Conquest, and the late Lee Conquest. Mary Ellen worked in...
Mrs. Ginger Lee Eckard-Albrecht, a resident of Onancock, passed away March 29, 2021, at her home. Ginger was born Jan. 21, 1959, in Lower Merion Township, Pa., and grew up in Cinnaminson, N.J. She later moved to Virginia with her husband and daughters in 2002. Ginger was the daughter of Jeanette...
Ms. Sarah Catherine Taylor, 17, of Onancock, passed away at her residence on March 28, 2021. She is the daughter of Angela Taylor and stepfather, Devon Fairhurst, and the late Turner Mapp Taylor. She was born March 19, 2004, in Nassawadox. Sarah was a very determined and strong-willed young lady....
By Carol Vaughn — Onancock is applying for a $978,000 Community Development Block Grant which, if awarded, will pay for improvements to the town’s northeast neighborhood. Eric Luchansky of the Accomack-Northampton Planning District Commission presented an overview of the project to the town council at its March 22 meeting. Improvements would include...
By Carol Vaughn — As Christians around the world prepare to celebrate Holy Week and Easter, the new rector of Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in Onancock reflected on the past year, ravaged as it was by the COVID-19 pandemic. “We’ve experienced Lent for an entire year. … So, yes, we’re ready,...
Mrs. Carletta Ellen Greenlee, 61, of Onancock, received eternal life on Saturday, March 13, 2021, at Riverside Regional Medical Center, Newport News. Born in Washington, D.C., Carletta was the beloved daughter of Claude E. McCain and the late Margaret Boone-McCain. She was a dedicated employee at the Hermitage on the...
Mr. Glenwood L. “Sonny” Bennett Jr., 84, husband of Maybelle Spence Bennett and a resident of Onancock, passed away Wednesday, March 17, 2021, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock. A native of Hacksneck, he was the son of the late Glenwood Ledell Bennett Sr. and the late Gladys...
Mr. Brian Lee Daley, 49, of Onancock, passed away March 7, 2021. Born Sept. 20, 1971, in Falls Church, Va., he was the son of Kevin and Teri Daley and Andrea Koerner Wessels and her partner, Michael Gladding, all of Onancock. A man of endless talent, Brian’s smile and easy-going...