Tag: Parksley

By Carol Vaughn — Parksley is looking for two new council members after Dana Bundick and John Carter Parks resigned in January. The council will hold a work session Monday, March 29, to discuss making appointments to fill the vacant seats until an election is held. Additionally, the town is advertising for...
Mrs. Jennie Lee Thornes, 91, beloved wife of the late Carroll Lawrence Thornes and a recent resident of Commonwealth Senior Living in Onancock, formerly of Parksley, passed away at her home on Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021. Born Oct. 7, 1929, in Greenbush, she was a daughter of the late Alfred...
Staff Report — Two house fires within three days in Accomack County resulted in extensive damage. A fire Monday severely damaged a house at 26439 Savageville Road in Melfa. Firefighters from multiple departments responded to the blaze, reported at 12:55 p.m. Glenn Brundage, fire captain of Wachapreague Vol. Fire Company, was in command. Firefighters...
Mr. Robert Lee Wilson Sr., 78, of Parksley, departed this life Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital, Onancock. Born in Accomac, Robert was the beloved son of the late Clifton Lingo Wilson and the late Mildred Wilson Wise. Robert was affectionately known as “Buddy” by his family...
Ms. Bonnie Bean Putnam, 65, of Parksley, passed away Jan. 25, 2021, at her residence. Born Dec. 20, 1955, in New York, she was the daughter of the late David Charles Bean and the late Betty Lou Heaton. She was a former marketing manager for Northern Telecom. Bonnie was a member...
Mrs. Geraldine Brown Brinn, 89, wife of the late Ronald Lee Brinn and a resident of Parksley, passed away at her home Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021. Born Oct. 11, 1931, in Tylerton, Md., she was the daughter of the late Carroll Benjamin Brown and the late Alma Franklin Bradshaw...
Mr. Herman Watson Parks, 81, of Parksley, passed away Jan. 18, 2021, at Shore Health and Rehabilitation Center in Parksley. Born Feb. 27, 1939, in Mutton Hunk, he was the son of the late Herbert H. Parks and the late Lee Hickman Parks. Herman worked in construction, did electrical work,...