Tag: Parksley

By Carol Vaughn — Delays continue to plague the library construction project underway in Parksley. The current completion date, according to the contract, is Jan. 28, 2022. The project as a whole is around 75% complete, according to Accomack County Administrator Mike Mason. The Accomack County Board of Supervisors went into executive session...
By Carol Vaughn — Parksley will purchase new, wireless water meters using federal funds from the American Rescue Plan Act. The Parksley Town Council voted unanimously Monday to purchase the meters, at a cost of up to $165,000, from Consolidated Pipe. The meters come with a 10-year warranty. There will be no...
Mrs. Dorothy Lee Deuter-East, 88, wife of the late Rogers Henry East and the late Harold William Deuter Sr., passed away Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, at Shore Health and Rehabilitation Center in Parksley. Born June 26, 1933, in Lincoln, Neb., she was the daughter of the late Agnes E....
Mr. Carter B. Parks Jr., 67, husband of Karla Nelson Parks and a resident of Parksley, passed away at his home on Friday, Oct. 29, 2021. Born Dec. 25, 1953, he was the son of the late Carter “Braxton” Parks Sr. and the late Mary “Elizabeth” Hart Parks. Carter received...
Mrs. Stephanie Brook Bailey Northan, 49 of Delmar, Md., formerly of Parksley, passed away Oct. 15, 2021, at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin, Md. Stephanie was born May 31, 1972, a daughter to Billie J. Whitelock (Darryl K.), of Parksley, and the late Stephen E. Feeney Sr. She was raised...
Ms. Gloria Jean “Jeannie” Burns, 72, of Parksley, passed away Oct. 19, 2021, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital. Born Oct. 28, 1948, in Hazleton, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Michael Tucker and the late Helen Martin Hansbury. Jeannie worked as a QA technician for Tyson Foods for...
Mrs. Mattie J. Johnson, of Parksley departed this life Monday, Oct. 11, 2021, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock,. Born in Eastman, Ga., Mattie was the beloved daughter of the late Willie James and the late Tressie M. Searles. She was affectionately known as “Pearl” by her family and...
By Carol Vaughn — The Town Council of Parksley Monday recognized outgoing Councilman Chris Hamlin for his service to the community. Mayor Frank Russell presented a plaque to Hamlin in recognition of his contributions to the town. In other action, the town has purchased a chipper for brush, at a cost of...
By Carol Vaughn — The community celebrated the opening of the Davis Center in Whitesville with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house Monday. Family members of the late Willie “Bill” Davis Sr., who operated a pool hall in the building, organized the event, after they announced plans a year ago to...