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Obituaries Jan. 23 publication with updates

Posted on Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 9:00 am

Posted Monday, Jan. 27

Jean M. Trice 

Jean Ann Morris Trice passed away peacefully at her home in Louisa on Thursday, January 23, 2014.

Born May 28, 1929,to the late C.K. Morris and Amanda Morris of Louisa, she was one of six children.

Jean was educated in Louisa County Public Schools. She was a member of Zion Travelers Baptist Church in Louisa, where before taking ill, she was on the treasury and usher boards.

She was known for her motherly spirit, taking on the motherly role for all the children in the neighborhood, hence the nickname “Mama Jean.” She was known to cater to the elderly, the sick and shut in or whenever anyone needed a hand.

She was preceded in death by her husband of many years, Clarence Trice Jr.; one sister, Connie Morris; and one brother, Corrie Morris.

Her legacy is survived by three loving sons, Clarence W. Trice III, David Trice and Lawrence Trice, all of Louisa; her grandchildren, Nicole Trice, Clarence Trice IV and Londra Trice; her great-grandchildren, Brandon and Kiarah Garrett, Anthony Johnson, Jeymi and Janya Barker; and down to her great-great-grandchild, Damien Osiris Garrett; her three sisters, Emma Washington (James) of Richmond, Josephine Timberlake and Martha Brice of Louisa; two sisters-in-law, Irene Morris of Kent Store and Virginia Barrett of Newark, New Jersey.

A celebration of life service, conducted by the Rev. Austin G. Bates, will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 27 at Zion Travelers Baptist Church, 3662 Roundabout Rd., Louisa. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Arrangements are being made by Thomasson Watson Funeral Service, Inc., Louisa. Visit for online guestbook.


Posted Thursday, Jan. 23, 10:30 a.m.

Addie B. Parrish

Addie Byrd Parrish, of Mineral, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, January 22, 2014.

She was born April 15, 1925 in Hanover County, to the late Earnest M. and Mary Garrett Ronquest. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, Thomas Byrd Parrish and Roger William Hix; her brothers, Willie, John, Eston, Eugene and Edward Ronquest; and sisters, Sally Groomes, Eva Groomes and Cary Chenault.

She is survived by her loving husband of 70 years, Henry B. Parrish; two sons, Bobby Parrish and his wife, Sandra, of Louisa, and Steve Parrish and his wife, Debbie, of Bumpass; her five daughters, Shirley Perkins of Mineral, Sandra Gentry and her husband, Dennis, of Louisa, Judy Pierce and her husband, Miles, of Bumpass, Patsy Jane Shifflett and her husband, Clinton, of Orange, and Cindy Paul of Richmond; 14 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren; her sister, Ann Walker of Richmond; numerous nieces and nephews; and caregiver, Rebecca Parrish.

Family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 24, at South Anna Baptist Church, where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25. Interment will be in the church cemetery.

Arrangements are being made by Lacy Funeral Home, Rt. 522, Mineral.

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Helen H. Jennings

Helen Hart Jennings, 55, of Mineral, passed away Tuesday, January 21, 2014.

She is survived by her husband, Brian Hutson Jennings; her stepson, Graham; her daughter, Sonia Rae; her mother, Barbara U. Hart; her mother-in-law, Mrs. Roy Jennings; her brother-in-law, Brad Jennings; her aunt, Janet U. Phyfe; surname of cousins, Bethony, Delaney, Hart, Lancaster, Phyfe.

Helen attended James Madison University and Virginia Commonwealth University, retiring from the Goochland County Clerk’s Office.

A graveside funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 27, in the Hart Family Cemetery, Mineral.

Memorial donations may be made to Young Life Louisa, P.O. Box 1990, Louisa, VA 23093.

Arrangements are being made by Lacy Funeral Home, Rt. 522, Mineral.

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Warren A. Lloyd

Warren A. Lloyd, 79, of Bumpass, lovingly known as “Pop,” went to be with his Lord and Savior on January 22, 2014.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Dorothy Willis Lloyd; his children, Deborah Murphy (Tommy), Denise Brooking (Mark), and Dwayne Lloyd (Connie); his grandchildren, Donnie Amick, Stephanie and Katherine Murphy, Amanda and Noel Brooking, Sarah Perkinson, Harper and Elizabeth Lloyd; his great-grandchildren Bridgett Amick and Chase Luck.  He was oldest of 10 children, and is survived by his brother, Randy Lloyd; and his sisters, Alice Plageman, Brenda Marks, Rebecca Hicks and Nancy Smith.

He was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Jennifer.

He was retired from Phillip Morris and trained and showed Tennessee Walking Horses for many years.  He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening.  He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, and will be forever remembered for his positive and kind spirit, loving heart and sense of humor.

His remains rest at Lacy Funeral Home in Mineral, where family will receive friends from 1 until 3 p.m. and 6 until 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 26 at Hopeful Baptist Church, Montpelier. Interment will be in the church cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made in his memory to Holly Grove Volunteer Rescue Squad, 155 Factory Mill Rd., Bumpass, VA 23024, or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.

Arrangements are being made by Lacy Funeral Home, Rt. 522, Mineral.

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Carolyn F. Jones

Carolyn Fleming Jones, 66, of Montpelier, was received unto to Lord January 22, 2014.

She was preceded in death by her father, James H. Fleming of Bumpass.

She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Donald N. Jones; her mother, Evelyn H. Fleming of Bumpass; her sister, Mary A. Fleming of Mechanicsville; her daughter, Sherry J. Barlow and her husband, Kevin, of Ruther Glen; her daughter, Christa J. Hess and her husband, Greg, of Mechanicsville; four grandchildren, Allyson Taylor Wickham, Abigail Reid Wickham, Hunter Allen Hess and Cadence Ashby Hess; and her devoted dachshund, Buddy.

Carloyn was a member of Shiloh United Methodist Church in Montpelier where she sang in the choir. She had a love and talent for music having played the organ for many years and often playing duets with her sister on the piano. She was a dedicated employee of W.T. Jones and Sons, Inc. Lumber Company in Ruther Glen.

The family will receive friends from 2 until 4 p.m. and 6 until 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 24, at Bliley’s-Staples Mill, 8510 Staples Mill Rd., Richmond.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 25, at Shiloh United Methodist Church, 17420 Shiloh Church Rd., Montpelier. Interment will be in the church cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Shiloh United Methodist Church.

Arrangements are being made by Bliley’s-Staples Mill Chapel, Richmond.


Posted Thursday, Jan. 23, 9 a.m.

Margie V. Denton

Margie Viola Denton, 85, of Sandston, passed away January 9, 2014.

The widow of Otis Ashton Denton Sr. is survived by her children, Diane Denton, Otis Denton Jr. (Leila) and James Denton (Phyllis); her grandchildren, Debbie Weeks (Lloyd), Robbie Parker (Brenda), Adam Denton, Shannon Brown (Jason), Joey Denton (Lisa), Elisabeth Denton and Shawn Denton; her great-grandchildren, Kristina Weeks, Tabitha, Matthew and Casey Parker, Emma and Colby Denton; her sister, Alice Barton; her brother, Bill Denton; many nieces and nephews; and her beloved cat, Barney.

She was a member of Corinth Methodist Church since 1955, Christian Fellowship Class, Joy Club, Fun and Fellowship Sewing Circle and UMW.

Services were held at 1 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 13 at Corinth United Methodist Church. Committal was in Washington Memorial Park.

Memorial donations may be made to Corinth United Methodist Church.

Arrangements were made by Nelsen Funeral Home.


Elisabeth B. Marshall

Elisabeth B. Marshall, born Feb. 7, 1921 in Fort Worth, Texas, passed away Sunday, January 12, 2014 in Manakin Sabot surrounded by family.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 65 years, Irvin P. “Pem” Marshall Jr.; her parents, Finis O. Jones and Annie Packer Jones; four sisters and one brother.

Survivors include her son, Jimmy W. Bartoo (Kaye) of Richmond; her daughter, Lynda B. Kennemer (Wesley) of Boyd, Texas; her grandchildren, Monica B. Kaulfers (David) of Manakin Sabot, Tricia B. Mozingo (Mark) of Chesterfield, Darrell Kennemer (Jenise) and Douglas Kennemer of Boyd, Texas, and Carla K. Sherman (Scott) of Sunset, Texas; seven great-grandchildren, Nicholas and Christopher Kaulfers; two great-great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.

Beth loved being out in nature and through the years enjoyed raising parakeets, horses and most recently azaleas.

A private celebration of life will be announced at a later date.

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Evelyn C. Morrow

Evelyn Chenault Morrow, born December 3, 1922, at Venta in King William, died Friday, January 17, 2014.

She moved from King William with her husband, Richard “Dick” Morrow, to their dairy farm at Belmont, Spotsylvania County, in 1953. She taught at Belmont Elementary School and became the principal there, and ended her teaching career at Livingston Elementary, Spotsylvania.

Evelyn and Dick moved to Cuckoo in 1976 and became active in the community. She joined Mineral Baptist Church where she served as deacon for a number of years. She was active in her church and enjoyed Vacation Bible School, her Sunday school class and Singing Seniors. She also enjoyed her time in various clubs especially United Daughters of the Confederacy and Daughters of the American Revolution. Great friendships were made there over the years.

Dick died in 1990 and that left a huge hole in her life. In 1998, Evelyn moved to the town of Louisa and enjoyed her mornings at Hardees, then days spent with friends and shopping trips. A stroke, in 2009, changed everything and Evelyn moved to Dogwood Village in Orange where she was lovingly cared for until the end.

Evelyn was the daughter of McCauley and Eula Wilt Chenault of Aylett.

She survived her brother, H. Lewis Chenault (Lucky); her sisters, Marie Jeter (Bob) and Virginia Chenault. The Chenaults and Wilts were large families, so there were many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and extended family.

She is survived by her two daughters, Mederise Curry (Steve) of Clearwater, Florida, and Theresa Decatur (Curtis) of Louisa; two grandsons, Joe and Don Curry; three step-grandsons, Alan, David and Steve Decatur; and one step-great granddaughter, Carolyn Decatur.

A service was held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 20 at Woodard Funeral Home. Interment was in Hillcrest Cemetery, Louisa.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 2622 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or Mineral Rescue Squad, P. O. Box 534, Mineral, VA 23117.

Arrangements were made by Woodward Funeral Home, Louisa.

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Telisa S. Pritchett

Telisa Carol Shifflett Pritchett, 51, of Louisa, died January 17, 2014 in the Hospice House in Charlottesville.

She was born Oct. 23, 1962 in Charlottesville and was a daughter of the late Montella Cornelious Shifflett, Peggy Jean Gibson Critzer of Louisa and her step-father, Wendell Critzer of Louisa.

She was a former secretary in the medical field and attended Emmanuel Baptist Church and is now resting in peace with the Lord.

Mrs. Pritchett is also survived by three brothers, Stacy Lee Shifflett and his wife, Janet, Marvin Wayne “Terry” Gibson and his wife, Cathi, and Gary Critzer; one sister, Bonnie Jean Glass and her husband, “Blue” Gene Glass; nine nieces, Clelsea Hicks, Maggie Shifflett, Carrie Pippin, Kaylyn Pippin, Erica Gibson, Erin Gibson, Christina Bevins, Taylor Critzer and Kelsea Critzer; four nephews, Monty Shifflett, Chris Gibson, Edward Gibson, Lukas Glass and the late Jedidiah Shifflett; a number of great-nieces, great-nephews and her most beloved, Tikki and Molly.

Funeral services, conducted by Pastor Steve Huffman, will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 21, at the Preddy Funeral Home Chapel in Gordonsville.Interment will be in the Shiffett Family Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 20, at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of the Piedmont, 675 Peter Jefferson Parkway, Suite 300, Charlottesville, VA 22911.