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Moyer Jr. D.D., Rev. V.A.

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Rev. V.A. Moyer Jr. D.D.The Rev. V.A. "Buck" Moyer, Jr. D.D., 94, of Waynesboro, Va., died on Monday, June 1, 2015. He was Bishop Emeritus of …

Pitzer, Charlie

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Charlie PitzerCharlie Pitzer, 45, of Staunton, passed away, Monday, June 1, 2015, at Augusta Health. He was born May 20, 1970, in West Virgini…

Italiano, Anita G.

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Anita G. ItalianoHARRISONBURG, Va.Anita "Nita" Italiano, 89, a longtime resident of Waynesboro, Va., passed away Saturday morning, May 30, 201…

Wright, Weldon Kerr

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Weldon Kerr WrightWeldon Kerr Wright, of Swansboro, North Carolina, passed away on Thursday, May 28, 2015, in Morehead City, North Carolina, w…

Garrett, Suzanne Hessling

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Suzanne Hessling GarrettSuzanne Hessling Garrett, 68, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2015 in her home in Chandler, North Carolina. Following a …

Garrett, Suzanne Hessling

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Suzanne Hessling GarrettSuzanne Hessling Garrett, 68, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2015 in her home in Chandler, North Carolina.She was prede…

Mayo Jr., John Milton

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John Milton Mayo Jr.John Milton Mayo Jr., 69, of Waynesboro, passed away on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at his home. Born in Nelson County, Va. to…

Campbell, Catherine Huntley

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Catherine Huntley CampbellWAYNESBORO, Va.Catherine Huntley Campbell, 93, a longtime resident of Waynesboro, died Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at Birc…

Aylor, Harriet S.

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Harriet S. AylorA Memorial Service for Harriet Aylor will be held at the First Baptist Church in Waynesboro, Virginia on Saturday afternoon, J…

Louk, Holly Marie

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Holly Marie LoukJune 3, 2014-May 24, 2015Our precious angel, Holly Marie Louk has left her footprints in our hearts and forever with our souls…

Wakefield, Lina Vaiden Jackson

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Lina Vaiden Jackson WakefieldLina Vaiden Jackson Wakefield, 85, of Waynesboro, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Envoy of Staunton. Born i…

Carter, Violet Marshall

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Violet Marshall CarterAYDEN, N.C.Violet Marshall Carter, 93, went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Tuesday, May 26, 2015. A graveside se…

Short, Steven Warner

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Steven Warner ShortSteven Warner Short, 30, of Waynesboro, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at the University of Virginia …

Washington, Joseph

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Joseph WashingtonGREENWOOD, Va.Joseph Washington, 91, of 504 Newtown Road, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at his re…

Bowman Jr., Curtis Lee

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Curtis Lee Bowman Jr.Curtis Lee Bowman Jr. of Warrenton, Va., passed away on Saturday, May 23, 2015. A native of Waynesboro, Va., he worked fo…

Muir, Elisabeth A.

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Elisabeth A. MuirElisabeth A. Muir of Stuarts Draft, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2015. Born January 23, 1922, she is survived by her three chi…

Fink, Mildred Margaret Talley

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Mildred Margaret Talley FinkHARRISONBURGMildred Margaret Talley Fink, 98, formerly of Swoope, died Monday, May 25, 2015, in Avante of Harrison…

Larner, Janet

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Janet LarnerSTAUNTON, Va.Janet Myrtle (Lytle) Larner, 80, widow of Robert Miller Larner, of Baldwin Drive, died Friday, May 22, 2015 at her re…

Burns, Mary Sours

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Mary Sours BurnsMary Sours Burns, 89, of Fishersville, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at Avante' at Waynesboro. She was born October 18, 19…

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