obituaries

Leona Alberta “Red” Boswell Buckner Brown

That shooting star you saw at dusk last night was Leona Alberta (“Red”) Buckner Brown searching for that bowling alley in the sky. Red, eighty-seven, was in no distress as she passed, surrounded by family and friends. Red was proceeded in death by her husband, Bobby Brown, and her eldest son, Larry Buckner. She is […]

David Eugene Shiflet

David Eugene Shiflet, 65 of Winchester, died Wednesday, March 1, 2017 in Blue Ridge Hospice. He was born July 3, 1951 in Winchester, VA, the son of Anfield and Lena Williams Shifflett. He was an avid hunter, enjoyed Nascar and was a Dallas Cowboys fan. He was married to Mary Jane Shumate Shiflet for 46 […]

Georgia Anna Coffelt Kerns

Georgia Anna Coffelt Kerns, 69, formerly of Winchester, passed away Monday, February 27, 2017 in Cookeville Regional Medical Center, Cookeville, TN . Georgia was born Sept 24, 1947 the daughter of Glenn O. and Mary Lee Brill Coffelt in Winchester, VA . She married Charles E. Kerns on July 19, 1963. Georgia was employed in […]

Richard Ray DeHaven

Richard Ray DeHaven, 70, of Winchester, died Saturday, February 18, 2017 in Winchester Medical Center. He was born February 14, 1947 in Baltimore, MD the son of Ray Lee and Pauline Davis DeHaven. He was married to Valley DeHaven. Mr. DeHaven had been a carpenter. Surviving is a daughter, Amanda L. DeHaven of Winchester. Private […]

Frances Adams Unger

Frances Adams Unger, age 100, died peacefully under the care of Blue Ridge Hospice on Saturday, February 18, 2017. She was born on January 26, 1917 in Gainesboro, VA to Ernest Washington Adams, Sr. and Mary Virginia Larrick Adams. She attended Gore High School. Frances married Vernon B. Unger on December 7, 1940 in Jefferson […]

James Clifton Herbaugh

James Clifton Herbaugh, 77, of Stephenson died Tuesday, February 14, 2017 in his residence. He was born January 10, 1940 in Hampshire County, WV the son of Grady, Sr., and Goldie Malcolm Herbaugh. James worked for O’Sullivan for 42 years.  He enjoyed NASCAR, and horse racing. He is survived by his grandchildren, Virginia Dyche and […]

Joseph Gordon DeZarn, Sr.

Joseph Gordon DeZarn, Sr., 91, of Winchester, died Monday, February 6, 2017 at his residence. He was born September 14, 1925 in Palmer, KY the son of William Isaac  and Catherine Berryman DeZarn. Mr. DeZarn served in the US Navy from 1943 until 1964 and then worked for the Department of Defense. Surviving are his wife, […]

Norberto Pellot, Jr.

Norberto Pellot, Jr., 60, of Winchester, died Friday, February 10, 2017 in Winchester Medical Center. He was born February 9, 1957 in Jersey City, NJ the son of Norberto and Sarah Spellman Pellot. He was married to Susan A. Pellot. Surviving in addition to his wife are three daughters, Christa Pellot, Adriane Pellot, and Carrie […]

Charles Walter Hope

Charles Walter Hope, 71, of Bluemont, VA died Wednesday, February 8, 2017 in Blue Ridge Hospice Inpatient Care Center, Winchester. He was born September 12, 1945 in Winchester the son of Ronald and Marjorie Beatty Hope. Ironically, his birth and passing were in the same building, a true, full circle moment. He was married to […]

Edgar Ramírez Barrón

Edgar Ramírez Barrón, de 24 años, de Winchester murió el jueves 2 de febrero de 2017 en el Centro Médico de Winchester. Nació el 13 de marzo de 1992 en Ciudad Juárez, CH, México, hijo de Jesús Sánchez y María Dolores Ramírez. Edgar fue un graduado de 2010 de Handley High School, que corrió pista, […]

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