In Memory(Faculty)

WILLIAM  WIRT BROCK Jr., 90, of Richmond, died Wednesday, January 22, 2003.

KATHLEEN PROBEY HANCOCK, 75, of Manakin-Sabot, died May 19, 2004. Mrs. Hancock was a respected educator who taught in the City of Richmond Public Schools

HELEN R GILL Nov 13,1907-Aug 14, 1994

ALMA   LOWANCE   10/04/1989                                                                                                                               MARY P MADDOX  : 10/xx/1909  DOD: 12/03/1994

ELIZABETH TOLER POND 96 of Richmond, went to be with the Lord June 1, 2009. She is survived by her loving husband of 71 years,  ...                                                                                                IDA W WANDERER County of Residence: RICHMOND CITY 02/29/2004

GALLAWAY, Margaret Taylor died March 3, 2010. Born on August 22, 1913, Mrs. Gallaway was a retired English teacher at Thomas Jefferson High School, having taught previously in Titusville, Florida. Mrs. Gallaway earned her B.A. degree in English from Westhampton College and her M.A. in English from the University of Kentucky. Prior to her teaching career, she worked at First and Merchants Bank, Richmond. She is survived by her nephew, John Tobitt Elder, of Henderson, Nevada; her great-nephew, Brian Elder; and her great-niece, Katherine Elder Ficke. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Richmond. A memorial service will be held at Westminster Canterbury Richmond at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 10, 2010. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Fellowship Fund at Westminster Canterbury Richmond, 1600 Westbrook Ave., Richmond, Va. 23227.

MARY E BEAMAN Coun   01/25/2003                                                                                   MILDRED BRAME    03/1984                                                                                               ISEBELLE P BURDEN    11/05/2004

COLEMAN, Helen Lenora, 74, died Saturday, May 8, 2010. She was preceded in death by her parents, Daniel J. and Helen Cavanaugh Coleman; and her brother, Daniel J. Coleman III. She is survived by first cousins, James O'Reilly Coleman Jr. (Nancy) of Boothbay Harbor, Maine and Naples, Fla., and Daniel T. Coleman of Naples, Fla.; and numerous cousins of the Gerdts, Disney and Bain families. Helen attended St. Gertrude High School and graduated from Marymount School in Richmond. She went on to graduate Marymount College in Tarrytown, N.Y. and made teaching her career. She taught English at Thomas Jefferson and Henrico High Schools. In 1965, she received the National Teacher of the Year Award. Helen was a member of St. Bridget Catholic Church, where she served as a Eucharistic Minister. Family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 12, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Bliley's - Central Chapel, 3801 Augusta Ave., with the Rosary prayed at 8 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Bridget Catholic Church at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 13, with interment to follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Contributions in Helen's memory may be made to St. Bridget Catholic Church, 6006 Three Chopt Road, Richmond, Va. 23226.

MELBA G FINCH   11/15/1989                                                                                              THOMASHOTCHKISS    05/27/2002                                                                                                                                       LUCILLE KING      10/12/1988                                                                                             LYNDELE PITT         05/1986                                                                                                JOSEPH URAM, .     May 01, 2005                                                                                 FRANCES TINNELL APPLER   October 3, 2008.                                                               SHELBURN CARMACK   01/1978                                                                                             SIBYL S JENNINGS    09/15/1984                                                                                            KARL H STUTZMAN  08/13/1999 
WELTON(Spud)  BLOXSOM    05/1979
NORMA C BROADDUS  04/08/1995
GARNA B KRAFT  01/25/2006                                                                                                   DORIS E SUTTON   12/02/2007                                                                                              LOTTIE B CALLIS   06/05/1998

NORMENT, Clarence Russell Jr., of Midway Farm, Hanover, Virginia, born December 16, 1926, died on January 10, 2011. He is survived by a brother, Robert Broaddus Norment of Mechanicsville; close family friend, Brett K. Miller; four nieces, Sarah Cooley (Craig), Susan Copeland (Jeff), JoAnne Price (Bill), and Robinette Glasco (Matt); and several great-nieces and great-nephews. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was a member of American Legion, Post 244, Glen Allen, Virginia. He taught in the public schools of Virginia for 32 years; nine years in Prince William County, one year at Highland Springs High School, and the last 22 years at Thomas Jefferson High School in Richmond, where he served as faculty advisor for the Kiwanis sponsored Key Club. He was awarded the International Key of Honor by Kiwanis International. For the last 29 years, he was employed by Ukrop's/ Martin's Supermarkets. For a number of years, Mr. Norment served on the National Council of Affirmation, an independent voice for United Methodists for Lesbian and Gay Concerns. This group insists that all United Methodists be accepted into full participation in the church. He was a lifelong member of Lebanon United Methodist Church in Hanover. Burial private. A memorial service will be held at Lebanon United Methodist Church, 8492 Peaks Road, Hanover, Virginia 23069, at 11 a.m. on January 29, 2011, with a lunch to follow. Memorial gifts may be made to the Parsonage Fund, Lebanon United Methodist Church.


COOPER, Charles Clark, 92, of Henrico County, passed away Monday, June 11, 2012 surrounded by his loving family, after a long struggle with Alzheimer's disease. He was a native of Bluefield, Virginia. Charlie attended the University of Virginia where he was an outstanding football player. He was voted a team captain for his junior year, but left school after his sophomore year to join the Marines after the bombing of Pearl Harbor. He was wounded in the battle of Iwo Jima for which he received a Purple Heart. He was unable to play football again due to his injury, so he began his long and successful coaching career. After graduating from the University of Virginia, he taught and coached in Chase City, Bluefield, and Marion, Va., before coming to Richmond to teach, coach and serve as athletic director at Thomas Jefferson High School, until his retirement in 1985. After retiring, he enjoyed carving ducks, going to the YMCA, volunteering at the Virginia Home and gardening. He was preceded in death by his parents, A.O. and Mary Brown Cooper; his sister, Helen Honaker (Jim); and his first wife, Peggy Allen Cooper. He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Marian P. Cooper; his children, Christy Bull, Clark Cooper (Ellen), Tom Cooper (Joan); his stepchildren, Bill Finch (Gail), Diane Maxey (Alan); his grandchildren, Anne, Ben, Kira, Sara, Matt, Jill, and Ashley; his stepgrandchildren, Cam, Chase and Nichole; two great-grandchildren, Alex and Carolyn; also his niece, Mary Clark Cassidy (Sam). The Family would like to thank Bon Secours and caregivers, Rose Thomas, Cathy Morris and John Mukuria, for their loving care and dedicated service. A memorial service will be held 1:30 p.m. Sunday, June 17, 2012 at the Parham Chapel Woody Funeral Home, 1771 N. Parham Rd. Interment Greenwood Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Tuckahoe Volunteer Rescue Squad, 1101 Horsepen Rd., Henrico, Va. 23229, the Tuckahoe Family YMCA, 9211 Patterson Ave., Richmond, Va. 23229, or Bon Secours Hospice, 8580 Magellan Pkwy., Richmond, Va. 23227



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VALDRIGHI, Margaret Randolph Palmer, "Peggy," 73, passed away March 25, 2016, after a lengthy illness. Peggy was predeceased by her parents, Sally Elmore and Charles B. Palmer Jr. She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Nicholas P. Valdrighi; her son, C. Nicholas Valdrighi and his wife, Beth; and two grandchildren, Brenna and Cade; a sister, Amy Palmer Bowman and her husband, Joseph; two brothers, David B. Palmer and his wife, Gilda and Charles Stuart Palmer; niece, Katherine C. Bowman; and nephew, Joseph Bowman Jr.; and grand-nephews, Simon A. and Andrew M. Scott. Peggy grew up in Lawrenceville and Front Royal. She was a graduate of the University of Mary Washington (BA) and the University of Richmond (MH). She taught high school English in Lynchburg, Richmond City, and James River Academy and later worked as a technical and business writing coach for local businesses such as Dominion Virginia Power and Philip Morris. She served as Christmas Sharing chairwoman for St. Bridget Catholic Church and volunteered at the Hull Street homeless shelter. Peggy and her husband Nick loved traveling, especially to Italy to visit family. One of her greatest joys was the companionship of her neighborhood friends, with whom she and Nick enjoyed many beach vacations, birthdays and New Year's celebrations. She also cherished many friends in her bridge club. Visitation is 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, April 1, at Bliley's-Central, 3801 Augusta Ave., with a Christian Wake at 7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, at St. Bridget Catholic Church. Burial is private. Memorials may be made to St. Bridget Church (Christmas Sharing Program), 6006 Three Chopt Rd., Richmond, Va. 23226 or to the Center for Brain Immunology and Glia, MR4 Building, Department of Neuroscience, School of Medicine, UVA, 409 Lane Rd., Charlottesville, Va. 22908.