Quantcast
Home / Obituaries (page 3) /

Obituaries

John Randolph Tucker Jr. (access required)

John Randolph Tucker Jr., who served as a member of the Virginia House of Delegates and as a judge in Richmond, died at a Richmond retirement community on Nov. 27.  He was 101. Although his family traditionally had attended Washington ...

Read More »

Thomas W. Moss Jr. (access required)

Thomas W. Moss Jr., former speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates, died Nov. 26. He was 87. He suffered a heart attack and passed away while visiting family in South Carolina, according to his wife Norma. Mr. Moss, a ...

Read More »

Leonard W. Lambert Sr. (access required)

Richmond lawyer Leonard W. Lambert Sr. died Nov. 18. He was 77. When he was tapped in 1973 as a substitute judge for Richmond juvenile and domestic relations court 1973, he was the first African-American to serve in any judgeship ...

Read More »

James M. Minor Jr. (access required)

Retired Richmond attorney James M. Minor Jr. died at his home Nov. 13. Mr. Minor was a graduate of the Richmond public schools and received both undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Richmond. Mr. Minor served his country ...

Read More »

Dexter C. Rumsey III (access required)

Dexter C. Rumsey III, a Northern Neck lawyer who was an expert on trusts and estates law, died Nov. 2 at his White Stone home. He was 73. A native of Charleston, South Carolina, he attended the University of North ...

Read More »

Ashby B. Allen (access required)

Ashby Bridgforth Allen, the last remaining founder of the Richmond-based firm of Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen, died Oct. 23. He was 93. Mr. Allen graduated from the University of Virginia in 1943, then entered the Army Air Corps, serving ...

Read More »

William E. McRorie (access required)

Retired Lynchburg attorney William E. McRorie died Oct. 29 after a long battle with Parkinson’s. He was 75. Mr. McRorie was a former Lynchburg City Council member. During his legal career, he served as legal counsel for First Colony Life ...

Read More »

Thomas J. McCarthy Jr. (access required)

Pulaski attorney Thomas J. McCarthy Jr. died Nov. 1 at his home in Draper’s Valley. He was 71. Mr. McCarthy was a longtime partner in the Pulaski law firm of Gilmer, Sadler, Ingram, Sutherland and Hutton and a former president ...

Read More »

Harvey S. Lutins (access required)

Venerable Roanoke attorney Harvey S. Lutins died at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital Nov. 2. He was 87 years old. Mr. Lutins graduated from Hampden-Sydney College and received a law degree from the University of Richmond in 1954. He began the ...

Read More »

Charles O. Cornelison (access required)

Former Roanoke attorney and Judge Charles O. Cornelison of Ft. Myers, Florida, passed away unexpectedly Oct. 23 in Blacksburg. He was 70. Mr. Cornelsion graduated from Virginia Tech, serving as the Band Company Commander in the “Highty-Tighties” during his senior ...

Read More »