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Emory Linwood Carlton (access required)

Emory Linwood Carlton, a retired attorney and longtime commonwealth’s attorney for Essex County, died Jan. 12 at Riverside Tappahannock Hospital. He was 95. Mr. Carlton was born at his family’s ancestral home, “Elerstyle,” on the Dragon Run, which is partly ...

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Marshall A. Staunton (access required)

Marshall A. Staunton, a professor of law at the Regent University Law School, died Jan. 25 at his home. A native of Milwaukee, Wis., Mr. Staunton graduated from Brown University and Stanford Law School. Following graduation, he served as a ...

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Carroll Kem Shackelford (access required)

Carroll Kem Shackelford, a former attorney and substitute general district judge, died Dec. 22, 2000, in Orange. She was 80. Mrs. Shackelford was born in New Castle, Wyoming, the daughter of a judge. She attended a French convent school, Notre ...

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Porter R. Graves Jr. (access required)

Porter R. Graves Jr., chief judge of the 26th Judicial Circuit, died in Harrisonburg on Jan. 22. He was 57. A native of Lacey Spring, Judge Graves was a graduate of Lynchburg College and the T.C. Williams School of Law ...

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Michael Joseph McCormack (access required)

Michael Joseph McCormack, a tax lawyer and certified public accountant who had worked in Washington, D.C., for the firm of Deloitte & Touche since 1977, died of cardiac arrest Jan. 9 at Inova Alexandria Hospital. He was 56. A resident ...

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Thomas Lee Newton Jr. (access required)

Thomas Lee Newton Jr., a retired senior partner with McGuireWoods LLP, died Jan. 9. Mr. Newton, who lived in Richmond, retired from McGuireWoods in 1999. He spent 39 years at the firm, working as a general practitioner. He was a ...

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Emory L. Carlton (access required)

Emory L. Carlton, an attorney who practiced in Essex County for nearly 65 years and served 25 years as the county’s commonwealth’s attorney, died Jan. 12. He was 94. A native of King and Queen County, Mr. Carlton graduated from ...

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Tivis Wicker Sr. (access required)

Tivis Wicker Sr., a Richmond native who practiced law, who was a minister and teacher, and who also was heavily involved in theater in both New York City and Richmond, died Jan. 4. He was 80. Mr. Wicker began his ...

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Henry Joyce Foresman (access required)

Henry Joyce Foresman of Lexington, a well-known attorney in the Rockbridge area, died Dec. 28, 2000 at his home. He was 81. Mr. Foresman graduated from the Virginia Military Institute in 1941, receiving a B.A. in history, and was commissioned ...

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Darrell A. Poe (access required)

Abingdon attorney Darrell A. Poe died Dec. 13, 2000. He was 42. A resident of Abingdon, Mr. Poe worked as a partner for the firm of Bradford & Poe from 1990 to 1999. He was appointed assistant commonwealth’s attorney for ...

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