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Thomas C. Bland

January 25, 2013 12:10 am

Thomas C. Bland

Thomas C. "Tommy" Bland III, 69, of Colonial Beach passed away Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at home.

Tommy was the owner/manager of Monroe Bay Landing Restaurant in Colonial Beach from 1992 to 2003. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran and a member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Moose Lodge and American Legion, all of Colonial Beach.

Survivors include his niece, Amanda Head of Colonial Beach; three great-nieces, Melissa Fortune, Nikki Robertson and Kaitlyn Head; great-nephew Tyler Head; great-great-nephew Daivian Smith; and many others who knew him as "Uncle Tommy."

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George.

A service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 28, at the funeral home.

A private burial will be held in the Jackson family cemetery in Oak Grove.

Online guest book may be signed at

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