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Sadie Mae Williams

Sadie Mae Williams

Sadie Mae Williams, 92, of Fredericksburg entered eternal rest on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. Arrangements are incomplete at C.W. Edwards Funeral Home Inc., Bowling Green.

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John J. Woodring

John J. Woodring

John J. "Jack" Woodring, 87, of Lake of the Woods, Locust Grove, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Fredericksburg.

Born Sept. 12, 1927, in Reynoldsville, Pa., he was the son of the late J. Blair and Helen Woodring.

John attended Penn State University and also served his country during World War II in the U.S. Navy. He had a 26-year career with Acacia Mutual Life Insurance Co. in Maryland. He excelled as a branch manager with a tremendous work ethic and was extremely respected by his colleagues. Upon retirement at age 55, John and his family moved to Lake of the Woods, where they resided, when not RVing across the continental U.S. and Alaska.

He spent most of his retirement visiting new places and family, fishing and striking up conversations with new friends along the way. John was also a member of the Masons and Shriners, with whom he participated in numerous charitable and volunteer events. He served as chaplain for the Lodge.

John is survived by his wife of 48 years, Marian Woodring. The two were married New Year's Eve in 1966. He is also survived by his children, Doug Woodring and Laurie Johnson; grandchildren Kevin, Taylor, Jason and Brian; great-grandchild Madelyn; and his brothers and sister, Bill, Louis, Joe and Janet.

A visitation will be held at 11 a.m. for one hour prior to the service, which starts at noon, Wednesday, Nov. 5, at Lake of the Woods Church, Locust Grove. The Rev. Tom Schafer will officiate.

Online guest book and obituary are available at johnsoncares.com.

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MaryAnn Fellows

MaryAnn Fellows

MaryAnn Fellows, 69, of Colonial Beach passed away on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, due to complications from a routine surgical procedure at St. Lucie Medical Center, Port St. Lucie, Fla.

Born in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 26, 1945, she was the daughter of the late Joseph A. Cunningham Sr. and Vivian Morgan Mozingo, both formerly of Westmoreland County.

She was preceded in death by her stepfather, Otis Mozingo; brother Joseph A. Cunningham Jr.; and sister Elsie Mozingo.

After graduating from high school in Westmoreland County, she held various positions in cosmetology, worked as a warehouse clerk for Southland Corp. in Fredericksburg, and finally retired from the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Dahlgren after working in Security and Comptroller Divisions. She was also a life member of the Colonial Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad.

MaryAnn accepted Christ in her life as a young child and practiced and held stead-fast to the beliefs of the church until her heavenly father called her home. Even though her earthly presence is gone, her loving spirit will live on within the hearts of the souls she touched.

She is survived by her loving and devoted husband, James Harold Fellows, of the home; her uncle and aunt, George and Margie Morgan of Chesapeake Beach, Md.; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends, with a special devotion to her "adopted son" James Lloyd Morgan Jr. of Colonial Beach.

A graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 3, in Round Hill Baptist Church cemetery, King George.

Flowers and/or donations may be sent to the St. Jude Foundation.

Please sign the online guest book at nashandslawfh .com.

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Catherine L. Jones

Catherine L. Jones

Catherine L. Jones, 62, of Locust Grove died on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at her residence.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Johnson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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Ernest K. Vanover

Ernest K. Vanover

Ernest Kyle Vanover, 83, of Beaverdam passed away Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, at Mary Washington Hospital.

Arrangements are incomplete at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.

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Thomas E. Ingalls

Thomas E. Ingalls

Thomas Eugene Ingalls, 76, of Oak Grove, formerly of Cuba, N.Y., and Fairfax, joined our Heavenly Father on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014.

He was a member of Popes Creek Baptist Church.

Thomas was the beloved husband of Mary Ellen Ingalls; loving father to Thomas Bryan Ingalls of Haymarket, Denise Lynn Smith (Douglas) of Spotsylvania County and Christine Marie Brown (Michael) of Warrenton; and cherished grandfather to Madelyn, Bryan, Holly, Nick, Emi, Brad, Mykayla, Connor and Sam. He is also survived by his dear brother, Wilbert "Pete" Ingalls (Gail) of Cuba, and treasured sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews.

A service will be held at noon Monday, Nov. 3, at Popes Creek Baptist Church, Montross. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the services.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Popes Creek Baptist Church General Fund, c/o Elizabeth Nash, Box 592, Montross, VA 22520.

Online condolences may be made at welchfuneral homeva.com.

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Martha Schatz

Martha Schatz

Martha Bush Schatz, 68, of Bumpass passed away Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, at her home.

Arrangements are incomplete at Found and Sons Funeral Chapel of Fredericksburg.

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