NORTON, VA - Jean Brickey
Davidson, 83, died Monday, October 29, 2012 at Wellmont Hospice in Bristol,
TN. Born in Dorchester, Virginia, she
was a daughter of the late Jesse and Mae Teague Brickey. Jean was retired from the former C & P
Telephone Company and was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America. As a member of the Park Avenue Baptist
Church, she loved singing in the choir and leading the congregational
songs. She was the widow of Richard
Davidson, and was also preceded in death by a brother, Bill Brickey.
Surviving are her daughters, Donna Davidson, Jasper, Texas,
and Debbie Davidson, Bristol, Virginia; her son, Paul Richard Davidson, Jr. and his
wife, Roseanne, Richmond, VA: a grandson and his wife, Doug and Amy Powers,
Jasper, TX, and her granddaughters:
Kristin Davidson, Richmond, VA, and Jessica Davidson, Charlottesville,
VA; her great grandchildren: Specialist Ian Powers, US Army, Afghanistan, Alex
Powers, Morgantown, WV, and Rhiannon Powers, Jasper, TX; her sister-in-law,
Emogene Brickey, Pigeon Forge, TN, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 PM Thursday,
November 1, at the Hagy & Fawbush Funeral Home in Norton. Funeral services will be at 7 PM in the
funeral home chapel with the Reverend Lee Kidd officiating. Family and friends will gather Friday morning
at 10:30 at the funeral home, where they will then travel in procession to the
Powell Valley Memorial Gardens for burial.
JUANA ASTOVEZA AMERICA
NORTON, VA - Juana Astoveza America, 88, died Sunday, October 28, 2012 at Mountain View Regional Medical Center. Mrs. America was a native of the Philippines, born to Fermin and Segundina Astoveza. She was the widow of Inesio America. Mrs. America moved to the United States in the 1970’s and became a U.S. citizen. She was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Norton.
Surviving are her children: Dr. Amor Barongan, Armerito America, and Arsenia Ruzal; her cousins and their spouses: Dr. and Mrs. Ding Amarga, Dr. Norma Gochuico, Dr. Lamberto Ruzol, and Mr. and Mrs. Fidelito Lavina; eleven grandchildren, and eight great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Monday at the Hagy & Fawbush Funeral Home in Norton. A rosary will be offered at 7 PM. Funeral mass will be celebrated at 11 AM Tuesday, October 30, at St. Anthony Catholic Church on Virginia Avenue in Norton, with Father Timothy Drake officiating. Burial will follow in the Powell Valley Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Anthony Catholic Church.
SHELDON "SI" INGRAM
VA - Sheldon "Si" Lewis Ingram Esq. passed away at his home on
October 25, 2012. Si was born in Norton, Virginia, December 20,
1955. He graduated from J.I. Burton High School where he was a member of
the Key Club. He went to the University of Tennessee Knoxville and
received a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration. After
working for several companies in the Norton area including the Cline Atkins
Cline Law firm, he went to the University of Richmond and received a Juris
Doctor degree from the T. C. Williams School of Law. After being admitted
to the Virginia State Bar in 1993, he was an associate for Cline Atkins Cline
for a time and then in private practice in the Norton area. He was
appointed as a special justice in 2000 and resolved disputes among inmates at
area prisons. He was a member and held several offices in the Gen. Henry
A. Wise chapter of the Sons of Confederate Veterans. He enjoyed outdoor
activities, music festivals, good jokes, and socializing with his many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents Dr. Lewis K. Ingram, M.D. and Dr.
Ernagene F. Ingram, M.D.
survived by his siblings Jefferson Lee (Nancy), Leslie Ann “Gussie”, Gordon
Randall, and Robin Edward.
family will receive friends from 6-8:00 PM Friday November 2 at Hagy &
Fawbush Funeral Home in Norton. Funeral services will be conducted 2:00
Saturday in the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow in Powell Valley
The family asks friends to share photos of Si. The photos may be delivered to the funeral home or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org prior to Friday.
CARROLL L. ADAMS, SR.
NORTON, VA – Carroll Lee “Shag”
Adams, Sr., age 82, died Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012 at his residence. A lifelong
resident of Norton he was the son of the late Walter and Viva (Adkins) Adams.
He retired from Westmoreland Coal Co. in 1986. He was a U.S. Army Veteran
having served during the Korean War as a Military Police. He attended the
Norton Christian Church for 34 years. In addition to his parents he was
preceded in death by a daughter, Tonya Kay Adams and brothers Cofer and James Kyle Adams.
He is survived by his loving
family including his wife of 58 years, Margaret Darnell Adams; a daughter,
Rhonda Salyer and her husband, Kenny of Wise, VA; a son, Carroll Lee Adams, Jr.
and his wife, Pamela of Mt. Sterling, Ky.; grandchildren, Shawn Adams of
Draper, Utah, Melanie Adams Daniel of Randleman, N.C., Amber Salyer of Coeburn,
VA and Brad Salyer of Norton, VA; 9 great grandchildren; a brother, Elmer Adams; 4 sisters, Jeanette
Greear, Ada Kiser, Donna Stacy and Ann Stacy; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends
from 6-8:00 PM Saturday at Hagy & Fawbush Funeral Home. Graveside funeral
services will be conducted 1:30 PM Sunday at Powell Valley Memorial Gardens
with Pastor James Wells officiating. Family and friends will meet at the
funeral home at 1:00 PM Sunday to go in procession to the cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Norton Christian Church, P.O. Box 216, Norton, VA 24273.
FREDDIE JIM FULTZ
BIG STONE GAP, VA – Freddie Jim
Fultz, 76, died Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012 in Mountain View Regional Medical
Center. He was a member of the UMWA and was a retired coal miner having worked
for Clinchfield Coal Company for 31 years. Freddie enjoyed fishing, hunting and
gardening. He was a member of the Spirit and Truth Worship Center in Big Stone
Gap, VA. He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Bridgette Renee Fultz.
He is survived by his wife of 56
years, Mildred Fultz of Big Stone Gap, VA; 4 sons, Gregory Fultz of Big Stone
Gap, VA, Terry and Ruby Fultz of Big Stone Gap, VA, James Fultz of Norton, VA
and Tony Fultz of Big Stone Gap, VA; 2 daughters, Pam Tardy of Kingsport, TN,
Donna and Tim Allen of Norton, VA; 16 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; a
brother, Robert and Faye Fultz of Norton, VA; a sister, Della Hall of Norton,
VA; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends
from 6-8:00 PM Wednesday at Hagy & Fawbush Funeral Home in Norton. Funeral
services will be conducted 12:00 noon Thursday at the Spirit and Truth Worship Center
with Rev. Kenneth Sturgill officiating. Entombment will follow in the Powell
Valley Memorial Gardens Mausoleum.
COEBURN, VA - Timothy Wayne
Barnett, Sr. 56, went home to be with Jesus Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at
Wellmont Holston Valley Hospital in Kingsport, TN. Born to the late Fred
Barnett and Della F. Shepherd, he was also preceded in death by his wife Gail
Hatfield. Tim was a retired butcher, and
was of the Pentecostal faith.
He is survived by his sons,
Timothy Wayne Barnett, Jr., London, KY, Matthew Jason Barnett, Pocahontas, VA,
his brother and sister-in-law Bill and Susan Barnett of Monroeville, OH:
brother Terry Barnett of Lexington, OH, brother Rick Barnett of Delaware, and sister
Charlotte B. McConnell, Wise, VA; and special and close friend, Bobby Tiller of
Services celebrating Tim’s life
will be held on Sunday, October 21, 2012 at the Lighthouse Church in Wise,
VA. Fellowship will begin at 6:00 P.M.
with a service to follow at 7:00 P.M.