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BLUE RIDGE LAWNSCAPING - Free est. Mowing, lawn care, trimming, pruning, aeration/ fertilizing, mulch, landscaping, tilling. Robert Rhodenizer. Lic. & ins., 540-784-0694, 463-3117

HOME REPAIRS - One call, I can do it all. D.T., 540-817-9871 or 540-258-9925

JERRY'S LAWN Care Services: Mowing & trimming, mulching, landscaping, seeding, hedges, leaves; Gen. lawn cleanup & snow removal. Bus. lic. insured. Serving the Lexington area for over 15 years. Jerry Hall, 540-463-2082

PAINTING INTERIOR/ EXTERIOR - One room complete $189. Paint not included. Sheps Discount, 291-2900, lv. msg.

SL PAINTING & RESTORATION - Interior/Ext. Painting, wood & concrete staining, ceiling & wall texturing, plaster repair, wall covering, ext. house washing. Va. Lic. & Insured. No job too big or small. 540-461-1391, lv. msg.

SEAMLESS GUTTERING: D&L Services, cleaning, gutter guards - 5 & 6 gutters. Free estimates, 540-570-1650

PLUMBING & ELECTRICAL Installations & Repairs. Call George, 540-570-6436

CJ GARRETT DESIGN Let me design your: *Newsletter *Brochure *Flyer *Menu *Business Card *Magazine *Invitation *Poster *Typing *Letterhead and more Over 25 years experience 1042 Woodland Ave., Buena Vista, VA 540-261-7164. cherylgarrett60@gmail.com

ROOFING - FOR ALL Your Roofing needs. Seaman & Son Roofing. 540-784-0324. Roof repair, storm damage, re-roofing. www.seamanroofing.com

CAMDEN'S RESTORATION OF Historic Lexington & Rockbridge. Foundation Repairs, Window Replacements, Carpentry, Driveway Sealing, Bathroom Renovations, Brick Pointing, Int. & Ext. Painting. 29 yrs. serving the community. 540-261-4680 or 784-0048

TERRY'S CONTRACTING SERVICES - Roofing, Lawncare, Chimney Cleaning & Repair, Painting, Pressure washing, Roof repair. General home maintenance. Anything you need done, we can do it. Lic & insured. 540-464-4775/ 784-0713

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FENCE: SWISHER'S Fencing: board, woven wire, horse fence, high tensile & other types. Fence & barn painting. 540-460-1949

JACK HOSTETTER EXCAVATING - Septics, Roads, Foundations, Building. 37 yrs. exp. 540-463-7600, 540-460-6724

COOPER'S STUMP GRINDING: Landscape friendly - hillsides, near structures, sidewalks, etc. No stump too tough! Locally owned. Free estimates. Reas. priced. Lic & ins. 540-319-3259 or 460-6794

LOCAL LAWNCARE SERVICE, Mowing & More is available to mow, trim shrubs, pruning or tree removal, pressure washing, painting, roofing, etc. All at reasonable and competitive rates - 540-261-4767

3BR, 1 BA HOUSE, gas fireplace, central air, deck, building, 3 car garage w/ paved driveway. $158,000. 540-258-2373

HOME FOR SALE in a great location in the City of Lexington. Four bedroom home nestled on the Woods Creek side of Rebel Ridge. The house sits on a large lot on quiet cul-de-sac; large screened inporch off kitchen and living room; working fireplace in downstairs family room; large windows overlooking the creek; great neighborhood for families and children; easy walking distance to City schools, downtown Lexington, W&L, VMI, Woods Creek trail, and parks. Available May 1 with an incredible asking price of only $220,000; 106 Rebel Ridge Road; for information call 463-6714

BLUE RIDGE CABIN for sale TerrapinCabin.com Outdoor Paradise. 40 min from Lex. Call (804) 272-4694

SALE/LEASE P Professional Office Suite. Hunter Hill office complex, furn, elevator access. Financing avail. 540-464-1947

HOUSES FOR SALE - Rental investment property. 540-817-0800, 540-817-8261

COUNTY OF ROCKBRIDGE REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS E&S AND STORMWATER MANAGEMENT PLAN REVIEW The County of Rockbridge is accepting proposals from professional engineers to provide plan review services for Erosion & Sediment Control and Stormwater Management Plans submitted to Rockbridge County for land disturbing activities under the state and county E&S and Stormwater ordinances. Copies of the proposal may be obtained from County Administration, 150 South Main Street, Lexington, Virginia, 22450 or visit our website at www.co.rockbridge.va.us. Proposals should be mailed or delivered to Fiscal Services Department at the address stated above by Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Proposals are to be submitted in a sealed envelope bearing the offeror 's name, address, the proposal name and the date submitted. The County of Rockbridge reserves the right to accept or reject any and all proposals, in whole or in part, and to waive any informalities. The County of Rockbridge does not discriminate against a bidder or offeror because of race, religion, color, gender, national origin, age, disability, or any other basis prohibited by state law relating to discrimination in employment.

VIRGINIA: IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE COUNTY OF ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY OF ROCKBRIDGE, VIRGINIA, a Political Subdivision of the Commonwealth of Virginia, Complainant, v. GEORGE T. DIXON, SR. (HEIRS), ET AL., Respondent(s). Case No. CL14-58 ORDER OF PUBLICATION The object of this suit is to enforce the lien of the Complainant, County of Rockbridge, Virginia, for delinquent real estate taxes against certain real property located in the County of Rockbridge, Virginia, described as follows: Tax Map No. 1060003600000R10 Account No. 11881 All that certain tract or parcel of land, designated as Tract R, located in the Natural Bridge Magisterial District, Rockbridge County, Virginia, containing 5.49 acres, more or less, faces on Highway No. 608 and said tract joins the lands of J. W. Dixon and Annie S. Dixon, his wife, and others. LESS AND EXCEPT all that certain parcel of land lying in Natural Bridge Magisterial District of Rockbridge County, containing 4.49 acres, more or less, faces on Highway No. 608 and said tract joins the lands of J. W. Dixon and Annie S. Dixon, his wife, and others, conveyed to Cecil L. Dixon by Last Will and Testament dated January 29, 1969 and recorded in the Clerk 's Office of the Circuit Court of Rockbridge County, Virginia in Will Book 93 at Page 563. BEING the same real property conveyed to George T. Dixon, Sr. from Annie Sadler Dixon, by Last Will and Testament dated January 29, 1969 and recorded in the aforementioned Clerk's Office in Will Book 93 at Page 563. George Thomas Dixon, Sr. departed this life on August 14, 1981, thereby conveying the Subject Property to George Thomas Dixon, Jr., his Heir at Law via intestate succession, as exhibited by the List of Heirs dated August 17, 1981 and recorded in the aforementioned Clerk 's Office as Will Book 110 at Page 718. IT APPEARING that an Affidavit has been made and filed stating that due diligence has been used, without effect, to ascertain the identity and location of certain parties to be served, that the last known addresses for the Respondents herein are as follows: George Thomas Dixon, Sr., whose last known address is c/o Everett Dixon, Post Office Box 121, Glasgow, Virginia 24555; and that any officers, heirs, devisees, and successors in title of the Respondent named herein are made parties Respondent to this action individually and/or by the general description of Parties Unknown, it is hereby ORDERED that the parties herein and all Parties Unknown and/or whose location cannot be ascertained appear on or before May 22, 2014 in the Clerk 's Office of the Circuit Court of the County of Rockbridge, Virginia, and do what may be necessary to protect their interests in this cause. Entered on the 11th day of April, 2014. Michael Irvine Judge I Ask For This: Jeffrey A. Scharf, Esq. (VSB No. 30591) Mark K. Ames, Esq. (VSB No. 27409) John A. Rife, Esq. (VSB No. 45805) Andrew M. Neville, Esq. (VSB No. 86372) Taxing Authority Consulting Services, PC P.O. Box 1270 Midlothian, Virginia 23113 Phone: (804) 548-4418 Facsimile: (804) 545-2378

ORDER OF PUBLICATION Commonwealth of Virginia Case No. CL14000074-00 Rockbridge County Circuit Court 20 South Randolph Street, Lexington, Va. 24450 Stephanie Michelle Martin v. Darrell Glenn Martin The object of this suit is to: Divorce It is ORDERED that Darrell Glenn Martin appear at the above named court and protect his/her interests on or before May 23, 2014 April 3, 2014 D. Bruce Patterson, Clerk

VIRGINIA: IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR THE COUNTY OF ROCKBRIDGE IN THE MATTER OF: ESTATE OF AMINEE J. ROBERTS SHOW CAUSE ORDER It appearing that a report of the Inventory of SunTrust Bank, Executor of the Estate of Aminee J. Roberts, deceased, and of the debts and demands against her Estate have been filed in the Rockbridge County Circuit Court Clerk 's Office and that six months have elapsed since the fiduciary 's qualification, on Motion of SunTrust Bank, IT IS ORDERED that the creditors of the Estate of Aminee J. Roberts, and all others interested in the Estate do show cause, if any they can, at the office of the Commissioner of Accounts for Rockbridge County, 202 S. Randolph Street, Lexington, Virginia, on the 28th day of April, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. against the payment and delivery of the Estate of Aminee J. Roberts, deceased, to the legatees as directed by the Will of the deceased. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the foregoing portion of this Order be published once a week for two successive weeks in the News-Gazette, a newspaper published in the City of Lexington, Virginia and of general circulation in Rockbridge County. J. Steven Grist Commissioner of Accounts April 3, 2014

NOTICE NOTICE is hereby given that the undersigned Commissioner of Accounts of Rockbridge County Circuit Court at the request of SunTrust Bank, Executor of the Estate of Aminee J. Roberts, and in accordance with Section 64.2-550 of the Code of Virginia of 1950, as amended, has fixed Monday, April 28, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. as the time and his office at 202 South Randolph Street, Lexington, Virginia 24450, as the place for receiving proof of debts and demands against the Estate of Aminee J. Roberts. Given under my hand this 3rd day of April, 2014 J. Steven Grist, Commissioner of Accounts

TRUSTEE SALE 2488 Borden Grant Trail, Fairfield, VA 24435-2234 Rockbridge County In execution of a Deed of Trust in the original principal amount of $375,187.00, dated April 19, 2010 recorded in the Clerk's Office of the Circuit Court of the Rockbridge County, Virginia, in Document No. 100001336, at Page 0022, default having occurred in the payment of the Note thereby secured and at the request of the holder of said Note, the undersigned Trustee will offer for sale at public auction at the entrance to the Circuit Court, Rockbridge County, 20 South Randolph Street, Lexington, on May 5, 2014 at 1:00 PM the property described in said deed, located at the above address and briefly described as: Containing 10.00 acres, as shown on plat of survey recorded in Plat Cabinet 3, Slide 458, with improvements thereon. Subject to any and all covenants, conditions, restrictions, easements, and all other matters of record taking priority over the Deed of Trust, if any, affecting the aforesaid property. TERMS OF SALE: CASH: A deposit of $20,000 or 10% of the sales price, whichever is lower, cash or certified check, will be required at the time of sale with settlement within fifteen (15) days from the date of sale. Sale is subject to post sale confirmation that the borrower did not file for protection under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code prior to the sale, as well as to post-sale confirmation of the status of the loan with the loan servicer including, but not limited to, determination of whether the borrower entered into any repayment agreement, reinstated or paid off the loan prior to the sale. In any such event, the sale shall be null and void, and the Purchaser 's sole remedy, in law or equity, shall be the return of his deposit without interest. Additional terms may be announced at the time of sale. Pursuant to the Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, we advise you that this firm is a debt collector attempting to collect the indebtedness referred to herein and any information we obtain will be used for that purpose. SAMUEL I. WHITE, P.C., Trustee This is a communication from a debt collector. FOR INFORMATION CONTACT: SAMUEL I. WHITE, P.C. (5965) 5040 Corporate Woods Drive, Suite 120 Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462 757-457-1460 - Call Between 9:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. or visit our website at www.siwpc.net

PUBLIC NOTICE The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company, on behalf of Virginia Military Institute, is exploring the opportunity for alternatives to demolition for the Hall Poindexter House located at 333 North Main Street, Lexington, Virginia including the transfer of ownership to another party willing to move the House to another location. Information on the house, including a cultural resource report can be found at the following website: https://whiting-turner.box.com/hallpoindexterhouse All questions regarding this opportunity must be submitted in writing to The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company. Please see contact information below. Questions will be received until 5:00 p.m. on April 15, 2014 and all answers, where possible, will be posed to the website above. There will be an opportunity to review and walk-through the property on April 7, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. All interested persons are invited to attend. No other site visits will be scheduled. All proposals regarding an alternative to demolition must include the following: 1. The individual, organization or government agency that wishes to assume ownership; 2. A plan and schedule for moving the building from its current location during the time period from July 07 - July 25, 2014. 3. A map showing the location of the proposed new site of the House, ensuring that all applicable codes are followed. (A proposal will be considered non-responsive without all information included.) All interested persons shall have until 5:00 p.m. on May 15, 2014 to submit a detailed proposal for the relocation of the house. Send proposals to the following: The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company Attention: Robert King 9210 Arboretum Parkway, Suite 190 Richmond, Virginia 23236 Facsimile: (804) 330-4212 E-Mail: robert.king@whiting-turner.com All responsive proposals will be reviewed and the accepted proposer will be notified no later than May 19.

TRUSTEE 'S SALE OF 11 Hobbit Trail, Buena Vista, VA 24416. In execution of a certain deed of trust dated November 10, 1989, in the original principal amount of $37,500.00 recorded in the Clerk 's Office, Circuit Court for Rockbridge County, Virginia, in Deed Book 460 Page 716, the undersigned Substitute Trustee will offer for sale at public auction in the front of the Circuit Court building for Rockbridge County, 20 South Randolph Street, Lexington, Virginia, on May 09, 2014, at 12:00 PM, the property described in said deed of trust, located at the above address, and more particularly described as follows: ALL OF THAT CERTAIN TRACT OR PARCEL OF GROUND, TOGETHER WITH THE BUILDINGS AND IMPROVEMENTS THEREON, SITUATE, LYING AND BEING IN SOUTH RIVER MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA, IN THE AREA KNOWN AS LONG HOLLOW, ABOUT ONE-HALF MILE NORTH OF THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF BUENA VISTA, VIRGINIA, SHOWN AND DESIGNATED AS LOTS 12 AND 13, UPON A PLAT MADE BY D.E. BRADY, SURVEYOR, DATED SEPTEMBER 1953, ENTITLED, A PARCEL SUBDIVISION OF M.D. CUMMINGHAM, DEC'D SITUATE IN SOUTH RIVER MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT, ROCKBRIDGE CO., VA:, WHICH PLAT IS OF RECORD IN THE CLERK'S OFFICE OF THE CIRCUIT COURT OF ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA, IN PLAT BOOK 1, AT PAGE 114, AND ALSO SHOWN UPON A CERTAIN PLAT ENTITLED, SURVEY FOR VICTOR M. BYERS, SOUTH RIVER MAGISTERIAL DISTRICT, ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA, DATED OCTOBER 15, 1986 MADE AND PREPARED BY STEVEN P. DOUTY, LAND SURVEYOR, WHICH PLAT IS ATTACHED TO AND MADE A PART OF A CERTAIN DEED DATED OCTOBER 29, 1986, FROM KENNETH E. BURCH, ET UX, TO VICTOR M. BYERS, ET UX, AND RECORDED IN THE AFORESAID CLERK'S OFFICE IN DEED BOOK 428, AT PAGE 629..TERMS OF SALE: ALL CASH. A bidder 's deposit of ten percent (10%) of the sale price or ten percent (10%) of the original principal balance of the subject deed of trust, whichever is lower, in the form of cash or certified funds payable to the Substitute Trustee must be present at the time of the sale. The balance of the purchase price will be due within fifteen (15) days of sale, otherwise Purchaser's deposit may be forfeited to Trustee. Time is of the essence. Sale is subject to post sale confirmation that the borrower did not file for protection under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code prior to the sale, as well as to post-sale confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the loan servicer including, but not limited to, determination of whether the borrower entered into any repayment agreement, reinstated or paid off the loan prior to the sale. In any such event, the sale shall be null and void, and the Purchaser's sole remedy, in law or equity, shall be the return of his deposit without interest. Additional terms to be announced at the sale. A form copy of the Trustee's memorandum of foreclosure sale and contract to purchase real property is available for viewing at www.bwwsales.com. This is a communication from a debt collector and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. The sale is subject to seller confirmation. Substitute Trustee: Equity Trustees, LLC, 2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 402, Arlington, VA 22201. For more information contact: BWW Law Group, LLC, attorneys for Equity Trustees, LLC, 4520 East West Highway, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814, (301) 961-6555, website: www.bwwsales.com.

WANTED: ADULT Golden Retriever - 3 - 8 yrs. 847-323-7437, lv. msg.

FREE TO GOOD HOME - Very loving black & white female cat. 540-261-2235

LARGE PARROT CAGE - Superior Line King's Triple Top, black power coated, size 40 wide x 32 deep x 74 high. Could also be used as a cat condo, $385; medium size parrot cage, octagonal shape, charcoal grey powder coated, $265 cash. 540-261-2824

EMORY E. WALKER Emory E. Walker, 77, passed away on April 5, 2014, at Dallas Regional Medical Center in Mesquite, Texas, from the complications of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Born in Lexington, he was the youngest son of the late Charles Henry Walker Sr. and Josephine Walker. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Charles H. Walker Jr., and his sisters Joanne Forbes and Betty Lynch. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Marylinia Walker; three daughters, Carolyn Myers and husband Benjamin of Mesquite, Texas, Terri Walker and husband Randall Skold of Bowie, Md., and Linda Walker-Abbott of Memphis, Tenn.; two grandchildren, Benjamin Myers of Minneapolis, Minn., and Christina Myers of Alexandria; two sisters, Lois Green and Constance Merchant of Lexington; one sister-in-law, Florine Walker of Lexington; and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be April 18, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Harrison Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on April 19, at Randolph Street Methodist Church. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery will take place at a later date. The family has requested that donations be made to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation in lieu of flowers.

MARJORIE PLOGGER Marjorie Knick Plogger, 81, of Lexington, went to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at her home. Born May 11, 1932, in Rockbridge County, she was a daughter of the late John B. Knick and Ottie Higgins Knick. Mrs. Plogger was a member of the Lauderdale A.R. Presbyterian Church where she taught Sunday school, Bible school, a member of Willing Workers, and enjoyed singing in the choir. Marjorie was very talented and she enjoyed sewing, quilting, and painting. Her artwork was very special to her and these treasures have been shared with family and friends. Surviving are her devoted husband of 64 years, William S. Plogger; one daughter, Vickie P. Hickman and husband Jimmy, all of Lexington; one son, Mark Plogger and wife MaryAnn of Staunton; five siblings, Marie Canady of Goshen, Carl Knick, John Henry Knick, Christine Blankenship, all of Lexington, Richard Knick of Danville, and Pat Magee of Lexington; six grandchildren, Cara, Laura Beth, Megan, Ryan, Krista and Jordan; five great-grandchildren, Davis, Brady, Grant, Anderson and Ansley Kate. A graveside service will be conducted 10:30 a.m. at Stonewall Jackson Cemetery followed by an 11 a.m. memorial service in the Lauderdale A.R. Presbyterian Church on Friday, April 18, with the Rev. Benjamin W. Dowling III officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in loving memory of Mrs. Plogger to the Rockbridge Area Hospice, 315 Myers St., Lexington, VA 24450. The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, April 17, at Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory.

LUCY T. TURPIN Lucy T. Turpin, 90, of Lexington died April 13, 2014, at Kendal. She was preceded in death by both her parents, Harry and Maude Thomas, and her husband William. Lucy T. Turpin was born on Oct. 1, 1923. She worked for the United States Navy during the war years and went on to run a successful family business called Turpin 's Outdoor Power Equipment with her late husband William V. Turpin. She is survived by two children, Linda T. Frece of Bristow, Warren V. Turpin and his wife Lisa Turpin of Lexington; three grandchildren, Christianne V. VanDyke and her husband Joshua J. VanDyke of Bristow, Ryan V. Turpin and Brett E. Turpin of Lexington. She was the great-grandmother to Victoria and Caitlyn VanDyke of Bristow. She is also survived by two sisters, Verlie Callahan and Elene Greeson and her husband Charles. The family will receive friends beginning at 10 a.m. with the funeral service following at 11 on April 18 at Harrison Funeral Home. Lucy T. will be buried next to her husband at Rockbridge Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions can be made to Hoofbeats Therapeutic Riding Center, Inc., P.O. Box 979 Lexington, VA 24450.

ANNE MISH Anne Everett Mish, 87, of Lexington died Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at her home. Born April 22, 1926, in Southampton County, she was a daughter of the late Caleb Roy Everett and Thelma Eley Everett. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert W. H. Mish Jr., and two brothers, C. Roy Everett and Joseph L. Everett. Surviving are her two sons, Robert W.H. Mish III of Lexington and Everett H. Mish and wife Bruce and their children Brucie and Robert of Manakin Sabot; and one sister, Winifred Everett Reid of Richmond. A lifelong horsewoman and educator, Mish was graduated with a bachelor 's degree from Mary Washington College and a master 's in education from the University of Virginia. She began teaching in 1947 at Southern Seminary and served the college until 1991. While her career in education was exemplary, her reputation in the world of horses was widely celebrated. The name Anne Mish and educational horsemanship are synonymous in this part of Virginia, primarily due to her presence as the driving force in developing a nationally renowned riding program at Southern Seminary. In 1966, the school honored Mish by placing her name on its new indoor riding arena, and in 1988, Mish was nominated to the Virginia Horse Shows Association Horsewoman of the Year. In 1997, she was inducted into the Southwest Hunter/Jumper Association 's Hall of Fame. For most of her life she showed and bred many equine champions. It has been said that as a small child she “climbed on a fence, got on the mule 's back and rode off. She has been riding ever since.” A graveside service was conducted Saturday, April 12, at Bethel Presbyterian Church in Middlebrook with Dr. William Klein officiating. Family and friends gathered at Little Acres following the service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Lexington Presbyterian Church, the Rockbridge Area Hospice or Bethel Presbyterian Church. Arrangements are by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory.

REV. RALPH MONROE The Rev. Ralph Edelle Monroe, 85, of Sharpsburg, Md., passed away on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at Imperial Manor Care in Richmond. He was born Aug. 7, 1928, in Sharpsburg to the late Clarence Hazel and Frances Mabel King Monroe. He was a 1946 graduate of North Street High School in 1946. He was also a graduate of American Divinity School Chicago, Ill., and Fairmont State College in Fairmont, W.Va. He was a minister with various United Methodist churches in the following areas: Seebert, W.Va., White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., Keyser, W.Va., Fairmont, W.Va, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Staunton and Buckeystown, Md. Survivors include his wife, Louise Armell McCann Monroe, married Dec. 15, 1951; his daughter, Frances Michelle Monroe-Willis and her husband Charles of Chester. He was predeceased by a daughter, Sarah Ann Monroe; a son, Thomas Robert Monroe; a sister, Elta Maria Monroe; and a brother, Marshall Eugene Monroe. Funeral services were held at Osborne Funeral Home in Williamsport, Md., on Saturday, April 12, with the Rev. Sherman Mason officiating. Interment was private in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown, Md. Memorial donations may be made to Asbury United Methodist Church, 155 Jonathan St., Hagerstown, MD 21740. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.osbornefuneralhome.net.

ROY BEVERLEY Roy Beverley, 84, of Buena Vista died on April 6, 2014, at Golden Living Center in Buena Vista. Born on Dec. 8, 1929, in Buena Vista, Roy was the last surviving member of his immediate family. He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond Albert Beverley and Bessie Lawhorn Beverley of Buena Vista; his wife, Frances Southers Beverley; and a daughter, Alicia Campbell (Lisa Gail), also of Buena Vista. Mr. Beverley retired from Reeves Brothers and was also a veteran of the United States Army and served in World War II. Left to cherish his memory are two sons, Thomas S. Beverley and wife Susan, and Timothy D. Beverley and wife Kathy, all of Buena Vista; six grandchildren, Tonya Beverley and Bobby, Megan Purcell and husband Jeremy, Joanie Goodson and husband William, Mary, Cody, and Jonathan Beverley; five great-grandchildren, Lillee Purcell, Sydney Knick, William Goodson, Jamie and Jason Miller, all of Buena Vista. Also surviving are a son-in-law, Roy W. Campbell, sister-in-law, Jennie Kulp, of Buena Vista, and a host of nieces and nephews. Burial was private. The family suggest in lieu of flowers memorial contributions be made to a charity of your choice. The family received friends Wednesday, April 9, at Bolling, Grose & Lotts Funeral Home.

JOHNNY RAMSEY Boyd Norman “Johnny” Ramsey, 85, of Buena Vista passed away on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Born on June 5, 1928, in Rockbridge County, he was the son of the late Robert Ramsey and Dora Mason Ramsey. He retired from Burlington Industries and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a step-son-in-law, David McCormick. Mr. Ramsey is survived by his loving wife, Mary C. Ramsey; three stepchildren, Peggy McCormick, Linda Floyd and husband Larry Moose, and Greg Campbell and wife Sheila, all of Buena Vista; a brother; Meredith Ramsey of Monroe; three sisters, Helen Klotzer of Roanoke, Edith Gilbert of Staunton, and Opal Wallace of Lexington; and a special nephew, Chris Ramsey. A funeral service was held Friday, April 11, at Bolling, Grose & Lotts Funeral Home with Elder Danny Wheeler officiating. Burial followed at Green Hill Cemetery.

Native American Intertribal Culture Class Public Welcome (Free) 2040A Magnolia Ave Buena Vista Va May 10th 11am to 1pm Native History/Native Dance/Drumming/Beading For More Information call 540 293 3442

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