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Below are listed those Hampden-Sydney brothers we have lost during the last year, whom we will always remember.

1951, William S. ForemanOpen in a New Window

Dr. WILLIAM SIDNEY FOREMAN, JR., of Forest died August 8, 2014. He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II, having served on Guam and in China. He enjoyed flying airplanes, traveling, cattle farming, boating, photography, and practicing medicine. | 2015-05-21 16:24:05

 

1988, John W. MaloneyOpen in a New Window

JOHN W. MALONEY of Richmond died April 26, 2015. He worked for the Winchester Star, the Richmond newspapers, and Style Weekly. He switched careers to become a financial advisor and most recently worked at Wells Fargo. | 2015-05-21 16:17:57

 

1964, Jeffrey L. WardOpen in a New Window

JEFFREY L. WARD of Montgomery County, Maryland, died March 12, 2015. He graduated from Washington and Lee Law School in 1967. He was employed by the Maryland Judiciary for forty years, many of which were as administrative clerk of District Court for Montgomery County. | 2015-05-21 16:09:03

 

1950, George Victor LabonteOpen in a New Window

GEORGE VICTOR LABONTE, JR., of Staunton died November 5, 2014. He was a professional engineer and retired after 40 years as president of Echols Brothers Construction Company. He also earned his private pilots license. | 2015-05-21 15:26:53

 

2008, Charles Graham CarterOpen in a New Window

CHARLES GRAHAM CARTER died April 18, 2015. He attended Hampden-Sydney and Randolph-Macon and was employed by Trinity Turf in Richmond. He pursued many interests including whitewater kayaking, soccer, the study of economics, and conservative political thought. | 2015-05-21 15:22:18

 

1946, Turner Ashby WalthallOpen in a New Window

TURNER ASHBY WALTHALL of Gloucester Point died February 23, 2014. He joined the Army Air Corps and served in England during World War II. He operated Gloucester Florist starting in 1968, delivering flowers until he was 85. | 2015-05-21 15:15:09

 

1942, William P. HayOpen in a New Window

Hon. WILLIAM "BILLY" P. HAY, JR., of Farmville died April 15, 2015. During World War II Judge Hay served two tours, one in the Caribbean and the other in the South Pacific, flying dive and torpedo bombers. He later attended law school at the University of Virginia and settled in Farmville, where he set up a law practice and also went to work as an assistant coach at Hampden-Sydney. In 1956, Hay was appointed to the General District Court bench in Prince Edward County, serving in that capacity for more than 40 years. He retired in 1998. | 2015-05-21 14:40:19

 

1960, William WatersOpen in a New Window

WILLIAM G. WATERS of Cornelius, North Carolina, died on January 31, 2015. He attended Bethel Presbyterian Church in Cornelius. He enjoyed watching sports-especially the Atlanta Braves. His brothers are John H. Waters III '58 and Robert B. Waters '64. He lived by Lake Norman and was said to have found great peace and serenity there. | 2015-05-21 13:53:13

 

1954, Ben James BowersOpen in a New Window

BEN JAMES BOWERS of Greensboro, North Carolina, died April 15, 2015. He served two years in the U.S. Army and worked for the Farmville Herald newspaper, the Roanoke Times, and later Greensboro's News & Record, where he was the vice president and executive editor. | 2015-05-21 13:46:12

 

1944, Loren L. ParkerOpen in a New Window

LOREN L. PARKER, JR., of Petersburg died April 1, 2015. As a captain in the U.S. Army he served on the island of Saipan during World War II. He was in the insurance business during his entire professional life. | 2015-05-21 09:47:08

 

1951, Edward P. KinneyOpen in a New Window

EDWARD P. KINNEY, JR., of Roanoke died March 27, 2015. He served four years in the U.S. Navy before pursuing a career with Chevron in San Francisco, California. A chemical engineer by trade and training, he was a talented photographer, and his pictures of the people he met during his travels were published in many magazines. | 2015-05-21 09:26:06

 

1945, Warren E. SandidgeOpen in a New Window

WARREN E. SANDIDGE died March 20, 2015. During WWII he served in the U.S. Navy aboard a destroyer, participating in the Atter and Kiska operations in the northern Pacific, among other campaigns. | 2015-05-14 14:57:10

 

1943, Charles O. MoserOpen in a New Window

CHARLES O. MOSER of Lynchburg died March 6, 2015. He left Hampden-Sydney early to join the U.S. Air Force. | 2015-05-14 13:53:58

 

1955, James C. RobertsOpen in a New Window

JAMES C. ROBERTS died March 8, 2015. He graduated from T.C. Williams School of Law at the University of Richmond and joined the firm of Tucker, Mays, Moore & Reed. | 2015-05-14 10:45:24

 

1970, Robert D. KellyOpen in a New Window

ROBERT D. KELLY died February 28, 2015. He served in the 116th Infantry Regiment of the Virginia Army National Guard. He joined the Arlington County Police, rising from motorcycle officer to detective. As an entrepreneur, he established LynMar Construction Company and Summit Consulting Services. | 2015-05-14 10:32:10

 

1988, Louis FriersonOpen in a New Window

LOUIS L. FRIERSON, JR., died March 5, 2015. He attended Hampden-Sydney and studied at the Columbia College Film and Video School of Chicago. | 2015-05-14 10:21:43

 

1989, Richard Blair Craig Jr.Open in a New Window

RICHARD BLAIR CRAIG, JR., of Richmond died February 16, 2015. He graduated from St. Christopher's School in Richmond, attended Hampden-Sydney, and graduated from VCU. | 2015-02-27 15:47:31

 

1962, Carl A. TolleyOpen in a New Window

CARL A. TOLLEY of Natural Bridge Station died January 21, 2015. He served in the U.S. Army from 1962 to 1966. | 2015-02-27 11:12:07

 

1965, W. Scott Street IIIOpen in a New Window

W. SCOTT STREET III of Richmond died February 1, 2015. He was valedictorian of his high school class at Hargrave Military Academy. He earned his law degree from the University of Virginia in 1968, practicing at several law firms in the Richmond area, spending the last 34 years at Williams Mullen. He was elected president of the Virginia State Bar and served in that position for the 1999 to 2000 term. | 2015-02-27 11:06:23

 

1942, Cary A. Thompson Jr.Open in a New Window

Col. CARY ANDERSON THOMPSON, JR., of Panama City, Florida, died January 13, 2015. Raised in Lynchburg, he joined the Army Air Corps during World War II as a communications officer in India. Thompson met his future wife, Helene, on a transport ship and went bear hunting for their honeymoon. Their 50th wedding anniversary was officiated by the same pastor who had married them in India. He worked as a counselor for troops at the Pentagon and elsewhere. | 2015-02-25 10:41:23

 

1942, Jesse D. Ridgeway Jr.Open in a New Window

JESSE D. RIDGEWAY, JR., of Staunton died January 21, 2015. He taught at Staunton Military Academy from 1942-1947 and then at Wilson Memorial High School from 1947-1979. He taught general science, physics, and chemistry, and before his death at 97 was believed to be the last surviving member of the original 1947 faculty. He was an avid gardener, enjoyed big band music, and had a record collection numbering in the thousands. | 2015-02-23 14:17:29

 

1964, Robert B. BrittainOpen in a New Window

ROBERT BARNS "BOBBY" BRITTAIN of Tazewell died January 18, 2015. He was a former member of the Tazewell Town Council, also serving on the board of directors for several local banks and coal companies. He appeared in the movie "Lassie" in 1994. | 2015-02-23 11:27:50

 

1941, James L. Bugg Jr.Open in a New Window

Dr. JAMES L. BUGG, JR., of Harbor's Edge died January 15, 2015. He graduated summa cum laude from Hampden-Sydney. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II, later earning his Ph.D. from the University of Virginia, where he was a member of the Raven Society. He was a professor of history at the University of Missouri and served as president of Old Dominion University from 1969-76. | 2015-02-23 10:49:37

 

1953, Thomas E. Reed IIIOpen in a New Window

THOMAS E. REED III of Herndon died January 10, 2015. He was an appraiser and broker of real estate in Northern Virginia for 50 years. | 2015-02-23 09:11:29

 

1938, Robert G. Harper IIIOpen in a New Window

ROBERT G. HARPER III of Chevy Chase, Maryland, died January 6, 2015. He was a retired attorney and former trustee of the College. He started as a law clerk to the chief judge of the United States Court of Appeals; at the outbreak of World War II, he joined the United States Naval Reserve. Later he served at U.S. embassies in Europe, Asia, and Latin America. He eventually returned to Washington to work for the General Counsel of the Central Intelligence Agency. As a legal adviser on behalf of the White House, he traveled to South Vietnam during the war to assist local officials with rule of law and governance matters. | 2015-02-20 12:13:30

 

1939, Ashton T. StewartOpen in a New Window

Dr. ASHTON T. STEWART of Quarryville, Pennsylvania, died November 30, 2014. He attended the University of Pennsylvania Medical School. A captain in the Army, he served in Dachau, Germany, in the Medical Corps. In 1947 he went to Iran as a medical missionary and served as the director of three different mission hospitals in Tabriz, Mashhad, and Hamadan. During the 1980s he opened a physical therapy school. | 2015-02-19 16:42:57

 

1962, J. William FerrellOpen in a New Window

J. WILLIAM FERRELL III of Richmond died December 21, 2014. He served in the U.S. Army and worked in the banking industry. He was a member of the Commonwealth Club, the Sons of the Revolution, and The General Society of Colonial Wars. | 2015-02-11 16:22:40

 

1939, James Miller BlantonOpen in a New Window

Rev. JAMES MILLER BLANTON, JR., of Columbia, Missouri, died December 29, 2014. He attended Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond and was ordained a Presbyterian minister. Originally from Cumberland, he moved to Missouri and was the founding pastor of Trinity Presbyterian Church in Columbia. | 2015-02-11 16:10:49

 

1961, Carroll A. CloningerOpen in a New Window

Dr. CARROLL A. CLONINGER died December 2, 2014. He earned his Ph.D. in education from the University of Virginia in 1971. He was an educator for Henrico County Public Schools for 30 years, serving as principal of Henrico High School from 1981-87. The auditorium at the school is named in his honor. | 2015-02-11 14:00:56

 

2017, Richard Lee Burger Jr.Open in a New Window

RICHARD LEE "RICHIE" BURGER, JR., of Glen Allen, a sophomore at Hampden-Sydney, died November 25, 2014. He was a recipient of the College's President's Scholarship. He was also a 2013 graduate of Deep Run High School, where he was a four-year member of the Air Force JROTC, and he attended Mt. Vernon Baptist Church. | 2014-12-01 14:51:59

 

1945, Thomas Julian FulcherOpen in a New Window

THOMAS JULIAN FULCHER, JR., died November 6, 2014. He served as a Marine radar operator in World War II in the Pacific. He later was the chairman of the board and sales manager of WFLO radio station in Farmville. | 2014-12-01 11:22:47

 

1949, Irvin B. BaldwinOpen in a New Window

IRVIN B. "PETE" BALDWIN of Richmond died November 10, 2014. He graduated from Southeastern Seminary at Wake Forest in 1956. He was a baptist minister, a business owner, a pilot, a fixed-base operator, and a builder. | 2014-11-19 14:19:28

 

1950, Dr. John B. ClementsOpen in a New Window

Dr. JOHN B. CLEMENTS died November 5, 2014. He earned a Ph.D. in chemistry at UVA in 1955, eventually working for the Environmental Protection Agency until his retirement. | 2014-11-19 09:46:52

 

1958, Dr. Peter Rosanelli Jr.Open in a New Window

Dr. PETER ROSANELLI, JR., died November 8, 2014. He was a 1965 graduate of the Medical College of Virginia, working as an OB/GYN. He served two years in the United States Air Force as a captain. | 2014-11-19 09:15:23

 

1947, George Harrison LearyOpen in a New Window

GEORGE HARRISON LEARY of Virginia Beach died October 23, 2014. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy Reserve during World War II and later worked for Gulf Oil Trading Company. | 2014-11-19 09:11:54

 

1963, Leavenworth M. FerrellOpen in a New Window

LEAVENWORTH McGILL "WORTIE" FERRELL of Richmond died December 14, 2013. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps and was a senior vice president at Davenport & Company, also serving on the board of directors. | 2014-11-18 15:20:12

 

1948, Thomas P. OvertonOpen in a New Window

THOMAS P. OVERTON died October 17, 2014. He served as a naval officer in World War II, attended Hampden-Sydney, and graduated from the Medical College of Virginia in 1952. Outside of his family and practice, he enjoyed travel, golf, bird hunting, and fishing. | 2014-11-18 14:16:30

 

1955, Howlette B. Martin Jr.Open in a New Window

HOWLETTE B. "SONNY" MARTIN, JR., died October 12, 2014. Martin retired as vice president of bank marketing for Integon Corporation of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. | 2014-11-18 14:11:08

 

1963, Dr. Holman C. RawlsOpen in a New Window

Dr. HOLMAN C. "SKIP" RAWLS of Virginia Beach died October 9, 2014. At Hampden-Sydney he was a member of the Inter-fraternity Council, the Kappa Sigma Fraternity, and the Patrick Henry Society. He attended the Medical College of Virginia's School of Dentistry, graduating in 1967 third in his class. He served in the United States Navy Dental Corps, touring in the Mediterranean. Skip was later noted for excelling in difficult dental trauma and reconstruction cases. He played golf and tennis, sculpted, raised bees, travelled, hunted, read nonfiction, and listening to classical music. | 2014-11-12 16:14:56

 

1950, John E. White IIIOpen in a New Window

JOHN E. WHITE III of Chesapeake died October 4, 2014. He was president of White/Stewart, Inc., having returned to Norfolk in 1950 to join the wood, coal, and oil business started by his grandfather in 1898. | 2014-11-12 14:17:13

 

1943, William W. MasonOpen in a New Window

WILLIAM "BILL" MASON of Lexington, Kentucky, died January 28, 2014. He served as president of two coal companies and worked to build global demand for U.S. coal internationally. | 2014-11-12 14:12:18

 

1986, Erik John OlfsonOpen in a New Window

ERIK JOHN OLFSON of Galesville, Maryland, died October 1, 2014. He was the regional vice president of ThyssenKrupp Elevator company. He was an avid sailor and former Severn School football and lacrosse standout. He played both of those sports at Hampden-Sydney and was member of Kappa Sigma Fraternity. | 2014-11-12 13:54:05

 

1995, Andrew K. RaccaOpen in a New Window

ANDREW K. RACCA of Chevy Chase, Maryland, died September 30, 2014. | 2014-11-12 13:40:47

 

2016, W. Caleb WhartonOpen in a New Window

W. CALEB WHARTON of Richmond died November 2, 2014. He was a junior at Hampden-Sydney and a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. He was known as a loyal friend and a kind-hearted young man. A Redskins fan, he also played a number of sports and was an avid outdoorsman. | 2014-11-04 08:57:03

 

1952, Willard Mallory Edwards Jr.Open in a New Window

WILLARD MALLORY EDWARDS, JR., of Saints Johns, Florida, died September 27, 2014. He worked for the U.S. Federal Government as an auditor and accountant for more than 35 years, spending much of his time in the Norfolk and Washington, D.C., areas before moving to Jacksonville in 1983. | 2014-11-04 08:47:28

 

1941, Francis A. SheltonOpen in a New Window

FRANCIS AUGUSTINE "BOOTY" SHELTON of Nassawadox died September 22, 2014. He joined the Coast Guard in WWII and flew PBYs until his retirement as lieutenant commander. After working in the tobacco business, he returned to the Eastern Shore to care for his mother, later coaching baseball at Northampton High School. | 2014-11-04 08:41:05

 

1947, Robert Basye WebbOpen in a New Window

ROBERT B. WEBB, JR., of Fairfax and Williamsburg died September 12, 2014. He earned his medical degree from the University of Virginia Medical School in 1952, later serving as a regimental surgeon with the 2nd Infantry Division in Korea. He also worked on the Navajo reservation in Arizona, providing eye care to the Navajo population. He joined Dr. Glenn Ward Phipps in co-founding the Petersburg Eye Center, where he practiced until his retirement in 1994. | 2014-11-03 16:11:15

 

1986, Richard W. Bramhall Jr.Open in a New Window

RICHARD W. "RICK" BRAMHALL, JR., died September 6, 2014. He served in the Marine Corps during the Grenada conflict and was awarded the Navy Achievement Medal. Rick worked for the Pennsylvania State Police and was a fire marshall. He was active with the American Legion, the Marine Corps League, and Ducks Unlimited, among other groups. | 2014-11-03 15:07:31

 

1964, John Sidney Davenport IVOpen in a New Window

JOHN SIDNEY DAVENPORT IV of Richmond died September 4, 2014. He went to St. Christopher's School. While at H-SC he was a member of the Kappa Sigma fraternity. He worked for First Mortgage Corp., later becoming an executive vice president and director of Ryland Mortgage and a director of Dynex Capital. Golfing was one of his passions, his being a member of the Richmond German and Kinloch Golf Club, The Shankers, and a board member of the Country Club of Virginia. He had five holes-in-one during his life. | 2014-09-22 11:43:04

 

1948, Carlton Wilson RivesOpen in a New Window

CARLTON WILSON "WILLIE" RIVES of McKenney and Hopewell died August 31, 2014. He was a World War II veteran. He earned a master of commerce degree from the University of Richmond after graduating Hampden-Sydney and most recently retired as director of Personnel Services of Southside Regional Medical Center. He was briefly mayor of McKenney. | 2014-09-22 11:18:09

 

1974, Russell B. TurpinOpen in a New Window

Lt. Col. Russell B. Turpin of Goode died August 19, 2014. He was an officer in the U.S. Marine Corps for 26 years. He served as commanding officer of the 4th Combat Engineer Battalion in Baltimore, Maryland, later teaching history and government in high school. He was a member of Oakland United Methodist Church and worked with the Boy Scouts. He was a lifelong farmer on his ancestral land. | 2014-08-28 11:42:20

 

1938, Richard Allan BurrellOpen in a New Window

RICHARD A. "DICK" BURRELL of Farmville died August 22, 2014. He was a chief specialist in the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II. He taught and coached at a number of high schools in Virginia before returning to Hampden-Sydney as athletic director and sports information director. He was a member of the H-SC Athletic Hall of Fame. He served in his church as a deacon, Sunday school teacher, and choir member. He was interred at College Church Cemetery at Hampden-Sydney. | 2014-08-28 11:13:30

 

1945, Cary Lee Meredith Jr.Open in a New Window

CARY LEE MEREDITH, JR., of Arnold, Maryland, died August 8, 2014. He attended Hampden-Sydney but left in 1943 to enter the U.S. Navy Air Corps, in which he flew turboprop aircraft, training in Florida when WWII ended. He started Meredith Melvin & Lynch Insurance and Real Estate Brokers in the 1950s, later working for Basil-Voges of Annapolis as an insurance broker. He retired in 1989. | 2014-08-28 10:23:19

 

1950, Lewis B. GoodeOpen in a New Window

LEWIS B. GOODE, JR., of Virginia Beach died August 14, 2014. He served in the U.S. Air Force, Strategic Air Command, during the Korean War. He was chairman of the Peoples Bank and Trust Company in Chase City, and later served as president of Fidelity American Bank in Lynchburg and Central Fidelity Banks in Richmond. He played tennis and enjoyed hunting quail and duck, among other hobbies. | 2014-08-28 10:14:51

 

1969, Henry Carmichael RoweOpen in a New Window

Dr. HENRY CARMICHAEL ROWE of Gloucester died August 11, 2014. He worked in Newport News and Gloucester for 39 years as a medical examiner and medical director. His contributions provided The Longwood Center for the Visual Arts with the Rowe Collection of Chinese Art. | 2014-08-28 09:40:05

 

1979, Gregory Fisher BurnetteOpen in a New Window

GREGORY FISHER BURNETTE died August 6, 2014. He worked for Verizon for 30 years, mostly in the facilities management group. He was a strong and long-time supporter of the Special Olympics. | 2014-08-14 10:51:39

 

1985, Dr. William H. Farthing Jr.Open in a New Window

Dr. WILLIAM H. FARTHING, JR., died July 31, 2014. He was a pathologist in Hopkinsville, Kentucky. | 2014-08-06 11:34:44

 

1948, Charles Kemper LorraineOpen in a New Window

CHARLES KEMPER LORRAINE died July 28, 2014. He matriculated at H-SC, joined the U.S. Navy, and then returned to campus to graduate in 1949. He was owner of A.L. Lorraine Hardware in Carytown of Richmond, retiring in 1996 to southwest Florida. In later life, he spent time furthering educational opportunities for H-SC students through the Alfred Lorraine Scholarship. | 2014-08-06 11:14:38

 

1985, Charles Raymond CochranOpen in a New Window

CHARLES RAYMOND COCHRAN died July 24, 2014. While at H-SC he was a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity. He was the vice president of Cochran Construction Company, the family business. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, playing guitar, and following the Washington Redskins. | 2014-08-06 10:10:35

 

1945, John Wesley Price Jr.Open in a New Window

JOHN WESLEY PRICE, JR., of Daytona Beach died July 26, 2014. He attended Hampden-Sydney College from 1941 to 1942. | 2014-08-06 09:58:28

 

1953, Dr. John Webb Simmons IIIOpen in a New Window

Dr. JOHN WEBB SIMMONS III of Decatur, Georgia, died July 28, 2014. He attended medical school at the Medical College of Virginia. He served in the military during the Korean War at Scott Air Force Base, later returning to complete his pediatric residency. He moved to Georgia in 1962, working at The Decatur Pediatric Group for many years. His hobbies included fishing, tennis, gardening, and golf. | 2014-08-05 17:18:25

 

1948, Dr. Thomas E. Gilmer Jr.Open in a New Window

Dr. THOMAS EDWARD GILMER, JR., of Blacksburg died July 22, 2014. He joined the corps of cadets at Virginia Tech, graduated from Hampden-Sydney, and earned a Ph.D. in physics at the University of North Carolina. He joined the U.S. Army and deployed to the European theater during World War II. Tom was employed at the Kentucky Military Institute, later returning to Virginia Tech as a professor of physics and eventually becoming head of the department. He was dean of the College of the Arts & Sciences. He retired in 1989. He belonged first to Blacksburg Presbyterian Church and then to Northside Presbyterian Church, where he served as a deacon and elder. Tom was a longstanding member of the Blacksburg Lions Club, serving recently as its president. | 2014-07-24 11:09:22

 

1934, Philip Trammell SeibertOpen in a New Window

PHILIP TRAMMELL SEIBERT of Martinsburg, West Virginia, died July 16, 2014. He attended Hampden-Sydney and was a member of the Sigma Chi fraternity. After graduation he was an insurance agent at the Lincoln National Life Insurance Company for 72 years. Phil's community service included sitting on the Gas Rationing Appeal Board, being active with the Boy Scouts of America, and serving as the department director of Berkeley County Civil Defense in 1950. Mr. Seibert served as director for Old National Bank starting in 1952, among his many other positions and affiliations over the years. | 2014-07-24 09:55:48

 

1970, Douglas Dean DeffenbaughOpen in a New Window

DOUGLAS DEAN DEFFENBAUGH died July 13, 2014. He graduated from Augusta Military Academy, later serving in the U.S. Air Force as a sergeant from 1970 until 1974. He was the owner and operator of Captain Sam's Landing in Waynesboro from 1978 until 2013. Doug was an avid antique collector and fisherman. He contributed to charities such as Relay for Life and Special Needs Children. | 2014-07-23 16:15:08

 

1956, Dr. William P. Edmondson Jr.Open in a New Window

Dr. WILLIAM P. EDMONDSON, JR., died July 12, 2014. In 1960 he graduated from the University of Virginia School of Medicine, later serving his residency at Yale University. He joined the Epidemic Intelligence Service, United States Public Health Service, CDC, at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, as a lieutenant commander during 1963-65. He was an original founder of the Norfolk Diagnostic Clinic in 1970, practicing internal medicine in the Tidewater area for forty years. His late father started a scholarship for students in 1996, which Edmondson continued. | 2014-07-23 15:53:58

 

1947, William Newman GilmerOpen in a New Window

WILLIAM NEWMAN GILMER, of Wytheville, died June 27, 2014. His father was Thomas Edward Gilmer, chair of the Physics Department and later president of Hampden-Sydney College. He served in the U.S. Navy, graduated with his B.S. from MIT and a M.S. from Drexel University. He was a mechanical engineer for Westinghouse, Experiment Inc., and Texaco. He was active with his local churches and taught Sunday school for many years. After retiring, he and his wife became antique dealers and owned Castle Hill Antiques for many years. | 2014-07-23 12:52:04

 

1950, Wyndham Patterson Walke Jr.Open in a New Window

WYNDHAM PATTERSON "PAT" WALKE, JR., died July 5, 2014. He graduated from Hampden-Sydney with dual degrees in English and chemistry. He was drafted into the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was stationed in Nevada. He worked for E.I. DuPont at the Savannah River Site, which was built during the 1950s to refine nuclear materials for deployment in nuclear weapons. He retired in 1985. Pat was a member of Southern Cross Sertoma Club and Aiken Businessmen's Club. Pat enjoyed playing golf, fishing, crabbing, and hunting, and he continued to be an avid reader. | 2014-07-23 09:58:19

 

, Dr. Martin Boyd Coyner Jr.Open in a New Window

Dr. MARTIN BOYD COYNER, JR., died July 5, 2014. He grew up in Farmville, receiving his master's degree and Ph.D. in history from the University of Virginia. From 1958 to 1968 he taught history at Hampden-Sydney, later earning tenure at The College of William and Mary. His research and writings included numerous papers submitted to the Southern Historical Society. He enjoyed gardening, playing piano, and he was an avid reader of periodicals. | 2014-07-23 09:12:09

 

, Eugene Brooks Hardin Jr.Open in a New Window

EUGENE BROOKS HARDIN, JR., of Raleigh, North Carolina, died May 9, 2014. He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he earned his degree in business administration. He later served in the Air Force. Working for Wachovia Bank, Hardin was appointed office executive for Raleigh, later becoming the regional vice president in 1979. He served on the boards of trustees for Hampden-Sydney and St. Mary's College, served as director of the Rex Hospital Foundation, and was an active member of Christ Church Raleigh. | 2014-07-22 10:40:23

 

1946, Ronald Cocke ShiflettOpen in a New Window

RONALD COCKE "RON" SHIFLETT of Richmond died May 5, 2014. His education at H-SC was interrupted by World War II, during which he served as navigator on a Naval Air Corps troop transport and attained the rank of lieutenant. He began his career with Esso, which was largely rebranded as "Exxon" in the United States, retiring in 1986. He was a member of the Second Presbyterian Church in Roanoke, was an avid golfer and tennis player, and was a former president of the Roanoke Country Club. | 2014-07-22 10:22:12

 

1942, Dr. Edgar Forrest JesseeOpen in a New Window

Dr. EDGAR FORREST JESSEE of Richmond died May 10, 2014. He earned his doctorate of dental surgery from the Medical College of Virginia in 1945, practicing in Richmond and retiring in 1986. While serving his country during the Korean War, he received five medals of distinction. He was a member of Omicron Delta Kappa and Phi Kappa Alpha. At H-SC he was captain of the football team, later being invited to try out for the Philadelphia Eagles. He was active in a number of groups and associations, including the Second Baptist Church, the Virginia Dental Association, the Richmond Dental Society, Cavalier Sporting Clays, and the Country Club of Virginia. | 2014-07-22 10:06:33

 

1957, Joseph Badger ShelorOpen in a New Window

JOSEPH BADGER SHELOR of Patrick Henry County died May 28, 2014. He went to Princeton University, later graduating from the University of Virginia with a Master's of Arts in 1981. He served as a lieutenant (junior grade) aboard the U.S.S. Platte. He spent much of his career teaching and coaching at The Episcopal High School in Alexandria. | 2014-07-21 15:53:53

 

1977, Michael Craig RadyOpen in a New Window

MICHAEL CRAIG RADY of Jacksonville, Florida, died May 30, 2014. He earned two master's degrees from the University of North Florida. For much of his career, he worked in Duval County as a guidance counselor at Mayport Coastal Sciences Middle School in Atlantic Beach, Florida. | 2014-07-21 15:03:49

 

1975, Dr. John Allen JennetteOpen in a New Window

Dr. JOHN ALLEN JENNETTE of Eden, North Carolina, died May 29, 2014. He graduated from the Medical College of Virginia in 1979, serving his residency in anesthesiology while in the U.S. Navy. He reached the rank of lieutenant commander in the Medical Corps. | 2014-07-21 14:54:31

 

1997, Michael Christopher MelvinOpen in a New Window

MICHAEL C. MELVIN died June 3, 2014. He was a graduate of Charlotte Catholic High School, where he held the all-time career scoring record in high school soccer. | 2014-07-21 14:27:50

 

, William G. PannillOpen in a New Window

WILLIAM G. "BILL" PANNILL of Palm Beach, Florida, died June 10, 2014. He attended Virginia Military Institute, the University of Virginia, and North Carolina State School of Textiles. A member of the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity and the Raven society at UVA, he later served three years in U.S. Army in Germany soon after World War II. He started his career at Pannill Knitting Company in 1959 and became president in 1966. He sat on the boards of Hampden-Sydney, Mary Baldwin College, and the Jeffersonian Restoration Advisory Board at UVA, among others. He had myriad interests, hobbies, and affiliations with clubs, associations, and organizations. An avid horticulturalist, he was a global authority on daffodil flowers, having hybridized, named, and registered more than 210 varieties. | 2014-07-21 14:10:06

 

1978, Brian Milbank ThurstonOpen in a New Window

BRIAN MILBANK THURSTON of Denver, Colorado, died March 10, 2011. He earned his Certified Public Planner and Certified Trust and Financial Advisor certifications after moving to Denver in 1991. There he worked as a successful financial planner and investment officer. | 2014-07-18 16:11:04

 

1964, Samuel Hardy Duerson JROpen in a New Window

SAMUEL HARDY DUERSON, JR., of Raleigh, North Carolina, died on June 24, 2014. He attended Hampden-Sydney and graduated from Virginia Polytechnic Institute with a bachelor's degree and a Master of Engineering. He later earned an MBA from Lynchburg College. As a graduate engineer he worked with the engineering team that assessed the accident damage at the Three Mile Island nuclear plant. | 2014-07-16 10:52:41

 

2006, Simon Turner EverettOpen in a New Window

SIMON T. EVERETT of Raleigh, North Carolina, died on June 12, 2014. He was a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity and earned his MBA from Wake Forest University. Everett was an assistant scout master for the Boy Scouts, a youth advisor for White Memorial Presbyterian Church, and was involved with Kiwanis, Rotary Club, Step Up Ministry, and other community organizations. Everett was a founding partner of Walk to State LLC, a property management company. | 2014-07-16 09:50:34

 

1937, J. Dwight PentecostOpen in a New Window

The Rev. Dr. J. DWIGHT PENTECOST of Dallas, Texas, died on April 28, 2014. He was distinguished professor emeritus of Bible Exposition at Dallas Theological Seminary, where he taught for 58 years. He was a longtime supporter or Luke's Closet and the author of 21 books, including Things to Come. | 2014-06-06 11:07:00

 

1945, Wilbur F. Amonette IIIOpen in a New Window

Dr. WILBUR FRANKLIN AMONETTE III of Radford died on May 2, 2014. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy's V-12 program at Hampden-Sydney. He earned his medical degreee from the Medical College of Virginia. In 1949, he enlisted in the newly formed U.S. Air Force and was stationed at Billing Air Force Base in Washington until his discharge in 1951. Dr. Amonette worked in private practice in Radford and started the Radford Community Hospital Emergency Room. He also worked for the Virginia Department of Corrections. | 2014-06-06 10:55:00
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