The following notes were submitted within the last six months.
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
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
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
Dr. FRANK MARCELLUS RIPBERGER, JR., of Charlottesville died on April 17, 2014. He was a veteran of the US Navy and the Arimy Air Corps. He was a graduate of the medical school at University of Virginia and practiced as a pediatrician in Alexandria for many years. In 1967, he moved to Charlottesville to begin working as an internist at UVA's Student Health Department, where he worked for 20 years. Dr. Ripberger loved convertibles, Big Band music, and golf. | 2014-05-06 04:35:00