August 15, 2014 RSS feed / Obits

Dionne Barnett

Homecare Attendant

Dionne Barnett, a home care attendant, died on July 4 at age 48.  She was a lifetime Rockaway resident.  More...

David Greene


David Greene, a presser, died on June 30 at age 74.  Born in West Point, Virginia, he was a Rockaway resident for more than 50 years. He is preceded in death by his siblings, Pat, Clara Bell, Daisy, Edith, Lysa, Elsie, Dennis and Joe.  More...

Irene Juarbe Willie James McCain

Housewife Caretaker

Irene Juarbe, a housewife, died on June 16, at age 82.  More...

Thomas Robert Thurgood


Thomas Robert Thurgood, a carpenter, died on August 9.  A lifelong Rockaway resident, Thurgood served in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam era.  More...

Myrtle Bryan

Home Health Aide

Myrtle Bryan, a home health aide, died on July 3 at age 78.  Born in Kingston, Jamaica, she was a resident of Rockaway for 10 years. She is preceded in death by her parents, Stanley and Louise Wiltshire.  More...

Robert Edmond

Maintenance Worker

Robert Edmond, a maintenance worker, died on July 5 at age 66.  Born in Sturgia, Mississippi, he was a member of First Calvary Baptist Church and a Rockaway resident for more than 40 years.  More...

Lurine McGraw


Lurine McGraw, a homemaker, died on June 28 at age 71.  Born in Orangeburg, South Carolina, McGraw lived in Rockaway for more than 40 years.  More...

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