Author: ShoreDailyNews Staff

Two Lost Dogs in Franktown

Two Dogs are lost in the area of Franktown/Weirwood Area Monday afternoon, January 15, 2018.  One is a chocolate lab male and does not have a collar.  The other dog is a black lab also a male not wearing a collar.  Please call 678-6384 or 678-3444 if you have any information on these lost...

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Letitia Belle Somers

Funeral services for Mrs. Letitia Belle Somers of Bloxom, will be conducted from the chapel of the Williams-Parksley Funeral Home, Thursday, afternoon at 4, with Mr. George Fulk officiating.  Private interment will be held at the Groton’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Riverside Shore Hospice, P.O. Box 616, Onley, VA  23418, or to Bloxom Volunteer Fire Company, P.O. Box 132, Bloxom, VA  23308. Memory tributes may be shared with the family at Arrangements by the Williams-Parksley Funeral...

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January 15, 2018

1.Porto chain saw, 16 inch bar, like new. Grinder, 4.5 inch, like new. Big wrenches, 10 or so, $45 for all. 757-894-1521 2. 2000 double axel trailer, factory made, with gate, $1,700 OBO. 1994 Ford Mustang GT, convertible, $2,200 OBO. 1993 Chevy S-10, runs and drives great, $1,200 OBO. 709-0592 3. LF -2000 and up- Buick or Oldsmobile 4-door car body. Car does not have to run, but has to have a clear title. I have a 3800 engine to put in it. 757-442-7946 4. Pentex camera, zoom lenses, carrying case, flasher thing, needs battery, best offer. 442-5728 5. Tree for firewood, $50 a truck load OBO. 757-709-8028 6. Full size chest freezer, $75. 787-4443 7. 1995 Ford F-150, long bed, automatic, runs well, $3,250. 804-436-7350 8. 1996 Chevy Camaro, currently not running, v6 motor, automatic transmission, $1,200 OBO. 1986 Chevy pickup 4×4, no motor, does have transmission, body is in fair to good condition, $1,500 OBO. Sun vision 28 bulb lay down tanning bed, $400 OBO. 757-710-9001 9. Vermont castings woodstove, medium sized, glass doors, top loader, $450. Set of aluminum alloy rims for a 94-96 Ford F-250, good shape, $150. 710-8365 10. Loveseat, beige, plush, 65 inches long, does not recline, is in good shape, $25 OBO. 710-7070 11. 9 replacement windows, all vinyl, tilt in, good shape. 36 inch steel entrance door, half glass, pre-hung, excellent...

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Dicky Hickman

Claude Milford Hickman II, better known as Dicky, 66, a resident of Hatteras, NC, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at Heritage Hall Health Care in Nassawadox, VA.  A native of Nelsonia, VA, he was the son of the late Claude Milford Hickman and the late Ann Moore Hickman.  He was employed by the North Carolina Ferry Systems. He is survived by a daughter, Laura H. Harding of Painter, VA; a brother, Chris Hickman, and his wife, Lesley, of Hatteras; a sister, Glenna H. Parker, and her husband, James, of Cashville, VA; three grandchildren, Makenna Harding and Makayla Harding,...

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January 13, 2018

1. 2 turkeys for free 694-5757 2. 331-2598 upright vacuum cleaner, color tv, house telephone 3. 52 in riding mower 678-2566 4. 87 Dodge $800 710-4752 5. International tractor 710-0810 6. 2004 PT Cruiser $2,500 cash, needs rotor and breaks, 757-694-8977 7. 1992 Chevy pickup $1,000 816-400-3923 8. 757-710-5238 2004 Mitsubishi 2 door hatchback, stereo $3,500 road ready, 12 in dewalt miter saw $150, white 30 in electric cooking range $175, LF 1998 Dodge pickup 4×4 any condition 9. John Deere plow $400, LF 4 265-75-16 tires, Belgium 12 gauge $750 710-0424 10. 1996 Ford Thunderbird 4.6 V8, clean, runs good $1200 607-6797 11. Wii game console, comes 4 games, Xbox game system, $100 each 894-8118 12. Collectors edition Set of Rabbits foot, lifesize Ronald McDonald statue 410-957-2020 13. LF House trailer 665-5409 757-710-4630 14. LF hair salon equipment 2 bedroom mobile home $500 709-9255 after 11 15. 1999 Ford Ranger $2995 710-6779 9 vinyl replacement windows $40 apiece, 894-0823 16. 665-5415 bicycles $50 obo apiece, fish tank comes with pumps, antique ornaments, $100, knockout kit $100 17. Front load dryer $50, rabbit cages, 757-678-7832 18. Antique wooden mantle $300, 7 foot hospital bed 757-709-8028 19. Free standing gas fireplace, 410-726-4589 Big tv $25 20. 757-387-9227 90 gal fuel tank...

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Eleanor Ames Davis

Eleanor, the daughter of the Honorable Levin Nock Davis and Lela Thomas Ames Davis was born at Ames’ Ridge in Painter, VA on November 8, 1920.  She moved with her family to Front Street in Accomac where she attended Accomac High School (first through eleventh grades) and graduated Salutatorian of the Class of 1938.  Eleanor completed three years at the College of William and Mary, but left the College in 1941 as World War II was beginning, to pursue a degree from Strayer’s Business College in Washington, D.C. After completing a secretarial science degree at Strayer’s in 1942, Eleanor...

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Nannie Virginia Hopkins

Nannie Virginia Hopkins, 81, of Greenbush, VA, passed away on Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock, VA. Born August 6, 1936 in Oyster, VA, she was a daughter of the late Walter Colona, Sr. and Rachel Webb Colona.  Nannie worked at the former R&G Shirt Factory, Holly Farms, and Accomack County Nursing Home.  She was a Christian, believing the Lord always made a way for her, and answered her prayers; loved all animals and watching hummingbirds; and was a very caring person. Survivors include her two sons, Paul Daniel “Danny” Hopkins, and William Earl...

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Catherine Elizabeth McVey

Catherine Elizabeth McVey, 71, of Parksley, VA, formerly of Allentown, PA, passed away on Monday, January 8, 2018, at Riverside Shore Rehabilitation Center in Parksley. Born July 17, 1946 in Richmond, VA, and reared in Richmond and Sarasota, FL, she was the daughter of the late James F. May and Elizabeth Ellen Banola.  Catherine was a Catholic, a homemaker, and loving mother.  She enjoyed crossword books, was an avid animal lover, and adored her grandchildren and children.  Before living in a nursing facility, she had dogs whom she loved very much, and never found out what became of her...

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January 12, 2018

1.2 turkeys. 665-5731 2. Mini fridge, $40. X-box 360, controller and games, $35. Home entertainment system surround sound, $35. 443-735-4369 3. Tan sofa/chair/recliner with coffee table. Queen Iron bed frame. 3 dressers – 1 tall/2 small. Great condition – Asking $175 for all of it. Must go. Call 757-710-4986 4.  Starrett Outside Micrometer Set 1″ –  10″, in Wood Case, $250. Induction Bearing Heater, Reco Model SC, 3 Sizes of Bearing Bars, 120 Volt, 17 Amp, $500. 757-442-6395 Leave Message 5. LF 50cc-125cc scooter. 757-709-4711 6. LF cattle trough, 250-500 gallons. 999-0059 7. 1998 Toyota Tacoma, SR5 Extended cab, heat AC, cruise control, $2,800. 709-5966 8. 1992 F150 5.0 8 Cylinder Truck.  New: fuel pump, starter, coil pack, plugs, distributor  cap, and rotor button. Good transmission  Black with red trim,  ***** MOTOR WON’T STAY RUNNING*****, asking $1000 OBO. Call or text if interested 757-374-6272 9. 9 all vinyl replacement windows, excellent shape, variety of sizes. 36 inch entrance door, prehung, includes molding. Call for a good deal. 665-4868 10. Two bedroom garage apartment for rent in Machipongo Va. $800.00 a month (tenant pays their own utilities) Security deposit and references required. For more information please call 732-477-7415 11. Squire Stratocaster electric guitar (made by Fender) First Act electric guitar 2 small amps 2 wah pedals, cords, $500 or best offer for whole package. 757-824-3210 after 5:00 PM 12. Thermal wave 1500 watt electric heater,...

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Closings and Cancellations for Friday, January 12

    Accomack County Public Schools Closed Today Tonight’s Basketball Games between Nandua and Broadwater Academy are canceled ESAAA/CAA Project Head Start will be closed Friday, January 12, 2018. School will resume on Tuesday, January 16, 2018. The food pantry at New Beginning United Methodist Church on Chincoteague road scheduled for this Saturday will be cancelled due to weather conditions. It will be scheduled for a later date. In honor of our state holidays, Eastern Shore Public Libraries in Accomac, Cape Charles, Chincoteague, and Nassawadox will be closed on Friday, January 12 for Lee-Jackson Day and Monday, January 15 for Martin Luther King Day. These libraries will be OPEN on Saturday, January 13 normal hours EXCEPT for the Accomac library which is closed for boiler replacement. Patrons are not accumulating library fines until the library is open. For additional information or to leave a message for Accomac staff, please call the Northampton Free Library at (757)...

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Jonnie Weathers

Funeral Service for Jonnie Weathers will be conducted from the John O. Morris Funeral Chapel, Nassawadox at 10:00am.  Interment will be in the Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery, Wardtown, Virginia.  Relatives and friends may call at the John O. Morris Funeral Home, Nassawadox. Friday, January 12, 2018 4:00pm – 6:00pm....

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Ernest Holbrook

Memorial Service for Mr. Ernest Holbrook, Jr of Dover, Delaware formerly of the Eastern Shore, Virginia will be conducted from the John O Morris Funeral Chapel, Nassawadox, Virginia, Saturday, January 13,...

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Ralph J. Harmon

Funeral services for Mr. Ralph J. Harmon of Bloxom, will be conducted on Saturday at 2 PM from First Baptist Church, Mappsville, with Rev. James I. Boyd officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Family and friends may call on Friday from 6-8 at the Cooper & Humbles Funeral Co.,...

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Closings, Cancellations and Delays for Thursday January 11, 2018

  Accomack County Public Schools closed Thursday. 12-month employees should report on-time. Northampton County Public Schools closed Thursday Holly Grove Christian School 2 hours late Thursday Davis Disposal’s announces Trash Pickup schedule for this week due to the weather.   -Chincoteague Residential Customers: Regular Wednesday and Thursday customers will be Thursday, Jan.11th. -Mainland customers: Regular Residential Tuesday and Wednesday Customers will be picked up Thursday, Jan. 11th. The Eastern Shore Public Library in Accomac will be closed until Saturday, January 13 due to boiler failure Hare Valley and Onancock Senior Centers will be closed the rest of the week In...

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January 10, 2018

1.1996 Ford F-150 King Cab, runs great, $1,200. 2001 Cadillac, call for prices. 757-710-9502 2. 2 tickets for the Military Aviation Museum Big Band Dinner and Dance for February 10 at the Virginia Beach Convention Center, tickets cost $75, selling for $100 for the pair. 442-6989 3. Stereo system for a house, 4 speakers, 5 disc CD changer, subwoofer, $100. 757-709-0817 4. 30 inch electric range, front left burner needs an element, free. 442-3692 5. LF house trailer in good shape for a reasonable price. LF washing machine in good shape at a reasonable price. 757-694-5472 6. LF alto saxophone. LF guitar amp, 50 watt or bigger. 757-442-7889 7. 2 brand new remote control helicopters. Brand new drone. Reasonably priced. 787-7969 8.  Two bedroom garage apartment for rent in Machipongo Va. $800.00 a month (tenant pays their own utilities) Security deposit and references required. For more information please call 732-477-7415 9. LF exterior wooden door with a half glass that measures 32 x 80 inches. 757-787-1886 10. Black walnuts. 894-3196 11. Squire Stratocaster electric guitar (made by Fender) First Act electric guitar 2 small amps 2 wah pedals, cords, $500 or best offer for whole package. 757-824-3210 after 5:00 PM 12. Gardeners Bible for sale, excellent condition in carrying case with handle.  Paid $150. Will take $50. One pair of Royal Palm turkeys.  19 months old.  The tom weighs approx. 40 pounds.  Both...

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Margaret Morris Belote

Margaret Morris Belote, 86, wife of the late Billy Lee Belote and a resident of Quinby, VA, passed away Friday, January 5, 2018, at her residence. A native of Willis Wharf, VA, she was the daughter of the late Fred Morris and the late Myrtle Whitman Morris. She is survived by four children, Linda Lee Hall of Pocomoke, MD, Luther “Chubby” Mears and his wife, Libby, of Birdsnest, VA, Margaret Ann Mears of Titusville, FL, and David Rolley Mears and his spouse, James Bell, of Orlando, FL; several grandchildren and great grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, January...

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