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WESTBROOK John Joseph, Sr.

Male 1913 - 2003  (90 years)


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  • Name WESTBROOK John Joseph 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 29 May 1913  Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism Sep 1927  Antioch Baptist Church, Sandston, VA. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation VIRGINIA GAME WARDEN 
    Died 7 Jun 2003  Sandston, VA (At Home) Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Westbrook: John J. (Joe) Westbrook Sr.:
      Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
      Richmond Times-Dispatch (VA) - June 10, 2003

      Deceased Name: Westbrook: John J. (Joe) Westbrook Sr.

      John J. (Joe) Westbrook Sr., age 90, of Sandston, passed away Saturday June 7, 2003. He was preceded in death by his wife, Connie Westbrook; and two grandchildren, Howard Jr. and John Bowyer.

      His three children, John (Smiley) Westbrook Jr., Carolyn Bowyer and Patricia Chalkley and her husband, James; eight grandchildren, and twelve great-grandchildren survive him.

      Joe was a retired game warden of the Commonwealth of Virginia, an honorary member of Babcock Lodge #322 A.F.&A.M., a charter member of Fairfield Ruritan and a lifelong member of Antioch Baptist Church. The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Monday and 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Ave., where a celebration of his life will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday. A Masonic Service will be held 7 p.m. Tuesday. Interment Washington Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Antioch Baptist Church Building Fund or the Fairfield Ruritan.

      PhotoEdition: City
      Page: B-6
      Copyright (c) 2003 Richmond Newspapers, Inc.
    Buried 11 Jun 2003  Sandston, VA (Washington Memorial Park) Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • From his parents, Joe inherited the farm located at the Northeast corner of Rt. 40 and 601 (Laurel Dr.) on which the Westbrook Family Cemetery is located. Joe distributed copies of the deed for the Westbrook Family Burying ground to several heirs of Joseph Percy Westbrook, including Jean Goodrich Johnson and Arthur Leon Bishop. Joe still owned the farm at his death on 6/8/2003.
      DATE 11 JUN 2003
      PLAC Nelsen Funeral Home,Richmond,Va/
      SOUR @S372@
    Person ID I4714  Booth Family
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2013 

    Father WESTBROOK Joseph Paul,   b. 10 Mar 1882, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1950  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother EBERHARD Ovlyn F.,   b. 24 Oct 1891, Burr Oak Or Colon, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1964, Williamsburg, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 20 Jun 1911  [1
    Family ID F1740  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family CHASE Constance Mary,   b. 7 Mar 1915, Henrico County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1995  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1933  [1
    Children 
     1. WESTBROOK Mary Caroline,   b. 20 Oct 1936, Sandston, Henrico Co., VA (near Sandston) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 2016  (Age 79 years)
     2. WESTBROOK Patricia Rae,   b. 14 Jan 1940, Sandston, Henrico Co., VA (near Sandston) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     3. WESTBROOK John Joseph, Jr.,   b. 22 Sep 1946, Henrico County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2008 
    Family ID F1742  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 11 Jun 2003 - Sandston, VA (Washington Memorial Park) Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Westbrook: The Cousins
    Westbrook: The Cousins
    Taken in 2000 at the Cousins Reunion

  • Sources 
    1. [S414] JOHN JOSEPH WESTBROOK FAMILY RECORDS.

    2. [S417] Memorial Service 6/11/2003, Memorial Service 6/11/2003.

    3. [S416] Obit Richmond Times Dispatch, Obit Richmond Times Dispatch.