Mary Morrison Montague Whitbeck

Powhatan Community Cemetery

        Mary Morrison Montague Whitbeck, 86, of Powhatan, widow of Andrew S. Montague and William B. Whitbeck, daughter of the late Oliver J. and Bessie Morrison, died July 24, 2008.

        She is survived by one brother, Oliver S. "Butter Bean" Morrison of Powhatan and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her siblings, Elsie M. Bell, Edith M. Braudrick, Lester J. Morrison, Linwood G. Morrison and Eldridge Morrison.

        Mary operated Montague Grocery Store in Belona for 44 years and was a member of May Memorial Baptist Church.

        The family received friends Saturday, July 26th, at the Bennett & Barden Funeral Home in Powhatan.

        Funeral services were held Sunday, July 27, in the May Memorial Baptist Church. Interment Powhatan Community Cemetery.

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