Elizabeth M. Jasper

Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery

        Mrs. Elizabeth M. Jasper, who retired in 1956 as principal of the old Union Grove Elementary School in Chesterfield County, died Saturday while attending the funeral of her husband, Andrew Jasper, Sr.

        Mr. Jasper, owner of Jasper's Rolling Market, died April 14. They lived at 2919 Montross Ave.

        Mrs. Jasper, a graduate of Virginia Normal School and Virginia State College, had been a teacher in schools in Powhatan and Hanover counties before joining Chesterfield school system.

        She is survived by two sons, Andrew Jasper Jr. and Leon Jasper of Richmond; four daughters, Mrs. Yvonne Brown of Altanta, Mrs. Cynthia Hairston, Miss LaCenia Jasper and Miss Ercelle Jasper of Richmond; and a brother, Sydney Macon of Baltimore.

        Funeral arrangements were incomplete last night.

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