Mazie P. Cullers

Mazie P. Cullers, 91, of Fort Valley, Va. passed away on Sunday, February 24, 2013 at Shenandoah Memorial Hospital in Woodstock, Va.  Mazie was born August 28, 1921 in Fort Valley, Va.  to Marybelle Ritenour Tamkin and Edwin Tamkin.  She was preceded in death by her husband, John H. Cullers; two sisters, Fleta Boyer and Fay Coates and two brothers, Leroy Tamkin and Paul Tamkin.

She was very active in the community with Dry Run UCC, Fort Valley Museum and Fort Valley Fire Department. She leaves behind four children, Martin Cullers and wife Louise of Manassas, Va., Wayne Cullers and wife Faye of Woodstock, Va. Lonnie Cullers of Stephens City, Va. and Ardis Cullers of Winchester, Va.; sister, Clemence T. Bruce of Front Royal, Va.;  seven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. on Thursday, February 28 at Dry Run UCC in Fort Valley, Va.  The service will begin at 2:00 p.m. Pastor John Keep will Officiate.  Burial will follow in Dry Run Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Edwin Tamkin, Troy Tamkin, Chris Eye, Bradford Kline, Rick Saffell and Gerald Boyer.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Fort Valley Fire Department or Dry Run Christian Church in Mazie’s memory.

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5 Condolences to Mazie P. Cullers

  1. Jeffrey and Bonnie Baggan says:

    Mazie was an amazing woman. She will be dearly missed. Our love and prayers goes out to the entire family. May she rest in peace.

  2. Murray & Madeline Selby says:

    Very sorry to hear of mazie’s Passing, She is with the Lord. Rest in peace.

  3. KAY CULLERS MEYERS says:

    REST IN PEACE DEAR AUNT MAZIE. YOU WERE ONE OF A KIND AND ALWAYS GLAD TO SEE US. MEMORIES OF YOU WILL ALWAYS BE CHERISHED!

    • Cynthia Cave Christoffel says:

      Mazie, thank you for your help and stories about my family when I visited Fort Valley several years ago for the first time as an adult. You are remembered dear one. R.I.P.

  4. Mary Jo Mensie says:

    I am sorry to hear of Mazie’s death. She was generous with her time and stories when my parents visited Fort Valley in the 1980′s. And later my mother always felt she was corresponding with a cousin from a wonderful homeplace. I hope Mazie’s death was peaceful.