Death notices

Posted: December 14, 2012

PEGGY JOY DOPSON, 76, of Stephens City, and formerly of Charles Town, W.Va., died Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012, at her son’s home.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William “Bill” Dopson.

Arrangements are by Eackles-Spencer & Norton Funeral Home of Charles Town.

PAUL “CHIP” GUNSTEN, formerly of Winchester, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at Duke University Hospital in Durham, N.C.

He is survived by his wife, Kristin Gunsten.

ELAINE ALICE KLINE, 86, of Augusta, W.Va., died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012, at her home.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth L. Kline.

Arrangements are by McKee Funeral Home of Augusta.

LULA RUTH BENNER PAYNE, 88, of Stephenson, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012, at Winchester Medical Center.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Oliver Lynwood Payne.

Arrangements are by Omps Funeral Home, Amherst Chapel, of Winchester.

CAROL ANN STAPLETON, 72, of Edinburg, died Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at Winchester Medical Center.

Arrangements are by Enders & Shirley Funeral Home of Berryville.

ELIZABETH “BETI” WEIR WEISS, 84, of Clarke County, died Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at her home.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur D. Weiss.

Arrangements are by Enders & Shirley Funeral Home of Berryville.