Stories about the lives of prominent Alexandrians.

Walter Densmore, GW high school athlete, dies at 79

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Walter Cox Densmore Jr., a George Washington High School record-breaking basketball player, died from cancer on March 15. He was...

Social justice advocate Fay Slotnick dies at 71

By Hannah Himes | hhimes@alextimes.com Longtime Alexandria resident and civil liberties advocate Fay Slotnick died Feb. 20 from liver cancer. She was 71. Slotnick served in...

Julius Campbell dies at 65

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Julius Campbell, former captain for the 1971 championship-winning T.C. Williams High School football team, died on Jan. 25 due to...

Former City Councilor George Cook dies at 85

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Former Alexandria City Councilor Albert George Cook III, who also served as president of Colonial Parking, died of acute kidney...

Loree Gunn dies at 76

By Denise Dunbar | ddunbar@alextimes.com Longtime Alexandria resident and Republican political activist Loree Gunn died Nov. 15 of kidney disease. She was 76. After a successful...

Torpedo Factory Artist Mary Ann Stevens dies at 89

By Denise Dunbar | ddunbar@alextimes.com Mary Ann Stevens, one of the original Torpedo Factory artists who helped start the art center, died peacefully at home...