Stories about the lives of prominent Alexandrians.

Pamela Sue Fitzgerald dies at 51

Pamela Sue Fitzgerald (Pam) passed away after a courageous battle with cancer at her home in Alexandria, VA on September 7th, 2019 at the...

Robert C. Odle Jr., prominent lawyer and public official, dies at...

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Robert C. Odle Jr., a lawyer, White House staffer and assistant secretary of the Department of Energy, died from cancer...

Erin Marie McPherson (Garner) dies at 30

Erin Marie McPherson (Garner), age 30, passed away on Sept. 13, 2019, from complications related to her heart. She was a newlywed, having met...

Naomi Gonyea, longtime McEnearney receptionist, dies at 71

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Naomi Janice Gonyea, 71, died on Aug. 10. A memorial service was held on Sept. 6 at The Church of...

Petey Jones, ‘Remember the Titans’ player and longtime ACPS employee, dies...

By Arya Hodjat | [email protected] Petey Jones, a longtime employee of T.C. Williams High School and a member of the championship-winning 1971 football team depicted...

Former T.C. football coach Bill Yoast dies at 94

By Arya Hodjat | [email protected] Bill Yoast, the former T.C. Williams High School football coach whose key role in the team’s integration was memorialized in...