Obituary for Edward Mason, Jr.

Edward Mason, Jr., 69, of Millwood, Virginia, died Thursday, May 6, 2010 at Blue Ridge Hospice Residential Center.

Mr. Mason was born June 9, 1940 in Millwood, Virginia, the son of Edward Mason, Sr. and Mary Holmes Mason.

He had served in the U. S. Air Force.

He was baptized at St. Simons Chapel in Millwood, Virginia in 1944. He attended Johnson Williams until 1957 and graduated from Cardozo High School in Washington, DC in 1958.

Surviving are five sisters, Edwina Mason of Berryville, VA, Anna Mason, Betty M. Smith, Janie Mason, and Susan Mason all of Washington, DC; 2 brothers, George L. Mason of Ft. Washington, MD and Robert C. Mason of Martinsburg, WV.

A sister, Elizabeth V. Banks preceded him in death.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 A. M. Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at the Enders & Shirley Funeral Home Chapel, Berryville, VA with The Rev. Canon Dwight L. Brown officiating. Burial will be in the Buster Jackson Cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork St., Winchester, VA 22601.

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