Carlton Woodrow Winecoff, 96, of Chesterfield, VA went to be with his Lord on August 31, 2019. Carl was born April 14, 1923 in Richmond, VA to Pinckney and Josephine (McDowell) Winecoff. He married Mary V. Jones on September 10, 1948. He graduated from John Marshall High School prior to service in World War II. He was a proud combat Veteran of the U.S. Navy enlisting shortly after Dec. 7th and served in both the European and Pacific theaters of operation. While serving on the USS Wasp in the Pacific he was awarded 8 Campaign Stars for participation in actions from 1944 to the end of the war.
He retired from Reynolds Metals and was active in church activities serving as a Deacon at Oak Grove Baptist Church for many years. He was also a very proud 32nd Degree Mason.
He is survived by his loving wife of over 70 years Mary, daughter Scarlett and son David, his wife Sandy, son Mark Winecoff, his grandchildren Jessie and David C. Winecoff and great-granddaughter Lillian Nuckols daughter of Jessie Winecoff and Taylor Nuckols. He is also survived by his brother Ralph Winecoff and sister-in-laws Anne Winecoff and Shirley Powell.
Graveside service will be held at 10 am on Wednesday, September 4 at Maury Cemetery, 2700 Maury St. Richmond, VA 23219.
- Date & Time: Sep 04, 2019 (10:00 AM - no time)
- Venue: Maury Cemetery
- Location: Maury Rd Richmond, VA 23235 - (Get Directions)