LORTON, Va. - Cecil Chester Purvis of Lorton, died on Thursday, October 31, 2002, at Mount Vernon Hospital Alexandria. He is preceded in death by his wife of 42 years, Christine L. Purvis; his son, Paul T. Purvis of North Carolina and his sister, Wilma Forbes of Augusta. Father of George L. Purvis of Ashburn, Va., Mary-Anne C. Sullivan of Lorton, and Daniel E. Purvis, DDS of Indiana; six grandchildren also survive him. The Mass of Christian burial was held Monday, November 4, 2002, at 1:30 p.m. at St. Marys Catholic Church, 310 S. Royal Street Alexandria, Va. Interment followed at St. Marys Cemetery. Demaine Funeral Home.
The Augusta Chronicle November 5, 2002