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Mary Leavell Jerman

Mary Leavell Jerman

Female 1920 - 2016  (95 years)

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  • Name Mary Leavell Jerman 
    Born 1 Sep 1920  Richmond, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Apr 2016  Richmond, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I20376  My Reynolds Line
    Last Modified 11 Feb 2020 

    Father William Borden Jerman,   b. 6 Sep 1889, Raleigh, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1941, Richmond, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Mary Aglionby Johnson,   b. 17 Jul 1892, Crescent, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 2001  (Age 108 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1918 
    Family ID F7567  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christopher Robinson Tompkins,   b. 1 Aug 1909, Richmond, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1985, Richmond, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 6 Dec 1947  Richmond, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F8352  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Mary Leavell Jerman
    Mary Leavell Jerman
    Richmond Times Dispatch
    Sep 28, 1947

    Documents
    Tompkins-Jerman Wedding
    Tompkins-Jerman Wedding
    Richmond Times Dispatch
    Dec 7, 1947
    Christopher Robinson Tompkins-Obit
    Christopher Robinson Tompkins-Obit
    Richmond Times Dispatch
    Aug 21, 1985

  • Notes 
    • TOMPKINS, MARY LEAVELL
      Richmond Times-Dispatch: Web Edition Articles (VA) - Friday, April 15, 2016
      TOMPKINS, Mary Leavell, of Richmond, died peacefully on April 13, 2016, at Westminster Canterbury. She was born September 1, 1920 in Richmond, the daughter of Mary Johnson and William Borden Jerman. Mary Leavell was a '38 Cat (1938 St. Catherine's School graduate) and a 1942 graduate of Smith College. She worked at St. Christopher's School for many years as the headmaster's secretary and later taught typing at St. Catherine's School. She enjoyed playing bridge and tennis, gardening, and being with her family and many friends. She was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, The Woman's Club of Richmond, The Country Club of Virginia, The Philadelphia Quarry Club, The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America, The Junior League of Richmond, and a past president of The Tuckahoe Garden Club of Westhampton. Mary Leavell was preceded in death by her loving husband, Christopher Robinson Tompkins; and her son-in-law, James Miller. She is survived by her son, Christopher Robinson Tompkins Jr. and his wife, Ginny; her daughter, Mary Tompkins Miller; three grandchildren, Rob Tompkins (Julia), Ann Miller Flippin (Travis) and Jamie Miller; and two great-granddaughters, Nora and Margo Tompkins; and two sisters, Frances Brown and Julia Neal. A Celebration of Life will be held 11 a.m. Monday, April 18, at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 815 E Grace St., Richmond, Va., with a reception to follow. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Autism Society of Central Virginia (asacv.org), The Virginia Home (thevirginiahome.org) or St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

  • Sources 
    1. [S32] Find-A-Grave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/161050727/mary-leavell-tompkins.