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Mr. James Murrell LaFoon
  • Corinth United Methodist Church Memorial Fund
    23 W. Williamsburg Road
    Sandston, VA 23150

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“I had the pleasure of meeting Murrell at Bank of America about 5 years ago. He was always a pleasure to be around. As others have mentioned, he...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Tim McGee - Glen Allen, VA

“Jackie and family, I was so shocked and saddened to hear of Murrell's passing. I worked with Murrell for the last 2 years before he retired and he...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Dena Foster - Mechanicsville, VA

“My deepest sympathy goes out to Murrell's family & friends. I worked with Murrell at Bank of America and could ALWAYS count on him having a pleasant...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Sylvia Hutt - Mechanicsville, VA

“Be thou at peace... ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: McKinley Wood

“I had the pleasure of working with Murrell the last three years at Bank of America. Murrell always had a smile on his face and a way of making...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Ron Waagner - Richmond, VA

“Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot HEAL. To the Lafoon family, I pray God will continue to strenghten you during this time of sorrow. God is an...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Carolyn McWilliams-Lewis - VA

“My prayers are with the Lafoon during this difficult time. Murrell was a wonderful man. I enjoyed working with him at Bank of America. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Paula Yelverton - Rockville, VA

“Dear Jackie, Charlotte, and family, Kalli and I both send our deepest love and sympathy to you all at this very difficult time. Murrell was a...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Chuck and Kalli Mulchi - MD

“My Dear, Dear Friend and Dad (Dad - you stepped in when I lost my Dad 25 years ago and adopted me) - I love you, will miss you and will always...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Gina Knollenberg - Richmond, VA


James Murrell LaFoon, 67, of New Kent, passed away on Friday, February 3, 2012. He was preceded in death by his parents, Evelyn Delarue LaFoon Winston and Harold LaFoon; as well as his daughter, Kathleen Michelle LaFoon. He is survived by his wife of 33 years Jacqueline Kahn LaFoon; daughters, Alison LaFoon Lewis and Charlotte LaFoon Strom (Wesley Strom); and two beloved grandchildren, Parker Strom and Emily Strom. He also leaves behind his sister, Marie LaFoon Cassell (Frank Cassell); and brother, Lewis "Buck" LaFoon (Peggy LaFoon) along with numerous nieces and nephews. He was a devoted employee of Bank of America for 49 plus years as well as an active member of Corinth United Methodist Church. Murrell also served in the Army Guard Reserve of Sandston. Murrell loved his family and the beach. His T.V. remote and recliner will miss him dearly. Family will receive friends on Sunday, February 5, 2012 from 2 to 6 p.m. at Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Avenue, Richmond, VA. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, February 6, 2012 at 11 a.m. at Corinth United Methodist Church, 23 W. Williamsburg Road, Sandston, VA 23150. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Corinth United Methodist Church Memorial Fund, 23 W. Williamsburg Road, Sandston,VA 23150 or the American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060.