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POQUOSON - James Stanley "Bubba" Insley, 61, a native & lifelong resident of Poquoson, passed away Saturday, January 5, 2013. He worked as a millwright at N.A.S.A. Langley for 30 years, and then retired from York County in October, 2012 after eight years as a Pump Station Mechanic. He was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1970, serving for three years and earning the rank of Sargeant. Bubba was preceded in death by his parents, Helen Virginia & George Lee Insley. He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Kim Insley; son, Gene Lee Insley & wife, Liz, and their children, Emily and Aaron; daughter, April Lynn Insley; brother, Peter Insley & wife, Dee; sister, Virginia Insley Proffitt & husband, Steve; nieces, Stephanie Jean Proffitt, Candace DiCarlo, and Michelle Webb; great-nieces, Amber, Emma, and Claire; and his beloved dog Sophie, and best buddy and granddog, Beau. The family will receive friends Monday, 7-8:30 PM, at Claytor Rollins Funeral Home, Poquoson, and other times at Candace's home, 25 Canal Dr., Poquoson. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, 11:00 AM, at Parklawn Memorial Park, Hampton, by Rev. George V. Insley, Jr. The family would like to express their deepest gratitude to Dr. Kannarkat and his entire office and nursing staff, the nurses of Five West and CCU at Riverside Regional, and the nurses at the VCU Massey Cancer Center. They also express their appreciation to Pete, Dee, Candy, Michelle, Wayne, and Lucille for all the love and support they provided to both Bubba and Kim during his struggle with Lymphoma. They also wish to recognize Edward "Hard Rock" Freeman for his years of friendship. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations can be made to one of the following causes: Poquoson Vol. Fire and Rescue, , or the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Online condolences to www.claytorrollins.com .
Published in Daily Press on Jan. 6, 2013
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