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PORTSMOUTH - The Honorable John Ashton MacKenzie, 92, died Jan. 1, 2010.Judge MacKenzie, a Portsmouth native, was the son of the late Henry William and Clara Maupin Ashton MacKenzie.A graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School, Judge MacKenzie received his undergraduate and law degrees from...

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Liz Newton and family,
sending you all my sympathies, stay strong.
Karra Cheever

Theodosia, you may not remember me after so many years. You and Admiral Adair graciously gave Skip Hunter and me (Lula Potter Hunter) a wedding reception in your home June 1979. I worked for Central Fidelity, and my husband Capt. Harold C Hunter USN (now retired) worked at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth----you and Admiral Adair were wonderful hosts, so many of our friends joined us that night, a memorable occasion. I am so sorry that you lost your love, Admiral Adair. I remember...

Dear Henry, I heard about your loss thru my son Phillip. Having only heard about John from a few conversations with Candace, He was a good man and that is what one wants to be remembered by. Our condolances, Bill & Jan Therkelsen

Dear Henry and Candy: Sorry to hear of your loss, It is never eazy to loos someone you love certianlly a parent. I was told he was a good father and good person, It sounds like he lived a Good life and a long life. We just pray now that he is in GOD's hands.

Your Brother Phillip

henry and candy, so sad and sorry to read about your recent loss, your father was a W&L man as was i and my son. he contributed greatly to his profession, community, and family, and i feel sure, will be sorely missed.

What an amazing life...he must have been an inspiration to you and your family. My sincere sympathy, Karen xo

Dear Betsy,
My heartfelt prayers go out to you today. I know how difficult a time this is. John is physically gone, but your precious memories will live forever. Your love for each other was very special and because of that love you both were a light to everyone around you. Have Henry and Candy give you a hug from me. Love, Alice