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Gerald Harlow Mepham

August 28, 1932 - October 31, 2017

Gerald Harlow Mepham, 85, passed away on October 31, 2017.  He was born in Williamsburg, Virginia and lived his entire life in here.

He served is the United States Coast Guard in Elizabeth City, NC.

He retired form BASF Corporation.  He served as chairman and member of the James City County Planning Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals.

He was an Elder, Deacon and Clerk of the Session at Jamestown Presbyterian Church.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing and fixing and tinkering with things and always willing to help out his friends and family.

Preceded in death by his parents Harlow and Virginia Mepham and his sister Gayle Mepham Hensley.  He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Anne M. Mepham,  son David P. Mepham and wife Robin, daughter Barbara M. Little and husband Andrew, grandchildren Matthew P. Mepham, Megan N. Mepham and Steven A. Little. A visitation will be held at Bucktrout Funeral Home in Williamsburg, VA on Friday, November 3, 2017 from 5:00-7:00 PM. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 10:00 AM at Jamestown Presbyterian Church on 3287 Ironbound Rd, Williamsburg, VA.

I lieu of flowers donations can be made to the James City County, York County Rescue Squad or Samaritan’s Purse

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, November 3, 2017

Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Bucktrout Funeral Home

4124 Ironbound Road
Williamsburg, VA 23188

Service Information

Date: Saturday, November 4, 2017

Time: 10:00 am


Jamestown Presbyterian Church

3287 Ironbound Road
Williamsburg, VA 23188

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Samaritan's Purse

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