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Obituaries » Upton H. Richards Jr.

Upton Hill Richards Jr., 73, of Delaplane, loving husband and stepfather of four children passed away Thursday, March 11, 2021.

Upton was born June 5, 1947, in Warrenton, to the late Upton H. Richards Sr. and Nancy Jones Richards.

He received his degree in history from Washington & Lee University in 1970. He retired as a title examiner in Fauquier County.

Upton had a passion for music and playing guitar. He was known for his quick wit, his infectious smile and his kind and compassionate spirit.

Upton was preceded in death by his wife, Priscilla (Tuck) McGuinn Richards.\

He is survived by a sister, Ann H. Richards of Orlean; his stepchildren, Ashton H. Wines Jr. of Bloomington, Illinois, Michael D. Wines of Yorktown, Barton K. Wines of Marshall and Gwynanne W. Rogers of Delaplane; his grandchildren, Joshua Rogers, Karen Wines, Hunter Wines, Matthew Rogers, Kevin Wines, Jacob Wines, Joey Rogers, Chase Wines and Carley Wines, and a great grandson, Liam Wines.

The service will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 27, at Rectortown United Methodist Church. A private family burial will be held in Ivy Hill Cemetery in Upperville.

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