Louis R. Rock


Mr. Louis R. Rock, 85, husband of Arlene Etz Rock and a resident of Seaview, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2022, at his residence. A native of King George County, Va., he was the son of the late Raymond H. Rock and the late Emma Boyles Rock. He was founder and owner of Rock’s Body Shop, member of Trinity United Methodist Church of King George, and attended Cheriton United Methodist Church.  He was a U.S. Army veteran and member of American Legion Post #56.

In addition to his loving wife, he is survived by two children, Cynthia Ann Stiles, of Richmond, and Ronald Wayne Rock and his wife, Marie, of Seaview; a sister, Alice R. Goolrick, of Powhatan, Va.; a niece, Lisa Martin Hopson, and her husband, J.T., of Powhatan; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.  He was predeceased by his wife of 51 years, Nancy Barns Rock, and daughter, Robin L. Burgess.

Funeral services were conducted Sunday, Feb. 20, 2022, at 2 p.m., at Lower Northampton Baptist Church with military honors with the Rev. Jeff Conrow and Barry Downing officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Cheriton Volunteer Fire Company, P.O. Box 41, Cheriton, VA 23316, or Cape Charles Rescue Service, P.O. Box 3009, Cheriton, VA 23316, or Cape Charles Volunteer Fire Company, P.O. Box 427, Cape Charles, VA 23310.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.doughtyfuneralhome.com

Arrangements were made by Wilkins-Doughty Funeral Home in Cape Charles.

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