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Visitation

R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home and Crematory- Downtown Suffolk
Thursday November 3rd, 2022
6:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral Service

Suffolk Presbyterian Church
Friday November 4th, 2022
2:00pm

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Camillus Albert Nash, Jr.

Camillus Albert Nash Jr., 89, of Lake Prince Woods, Suffolk, VA, passed away on Saturday, October 29, 2022.

Al was predeceased by his wife and the love of his life, Charlotte M. Nash.

Al was drafted into the Army in 1953. In 1959 he graduated with a civil engineering degree from VPI and started a long career with the Virginia Department of Transportation. He rose through the ranks to become the Suffolk District Engineer in 1983. He retired from VDOT in 1995.

He is survived by his three children and their spouses, Jane-Perry Blatt (Steven), Bill Nash (Cindy), Scott Nash (Gloria). He thoroughly enjoyed traveling and being at his cottage on the Outer Banks with his children, nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Al was a member of Suffolk Presbyterian Church where he served on the Board of Deacons. He also served on the boards of the Suffolk Red Cross and Lake Prince Woods.

A funeral will be held 2PM, Friday, November 4, 2022 at Suffolk Presbyterian Church by Rev. Julie Sterling, assisted by Pastor Gary Newsom. The family will receive friends at R.W. Baker & Company Funeral Home and Crematory, Downtown Chapel, 509 W. Washington St., from 6 on 7 PM on Thursday, November 3, 2022.

The family would like to thank the staff of Lake Prince Woods for their many years of care and compassion for Al. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Suffolk Red Cross, https://www.redcross.org/donate/donation.html/, please select Suffolk Chapter  or Edmarc Hospice, https://edmarc.org/ways-to-give/. Online condolences may be registered at RWBakerFH.com.


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Guestbook

Dear Family, Al was so special to our family; his generosity towards our children will never be forgotten, with regards to his beach home. There was so much joy in the atmosphere last evening at the funeral home. The joy of Kaylor’s engagement, Catherine’s upcoming new baby, and Al seeing Jesus for the first time are milestones of comfort. Joy, joy, joy is what we saw and felt last evening! Al will be missed. Tory and Trenton

Tory Bishop Nov 4 2022 7:24 AM

Scott & Family: You have our heartfelt sympathy for the loss of your father. You are in our thoughts and prayers at this sad time.

Durwood & Carolyn Scott Nov 2 2022 4:49 PM

Al and Charlotte were dear friends of ours. Bobby worked for Al at VDOT for many years .We love all the Nash children. He was a great person and will be truly missed .

Bobby and Ethel Owen Nov 1 2022 3:05 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Camillus Nash, Jr.

Mary Beth Chapman Carden Nov 1 2022 10:45 AM

Granddad was a wonderful guy! Loved his family very much! He will be missed by all. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers! May you find peace during these challenging times.

Allie Robertson & Family Oct 31 2022 9:14 PM

He must have been an amazing man as his family is the same! Love and Peace to Scott, Gloria, Kaylor, Zac, Adam and family.,

Tim & Ellie Tucker Oct 31 2022 4:36 PM

Scott, I was so saddened by the news of your father. He was a wonderful person and such a great friend to my father. Tim and I send our most sincere sympathy to you and yours.

Patti Friend Conrad Oct 31 2022 12:48 PM