Mr. Don David Markham (1932 - 2008)
Don David Markham, 76, of Woodstock, passed away Wednesday,
January 16 at his home.
He was born January 5, 1932, in Iowa Falls, Iowa, son of the late
Donald O. and Ethel Dodge Markham.
He received a B.A. from the University of Maryland and was an
Army veteran of the Korean War, where he received the Bronze
Star and the United Nations Service Medal.
He had 50 years of trucking experience and retired as an
owner/operator of North & South. He was a member of
Woodstock American Legion #199 and Edinburg V.F.W. #2447.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Mary Palma Davis Markham; son, David Markham and
his wife, Helen of Edinburg; daughter, Maria Markham and her husband Joe Berry of Edinburg;
brother, Richard Markham and his wife, Anne of Sperryville, Va., and two grandchildren, Emma
Markham of Radford and Donald Middleton of Edinburg.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Christine Markham.