Lonnie Tuthill Obituary, Death – Lonnie Edgar Tuthill, Jr., age 58, was a resident of Madison, Virginia and passed away in Charlottesville, Virginia on December 24, 2022. He was the son of his parents, Lonnie Edgar Tuthill Sr. and Lavon Sharpe Tuthill, and was born on January 5, 1964 in Fairfax, Virginia. His mother, Lavon Tuthill, his mentor and close friend, retired Sgt. Jon White, and his granddaughter, Kallie Pierpont, all passed away before he did.
Lonnie devoted his life to protecting and serving the community. His professional life began in 1988 when he joined the Albemarle County Police Department. While there, he worked the street, served as an SRO and FTO, was an Accident Reconstructionist, and was a member of the color guard. He also graduated from the Virginia Forensic Academy in 1995 with the Class of 1995. Following his retirement from the Albany County Police Department in January 2014, Lonnie began working as an investigator for the Greene County Sheriff’s Office.
Lonnie is survived by his wife Toni and their children: Loni Danielle Butcher and her husband William, along with their two children Leroy and Belle; Denver Tuthill and his significant other Amanda Carr; Codie Tuthill and his significant other Vicki Weekley; Madison Tuthill and his significant other Brooklyn Propst; Janie Morris and her husband Ray and their children Abigail, Anthony, Adrienne; and Janie Morris and her husband Ray and their children Adrienne, Abigail, and In addition, he is survived by his sister Rebecca Craig and her husband Bill, his sister Dione Aanderud and her husband Buddy, as well as a large number of nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends. He will be greatly missed.
For all of their love and support, a special thank you goes out to Roger and Marsha Mathias, Beth White and Erin Moore, Dr. Ayers of the UVa Coronary Intensive Care Unit, and the entire staff of the ACPD and the Greene County Sheriff’s Office. The hours for “Family Night” are from 4 to 6 o’clock in the evening. This event will take place at Hill & Wood—Greene Chapel in Ruckersville, Virginia on Friday, December 30, 2022 at 15075 Spotswood Trail. The memorial service will be held at the Hill & Wood – Greene Chapel on the afternoon of Saturday, December 31, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. The burial will be carried out in secret.