Florists in Chester, VA
Find local Chester, Virginia florists below that deliver beautiful flowers to residences, business, funeral homes and hospitals in Chester and surrounding areas. Choose from roses, lilies, tulips, orchids, carnations and more from the variety of flower arrangements in a vase, container or basket. Place your flower delivery order online of call.
Chester Flower Shops
12762 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Chester, VA 23831
220 Johnson Creek Dr
Chester, VA 23836
11356 Iron Bridge Rd
Chester, VA 23831
Chester VA News
Sep 7, 2020
SLIDESHOW: Flowers in bloom in Rochester's roundabouts - KTTC
ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- When driving through a roundabout, drivers need to keep their eyes on the road to focus on their next direction.
It's easy to miss the nature and beauty that springs up in the middle of Rochester's roundabouts, particularly in the summer months.
With colder months approaching, here are a few glimpses of the flowers and simple beauty that is easy to miss while driving by.
Aug 3, 2020
Willie Beaty, Sr. | Obituary | Valdosta Daily Times - Valdosta Daily Times
Senior Center three times a week; and most of all, going out for ice cream! Mr. Beaty is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Debra and Rochester Murphy of Great Falls, VA; his son, Willie E. Beaty, Jr., and his daughter-in-law, Della Sanford Beaty, of Ashburn, VA; his grand children: Claude Beaty Murphy of Great Falls, VA; and Aries Debra Michelle Beaty of Valdosta, GA; his great grand daughter, Kylie Beaty of Valdosta, GA; and a host of nieces and nephews. The Funeral Service for Mr. Beaty will be held on Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 11:00am, at Chestnut Grove Cemetery, 831 Dranesville Road., Herndon, VA 20170. Mr. Beaty was a kind and caring person. He always tried to help people in need. So, in keeping with his spirit, in lieu of flowers, the family asks that you donate funds to your local food bank or Church in his memory. Due to COVID 19, we are working on Live Streaming the services. Arrangements By: Lyles Funeral Service, Serving Northern Virginia, Eric S. Lyles, Director. Lic. VA, MD, DC. 1-800-388-1913
Published on July 31, 2020
... Aug 3, 2020
Downingtown’s Petals Please recycles wedding and funeral flowers into free bouquets for lonely seniors - The Philadelphia Inquirer
Lots of people love flowers. But few love flowers as much as the people of Petals Please. This Chester County nonprofit rescues and repurposes beautiful blooms from weddings, funerals, corporate events, and other occasions. Related stories Volunteers pick up the donations, disassemble the sprays and centerpieces, trim the blossoms, and create teacup bouquets and other small arrangements for delivery to senior citizens like May Hiltebeitel. “Flowers are heartwarming and wonderful,” Hiltebeitel, 101, said from the Simpson Meadows Retirement Community in Downingtown — the town where the garden she once created outside her own home on a busy street became a local landmark. “Petals Please brings so much happiness to us old folks living alone,” Hiltebeitel said. “In fact, it’s the next best thing to your grandchildren coming to visit.” Petals Please, founded in 2018, has created and delivered about 8,000 floral gifts throughout Chester County. Most of the recipients are in nursing homes, hospice care, or are Meals on Wheels clients; some have few visito... Jun 19, 2020
Obituary – Carrie Mae Lavender Barber | The Henrico Citizen - Henrico Citizen
Mae Greenberg; and is survived by two nieces, Francine Reynolds (Larry) and Doreen Greene (Hubie).
Carrie resided at Lucy Corr Assisted Living in Chesterfield, VA. in her last years. A private funeral will be held at 11:30 AM, Friday, June 19, 2020 at the Joseph W. Bliley Funeral Home, 8510 Staples Mill Road, Richmond, Va. Interment will follow at Greenwood Memorial Gardens, 12609 Patterson Ave., Goochland County, Va. beside her husband and near her grandmother.
You are invited to join us via livestream at livestream.com/accounts/7787388/events/9178534.
“We are very grateful for life as we know it.”Carrie Mae Barber, September 13, 1999
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Family History Center, 5600 Monument Ave, Richmond, Va. 23226 are suggested.
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... Jun 19, 2020
New Hampshire florists see demand bloom despite event cancellations - New Hampshire Business Review
Pandemics don’t have silver linings, but they’re catalysts for compassion. Aimee Godbout of the family-owned Jacques Flowers in Manchester, said she expects sales to drop off during summer, but she’s seen an uptick in customers placing orders outside of special occasions.
“There’s the everyday ‘I miss you,’” as people choose flowers for parents they’re unable to visit, a neighbor who can’t get out of the house or the local nursing staff, she said.
“Right now there’s a lot of ugliness happening in the world,” said Godbout. Working at a flower shop provides contrast. “Every time you pick up the phone, it’s someone calling to be nice.”
Wrenn, of Shirley’s Flowers, has noticed that requests are grander and more intricate. Instead of ordering simple bouquets to honor birthdays, customers want floral cakes dotted with lavender blooms and candles. Or they request novelties: flower arrangements designed to resemble mermaids, unicorns or cats.
Meanwhile, proms and graduations are canceled. Godbout said her company normally sets up the stages to honor these milestones, but “all that business is gone.”
Offsetting a potential summer slump is Godbout’s garden shop. Springtime has pollinated a kinship for plants and with people spending more time at home, even those without a green thumb are taking up the horticulture hobby to cultivate a backyard escape.
In the last week or so, Godbout has arranged phone or video consultations from brides who rescheduled or are starting to plan their ceremonies for 2021.
Many of the more than 400,000 vendors that support the $74 billion wedding industry are small mom-and-pop shops. Stay-at-hom... Jun 19, 2020
Flowers of Hope campaign supports Alzheimer’s walk - MPNnow.com
The Alzheimer’s Association launched its Flowers of Hope campaign for residents of the Greater Rochester and Finger Lakes region to start raising funds for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s.Participants who raise $100 by Aug. 31 will receive surprise visits from local celebrities and community volunteers “planting” Promise Garden flowers on their driveways.News 8 anchor Maureen McGuire, chair of the Rochester Walk to End Alzheimer’s, and former 13WHAM anchor Norma Holland Mann, a board member of the Alzheimer’s Association, are spearheading the campaign.Walk volunteers David Gruszczynski, of Webster; Ron Martino of Spencerport; and Riesa Cassano and Patrick Sloan, of Pittsford, with support from Michel Cassagnol from the Knights of Columbus, are helping McGuire and Holland Mann spray-paint Promise Garden flowers on the driveways and sidewalks of the those participating in the campaign.McGuire lost her father to Alzheimer’s dementia; Holland Mann lost her grandmother to dementia and her father-in-law to Alzheimer’s dementia.“I joined the Walk to let my father know we are not giving up on...