New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | February 24, 2024

David Linwood Curtis

David Linwood Curtis, 49, a semi-pro wrestler known as “Gino Blanchard”, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2023.

David was preceded in death by his father, Dennis R. Curtis Sr., and stepfather, David Maxey.

He is survived by his loving and devoted daughter, Davina Curtis; mother, Brenda K. Maxey; brother, Dennis R. Curtis Jr. (Jaime); sister, Jennifer Murphey and her fiancé’ Timmy Pulling; devoted aunt, Charlotte Brockwell “sha-sha” and Uncle Rickey Brockwell; two nieces, seven nephews, and many devoted friends and fans.

At David’s request, there will be no funeral service. If desired, please make a donation in David’s name to the charity of your choice.

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