Dr. O. Ashton Trice Jr. 1920-2010

The Mary Baldwin College community is saddened to share the news of the passing of beloved Professor Emeritus of Psychology Dr. O. Ashton Trice, Jr. Dr. Trice, a member of the faculty from 1949 until his retirement in 1986, passed away yesterday (October 11, 2010) after battling Alzheimer’s disease for many years.

At his request, Dr. Trice’s interment services will be private. Arrangements are being handled Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes & Crematory in Staunton. Read Dr. Trice’s full memorial notice at

Mary Baldwin invites friends, colleagues, and former students to post tributes and memories to Facebook at


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