Obituaries

Kim Henderson Wagner

January 10, 2019

Kim Henderson Wagner, 63, of Brookneal passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2019 at home. Kim was born in Lynchburg, February 7, 1955, the daughter of Suzanne Prisley Henderson-Rockefeller of Melbourne, Fla. and the late Gray Ralph Henderson, Jr. S...

Jackie Don "Jack" Carpenter

January 7, 2019

Jackie Don “Jack” Carpenter, 80, of Brookneal passed away Monday, January 7, 2019 at home. Mr. Carpenter was born in Bloomington, Ind., February 25, 1938, a son of the late Harry Oliver Carpenter and Laura Elizabeth Burton Carpenter. He was...

Bessie Bass Taylor

December 23, 2018

Bessie Bass Taylor, 94, of Lynchburg passed away December 23, 2018 at Lynchburg Health and Rehab. She was the wife of the late Frank Hunter Taylor. Mrs. Taylor was born in Charlotte County, January 21, 1924 a daughter of the late Aubrey Edward Ba...

Elva Neighbors Banton

December 22, 2018

Elva Neighbors Banton, 89, of Madison Heights passed away Saturday, December 22, 2018 at her daughter’s home. She was the wife of the late Walter Kenneth Banton. Mrs. Banton was born in Lynchburg, August 12, 1929, daughter of the late Homer Nei...

Clara Morton Isaacs

December 21, 2018

Clara Morton Isaacs, 85, of Gladys passed away Friday, December 21, 2018 at the Summit. Mrs. Isaacs was born in Charlotte County, June 16, 1933, daughter of the late Clifton Morton and Ressie Harris Morton. She was a member of Union Hill Baptis...

Janet Davis Evans

December 18, 2018

Janet Davis Evans, 79, of Nathalie passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home. She was the wife of Edker Thomas Evans, Jr. Mrs. Evans was born in Rock, West Virginia, December 8, 1939 a daughter of the late John Davis a...

Delmas Lyle Sowell

December 7, 2018

Delmas Lyle Sowell, 65, of Randolph passed away, Friday, December 7, 2018 at Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital. Delmas was born in Halifax County, January 18, 1953 a son of the late Aubrey James Sowell and Frances Lipscomb Sowell. He was a memb...

Dorothy Sublett Carwile

November 27, 2018

Dorothy Sublett Carwile, 92, of Brookneal passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at home. She was the wife of the late Carroll Newton Carwile. Mrs. Carwile was born in Campbell County, March 2, 1926, daughter to the late Frank Wesley Sublett and ...

Anne Bailey Jarvis

November 18, 2018

Anne Bailey Jarvis, 90, of Lynchburg passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Thomas A. Jarvis. Anne was born in Charlotte County, May 26, 1928, a daughter of the late Ashby Conway Bailey...

Gregory Lee Fine

November 14, 2018

Gregory Lee Fine, 62, of Brookneal, passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2018. Gregory was born in Miami Valley, Ohio, July 23, 1956 a son of the late Howard Lee Fine and Marjorie Jean Cress Fine. He was a member of the Center Friends Church in ...

Carroll Hester Pollard

November 10, 2018

Carroll Hester Pollard, 86, of Phenix passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018. He was the husband of Edith Foster Pollard. Mr. Pollard was born in Charlotte County in 1932, son of the late Roger Pollard and Mary Smith Pollard. He is a member of M...

Carol A. Bau

November 10, 2018

Carol Anne Dominique Bau, 78, of Brookneal passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018 at her residence. She was the wife of Bradley A. Bau. Ms. Bau was born in Albany, New York on March 22, 1940, daughter of the late Raymond Dominique and Marie Brod...

Erna Roakes Holt

November 1, 2018

Erna Roakes Holt, 94, of Brookneal passed away Thursday, November 01, 2018 at the home of her son. She was the wife of the late Richard Elwood Holt. Erna was born in Campbell County, March 13, 1924 a daughter of the late John Henry Roakes and Hat...

Reese Evans Carwile, Jr.

October 27, 2018

Reese Evans “Jack” Carwile, Jr., 92, of Phenix passed away Saturday, October 27, 2018 at his son’s residence. He was the husband first to the late Carolyn Johnson Carwile and second to Dean Marstin Roach Carwile of Phenix. Jack was born i...

Randolph Keith Guthrie

October 7, 2018

Claiming his promise of eternal life, Randolph Keith Guthrie quietly went to be with his Lord on Sunday, October 7, 2018, after a battle with pancreatic cancer. Randy was born in Halifax County, Virginia, on July 17, 1961, the fourth child and hi...

Edna Mae Anderson Epperson

October 5, 2018

Edna Mae Anderson Epperson, 88, of Brookneal passed away Friday, October 5, 2018 at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Jack Champ Epperson. Mrs. Epperson was born in Halifax County, September 12, 1930, a daughter of the late...

Heywood Moses Jordan

October 5, 2018


Veteran
Heywood Moses Jordan, 85, of Nathalie passed away Friday, October 5, 2018 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of the late Charlotte Belle DeJarnette Jordan. Mr. Jordan was born in Halifax County, February 5, 1933, a son of the late ...

Calvin Linbergh Short

September 22, 2018

Calvin Lindbergh Short, 90, of Nathalie passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home. He was the husband of the late Doris Crews Short. Mr. Short was born in Pittsylvania County, April 26, 1928, a son of the late Huber...

Burnette Barksdale Martin

September 21, 2018

Burnette Barksdale Martin, 76, of Gretna passed away Friday, September 21, 2018 at Guggenheimer Health and Rehab in Lynchburg. He was the husband of Frances Miles Martin. Mr. Martin was born in Halifax County, November 24, 1941, a son of the lat...

Rebecca Chambers Harris

September 17, 2018

Rebecca Chambers “Mimi” Harris, 93, of Nathalie passed away Monday, September 17, 2018 at Guggenheimer Health and Rehab. She was the wife of the late Burnis M. Harris. Mrs. Harris was born in Tillatoba, Miss, March 6, 1925, a daughter of th...

Robert Goldman Anderson

September 10, 2018

Robert Goldman Anderson, 75, of Nathalie passed away Monday, September 10, 2018 at home. He was the husband of Linda Anderson Anderson. Mr. Anderson was born in Halifax County, September 22, 1942, a son of the late Whitt Talven Anderson and Ludie...

Derek Preston Hatcher

August 30, 2018


Veteran
Derek Preston Hatcher, 62, of Gladys passed away Thursday, August 30, 2018 at Lynchburg General Hospital. Mr. Hatcher was born in Lynchburg, January 30, 1956, a son of the late Preston Glenn Hatcher, Sr. and Joyce Loretta Ewing. He was a member o...

Daryl Wayne Bennett

August 24, 2018

Daryl Wayne Bennett, 58, of Randolph, a wonderful, caring, friend and a giving person passed away Friday, August 24, 2018 after a long battle with cancer. He was dedicated in his faith and ready to go home and be with the Lord. He was the loving ...

Edward L. Bates, Jr.

August 24, 2018


Veteran
Edward L. Bates, Jr., 88, of Brookneal passed away Friday, August 24, 2018 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Elizabeth Terry Bates. Ed was born in Campbell County, March 13, 1930, son of the late Edward L. Bates, Sr. and Mildre...

Celia St. John Claybrook

August 19, 2018

Celia St. John Claybrook, 82, of Lynchburg passed away Sunday, August 19, 2018 at home. She was the wife of the late Carl Edward Claybrook. Mrs. Claybrook was born in Charlotte County, December 20, 1935 a daughter of the late William Norman St....