Obituaries

Edith Burton Gilliland

November 10, 2019

Edith Burton Gilliland, 89, of Gladys passed away Sunday, November 10, 2019 at Autumn Care of Altavista. She was the wife of the late William Carroll Gilliland Sr. Mrs. Gilliland was born in Halifax County, May 2, 1930 a daughter of the late Robe...

Joyce Holt McDowell

November 7, 2019

Joyce Holt McDowell, 81, died November 7 at her home in Brookneal, Virginia after a five and a half year battle with metastatic lung cancer. Born in Brookneal on July 27, 1938, she was the daughter of Manlie Thomas Holt and Ann Elizabeth "Bessie" Mid...

Cline Leslie Dunbar

October 18, 2019

Cline Leslie Dunbar Sr., 86, of Appomattox passed away Friday, October 18, 2019 at home. He was the husband of Nancy Lee Niday Dunbar. Mr. Dunbar was born in Botetourt Co. May 26, 1933 a son of the late Chan Hamlet Dunbar and Daisy Bell Broughman...

Shirley McCulloch Hammack

October 16, 2019

Shirley McCulloch Hammack, 84, of Rustburg passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at home. She was the wife of the late Norman Jack Hammack. Mrs. Hammack was born in Halifax County, May 30, 1935 a daughter of the late Tom Washington McCulloch an...

Rodney Dean Perdue

October 16, 2019


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Rodney Dean “Corky” Perdue, 60, of Nathalie went to be with his Lord, after a long struggle with cancer, on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 a VCU Medical Center in Richmond. Corky was born in Christiansburg, June 24, 1959, the son of the late Mari...

Ethel Trent Franklin

October 16, 2019

Ethel Innis Trent Franklin, 94, of Lynchburg passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at Accordius Health at Lynchburg. Mrs. Franklin was born in Charlotte County, October 10, 1925 a daughter of the late Jessie Innis Trent and Susan Anne Trent. ...

Ferna Piotrowski Williams

October 6, 2019

Ferna Piotrowski Williams, 77, of Gladys passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2019, at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of the late John Ashby Williams, Sr. Ferna was born in Sprague, W. Va. April 27, 1942, a daughter of the late ...

Roy Monroe Francis

October 4, 2019

Roy Monroe Francis, 83, of Nathalie passed away Friday, October 4, 2019 at home. He was the husband of the late Gladys Dunkley Francis. Mr. Francis was born in Halifax County, February 5, 1936 a son of the late Tommy Francis and Ida Jones Francis...

Eva Jean McCulloch Daniel

October 2, 2019

Eva Jean McCulloch Daniel, 80, of Castalia, N.C. passed away Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at home. She was the wife of Curtis Wayne Daniel. Eva was born in Halifax County, August 20, 1939, a daughter of the late Tom McCulloch and Mary Kersey McCull...

Daniel Stephen Reidenbaker

September 23, 2019

Daniel Stephen Reidenbaker, 33, of Cinnaminson, N.J., formerly of Brookneal, passed away Tuesday, August 6, 2019. Daniel was born in Mt. Laurel, N.J., April 14, 1986 the son of Helen Strauss Bailey of Brookneal and the late John Kessler Reidenbake...

Charlie Richard Jackson

September 16, 2019

Charlie Richard Jackson, 74, of Rustburg passed away Monday, September 16, 2019 at home. Richard was born in Orange County, N.C., September 9, 1945 a son of the late Ralph Brantley Jackson and Alice Pearson Jackson. He attended Edge Baptist Church...

Carl Andrew Auman

September 14, 2019

Carl Andrew Auman, 54, of Farmville passed away Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. Mr. Auman was born in Newport News, July 5, 1965 a son of the late Earl Andrew Auman and Mary Elizabeth Wilson Auman. He attended...

Ora Reynolds Lemar

September 9, 2019

Ora Reynolds Lemar, 88, of Brookneal passed away Monday, September 9, 2019 at home. She was the wife of the late D. D. Lemar. Mrs. Lemar was born in Pennington Gap, August 25, 1931 a daughter of the late P. Andrew Reynolds and Ella Mae Stewart Re...

Audrey Vassar Hill

September 7, 2019

Audrey Vassar Hill, 93, of Nathalie passed away Saturday, September 7, 2019 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Charlie Lawson Hill, Jr. Mrs. Hill was born in Halifax County, July 19, 1926 a daughter of the late Wil...

Melvin Green Reeves

August 26, 2019

Melvin Green Reeves, 90 of Red House passed away Monday, August 26, 2019 at home, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Betty Covington Reeves for 71 years. Mr. Reeves was born in Halifax County, April 12, 1929, a son of the late...

Barry Lee Wade

August 23, 2019

Barry Lee Wade, 55, of Nathalie passed away Friday, August 23, 2019 at Lynchburg General Hospital. Barry was born in South Boston, May 6, 1964 a son of Barbara Othelia Moon and the late Robert Leslie Wade. In addition to his mother, he is sur...

Edker Thomas Evans

August 15, 2019


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Edker Thomas Evans, Jr. 77, of Nathalie passed away Thursday, August 15, 2019 at home. He was the husband of the late Janet Davis Evans. Mr. Evans was born in Fitzgerald, Ga., August 8, 1942, a son of the late Edker Thomas Evans, Sr. and Rubye Be...

Lois Foster Pool

August 4, 2019

Lois Foster Pool, 78, of Brookneal passed away Sunday, August 4, 2019 at home. She was the wife of the late Franklin T. Pool, Sr. Lois was born in Campbell County, April 25, 1941 a daughter of the late Courtney R. Foster and Erna Holland Foster. ...

Florence Smith Dodd

August 3, 2019

Florence Smith Dodd, 98, of Brookneal passed away Saturday, August 3, 2019 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Leon B. Dodd. Florence was born in Campbell County, April 12, 1921 a daughter of the late Henry Hurt Smith and ...

J. Ryland Guthrie

July 27, 2019

J. Ryland Guthrie, 65, of Brookneal passed away Saturday, July 27, 2019 at home. He was the husband of the late Donna Nichols Guthrie. Ryland was born in Lynchburg, May 7, 1954, a son of the late Alvin Blake Guthrie, Sr. and Josephine Starkey Gut...

Bert Ray Foster

July 24, 2019

Bert Ray Foster, 88, of Gladys passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at home. He was the husband of Juanita Williams Foster. Mr. Foster was born in Campbell County, April 30, 1931 a son of the late Courtney R. Foster and Erna Holland Foster. He w...

Roy Sherman Neal

July 17, 2019

Roy Sherman Neal, 81, of Rustburg passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of the late Faye Margaret Oliver Neal. Mr. Neal was born in Washington County, August 12, 1937 son of the late Blancha...

David Michaels Rosemond

July 16, 2019

David Michaels Rosemond, 80, of Gladys, passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Bonnie Jennings Rosemond. David was born in Richmond, March 22, 1939, a son of the late Charles ...

Margaret Kable Tibbs

July 15, 2019

Margaret “Meg” Kable Tibbs, 70, of Brookneal, VA, died Monday, July 15, 2019 at her home. She was the wife of Alan W. Tibbs. Meg was born on September 6, 1948 in Hanover, PA, a daughter of the late Dr. Charles H. Kable, and the late Muriel Ka...

Mary Darlene Bain

July 11, 2019

Mary Darlene Bain, 50, of Gladys passed away Thursday, July 11, 2019 at home. She was the wife of Gary Lee Bain. Darlene was born in Halifax County, May 6, 1969 the daughter of Mary Dawson Brizendine Hagen and the late Harry V. Brizendine, Jr. S...