Obituaries

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...

Louise Bomar Henderson

July 11, 2019

Louise Bomar Henderson, 89, of Nathalie passed away Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late William Edmond Henderson, Sr. Louise was born in Halifax County, August 9, 1929 a daughter of the late Edward ...

John N. Philpott

July 7, 2019

John N. Philpott, 67, of Nathalie passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019 at home. He was the husband of Norma Lee Clowdis Philpott. John was born in Altavista, April 29, 1952, a son of the late Ivin R. Philpott and Margaret McFadden Philpott. In add...

Virginia Rudder Sowell

July 5, 2019

Virginia Rudder Sowell, 96, of Brookneal passed away at her home, where she had lived her whole life, on July 5, 2019. She was the wife of the late Willmer Sowell. Virginia was born May 3, 1923 in Campbell County, a daughter of the late Robert ...

George Robert Jean, Jr.

June 24, 2019

George Robert Jean, Jr. 78, of Brookneal passed away Monday, June 24, 2019 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Bernice Mays Johnson Jean. Bob was born in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, December 3, 1940, son of the late George Ro...

Geneva Juanita Elder

June 20, 2019

Geneva “Juanita” Elder, 80, of Gladys went to be with her Lord on Thursday, June 20, 2019. She was the wife of the late Joseph Thomas Elder. Juanita was born in Manassas on April 2, 1939, daughter of the late Lillian Annetta Helmandollar Kise...

Nancy Lee Astroth Moore

June 13, 2019

Nancy Lee Astroth Moore, 87, of Lynchburg, passed away Thursday, June 13th after her short battle with pancreatic cancer. She was the wife of the late Thomas Knight Moore of 62 years. Born December 26, 1931 in Washington D.C., Nancy was a daughte...

Patricia Scott Johnson

June 12, 2019

Patricia Jean Scott Johnson, 72, of Brookneal passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of Emmett Johnson, Jr. “Bunny”. Patricia was born in Campbell County, January 7, 1947 a daughter of the late Ch...

Gladys Sheppard Beauchamp

June 5, 2019


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Gladys Hilda Sheppard Beauchamp, 91, of Brookneal passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home. Mrs. Beauchamp was born in Naruna, October 8, 1927, a daughter of the late Booker Gordon Sheppard and Gaynelle Guthrie Sheppard. ...

Debra Foster Harris

May 20, 2019

Debra Foster Harris, 59, of Altavista passed away Monday, May 20, 2019 at home. She was the wife of Edward Rupert Harris. Debra was born in Halifax County, November 29, 1959 a daughter of Myrtis Bomar Moon of Rustburg and the late Keith Holland F...

Dora Millner Bentley

May 15, 2019

Dora Millner Bentley, 91, of South Boston passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at home. She was the wife first to the late James Harvey Stevens and second to the late Carroll Lewis Bentley. Mrs. Bentley was born in Halifax County, March 14, 1928 a...

Bobby Lee Brown

May 11, 2019


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Bobby Lee Brown, 84, of Nathalie passed away Saturday, May 11, 2019 at home. He was the husband of Mary Lee Brown. Mr. Brown was born in Pittsylvania County, September 11, 1934, a son of the late Richard Thornton Brown “Doc” and Mary Ellen ...

Hazel Harper Epperson

May 11, 2019

Hazel Frances Harper Epperson, 71. of Brookneal passed away Saturday, May 11. 2019 at her home. She was the wife of Hubert Thomas Epperson. Hazel was born in New York, September 11, 1947, daughter of the late Paul Henry Harper and Etta Mae Tibbs H...