Obituaries

Elizabeth F. Bomar

October 18, 2014

Cordelia Elizabeth Fears Bomar, 90, of Brookneal passed away Saturday, October 18, 2014 at the Carrington in Lynchburg. She was the wife of the late Recie Hendricks Bomar. Mrs. Bomar was born in Halifax County, August 12, 1924 daughter of Bennie ...

Ruby D. Moon

October 18, 2014

Ruby DeJarnette Moon, 94, of Three Creeks Rd., Gladys passed away Saturday, October 18, 2014 at the residence of her granddaughter, Bobbi McKinney. She was the wife of the late Warren Floyd Moon Sr. Mrs. Moon was born in Halifax County, August 1...

Teresa M. Francis

October 13, 2014

Teresa Marie Francis, 29, of Bluefield,W. Va. passed away Monday, October 13, 2014 at home. Teresa born in Lynchburg, August 10, 1985 daughter of David William Francis (Deborah) of Altavista and Rose Marie Rigney Lambert of Bluefield, W. Va. ...

Marvin A. "Buddy" Crews, Jr.

October 2, 2014


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Marvin Aubrey "Buddy" Crews Jr., 51, of Brookneal passed away Thursday, October 2, 2014 a home. He was the husband of Lynn Douglas Crews. Buddy was born in Lynchburg, May 29, 1963 the son of Marvin A. Crews Sr. and Adell Dowdy Crews. He was a U...

Walter L. Dawson

September 30, 2014

Walter Lee Dawson, 71, of Republican Grove passed away Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Betty Jo Campbell Dawson. Mr. Dawson was born in Pittsylvania County, November 28, 1942 son of the late Tommie...

Doris N. Jennings

September 25, 2014

Doris Neal Jennings, 90, of Ebenezer Rd., Gladys passed away Thursday, September 25, 2014 in Richmond. She was the wife of the late Oswald Elwood Jennings. Mrs. Jennings was born in Charlotte County, February 6, 1924 a daughter of the late Bryan...

Audrey M. Epperson

September 18, 2014

Audrey Moorefield Epperson, 92, of Stage Coach Rd., Nathalie passed away Thursday, September 18, 2014 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home in Brookneal. She was the wife of the late Cephas Reed Epperson. Mrs. Epperson was born in Pittsylvania County, Ju...

Farrah F. Fitz

September 13, 2014

Farrah Francis Fitz, 37, of Dana Drive, Rustburg passed away Saturday, September 13, 2014 at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of J. Bryan Fitz. Farrah was born in Lynchburg, January 18, 1977 the daughter of Darlene Epperson Routon (...

James L. Napier

September 2, 2014

James Lewis Napier, 75, of Honeysuckle Lane, Brookneal passed away September 2, 2014 at home. He was the husband of the late Lula Belle Trent Napier. Mr. Napier was born in Charlotte County, August 16, 1939 son of the late Oddie James Napier, Jr....

Fulton L. Wells

August 31, 2014

Fulton Lee Wells, 65, of Thornton Jim Trail, Nathalie passed away Sunday, August 31, 2014 at home. He was the husband of Margaret Pennell Wells. Mr. Wells was born in Halifax County, June 10, 1949 a son of the late Willis Henry Wells and Ella McK...

Donald P. Shotwell

August 31, 2014


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Donald Puckett Shotwell, 79, of Clark St., Brookneal passed away Sunday, August 31, 2014 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of the late Sue Wilson Shotwell. Don was born in Brookneal, June 19, 1935 a son of the late John Henry Shot...

Lucille D. Guill

August 20, 2014

Lucille Davis Guill of Brookneal died August 20, 2014 at Runk and Pratt Memory Care in Forest. Lucille was born December 17, 1935 in Charlotte County to the late Pernell Marshall Davis and Susie Weldon Davis. She was also preceded in death by her hus...

Myrtle W. Waller

August 8, 2014

Myrtle Lois Wright Waller, 93, of Nathalie passed away Friday, August 8, 2014 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home in Brookneal. She was the wife of the late Woodley Z. Waller. Mrs. Waller was born in Pittsylvania County, June 1, 1921 daughter of the la...

Thelbert S. Tucker

August 6, 2014


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Thelbert Starkey Tucker, 90, of Cherry Creek Road, Nathalie, passed away Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home, Brookneal. He was the husband of the late Edith Bowling Tucker. Mr. Tucker was born in Pittsylvania County, August 4...

Cary W. Lollis

August 2, 2014

Cary Wilbun Lollis of La Plata, Md. passed away August 2, 2014 at Abby Manor Assisted Living. She was the wife of the late L. Gordon Lollis. Mrs. Lollis was born in Charlotte county, April 30, 1918 daughter of the late Richard J. Wilbun and Mary A...

Margaret A. Hancock

July 31, 2014

Margaret Armistead Hancock, 86, of Jesse's Lane, Nathalie passed away Thursday, July 31, 2014 at Virginia Baptist Hospital. She was the wife of the late John Will Hancock. Margaret was born in Halifax County, August 5, 1927 a daughter of the late C...

Randolph M. Guthrie

July 26, 2014


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The family and friends of Randolph Marshall Guthrie are celebrating his life as they mourn his death on Saturday, July 26, at MCV in Richmond, Virginia. A solid member of the Greatest Generation, Ran’s life is a legacy of love, service, and devotio...

Kenneth E. Colley, Jr.

July 14, 2014

Kenneth Earl Colley, Jr., 88, of Bethel Rd., Brookneal passed away Monday, July 14, 2014 at home.  He was the husband of Betty Colbert Colley for 62 years. Mr. Colley was born in Akron, OH, July 6, 1926 son of the late Kenneth Earl Colley, Sr. an...

Gladys M. Howard

July 10, 2014

Gladys Mason Howard, 101, of Fairfields Dr., Lynchburg, formerly of Brookneal, passed away Thursday, July 10, 2014 at The Summit Health and Rehab Center.  She was the wife of the late Wallace Howard. Mrs. Howard was born in Charlotte County, Dece...

Estelle H. Sowell

July 6, 2014

Estelle Holland Sowell, 91, of Cook Ave., Brookneal passed away Sunday, July 6, 2014 at Lynchburg General Hospital.  She was the wife of the late Mitchell Epp "Pick" Sowell. Mrs. Sowell was born in Campbell County, August 9, 1922 daughter of the ...

Joyce J. Fariss

July 5, 2014

Joyce Jackson Fariss, 77, of Merrywood Drive, Forest passed away Saturday, July 5, 2014 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home in Brookneal.  She was the wife of the late Floyd Franklin Fariss. Mrs. Fariss was born in Orange County, N. C., October 27, 193...

Willis David Wright

July 3, 2014

Willis David Wright, 80, of Hunter Rd., Brookneal passed away Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Bedford Memorial Hospital. Mr. Wright was born in Halifax County, April 16, 1934 a son of the late John Quarles Wright and Lillie Mae Montgomery Wright.  He w...

Penny F. Jordan

June 23, 2014

Penny Francis Jordan, 52, of Nathalie passed away Monday, June 23, 2014 at Lynchburg General Hospital.  She was the wife of Rayford Lynn Jordan. Penny was born in South Boston, March 7, 1962 daughter of Margaret Ann Coates Francis of Nathalie and...

Shayne D. Weir

June 22, 2014

Shayne Denis Weir, 71, of Nathalie passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014 at home.  He was the husband of Patricia Lynch Weir. Mr. Weir was born in New Jersey, October 9, 1942 son of George Michael Weir and Collette Clayton Weir.  He was a member of ...

George P. Dunkely, Jr.

June 9, 2014

George Palmer Dunkley, Jr., 76, of Swinging Bridge Rd., Gladys passed away, after a lengthy illness, Monday, June 9, 2014 at Virginia Baptist Hospital.  He was the husband of Barbara Powell Dunkley for 57 years. Mr. Dunkley was born in Halifax Co...