Obituaries

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...

Virginia Beatrice Elder Jones

May 10, 2019

Virginia Beatrice Elder Jones, 87, of Burlington, N.C passed away Friday, May 10, 2019 at home. She was the wife of the late James E. Jones. Mrs. Jones was born in Pittsylvania County, July 22, 1931, a daughter of the late George Garland Elder an...

Elbert Lee Eanes, Jr.

May 7, 2019

Elbert Lee Eanes, Jr., 74, of Nathalie passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at Halifax Regional Hospital. He was the husband of Linda Dawson Eanes. Mr. Eanes was born in Halifax County, August 26, 1944 a son of the late Elbert Lee Eanes, Sr. and Anni...

Emily Johnson Claybrook

April 24, 2019

Emily Johnson Claybrook, 87, of Henrico, formerly of Brookneal, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at Lakewood Assisted Living in Henrico. She was the wife of the late Curtis L. Claybrook. Mrs. Claybrook was born in ...

Edwin Ray Foster

April 23, 2019

Edwin Ray Foster, 69, of Brookneal passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at home. Edwin Ray was born December 29, 1949 son of the late Raymond Page Foster and Annie Puckette Foster. He was a member of Falling River Baptist Church and a former emplo...

Mary Ida Talley McHaney

April 15, 2019

Mary Ida Talley McHaney, 81, of Gladys gained her heavenly wings, after a long illness, on Monday, April 15, 2019 surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late Ralph Hunter McHaney. Mary Ida was born in Rustburg, January 26, 1938, a daug...

Thomas James Fennimore, Sr

April 4, 2019


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Thomas James Fennimore, Sr., 67, of Nathalie passed away Thursday, April 4, 2019 at home. He was the husband of Lisa Ann Fennimore. Mr. Fennimore was born in Trenton, N. J., May 6, 1951 a son of the late James Henry Fennimore, Sr. and Almedia Bra...

James Eldridge Ellington

April 3, 2019


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James Eldridge Ellington, 92, of Gladys passed away Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of the late Elizabeth Hailey Ellington. Mr. Ellington was born in Campbell County, May 23, 1926 son of the late Grover ...

Pamelia Anne Cutts Pursley

April 2, 2019

Pamelia Anne Cutts Pursley, 82, of Nathalie passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at Guggenheimer Health and Rehab. She was the wife of the late Charles Roberts Pursley. Pam was born in Gordon County, Georgia, October 2, 1936 daughter of the late Wi...

Jasper Cary Cash

April 1, 2019

Jasper Cary “J. C.” Cash, 85, of Amherst passed away Monday, April 1, 2019 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He is survived by his devoted and loving wife of 67 years, Ruby Hudson Cash. Mr. Cash was born in Amherst County November 7, 1933, son...

Betty Short Rosser

March 27, 2019

Betty Short Rosser, 86, of Rustburg passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of Paul E. Rosser. Mrs. Rosser was born in Pittsylvania County, October 1, 1932 a daughter of the late Hubert L. Short and B...