Obituaries

Boeling E. Wade

February 1, 2016


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Boeling Ellis Wade, 83, of Rabat Rd., Nathalie passed away Monday, February 1, 2016 at home. He was the husband of Glennie Anderson Wade. Mr. Wade was born in Halifax County, March 3, 1932 a son of the late Joseph Eldridge Wade and Mary Francis W...

Rachel D. Clark-Poindexter

January 25, 2016

Rachel Daniel Clark-Poindexter, 89, of Sugar Hill Road, Brookneal passed away Monday, January 25, 2016 at home. She was the wife first to the late Willard M. Clark and second to James W. Poindexter. Rachel was born in Campbell County, June 21, 19...

Gerald B. Martin

January 8, 2016


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Gerald Bruce Martin, 69, of Sugar Hill Rd. Brookneal, passed away Friday, January 8, 2016 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Barbara Wright Martin. Gerald was born in Halifax County, June 14, 1946 son of the late Herbert Martin ...

Donald W. Carwile

January 1, 2016

Donald Wayne Carwile, 72, of Brookneal passed away Friday, January 1, 2016 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Connie Parkins Carwile. Mr. Carwile was born in New York, December 27, 1943 son of the late James Herbert Carwile and ...

Janie N. Harris

December 27, 2015

Janie Nash Harris, 87, of Long Island passed away Sunday, December 27, 2015 at Autumn Care Nursing and Rehab Center. She was the wife of the late William Christopher Harris Sr. Mrs. Harris was born in Campbell County, October 27, 1928 daughter of...

Lacy T. Guthrie Sr.

November 18, 2015


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Lacy Thornton Guthrie Sr., 93, of Nathalie passed away Wednesday, November 18, 2015 in Virginia Baptist Hospital. He was the husband of the late Carolyn Holt Guthrie. Mr. Guthrie was born in Halifax County son of the late Coleman F. Guthrie Sr. a...

Lyle W. Cyrus

November 10, 2015

Lyle Watkins Cyrus, 86, of Concord passed away Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Linda Nash Howard-Cyrus. Mr. Cyrus was born in Campbell County, August 27, 1929 son of the late James Matthew Cyrus and...

Bernice R. Tibbs

September 22, 2015

Bernice Rowles Tibbs, 98, of Dunedin, Fla., formerly of Concord passed away Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at Cross Terrace Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late James Douglas Tibbs. Mrs. Tibbs was born in Campbell County, January 28, 1917 daug...

Lurline D. Wade

September 12, 2015

Lurline Daniel Wade, 94, loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother of Brookneal passed away Saturday, September 12, 2015 at Runk & Pratt Nursing Home in Lynchburg. She was the wife of the late Herman C. Wade. Mrs. Wade was born in C...

Patsy Layne Clay

September 4, 2015

Patsy Clay Layne, 74, of Gretna went to be with her family in heaven, Friday, September 4, 2015 at the Chatham Health & Rehab Center. She is preceded in death by her husband, the late Jessie Willard Layne. Mrs. Layne was born in Halifax County, S...

William G. Baldwin, Sr.

August 16, 2015


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William Glover Baldwin Sr., 84, of Charlotte Courthouse passed away Sunday, August 16, 2015 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was preceded in death by his wife and love of his life Zola Childress Baldwin in 2001. Mr. Baldwin was born in Appomatto...

Claudia C. Carter

August 4, 2015

Claudia Cyrus Carter, 59, of Brookneal passed away Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of William M. "Bill" Carter. Claudia was born December 5, 1955 daughter of the late Claude William Cyrus and Carole Dunn Ta...

Elton A. Douglas

August 2, 2015

Elton Allen Douglas, 58, of Brookneal passed away Sunday, August 2, 2015 at home. Elton was born in Lynchburg, April 8, 1957 son of the late Hubert C. Douglas and Pauline Ward Douglas. He was a member of Brookneal Baptist Church and a former empl...

John H. Floyd

July 18, 2015


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John Homer Floyd, 90, of Phenix passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home in Brookneal. He was the husband of the late Edith Wirt Floyd. Mr. Floyd was born in Alexandria, July 8, 1925 son of the late Herbert G. Floyd and G...

Cecil M. Berkley Sr.

July 14, 2015


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Cecil Marvin Berkley Sr., 88, of Brookneal went home to his Heavenly Father on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. He was the husband of the late Marion Slate Berkley. Mr. Berkley was born in Charlotte County, June 19, 1927 son of the late Clarence Radfor...

Eleanor F. Harris

July 6, 2015

Eleanor Francis Harris, 75, of Nathalie passed away Monday, July 6, 2015 in Lynchburg. She was the wife of William Thomas Harris. Mrs. Harris was born in Halifax County, February 12, 1940 daughter of the late Hammond Francis Jr. and Lelia Cash Fr...

Myrtis F. Bomar

June 30, 2015

Myrtis Fallen Bomar, 102, of Brookneal passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2015 in Brookneal. She was the wife of the late Claude Carrington Bomar Sr. Mrs. Bomar was born in Halifax County, May 24, 1913 daughter of the late Andrew Jackson Fallen and St...

Helen W. Short

June 26, 2015

Helen Watlington Short, 99, of Nathalie passed away Friday, June 26, 2015 in Lynchburg. She was the wife of the late Cedric E. Short. Mrs. Short was born in Pittsylvania County, October 7, 1915 daughter of the late Thomas E. Watlington and Ola ...

Dennie E. Dawson

June 24, 2015

Dennie Leigh English Dawson, 63, of Gladys passed away Wednesday, June 24, 2015 in Lynchburg. She was the wife of the late Glen Owen Dawson. Dennie was born in Lynchburg, June 24, 1952 the daughter of Rachel Garrett English of Gladys and the late...

Betty A. Millner

June 23, 2015

Betty Ann Millner, a lifelong resident of Gladys, VA, died in Lynchburg on June 23, 2015. She was 82. Born in Gladys on August 26, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Henry T. Millner and Bessie Holland Millner. She was preceded in death ...

Connie D. Deaner

June 19, 2015

Connie Davis Deaner, 45, of the Deaner Family Farm, Brookneal passed away Friday, June 19, 2015 at home. She was the wife of John Calvin Deaner. Connie was born in South Boston, March 8, 1970 daughter of Betty Pittman Davis of Nathalie and the la...

Joan S. Foster

June 17, 2015

Joan Shrader Foster passed away June 17, 2015 in Lynchburg. She was the wife of the late Charles Thomas Foster. Mrs. Foster was born in Amherst County, May 23, 1937 daughter of the late Eugene Thompson Shrader and Byrd Miller Shrader. She was a ...

Bruce L. Holland

June 8, 2015

Bruce Lee Holland, 58, of Gladys passed away Monday, June 8, 2015 at home. Bruce was born in Lynchburg, May 29, 1957 a son of Elizabeth Cornman Brooks of Richmond and the late Fitzhugh Lee Holland. He was an employee of G & B Insulation Co. In...

Russell S. Austin

June 2, 2015


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Russell Shirley Austin, 87, of Midway Rd., Phenix passed away Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at home. He was the husband first of the late Dorothy Poindexter Austin and second of the late Thelma Sublett Holt Austin. Mr. Austin was born in Campbell County,...

Bobby A. Dickerson

June 2, 2015

Bobby Allen Dickerson, 63, of Brookneal passed away Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at Virginia Baptist Hospital. Bobby was born in Brookneal, June 5, 1951 the son of Otis Marshall Dickerson of Brookneal and the late Dorothy Arlene Mann Dickerson. He was...