Obituaries

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...

Phillip A. Hailey

May 30, 2015

Phillip Alan Hailey, 59, of Brookneal passed away Saturday, May 30, 2015 at Virginia Baptist Hospital. He was the husband of Shirley McCall Hailey. Phillip was born in Lynchburg, July 2, 1955 son of the late Lennie Byrd Hailey and Christine Chi...

Edison O. Anderson

May 30, 2015

Edison O. Anderson, 77, of Brookneal passed away Saturday, May 30, 2015 in Lynchburg. Mr. Anderson was born in Halifax County, December 5, 1937 son of the late Dorsey E. Anderson and Ruth Cage Anderson. He is survived by one son, Glenn Anders...

Adell C. Guthrie

May 29, 2015

Adell Clay Guthrie, 88, of Lynchburg passed away Friday, May 29, 2015 at Runk and Pratt Assisted Living. She was the wife of the late Raymond Jackson Guthrie. Mrs. Guthrie was born in Halifax County, August 1, 1926 daughter of the late Lacy Floyd...

Ronnie R. Sanders

May 28, 2015


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Ronnie Ralph Sanders, 70, of Brookneal passed away Thursday, May 28, 2015 in Lynchburg. He was the husband of Dolores Evans Sanders. Mr. Sanders was born in Tazwell County, January 25, 1945 son of the late James Leonard Sanders and Mamie Cordle S...

Patricia T. Harris

May 27, 2015

Patricia Ann Turner Harris, 84, of South Boston went to the with her Lord and Savior on May 27, 2015. She was the wife of Raymond Edsel Harris. Mrs. Harris was born in Welch, W. Va., May 20, 1931 daughter of the late Harry Bernard Turner and Gan...

Ruth B. Clay

May 19, 2015

Ruth Brown Clay, 95, of Lynchburg, formerly of Brookneal passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2015. She was the wife of the late Willie M. Clay. Mrs. Clay was born in Pittsylvania County, April 27, 1920 daughter of the late Felix Thornton Brown and Lona ...

William H. Holland

May 17, 2015


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William Harry Holland, 89, formerly of Brookneal passed away Sunday, May 17, 2015 in South Carolina. He was the husband of the late Edith Maxine Holland. Mr. Holland was born in Albany, Ga., October 29, 1925 son of the late William Harry Holland ...

Joseph McIvor Thomas

May 13, 2015

Joseph Thomas McIvor Joseph Thomas McIvor, 81, peacefully departed this life on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at home in Gladys. He is the husband of Mary Kathryn Reynolds McIvor. Mr. McIvor was born in Campbell County, February 6, 1934, son of th...

Gaynelle Bradner Hutcherson

May 13, 2015

Gaynelle Hutcherson Bradner Gaynelle Hutcherson Bradner, 88, of Phenix passed away Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at Virginia Baptist Hospital. She was the wife of the late Edward Ollie Davis and survived by the second husband, Charlie Edmond Bradner of...

Hugh G. Childress

April 26, 2015


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Hugh Garland Childress, 89, of Richmond passed away Sunday, April 26, 2015 at Chippenham Hospital in Richmond. Mr. Childress was born in Charlotte County, October 26, 1925 son of the late William Edward Childress and Gracie Trent Childress. H...

Betty C. Winston

April 21, 2015

Betty Cabaniss Winston, 78, of Brookneal passed away Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at home. She was the wife of the late George Alexander Winston. Betty was born in Campbell County, February 14, 1937, daughter of the late Hugh Howard Cabaniss and Vena ...

Peggy F. Hendricks

April 17, 2015

Peggy Ann Foster Hendricks, 73, of Nathalie passed away Friday, April 17, 2015. Peggy was born in Campbell County, July 5, 1941 daughter of the late Raymond P. Foster and Annie Puckett Foster. She was a member of Childrey Baptist Church. She...

Lillian P. Milton

April 17, 2015

Lillian Payne Milton, 88, of Phenix passed away Friday, April 17, 2015 in Bolivia, North Carolina. Lillian was born in Charlotte County, February 5, 1927, daughter of the late John Wiley Milton and Grace Payne Milton. She was a member of Roanoke ...

Lonie W. Guthrie Jr.

April 16, 2015


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Lonie Waller Guthrie Jr., 85, of Nathalie passed away Thursday, April 16, 2015 at home. He was the husband of the late Shirley Booker Guthrie. Mr. Guthrie was born in Halifax County, August 27, 1929 son of the late Lonie W. Guthrie Sr. and Irene ...

Carrie Mae J. Waller

April 8, 2015

Carrie Mae Johnson Waller, 79, of Phenix passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at her home. She was the wife of the late Harvey W. Waller. Mrs. Waller was born in Charlotte County, June 6, 1935 daughter of the late Roy Gray Johnson and Effie Ellin...

Whitt T. Carr

April 7, 2015

Whitt Thomas Carr, 79, of Booker Rd., Brookneal passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2015 in Lynchburg. He was the husband of Dorothy Austin "Dot" Carr. W. T. was born in Halifax County, August 24, 1935 a son of the late Charlie Joseph Carr and Reva Hal...

Roberta R. Booker

March 10, 2015

Roberta Ridgeway Booker, 87, of Nathalie passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2015 in Richmond.  She was the wife of the late Kenneth Booker. Roberta was born in Halifax County, April 16, 1927 the 9th of 12 children born to the late John Ferris...

Dorothy H McDowell

March 2, 2015

Dorothy Elizabeth Harris McDowell, 94, of Phenix passed away Monday, March 2, 2015 at home.  She was the wife of the late Rev. R. Elton McDowell. Mrs. McDowell was born in Charlotte County, July 15, 1920 daughter of the late Stanley Henry Harris ...

Ruth M. Carwile

February 24, 2015

Ruth Marston Carwile, 95, of Brookneal passed away Tuesday, February 24, 2015 following a brief illness.  She was the wife of the late Eldridge Bryant Carwile. Mrs. Carwile was born in Charlotte County, January 25, 1920 daughter of the late Watso...