Obituaries

Kathryn Ann Epperson

March 18, 2017

Kathryn Ann Irwin Epperson, 55, of Nathalie passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017. She was the wife of Richard Edward "Ricky" Epperson. Kathryn was born in Pennsylvania, November 23, 1961 daughter of the late Joseph and Estelle Irwin. She was an

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Carroll N. Carwile

March 11, 2017

Carroll Newton Carwile, 91, of Brookneal passed away Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Dorothy Sublett Carwile. Mr. Carwile was born in Campbell County, May 29, 1925 son of the late Thomas W. Carwile an

Gary C. Thomas

March 4, 2017

Gary Craig Thomas, 60, of Nathalie passed away Saturday, March 4, 2017 at Halifax Regional Hospital. Mr. Thomas was born in Alexandria, July 3, 1956 the son of Margaret McDonald Wheeler and the late Curtis Glenn Thomas. In addition to his mo

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Raymond E. Harris

March 3, 2017

Raymond Edsel Harris, 88, South Boston passed away Friday, March 3, 2017 at home. He was the husband of the late Patricia Ann Turner Harris. Mr. Harris was born in Kenvir, Ky., September 12, 1928 son of the late Clyde Harris and Jessie Murray Har

Johnny M. Brightwell

March 3, 2017

Johnny Mack Brightwell, 70, of Nathalie passed away Friday, March 3, 2017 at The Woodview Nursing Home in South Boston. Johnny was born in Campbell County, July 24, 1946 son of the late Tom Pat Brightwell and Rosa Trent Brightwell. He was a retir

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James L. Clark

March 2, 2017

James Lewis Clark, 75, of Gladys passed away Thursday, March 2, 2017 at Appomattox Health and Rehab Center. Mr. Clark was born in Charlotte County, May 10, 1941 son of the late Harvey Richardson Clark and Rosa Watkins Breedlove Clark. He was a

Johnny E. Thompson, Sr.

February 26, 2017

Johnny Edward Thompson Sr. of Brookneal, passed away Sunday, February 26, 2017. Mr. Thompson was born in Lynchburg, August 14, 1956, son of the late Johnny Louis Thompson and Myrtle Taylor Thompson. He is survived by two sons; two daughters; fo

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George J. Willis

February 25, 2017

George Joseph Willis, 87, of Nathalie passed away Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Gretna Healthcare Center. He was the husband of the late Doris Colson Willis. Mr. Willis was born in Monroe, Louisiana, February 12, 1930 son of the late George J. W

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Emmit R. "Pop" Mason

February 20, 2017

Emmit Royal "Pop" Mason, 80, of Brookneal passed away Monday, February 20, 2017 at home. He was the husband of the late Patricia Ann DeJarnette Mason. Pop was born in Charlotte County, March 2, 1936 son of the late Lewis Emmit Mason and Mattie Ha

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Ronald N. Overstreet

February 14, 2017

Ronald N. Overstreet passed away suddenly on February 14, 2017. His wife, three children, six grandchildren, and one great grandchild survive him. Services will be held at Mount Carmel Church on Saturday, February 18, 2017, at 12:00. In lieu

Lois B. Marshall

February 9, 2017

Lois Juanita Burton Marshall, a loving mother and grandmother, 86, of Brookneal passed away Thursday, February 9, 2017 at Guggenheimer Nursing Home in Lynchburg. She was the wife of the late John Marshall Jr. Mrs. Marshall was born in Campbell Co

Elizabeth J. Clark

February 5, 2017

Elizabeth Jane Clark, 63, of Lynchburg passed away Sunday, February 5, 2017 at Guggenheimer Nursing Home. Liza was born in South Boston, August 17, 1953, a daughter of the late Carl Thornton Clark and Kathleen Bigham Clark. She is survived by t

Margaret Crews Bailey

February 2, 2017

Margaret Crews Bailey, 88, of Richmond, formerly of Brookneal passed away Thursday, February 2, 2017 at Symphony Manor of Richmond. She was the wife of William Vernon "W.V." Bailey. Mrs. Bailey was born in Halifax County, June 14, 1928, a daughte

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James Tarasevitsch

January 30, 2017

James Tarasevitsch, 71, of Brookneal passed away Monday, January 30, 2017 at home. He was the husband of Galina Kartasheff Tarasevitsch. Mr. Tarasevitsch was born in Ulm, Germany, June 18, 1945, son of the late Nickolai Tarasevitsch and the late

Jack Everett Willis

January 28, 2017

Jack Everett Willis Jack Everett Willis, 79, of Brookneal passed away Saturday, January 28, 2017 at Lynchburg General Hospital. Jack was born in Coeburn, February 5, 1937, son of the late Samuel Willis and Mabel Smith Willis. He was a member

John R. Anthony

January 1, 2017

John Russell Anthony, 66, of Brookneal passed Sunday, January 1, 2017 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Sandra Vanover Anthony. Mr. Anthony was born in Campbell County, March 20, 1950, son of the late Wesley William Anthony and

Henry C. Rush

December 27, 2016

On Tuesday, December 27, 2016, our beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather passed away doing what he loves—driving his truck. Henry Carroll Rush, 72, was born on February 10, 1944, to the late Henry Harrison Rush and Jeanette Fl

Virginia M. Haussener

December 22, 2016

Virginia Lynn "Jenny Lynn" Marshall Haussener, 76, of Brookneal went home forever on Thursday, December 22, 2016 at Westminster-Canterbury in Lynchburg. She was the wife Walter K. Haussener. Mrs. Haussener was born in Campbell County, October 16

Irene T. Ridgeway

December 15, 2016

Irene Tuggle Ridgeway, 88, of Nathalie passed away Thursday, December 15, 2016 at Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital. She was the wife of the late William Thornton "Billy" Ridgeway. Mrs. Ridgeway was born in Charlotte County, September 13, 1928 a

Mary D. Guthrie

December 15, 2016

Mary Davis Guthrie, 94, of Brookneal passed away Thursday, December 15, 2016 at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of the late John Will "Willie" Guthrie. Mrs. Guthrie was born in Charlotte County, October 4, 1922, a daughter of the lat

Betsy F. MacCord

December 14, 2016

Betsy Fleshman MacCord passed away December 14, 2016. She was the wife of the late Col. Howard A. MacCord Sr. and the daughter of the late Harry and Elizabeth Fleshman. She is survived by a son, Howard MacCord Jr. (Alison) of Greensboro, N.C.; tw

Cindy T. Fallen

December 7, 2016

Cindy Sue Tucker Fallen,59, of Nathalie passed away Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at home. She was the wife of David P. Fallen. Cindy was born in South Boston, April 24, 1957, the daughter of Sue D. Tucker of Nathalie and the late W. Marvin Tuck

Catherine C. Gates

December 6, 2016

Catherine Crews Gates, 96, of Gladys passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at home. She was the wife of the late John Gates. Mrs. Gates was born in Halifax County, April 2, 1920 daughter of the late Charles Edwin Crews and Mildred Beasley Crews.

Carter T. White

December 2, 2016

Carter Thomas White, 16, of Aspen Road, Phenix went to be with his Lord and Heavenly Father, Friday, December 2, 2016. Carter was born in Lynchburg, August 28, 2000, son of William Thomas White and Regina Shortt White of Phenix. He was a member

James E. Bailey Jr.

November 28, 2016

James Edward Bailey Jr., 45, of Brookneal passed away Monday, November 28, 2016 at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville. He was the loving husband of Helen Strauss Bailey. J. E. was born in Lynchburg, November 26, 1971, th