Obituaries

Judy Myers Hutson

January 17, 2021

Judy Myers Hutson, 61, of Youngsville, N. C. passed away Sunday, January 17, 2021 at the home of her son in Louisburg, N.C. Mrs. Hutson was born in South Boston, October 2, 1959, a daughter of Josephine Lloyd Lankford of Pamplin and the late Carl

Fannie Odell Jones Wright

January 13, 2021

Fannie Odell Jones Wright, 99, of Gladys went to be with Lord on Wednesday, January 13, 2021. Born on March 10, 1921, she was the daughter of the late William Jackson Jones and Hattie Dalton Jones. Odell was blessed to be born in a large, loving, C

Melvin B Jennings

January 8, 2021

Melvin Burton Jennings, 72, of Brookneal passed away Friday, January 8, 2021 at Autumn Care of Altavista. He was the husband of the late Barbara Soos Jennings. Mr. Jennings was born in Oklahoma, February 7, 1948 son of the late Kellis Burton Jenn

Betty Hodnett Jackson

January 7, 2021

Betty Hodnett Jackson, 86, of Midlothian passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Johnston-Willis Hospital in Richmond. She was the wife of Richard B. Jackson of Midlothian. Mrs. Jackson was born in Halifax County, October 5, 1934, daughter of th

Audrey Turner Wiley

January 6, 2021

Audrey Turner Wiley, 79, of South Boston passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at Wake Medical Center in North Carolina. She was the wife first to the late Oman Wiley and second to Richard Harold Paul. Mrs. Wiley was born in North Carolina, Nove

George Terrell Connelly, Jr.

January 5, 2021

George Terrell Connelly, Jr (Tim), 76, of Gladys, passed away Tuesday January 5, 2021. He was born the only child of George Terrell Connelly and Lois Connelly. Tim is survived by his wife, Judie Connelly, his son, Terry Connelly (wife Sara), his daug

Nellie Hamlett Price

January 3, 2021

Nellie Hamlett Price, 91, of Brookneal passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home in Brookneal. She was the wife of the late Edwin “E.T.” Price. Mrs. Price was born in Charlotte County, May 7, 1929, a daughter of the la

Imogene Hamlett Scott

December 27, 2020

Imogene Hamlett Scott, 89, of Rustburg passed away Sunday, December 27, 2020 at The Elms of Lynchburg. Mrs. Scott was born in Charlotte County, July 16, 1931, a daughter of the late Daniel Lee Hamlett, Jr. and Pearl Imogene Hamlette Hamlett. S

Christine Overstreet Compton

December 24, 2020

Christine Overstreet Compton, 87, of Lynchburg passed away Thursday, December 24, 2020 at the Accordius Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Edwin Compton. Mrs. Compton was born in Charlotte County, October 16, 1933 a daughter of the late J

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Edward Franklin Lair

December 16, 2020

Edward Franklin Lair, 86, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on December 16, 2020, just one day before his birthday. He was the husband of the late Alice Louise Lair for 53 years. Mr. Lair was born on December 17, 1933, a so

Sue Burton Scott

December 14, 2020

Sue Burton Scott, 94, of Gladys passed away Monday, December 14, 2020, at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of the late John Hudson Scott, Jr. Mrs. Scott was born in Halifax County, July 26, 1926, a daughter of the late Robert L

Russell Melvin Tuck

December 14, 2020

Reverend Russell Melvin Tuck, 78, of Rustburg passed Monday, December 14, 2020 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Ladora Smith Tuck. Mr. Tuck was born in Halifax County, June 22, 1942, a son of the late Alfred Napoleon Tu

Margaret Anderson "Peggy Rose" Woodell

December 12, 2020

Margaret Anderson Woodell, known as Peggy Rose of Brookneal, VA died on December 12th, 2020 at the age of 89. She was born on April 4th, 1931 in South Boston, VA. She was preceded in death by her parents Roy E. Anderson and Gertrude H. Anderson,

Anice Dalton Wright

December 11, 2020

Anice Dalton Wright, 94, of Brookneal passed away Friday, December 11, 2020 a home. She was the wife of the late Walter R. Wright. Mrs. Wright was born in High Point, N. C., December 12, 1925, a daughter of the late George N. Dalton and Evie Perk

Mary Hines Parker

November 25, 2020

Mary Hines Parker, 90, of Nathalie passed away Wednesday, November 25, 2020 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home in Brookneal. She was the wife of the late Samuel J. Parker. Mrs. Parker was born in Halifax County, January 17, 1930, daughter of the late

Annie B Speight

November 3, 2020

Annie B Speight,90, of Lynchburg passed away Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at Liberty Ridge Pearls of Life. Annie was born in Wilson, N.C., August 2, 1930, daughter of the late Charlie Jasper Speight and Nettie Mae Eason Speight. She was a member o

Jerry Thomas Rudd, Sr.

October 30, 2020

Jerry Thomas “Tommy” Rudd, Sr., 56, of Nathalie passed away Friday, October 30, 2020 at Duke University Hospital. Jerry was born in Halifax County, August 20, 1964, son of the late Charlie William Rudd and Barbara Francis Rudd. He was a mem

Virginia Martin Womack

October 28, 2020

Virginia Martin Womack, 75, of Halifax passed away Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at the Woodview. She was the wife of the late Harold Dean Womack. Mrs. Womack was born in Halifax County, April 10, 1945, a daughter of the late Leonard George Martin

Sandra Jackson Fay

October 22, 2020

Sandra Jackson Fay went to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 22, 2020. She was the wife of Ronald Fay. Mrs. Fay was born in Campbell County, July 24, 1949, a daughter of the late Charlie Ray Jackson and Thelsie Rice Jackson. She was a long-t

Estelle Woosley Childress

October 18, 2020

Estelle Woosley Childress, 93, of Nathalie passed away Sunday, October 18, 2020 at The Carrington in Lynchburg. She was the wife of the late Jack Lovelace Childress, Sr. Mrs. Childress was born in Halifax County, May 3, 1927, the daughter of the

George Irving Shumaker, Jr.

October 17, 2020

George Irving Shumaker, Jr., 70, of Brookneal passed away Saturday, October 17, 2020 at home. George was born in Farmville, June 29, 1950, the son of Josephine “Daisy” Harris Shumaker of Brookneal and the late George Irving Shumaker, Sr. He w

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John C. Bullen, Jr.

October 17, 2020

John C. Bullen Jr., 89, of Glady passed away Saturday, October 17, 2020 at Commonwealth Assisted Living, South Boston. John was born in Red Bay, Alabama on February 12, 1931, the son of the late John C. Bullen, Sr. and Helen Pilley Bullen. He was

Janie Seamster Adkins

October 11, 2020

Janie Seamster Adkins, 87, of Brookneal passed away Sunday, October 11, 2020 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home in Brookneal. She was the wife first to the late Haywood Coates Seamster and second to the late Roy Adkins. Mrs. Adkins was born in Pittsyl

Maxine Hunter Bentley-Martin

October 4, 2020

Maxine Hunter Bentley-Martin, 87, of Gladys passed away Sunday, October 4, 2020 at Accordius Health of Lynchburg. She was the wife first to the late Harvey M. “T” Bentley and second to the late Carlyle Martin. Maxine was born in Campbell Coun

Dawn Renee Peak Mills

September 30, 2020

Dawn Renee Peak Mills, 37, of Lynchburg passed away Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. Dawn was born in Lynchburg, October 8, 1982 a daughter of Glen Peak of Bedford and June Adkins Overstreet (Calvin) of Brookneal