Obituaries

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Bobby Talmadge Howard

January 21, 2022

Bobby Talmadge “Tally” Howard, 54, of Brookneal passed away Friday, January 21, 2022 at home. Tally was born in Lynchburg, April 18, 1967, the son of Nancy Stennette Howard of Brookneal and the late Bobby Joe Howard. He was a member of Unio...
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Cynthia Louise Byrum Holt

January 20, 2022

Cynthia Louise Byrum Holt, 66, of Ringgold passed away Thursday, January 20, 2022 at Piney Forest Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was the wife of William “Bill” Howell Holt. Mrs. Holt was born in Suffolk, November 17, 1955, the daughter...
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Stephan Michael Hines

January 17, 2022

Stephan “Mickey” Michael Hines, 61, of Nathalie passed away January 17, 2022 at the South Boston Health & Rehab Center. Mr. Hines was born in Halifax County, August 15, 1960, son of Marvin Hudnal Hines and Joan Tucker Hines. Mr. Hines was sel...
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Darla Francis Holt

January 14, 2022

Darla Francis Holt, 52, of Brookneal passed away Friday, January 14, 2022 at home. Darla was born in Halifax County, March 22, 1969 daughter of the late James Aaron Holt and Eunice Caroline Francis Holt. She attended Sharon United Methodist Churc...
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Sadie Tibbs Martin

January 12, 2022

Sadie Tibbs Martin, 86, of Lynchburg passed away Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at home. She was the wife first to the late William Jennings, second to the late Jimmy Brown Brightwell, and third to the late James Martin. Mrs. Martin was born in Cam...
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Patricia Diane Burch Walters

January 5, 2022

Patricia Diane Burch Walters, 73, of Brookneal passed away Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of Dennis Walters. Mrs. Walters was born in Fredrick County, Maryland, July 19, 1948, daughter of Grace W...
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Mary Ann Maxey Clements

January 4, 2022

Mary Ann Maxey Clements, 70, of Gladys passed away January 4, 2022 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of Billy Richard Clements. Mrs. Clements was born in Campbell County, March 4, 1951, daughter of the late Walter Lee Maxey an...
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Roger L. Morton

December 20, 2021

Roger Lee Morton, 62, of Nathalie passed away December 20, 2021 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Judy Bomar Morton. Roger Lee Morton was born, August 31, 1959, son of the late Martin Reed Morton and Laura Louise Mason Mo...
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Maxine Jennings Long

December 19, 2021

Maxine Jennings Long, 83, of Forest passed away December 19, 2021 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife, love, and close life companion of Roger Long for over 63 years and an inactive member of Dan River Baptist Church in South Bosto...
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Vicki Williams Brooks

December 16, 2021

Vicki Williams Brooks, 74, of Nathalie passed away Thursday, December 16, 2021 at UVA Medical Center. She was the wife of the late Herbert E. Brooks. Vicki was born in Campbell County, August 18, 1947. She was retired from the Virginia Department...
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Robert Earl Simmons

December 15, 2021

Reverend Robert Earl Simmons, 86, of Nathalie passed away December 15, 2021 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Deborah Thomas Simmons. Robert was born in Buckingham County, May 3, 1935, son of the late William B. Simmons S...

Hilda Jordan Rudder

November 22, 2021

Hilda Jordan Rudder, 89, of Brookneal passed away November 22, 2021 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of the late William Thornton “Bill” Rudder. Mrs. Rudder was born in Charlotte County, September 28, 1932, daughter of th...
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Reginald Blanks St. John

November 17, 2021

Reginald Blanks St. John, 82, of Phenix passed away Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. Mr. St. John was born in Lynchburg, January 18, 1939, son of the late Earl Fisher St. John and Jewel Thomas Blanks St. John. He ...
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Christine Wright Burnett

November 13, 2021

Christine Wright Burnett, 87, of Rustburg passed away Saturday, November 13, 2021 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of the late William Lee Burnette. Mrs. Burnette was born in Campbell County, December 5, 1933, daughter of th...
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Harvey Francis Elder

November 10, 2021

Harvey Francis Elder, 89, of Brookneal passed away Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at home. He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Joyce C. Elder. Harvey was born in Brookneal, July 20, 1932, son of the late Dr. Thornton O. Elder, DVM and In...

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Curtis E. Hamlett, Sr.

November 6, 2021

Curtis E. Hamlett, Sr., 96, of Brookneal passed away Saturday, November 6, 2021 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home, Brookneal. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 76 years, Lula Laughlin Hamlett. Curtis was born in Charlotte County, Augus...

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Fred Bailey Gilliland, Sr

November 6, 2021

Fred Bailey Gilliland Sr. 86 of Rustburg passed away November 6, 2021 in Fresno California. He was the husband of the late “Goldie” Marie Fields Gilliland. Mr. Gilliland was born in Halifax County, March 5, 1935, son of the late Harvey Gillila...
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Charlie Eugene Crews, Sr.

November 4, 2021

Charlie Eugene Crews, Sr. 78, of Brookneal passed away Thursday, November 4, 2021 at home. He was the husband of Inez Hall St. John-Crews. Mr. Crews was born in Halifax County, July 3, 1943 son of the late Charlie Lee Crews and Irene Jennings Cre...
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Mary Kathryn Colley Clowdis

November 4, 2021

Mary Kathryn Colley Clowdis, 94, of Phenix passed away November 4, 2021 at Liberty Ridge Pearls of Life. She was the wife of the late Hugh Baylor Clowdis. Mrs. Clowdis was born in Charlotte County, October 20, 1927, daughter of the late Kenneth E...
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Andrew Jackson

November 1, 2021

Andrew “Buck” Jackson, 73, of Gladys passed away November 1, 2021 at UVA Medical Center. He was the husband of Shirley Ann Wright Jackson. Mr. Jackson was born in Orange County N.C., March 3, 1948 son of the late Ralph Brantley Jackson and th...
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Mattie Mann Maxey

October 31, 2021

Mattie Caroline Mann Maxey, 77, of Brookneal passed away Sunday, October 31, 2021 at home. Mattie was born in Campbell County, April 6, 1944, daughter of the late Robert Andrew Mann and Edna Elder Mann. She attended the Church of God and was ret...
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James Owen Robinson

October 31, 2021

James Owen Robinson, 77, of Charlotte C. H., passed away Sunday, October 31, 2021 at Heritage Hall Nursing Home in Brookneal. He was the husband of Donna Martin Robinson. Mr. Robinson was born in Moncton New Brunswick, Canada, January 11, 1944 so...
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Iris Juanita Williams Foster

October 30, 2021

Iris Juanita Williams Foster, 89, of Gladys passed away Saturday, October 30, 2021 at home. She was the wife of the late Bert Ray Foster. Mrs. Foster was born in Campbell County, February 10, 1932, daughter of the late Edward Garland Williams and...
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Dean Marston Roach Carwile

October 30, 2021

Dean Marston Roach Carwile 95, of Phenix, died peacefully on October 30, 2021 with her children, Tony and Becky by her side. Dean was born in Red House on November 24, 1925 to the late Malcom and Leona Marston. She was preceded in death by her husba...

Lucky James Barksdale

October 30, 2021

Lucky James “Hoopie” Barksdale, 76, of Phenix, VA passed away Saturday, October 30, 2021. He is survived by his sons, Tony Lynn Barksdale (Diane) of Keysville, VA, James Michael Barksdale (Jo Lynn) of Charlotte, NC and his daughter, Dr. Rhonda...