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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...

Gloria Mays Tuggle

October 14, 2021

Gloria Mays Tuggle, 77, of Rustburg passed away Thursday, October 14, 2021 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Eugene A. Tuggle. Mrs. Tuggle was born in Bedford County, July 13, 1944, daughter of the late Walter Car...
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Bernice Mays Johnson Jean

October 11, 2021

Bernice Mays Johnson Jean, 74, of Brookneal passed away Monday, October 11, 2021 peacefully at her home. She was the wife of the late George Robert Jean, Jr. Bernice was born in Amherst County, May 7, 1947, daughter of the late Hazel W. Johnson a...
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Ray Leaford Owen

October 8, 2021

Ray L Owen rejoined his wife of sixty-four years on October 8, 2021, passing at Liberty Ridge Assisted Living in Lynchburg. He was 89 years old. The son of Robert Thomas Owen and Cora Lee (Slater) Owen, he was born in Halifax County Virginia. He w...

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Robert Clark Marshall

September 22, 2021

Robert “Bob” Marshall, 82, of Lynchburg passed away Wednesday, September 22, 2021 in his home at Westminster Canterbury Retirement Community. He was the husband first to the late Barbara Anderson Marshall, second to the late Peggy Durham Marshall...
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Bruce Allen Wade

September 20, 2021

Bruce Allen Wade, 86, went to meet Jesus on September 20, 2021. He was born September 12, 1935 in Halifax County, a son of the late Joseph Eldridge Wade and the late Mary Francis Wade. He was married to Jackie Anderson Wade, who survives. They celebr...
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Shann Allen Hancock

September 6, 2021

Shann Allen Hancock, 40, of Nathalie passed away Monday, September 6, 2021. He was the husband of Brandee Taylor Hancock. Shann was born in Halifax County, March 8, 1981, son of the late Dean Allen Hancock and Wanda Richardson Hancock. He was a l...
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Amber Leigh Carpenter

September 4, 2021

Amber Leigh Carpenter, 39, of Fredericksburg passed away Saturday, September 4, 2021 at Inova Fairfax Hospital. Amber was born in Fairfax, March 22, 1982, the daughter of Jeffrey D. Carpenter of Gladys and Lisa M. Ames of Alexandria. She was a s...
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Mattie Caroline Hancock Ashby

August 29, 2021

Mattie Caroline Hancock Ashby, 78, of Gladys passed away Sunday, August 29, 2021 at home. She was the wife of Aylor William Ashby, Jr. Mrs. Ashby was born in Halifax County, December 6, 1943, daughter of the late Richard “Dick” Hancock and Ma...
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Shelley Crabtree Francis

August 29, 2021

Shelley Crabtree Francis, 61, of Brookneal passed away Sunday, August 29, 2021 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of David Allen Francis. Shelley was born in Halifax County, March 6, 1960, daughter of Annie Mae Laughlin Crabtr...


Murrell Thomas Claybrook

August 26, 2021

Murrell Thomas Claybrook, 90, of Lynchburg passed away Thursday, August 26, 2021, peacefully at home. He was the husband of Joyce Fariss Claybrook for 66 years. Mr. Claybrook was born in Charlotte County, January 27, 1931, son of the late Richard...

Audrey Stevens Fisher

August 25, 2021

Audrey Stevens Fisher, 83, of L. P. Bailey Memorial Highway, Nathalie passed away Wednesday, August 25, 2021 at Commonwealth Senior Living in South Boston. She was the wife of the late DeWitt Ray Fisher. Mrs. Fisher was born in Campbell County, A...
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Bettie Arlene Mann Smith

August 23, 2021

Bettie Arlene Mann Smith, 80, of Brookneal passed away, peacefully at the home of her daughter, Monday, August 23, 2021. She was the wife first to the late Frank W. Mann and second to the late Walter Smith. Bettie was born in Charlotte County, Ju...
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Kenneth Dale Short

August 12, 2021

Kenneth Dale “Ken” Short, 58, of Cody went to be with the Lord on Thursday, August 12, 2021 at his home. He was the husband of Diane Dalton Short, who kept him at their home during 2 weeks of hospice care. Mr. Short was born in Halifax County...
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Mark Nathan Francis

August 2, 2021

Mark Nathan Francis, 59, of Gladys passed away peacefully at home on Monday, August 2, 2021. He was the husband of Leigh Ann Jones Francis for 33 years. Mark was born in Lynchburg, November 13, 1961 the son of R. Lewis Francis and Betty Ann Adams...
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Elizabeth Carolyn Hailey Moses

July 24, 2021

Elizabeth Carolyn Hailey Moses, 67, of Rustburg passed away Saturday, Jul 24, 2021 at home. She was the wife of Herbert H. Moses III. Carolyn was born in Halifax County, March 15, 1954, daughter of the late Charlie Edward Hailey Sr. and Mildred C...
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Donald Wayne Bomar, Sr.

July 19, 2021

Donald Wayne Bomar, Sr.,59, of Nathalie passed away on Monday, July 19, 2021, at Berry Hill Health and Rehab Center. Donald was born March 20, 1962, in Halifax County, son of the late Leroy and Mary Taylor Bomar. He worked for himself as a logger...
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Gary Wynn Colbert

July 11, 2021

Gary Wynn Colbert, 75, of Brookneal passed away on July 11, 2021, at home with his family by his side. He was the loving husband of Teresa “Terry” Lusardi Colbert for 52 years. Gary was born January 15, 1946, in Naruna, son of the late Lester ...

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Marvin Russell Harper

July 9, 2021

Marvin Russell Harper, 85, of Madison Heights, passed away Friday, July 9, 2021 at Forest Health and Rehab Center. He was the husband of Ida Mae “Polly” Hamlett Harper. Mr. Harper was born in Campbell County, January 18, 1936, son of the late...

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Walter Dale Gilliam

July 5, 2021

Walter Dale Gilliam, 52, of Lynchburg passed away Monday, July 5, 2021 in Botetourt County. Dale was born in Halifax County, July 15, 1968, the son of Paul T. Gilliam and Kate Hines Gilliam of Brookneal. He was a member of Union Hill Baptist Chu...

Joyce Helene Shuhy

July 4, 2021

Joyce Helen Shuhy, 69, of Lynchburg passed away Sunday, July 4, 2021 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. Joyce was born in Port Chester, New York, January 23, 1952, daughter of the late Emil Shuhy and Helen Clementine Serafin Shuhy. She was a ...
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William Alexander Brown

July 3, 2021

William Alexander “Bill” Brown, 72, of Phenix passed away Saturday, July 3, 2021 at Centra Gretna Medical Center. He was the husband of Gretchen Dawson Brown. Bill was born in Charlotte County, July 13, 1948, son of the late William Francis B...


Roger Lee Lawhorne

June 24, 2021

Roger Lee Lawhorne, 71, of Brookneal passed away Thursday June 24, 2021, after a short bout with cancer. Roger was born in Lynchburg August 27, 1949, son of the late Earl Frances Lawhorne and Ella Rosalie (Zadie) Lawhorne. He is also preceded...