Shirley Ann Smith, 70, of Salem, Va., passed away Monday, March 2, 2015. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 5, 2015, at John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home, Salem, Va., 540-389-5441.
Ferdinand Harvey Wilbourne, 94, of Roanoke, died on Saturday, February 14, 2015. He was born in Roanoke on October 17, 1920, a son of Naomi Francis Wright and Herbert Harvey Wilbourne.Funeral Services with Military Honors will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, March 6, 2015 at the Chapel of Light in Evergreen Burial Park, Roanoke. The Reverend Roy Miller and the Reverend Paul Huddle officiating. The famly will greet friends at a celebration reception at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Brandon Oakes.
Edward Franklin Wilson, 69, of Christiansburg, Va., and formerly of Rich Creek, Va., passed away on Monday, March 2, 2015, at his home. Born on March 25, 1945, at Rich Creek, Va., he was the son of the late Beulah Wilson. In addition to his mother he was preceded in death by a son, Grant Meadows.Survivors include his loving wife of 14 years, Sandra Meador Wilson; two sons, Robert and Wayne Wilson of Blacksburg, Va.; daughter, Sherry Cooper and husband, Benny, of Rich Creek, Va.; stepdaughter, Jessica McCraw of Pearisburg, Va.; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and his cocker spaniel, Little Sandy. It was Mr. Wilson's wish to be cremated. Online guestbook can be signed or condolences may be sent to the Wilson family at www.broyles-shrewsbury.com. The family would like to thank the Good Samaritan Hospice for all of their care provided. Arrangements by Broyles - Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown, W.Va., 304-753-4325
William Howard Hackett, 84, of Rocky Mount, passed away Monday, March 2, 2015. Arrangements by Flora Funeral Service & Cremation Center, Rocky Mount, Va., 540-483-3835.