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Friday 04/18/2014
COOPER, Margaret Ann McInturff

Margaret Anne McInturff Cooper, 85, of Roanoke, passed aw...

ETZLER, Dorothy Noffsinger

Dorothy Noffsinger Etzler, 95, of Troutville, Va., passed...

GEORGE, Lucy Walker Clements Earley

Lucy George, 79, went to be with her Lord and Savior on T...

OVERMAN, Doug Ray

Doug Ray Overman, CAPT, USN, (RET), age 78, of Moneta, we...

WATSON, John Ellis

John Ellis Watson, 91, of Roanoke, died Wednesday, April ...

Thursday 04/17/2014
BISHOP, Marlin Eugene

Marlin Eugene Bishop 78, of Riner, went to be with his Lo...

TALLEY, Caroline Oakey

2/14/1937-4/11/2014 Caroline Oakey Talley, devoted mother...

Wednesday 04/16/2014
BROWN, Barbara C.

Babs Brown who resided in Radford but was a life long res...

BROWN, Gladys Dyer O'Neil

On Friday, April 11, 2014, God destined that our beloved ...

CARTER, Mable Sharree

August 3, 1945-April 13, 2014 Mable Sharree Carter, a fai...

HALE, George Tyler

George Tyler Hale, 69, of Riner, passed away on Monday, A...

Tuesday 04/15/2014
BLUE, Beatrice Altizer

Beatrice Altizer Blue, our loving wife and mother went ho...

CROCKETT, Sally Fishburn

Roanoke civic leader Sally Fishburn Crockett died on Sund...

FISHER, Margaret Wray Webster

Margaret Wray Webster Fisher, 93, of Vinton, completed he...

HEINEMANN, Irwin Beverly

Irwin Beverly (I.B.) Heinemann, age 82, of Roanoke, passe...

Kempa, Loren D.

Rev. Loren D. Kempa, 70, of Bent Mountain, Virginia, went...

SOWERS, Vera Mae (Naff)

Vera Mae (Naff) Sowers, 93, of Roanoke, Va., formerly of ...

WATTS, Karen T.

Mrs. Karen T. "Sissy" Watts, of Glasgow Va., tr...

Monday 04/14/2014
Simmons, Norman M.

Norman M. Simmons, 83, of Christiansburg, went to be with...

TALLEY, Caroline Oakey

2/14/1937-4/11/2014 Caroline Oakey Talley, devoted mother...

Obituaries in the News

Wednesday 04/09/2014
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Monday 03/17/2014
Surgeon Robert Keeley kept busy, but made time for needy

Roanoke lost its true Renaissance man when Dr. Robert Kee...

Thursday 03/06/2014
Roanoke County man honors wife in full-page obituary

Bud Dudley took his wife to Emeritus at Cave Spring, an a...

Monday 02/24/2014
Businessman A. Byron Smith led Roanoke’s civil rights push

A. Byron Smith decided as a young man growing up in Danvi...

Recent Obituaries

Friday 04/18/2014
ADAMS, James E.

James E. Adams, 72, of Bassett, died April 11, 2014. All ...

ASHWELL, Bobbie Wayne

Bobbie Wayne Ashwell, 85, of Lynch Station, passed away T...

BOHON, Janet Smallwood

Janet Smallwood Bohon, 60, of Copper Hill, passed away Tu...

CHISOM, Mary Elizabeth Dalton

Mary Elizabeth Dalton Chisom, 90, of Blue Ridge, passed a...

COOPER, Margaret Ann McInturff

Margaret Anne McInturff Cooper, 85, of Roanoke, passed aw...

EGGLESTON, David Quinn

David Quinn Eggleston, 84, of Salem, passed away peaceful...

ENGLISH, Al Snow

Al Snow English, 53, of Gretna, died Thursday, April 17, ...

ETZLER, Dorothy Noffsinger

Dorothy Noffsinger Etzler, 95, of Troutville, Va., passed...

FAINTER, Kimberly Susan

Kimberly Susan Fainter, 47, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, Apr...

FOSTER, Jack Cleveland

Jack Cleveland Foster, 81, of Bassett, died on Thursday, ...

FRENCH, John Henry

John Henry French, 66, of Bland, passed away Wednesday, A...

GEORGE, Lucy Walker Clements Earley

Lucy George, 79, went to be with her Lord and Savior on T...

JARVIS, Regena G.

Regena G. Jarvis, 79, of Glade Hill, died Tuesday, April ...

KEATTS, Cecil Bennett Jr.

Cecil Bennett Keatts Jr., 70, of Hurt, died Thursday, Apr...

LEE, Lillis Ira Doyle

Lillis Ira Doyle Lee, 98, of Salem, passed away Tuesday, ...

LEGAULT, Doris Ann Davidson

Doris Ann LeGault, 75, of Hardy, passed away Monday, Apri...

LOWMAN, John R.

John R. Lowman, of Botetourt County, passed away on Thurs...

MAYHEW, George Ray

George Ray Mayhew, 81, of Bedford, meet the Lord Jesus We...

MAYORSHI, Frank Bruce

Frank Bruce Mayorshi, 77, of Roanoke, passed away April 1...

MORRIS, Dixie Lee

Dixie Lee Morris, 77, of Roanoke, died April 12, 2014. Sh...

OVERMAN, Doug Ray

Doug Ray Overman, CAPT, USN, (RET), age 78, of Moneta, we...

PAIGE, William McKinley

William (Bill) McKinley Paige, 63, of Salem, passed away ...

PLOGGER, Marjorie Knick

Marjorie Knick Plogger, 81, of Lexington, passed away Tue...

RICE, Robert Adolphus

Robert Adolphus (Byrd) Rice, 79, of Roanoke, passed away ...

SHARP, Erma Leona

Erma Leona Sharp, 78, of Woodlawn, passed away Wednesday,...

STEVENS, Betty Grimes

Betty Grimes Stevens, 82, of Galax, died Thursday, April ...

VAUGHT, Diane Spencer

Diane Spencer Vaught, 54, of Rocky Mount, died April 17, ...

WATSON, John Ellis

John Ellis Watson, 91, of Roanoke, died Wednesday, April ...

WEBSTER, Charles Marvin

Charles Marvin Webster, 100, of Greenfield, Ind., and Fra...

WILSON, Leigh Ann

On Wednesday, April 16, 2014, our beloved Leigh Ann Wilso...

WOOD, Kathleen

Kathleen Wood, 87, of Richmond, and formerly Salem, went ...

Thursday 04/17/2014
BELL, Tammy Sue

Tammy Sue Bell, age 50, of Christiansburg, passed away Tu...

BISHOP, Marlin Eugene

Marlin Eugene Bishop 78, of Riner, went to be with his Lo...

BOOZE, Richard Phillip

Richard (Red) Phillip Booze, 56, of Williamsville, former...

BROWN, Gladys Dyer O'Neil

Gladys Dyer O'Neil Brown, of Roanoke, passed away Friday,...

CARTER, Mable Sharree

Mable Sharree Carter, passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014....

CHESSER, Verna Mae

Verna Mae Chesser, 80, of Galax, died Monday, April 14, 2...

CHISOM, Mary Elizabeth Dalton

Mary Elizabeth Dalton Chisom, 90, of Blue Ridge, passed a...

COOPER, Margaret Anne

Margaret Anne Cooper, of Roanoke, passed away on Wednesda...

ENGLISH, George Lewis

George Lewis English, age 72, of Moneta, died April 15, 2...

FAINTER, Kimberly Susan

Kimberly Susan Fainter, 47, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, Apr...

FLOWERS, Alice Marie Hicks

Alice Marie Hicks Flowers, 58, of Elliston, passed away o...

GRAVELY, Andrew Lee

Andrew Lee Gravely, 88, of Collinsville, passed away Wedn...

HALE, George Tyler

George Tyler Hale, 69, of Riner, passed away on Monday, A...

LEE, Lillis Ira Doyle

Lillis Ira Doyle Lee, 98, of Salem, passed away Tuesday, ...

MAYHEW, George Ray

George Ray Mayhew, 81, of Bedford, died Wednesday. Arrang...

MAYORSHI, Frank Bruce

Frank Bruce Mayorshi, 77, of Roanoke, passed away Tuesday...

MOHAUPT, Anne Middleton

Anne Middleton (Ward) Mohaupt, 70, left us on April 7, 20...

MYERS, Judy Gail Hayes

Judy Gail Hayes Myers, 55, of Huddleston, passed away on ...

OVERMAN, Douglas Ray

Douglas Ray Overman, of Moneta, passed away Monday, April...

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