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Friday 08/22/2014
Cotton, Robert G.

Robert G. (Joe) Cotton, of Fredericksburg, went to be wit...

Graham, Robert Franklin

Dr. Robert (Bob) Franklin Graham, DDS, 76, died at his ho...

Hall, Nancy Haynes

Nancy Haynes Hall,82, of Richfield Retirement Community, ...

Hodge, Virginia Dare Spencer

Virginia Dare Spencer Hodge,73, of Barren Springs, passed...

Phlegar, Richard H.

Richard (Dick) H. Phlegar, 88, of Roanoke, passed away on...

Smith, Dolores Bevins

Dolores Bevins (Dolly) Smith, 84, of McCoy, died on Wedne...

Thursday 08/21/2014
Bowles, Wanda Hoback

Wanda Hoback Bowles, 81, of Roanoke, passed away onWednes...

Gryder Sr., Daniel E.

Daniel E. Gryder Sr., 81, of Roanoke, went to be with the...

Sullivan, David Drury

David Drury Sullivan, 77, of Roanoke, Va., died on Monday...

Wednesday 08/20/2014
Campbell, Benjamin C.

Campbell Benjamin C. Benjamin C. (Ben) Campbell, 73, of S...

Parks, Helen Tilson

ParksHelen TilsonMrs. Helen T. Parks started life anew on...

Monday 08/18/2014
Sherrill, Emmett

SHERRILL Emmett Emmett "Pete" Sherrill, 92, of ...

Sunday 08/17/2014
BOWER, Bobby

BOWER Bobby G. Bobby G. Bower, 77, of Salem, passed away ...

Brinkley, William

BRINKLEY William M. William Montgomery Brinkley, 78, of M...

Crowder, Hazel

CROWDER Hazel Gibson Hazel Gibson Crowder, 90, of Botetou...

Thursday 08/14/2014
BLANKENSHIP, Jack

BLANKENSHIP Jack Watson On Monday, August 11, 2014, Jack ...

Tuesday 08/12/2014
HALL, Lois

HALL Lois D. Lois D. Hall, 83, of 433 S. Kinzer Ave., New...

Monday 08/11/2014
Webb, Andrew

WEBB Andrew John Andrew John Webb, 90, passed away Saturd...

Sunday 08/10/2014
DAVIS, Kent

DAVIS Kent E. Sr. Kent E. Davis, Sr., 86, a member of the...

Saturday 08/09/2014
Miller, Dorothy

Miller Dorothy Thompson Dorothy Thompson Miller, 64, of P...

Obituaries in the News

Wednesday 05/28/2014
Maya Angelou touched lives in region

Poet, memoirist and professor Maya Angelou was remembered...

Thursday 05/22/2014
Friends aid with burial expenses for Tomasz Adamowicz

Tomasz Adamowicz was the sort of person who was always sm...

Monday 05/19/2014
Artist Harriet Stokes remembered for her mentoring

Though you could find her art all over the Roanoke Valley...

Monday 04/21/2014
Pioneer in fighting racial and social injustice, Wilma Warren dies

The woman responsible for bringing clean water to the rur...

Recent Obituaries

Friday 08/22/2014
Ames, Michael Edward

Michael Edward (Mike) Ames, 69, of Roanoke, passed away A...

Ayers, Joyce Louise

Joyce Louise Ayers, 54, of Ridgeway, passed away Wednesda...

Banks, Doris Louise Hubbard

Doris Louise Hubbard Banks, 79, of Roanoke, passed away S...

Bowles, Wanda Hoback

Wanda Hoback Bowles, 81, of Roanoke, passed away August 2...

Byrd, Carl Davis

Carl Davis "C. D. " Byrd, 76, of Moneta, passed...

Clark Jr., Aubrey

Aubrey Clark Jr., 70, of Roanoke, passed away Tuesday, Au...

Clark, Dorothy E.

Dorothy E. (Sis King) Clark, 70, of Roanoke, passed away ...

Cline, Paul

Paul (Jiggs) Cline, 78, of Boones Mill, passed away Tuesd...

Cotton, Robert G.

Robert G. (Joe) Cotton, of Fredericksburg, went to be wit...

Crosier, Alice Carner

Alice Carner Crosier, 74, of Dublin, passed away Tuesday,...

Estep, Edith Akers

Edith Akers Estep, 73, of Pulaski, passed away on Wednesd...

GROSS, Harvey L.

In Loving Memory of Harvey L. GROSS To the world you were...

Geisler, Betty Lou

Betty Lou Geisler, of Hillsville, passed away on Wednesda...

Givens, James Arnold

James Arnold Givens, 88, of formely Covington, passed awa...

Graham, Robert Franklin

Dr. Robert (Bob) Franklin Graham, DDS, 76, died at his ho...

Gross, Harvey L.

Harvey L. Gross To the world you were our daddy, to us yo...

Gryder Sr., Daniel E.

Daniel E. Gryder Sr., 81, of Roanoke, passed away August ...

Hall, Nancy Haynes

Nancy Haynes Hall,82, of Richfield Retirement Community, ...

Hildreth, Alice L.

Alice L. Hildreth, 70, of Roanoke, died Thursday, August ...

Hodge, Virginia Dare Spencer

Virginia Dare Spencer Hodge,73, of Barren Springs, passed...

Hopkins, Clarence Reeves

Clarence Reeves Hopkins, 87, of Fieldale, died Thursday, ...

Johns, Peter M.

Peter M. (Pete) Johns, 69, of Lanexa, passed away Thursda...

KAYS, William Robert

KAYS William Robert William Robert Kays, 87, of Fincastle...

Kays, William Robert

William Robert Kays, 87, of Fincastle, passed away August...

Martin, John William

John William Martin, 77, of Fancy Gap, passed away on Aug...

Murphy, Freda Maxine Wilson

Freda Maxine Wilson Murphy, 85, of Roanoke, passed away W...

Nemeth, Belva Guthrie

Belva Guthrie Nemeth, 92, of Roanoke, went to be with the...

Pappas, Robert Clifton

Robert Clifton (Pappy) Pappas, 75, of Radford, VA passed ...

Phlegar, Richard H.

Richard (Dick) H. Phlegar, 88, of Roanoke, passed away on...

Polk, Jimmy Dale

Jimmy Dale Polk, 52, of Sophia, passed away Wednesday, Au...

Robertson, Ruby M.

Ruby M. Robertson, 89, of Boones Mill, passed away August...

Sarver, Tina Marque

Tina Marque Sarver, 42, of Roanoke, passed away Thursday,...

Slough, Helen

Helen Slough, 81, of Buena Vista, passed away on Monday, ...

Smith, Dolores Bevins

Dolores Bevins (Dolly) Smith, 84, of McCoy, died on Wedne...

Snavley, Debra

Debra (Debbie) Snavley, 49, of Dublin, passed away Wednes...

St.Clair, H. June Murray

H. June Murray St.Clair, 92, of Roanoke, passed away Thur...

Stone, Wilda Foster

Wilda Foster Stone, 87, of Sontag, passed away on Tuesday...

Swain Jr., Robert Odell

Robert Odell Swain Jr., 84, of Roanoke, passed away Wedne...

Terry, Maxine Marie Banks

Maxine Marie Banks Terry, 62, of Roanoke, passed away Wed...

Trail, Carolyn Russell

Trail Carolyn Russell Carolyn Russell Trail,65,of Marion,...

Wingate, Melvin Ray

Melvin Ray Wingate,66, of Blacksburg, died onWednesday, A...

Witt, Verner William

Verner William (Henry) Witt, 78, of Salem, passed away Au...

Thursday 08/21/2014
Allison, Cynthia Ann Grumeretz

Cynthia Ann Grumeretz Allison, 59, of Rocky Mount, passed...

Banks, Doris Louise Hubbard

Doris Louise Hubbard Banks, 79, of Roanoke, passed away o...

Bowles, Wanda Hoback

Wanda Hoback Bowles, 81, of Roanoke, passed away onWednes...

Breedlove, Jeffery Bolling

Jeffery Bolling Breedlove, 55, of Buchanan, passed away o...

CLARK, Preston E.

CLARK Preston E. Preston E. Clark, 82, of Troutville, pas...

COLLIER, Barbara

In Loving Memory of Barbara Bolt COLLIER Missing You On Y...

COLLIER, Barbara Bolt

Barbara Bolt COLLIER Missing You On Your First Birthday I...

Campbell, Benjamin C.

Benjamin C. (Ben) Campbell, 73, of Salem, passed away on ...

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