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Thursday 09/18/2014
Brown, Donald Lee

Donald Lee Brown, 62, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, Sep...

Kelly, Terry Wayne

Terry Wayne Kelly, 62, of Buchanan, passed away Tuesday, ...

Mitchell, John Marshall

John Marshall Mitchell, 84, formerly of Roanoke,recently ...

Osborne, Caroline

A true Renaissance woman, Caroline Osborne, of Taylorstow...

Weddle, Doras C.

Doras C. (Tomcat) Weddle, 74, of Roanoke, went to be with...

Wednesday 09/17/2014
Claybrook Sr., Jimmie Clifton

Jimmie Clifton Claybrook Sr., of Goodview, made his last ...

LeFlore, Janie

Janie LeFlore, of Roanoke, was born on June 20, 1915, to ...

Marshall, Johnny Ray

Johnny Ray Marshall, 47, of Willis, passed away on Saturd...

Smith, Ellen Yvonne Cook

Ellen Yvonne Cook Smith, 62, of Christiansburg, died on M...

Williams, Ronald Eugene

Ronald Eugene Williams, 60, of Roanoke, passed away on Su...

Tuesday 09/16/2014
Edwards, George Cecil

Mr. George Cecil Edwards, of Union Hall, Va., went to his...

Fisher, Faye Perry

Faye Perry Fisher, 77, of Montvale, passed away on Sunday...

Harris, Maxwell Kenney

MaxwellKenney (Mack) Harris of Salem, passed away on Sund...

Kirby, Carol W.

Carol W. Kirby, 94, of Alexandria, Va., passed away on Th...

Martin, Gilmer Edward

Gilmer Edward Martin, 81, of Roanoke, died on Sunday, Sep...

Thompson Jr., William M.

William M. Thompson Jr., 88, of Roanoke, passed away peac...

Monday 09/15/2014
Ayers Sr., Glen Lewis

Ayers Sr. Glen Lewis Glen Lewis Ayers Sr., 81, of Buchana...

Hankins, Betty Ray Webster

Betty Ray Webster Hankins, formerly of Salem,died Saturda...

Sunday 09/14/2014
Porterfield, Debra Lynn

Debra Lynn Porterfield, 55, of Roanoke, passed away sudde...

Richardson, William Webster

William (Bill) Webster Richardson,60, of Blacksburg, died...

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

Thursday 09/18/2014
Agee, William Roy "Bill"

William Roy "Bill" Agee 1946 ~ 2013 Happy Birth...

Brown, Donald Lee

Donald Lee Brown, 62, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, Sep...

Clark, Lera Ellen

Lera Ellen Clark, 76, of Martinsville, died Tuesday, Sept...

Claybrook Sr., Jimmie Clifton

Jimmie Clifton Claybrook Sr., of Goodview, Va., passed aw...

Covey, Marshall Grant

Marshall Grant Covey, 61, of Woodlawn, passed away Tuesda...

Cox, Lavonne Faye

Lavonne Faye Cox, 72, of Roanoke, passed away peacefully ...

Dudley, Macaluso Juan

Macaluso Juan "Jeri" Dudley, 83, of Roanoke, pa...

Dunnigan Sr., Robert Howard

Robert Howard (Bobby) Dunnigan Sr., 68, of Dublin, passed...

Durham, Ivory Buddy

Ivory Buddy Durham, 72, of Roanoke, passed away Tuesday, ...

Ferguson, Kathy Ann

Kathy Ann Ferguson, 63, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, S...

Fowlkes, Corbin Anthony Lee

Corbin Anthony Lee Fowlkes, of Pulaski, Va., infant son o...

Hackler, Marvin Glen

Marvin Glen Hackler, 83, of Wytheville, died Tuesday, Sep...

Ham, Barbara Anne

Barbara Anne (Booty) Ham, 66, of Martinsville, died Tuesd...

Hixon, Betty Jo

Betty Jo Hixon, 82, of Radford, Va., passed away on Tuesd...

John Quincy, Public

John Quincy Public Public (Homer) John Quincy, 78, of Ric...

Jones, Margaret Proffit

Margaret Proffit Jones, 94, of Roanoke passed away on Tue...

Kelly, Terry Wayne

Terry Wayne Kelly, 62, of Buchanan, passed away Tuesday, ...

Marshall, Johnny Ray

Johnny Ray Marshall, 47, of Willis, passed away Saturday,...

Medley, Douglas

Douglas Medley, 70, of Newport, passed away Monday, Septe...

Meredith, Mayme Minnick

Mayme Minnick Meredith,87, of Christiansburg, died Monday...

Mitchell, John Marshall

John Marshall Mitchell, 84, formerly of Roanoke,recently ...

Moore, Debbie Adams

Debbie Adams Moore, 58, of Gretna, died Wednesday, Septem...

Osborne, Caroline

A true Renaissance woman, Caroline Osborne, of Taylorstow...

Overstreet, Bettie Arthur

Bettie Arthur Overstreet, 91, of Bedford, passed away Tue...

Pingry, Faye Byrd

Faye Byrd Pingry, 82, of Martinsville, died Wednesday, Se...

Pollard, Louise Early

Louise Early Pollard, of Galax, passed away Saturday Sept...

Sayers, Betty J.

Betty J. Sayers of Wytheville, passed away Saturday, Sept...

Shelton, Janie Meadows

Janie Meadows Shelton, 85, of Gretna, died Wednesday, Sep...

Shepard, Willard Elon

Willard Elon Shepard,90, of Crockett, passed away Tuesday...

Stevens, Maggie Lou

Maggie Lou Stevens, 76, of Roanoke, passed away Monday Se...

Weddle, Doras C.

Doras C. (Tomcat) Weddle, 74, of Roanoke, went to be with...

Weeks, Mary Ethel Wade

Mary Ethel Wade Weeks, 94, of willis, passed away Tuesday...

Wednesday 09/17/2014
Bartlett, Hazel Ruth

Hazel Ruth Bartlett, 85, of Galax, passed away Monday, Se...

Brown, Donald Lee

Donald Lee Brown, 62, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, Sep...

Campbell, Susan Marie

Susan Marie Campbell, 50, of Roanoke, passed away on Thur...

Charlton Jr., McAlster Hugo

McAlster Hugo (Mac) Charlton Jr., 66, of Radford, passed ...

Clarke, Carl Woody

Carl Woody Clarke, 75, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, Se...

Claybrook Sr., Jimmie Clifton

Jimmie Clifton Claybrook Sr., of Goodview, made his last ...

Cooley, Raleigh M.

Raleigh M. Cooley, 90, of Hillsville, passed away on Sund...

Cox, Lavonne Faye

Lavonne Faye Cox, 72, of Roanoke, passed away Tuesday, Se...

Dameron, Lawana Jackson

Lawana Jackson Dameron, 73, of Covington, passed away Tue...

Dudley, Macaluso Juan

Macaluso Juan Dudley, 83, of Roanoke, passed away Monday,...

Dunnigan Sr, Robert Howard

Robert (Bobby) Howard Dunnigan, Sr. of Dublin passed away...

Evans, Gloria Jean Moore

Gloria Jean Moore Evans, 64, of Ferrum, passed away Tuesd...

Farmer, Delilah V. Jones

Delilah V. Jones Farmer, 79, of Marion, Va., passed away ...

Ferguson, Kathy Ann

Kathy Ann Ferguson, 63, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, S...

Fowlkes, Corbin Anthony Lee

Corbin Anthony Lee Fowlkes, of Pulaski, passed away Monda...

Garrison, Dorothy Adams

Dorothy Adams Garrison, 89, of Roanoke, passed away on Mo...

Griffith, Elsie Ingram

Elsie Ingram Griffith, 89, of Bedford, died Tuesday, Sept...

Gwynn, Jeanie R.

Jeanie R. Gwynn, of Rocky Mount, passed away Friday, Sept...

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