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Sunday 04/20/2014
KENNETT, Dossie Powell

Dossie Powell Kennett, 91, of Glade Hill, passed away Fri...

RICHARD, Leonard R. Jr.

Leonard (Bob) R. Richard Jr., 69, of Summerfield, Fla., w...

WEBSTER, Charles Marvin

Charles Marvin Webster, 100, formerly of Rocky Mount, pas...

Saturday 04/19/2014
ASHWELL, Bobbie Wayne

Bobbie Wayne Ashwell, 84, of Huddleston, passed away on T...

LOWMAN, John Robert

John Robert Lowman, 72, of Roanoke, Va., went to be with ...

PAIGE, William McKinley (Bill)

William (Bill) McKinley Paige, 63 of Salem, formerly of B...

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...

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Thursday 03/06/2014
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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

Sunday 04/20/2014
BARNETTE, James Douglas

James Douglas Barnette, 70, passed away on April 16, 2014...

BEANE, Frances Lee

Frances Lee Beane, 84, of Roanoke, passed away Saturday, ...

Breeding, Lois Songer

Lois Songer Breeding, 70, of Pembroke died Saturday, Apri...

Brock, Imogene Short

Imogene Short Brock, 86, of Pembroke, died Friday, April ...

Colvin, Anita Sue

Anita Sue Colvin, 55, of Roanoke, passed away Saturday, A...

Cupp, David Edward

David Edward Cupp, 43, of Christiansburg, died, Saturday,...

DALTON, Nelson J.

Nelson J. Dalton, of San Antonio, Texas, passed away Apri...

Fields, William Joe

William Joe Fields, 79, of Pulaski, passed away Friday, A...

GROGAN, Owen M. Jr.

The family of Owen M. Grogan Jr. would like to express sp...

HALL, Gary Wayne

Gary Wayne Hall, 69, of Jacksonville, Fla., formerly of R...

Hancock, Reginald R.

Reginald R. Hancock, 90, of Floyd, passed away Saturday, ...

Hendricks, Shirley Temple Adkins

Shirley Temple Adkins Hendricks, age 77 of Greenbrier, AR...

KENNETT, Dossie Powell

Dossie Powell Kennett, 91, of Glade Hill, passed away Fri...

KINDER, Neal Junior

Neal Junior Kinder, 76, of Curve Road, Pearisburg, depart...

Landreth, Ruth Aileene Crowder

Ruth Aileene Crowder Landreth, 75, of Fries, died Friday,...

MARTIN, Catherine Frances Robertson

Catherine Frances Robertson Martin, 89, of Penhook, died ...

MARTIN, James Lynwood

James (Jim) Lynwood Martin, 74, of Christiansburg, crosse...

MacMackin, Geraldine Keith

Geraldine Keith MacMackin, 81, of Shawsville passed away ...

ORTIZ, Wilma G.

Heaven gained another angel on Friday, April 18, 2014, wh...

PAIGE, William McKinley

William (Bill) McKinley Paige, 63, of Salem, formerly of ...

POSKOCIL, Arthur

Dr. Arthur Poskocil, 75, of Roanoke, died at Lady of the ...

Patterson, Jean Birch

Jean Birch Patterson, 91, formerly of Vinton, passed away...

Perdieu, Virginia Dare McRoy

Virginia Dare McRoy Perdieu, 87 of Roanoke was reunited w...

Powell, Gary Wayne Sr.

Gary Wayne Powell, Sr. ,44, of Sandy Level died Friday, A...

REILLY, Rosemarie Gleason

Rosemarie Reilly, 87, formerly of Cobleskill, N.Y., recen...

RICHARD, Leonard R. Jr.

Leonard (Bob) R. Richard Jr., 69, of Summerfield, Fla., w...

ROBERTSON, Marie Hazelwood

Marie Hazelwood Robertson, 88, of Martinsville, died Frid...

Solomon, Jane Bruce Willis

Jane Bruce Willis Solomon, 83, of Covington, died, April ...

TWEEDY, James Vernard

James Vernard Tweedy, 87 of Huddleston, passed away Frida...

WEBSTER, Charles Marvin

Charles Marvin Webster, 100, formerly of Rocky Mount, pas...

WILSON, Waymon Morgan

Waymon Morgan Wilson, 80, of age of Rocky Mount, went hom...

Wade, Alonza Thomas

Alonza Thomas Wade, 96, of Vinton, passed away Saturday, ...

Young, Benny Jerald

Benny Jerald Young, 60, of Rocky Mount, passed away Frida...

Saturday 04/19/2014
ASHWELL, Bobbie Wayne

Bobbie Wayne Ashwell, 84, of Huddleston, passed away on T...

BISHOP, Marlin Eugene

Marlin Eugene Bishop, 78, of Riner, passed away on Tuesda...

BOWYER, Lizzie Bell Caldwell

Lizzie Bell Caldwell Bowyer, 90, of Bedford, passed away ...

CARNERA, Andrew Joseph Sr.

Andrew Joseph Carnera Sr., 77, of Roanoke, passed away on...

CHESTER, Roy Everett

Roy Everett Chester, 70, of Lexington, died on Thursday, ...

DeLOATCH, Mark Curtis

Mark Curtis DeLoatch, 54, of Martinsville, died Tuesday, ...

GEORGE, Lucy

Lucy George, 79, of Roanoke, passed away Tuesday, April 1...

HANCOCK, Audrey Basil

Audrey Basil Hancock, 89, of New Castle, died Monday, Apr...

HICKS, Alfred James

Alfred James Hicks, 88, of Hot Springs, died Thursday, Ap...

JOHNSON, Johnny Louis

Johnny Louis Johnson, 64, of Roanoke County, devoted husb...

JONES, George D. Jr. (Dell)

George D. (Dell) Jones Jr., 63, of Roanoke, died on Frida...

KENNETT, Dossie Powell

Dossie Powell KennetT, 91, of Glade Hill, Va., passed awa...

LEGG, Matthew Anthony Jr.

Matthew Anthony Legg Jr., 5, of Independence, passed away...

LOWMAN, John Robert

John Robert Lowman, 72, of Roanoke, Va., went to be with ...

MACMACKIN, Geraldine Keith

Geraldine Keith MacMackin, 81, of Shawsville, passed away...

MARTIN, Catherine Frances Robertson

Catherine Frances Robertson Martin, 89, of Penhook, died ...

ORTIZ, Wilma G.

Wilma G. Ortiz, 74, of Roanoke, on Friday, April 18, 2014...

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