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Tuesday 09/02/2014
Lewis, Sandra

Sandi Lewis, known to her grandchildren as "Mimi&quo...

Monday 09/01/2014
Beamer, Carter W.

Carter W. Beamer,95, of Wytheville,died Saturday, August ...

Cassada Jr., William Abraham

Dr. William Abraham Cassada Jr., 86, known as "Bill&...

Wood Jr., John William

John William Wood Jr., 90, of Pearisburg, passed away Sun...

Sunday 08/31/2014
Foutz, Carol Joan

Carol Joan Foutz departed this life on Thursday, August 2...

Peery, Lewis William

Lewis William Peery, 93, of Roanoke, departed this life o...

Simmons, Terry W.

Terry W. Simmons, 66, of Roanoke, passed away Thursday, A...

Weddle, Wilbur Curtis

Wilbur Curtis Weddle, 91, of Floyd, born March 23, 1923, ...

Williams, Carrie Mae

Carrie Mae Williams, 84, of Roanoke, passed away on Wedne...

Friday 08/29/2014
Freeman, Ethel H.

Ethel H. Freeman, 98, of Salem, Va., departed this life o...

Thursday 08/28/2014
Jones, Geneva B. Campbell

Geneva B. Campbell Jones, 87, of Roanoke, passed away on ...

Sifford, David Wayne

David Wayne Sifford, 44, of Radford, Va., passed away on ...

Staples, Paul Franklin

Paul Franklin Staples, 80, of Mount Pleasant, S.C., husba...

Wednesday 08/27/2014
Abbott, Don Carlos

Don Carlos Abbott, 83, of Roanoke, went to be with God on...

Banks, George Alvin

George Alvin Banks, 66, of Roanoke, passed away on Friday...

Bateman, Evelyn Gardner

Evelyn Gardner Bateman,84, of Rocky Mount, passed away on...

Bowman, Phebe Elizabeth Jamison

Phebe Elizabeth Jamison Bowman of Wirtz, daughter of Elme...

Dalton, Glenn Lee

Glenn Lee Dalton, 80, of Hillsville, went to be with the ...

Harder, Lucy Lee Brammer

Lucy Lee Brammer Harder died on August 22, 2014, at Moses...

McCracken, Joyce Marie Gilliam

Joyce Marie Gilliam McCracken, 67, of Lynchburg, passed a...

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

Tuesday 09/02/2014
Amos, Dennis Ray

Dennis Ray Amos, 69, of Ridgeway, died August 30, 2014. F...

Chockley, Edna Marie Walters

Edna Marie Walters Chockley, 84, of Vinton, passed away M...

Cudd, Joan Faye

Joan Faye Cudd, 78, of Fayetteville, N.C., passed away, S...

Edwards, Jesse William

Mr. Jesse William (Buck) Edwards, 85, of Mt. Airy, N.C.pa...

English-Froelicher, Addison Marie

Addison Marie English-Froelicher, infant daughter, of Ash...

Foutz, Carol Joan

Carol Joan Foutz, of Roanoke, passed away Thursday, Augus...

Fugate, Elsie Dove

Elsie Dove Fugate, 86, of Eggleston, died Saturday, Augus...

Graham, Hallie Smith

Hallie Smith Graham, 90, of Salem, passed away Sunday, Au...

Hurd, Norman

Norman Hurd, 87, of Bassett, died August 31, 2014. Funera...

Journiette, Dematrice Waldron

Dematrice Waldron (Mae) Journiette, 98, of Roanoke County...

Kincer, Joe Charles Wythe

Joe Charles Wythe Kincer, 25, of Dublin, passed away Sund...

Lewis, Sandra

Sandi Lewis, known to her grandchildren as "Mimi&quo...

Martin, Dylan Lewis

Dylan Lewis Martin, 17, of Catawba, passed away Sunday, A...

McCann, Joan Marie

Joan Marie McCann, 82, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, Se...

McLean, Irene Anderson

Irene Anderson McLean, 83, of Galax, passed away Saturday...

Miller, Elsie Virginia

Elsie Virginia Miller, 88, of Salem, passed away Monday, ...

Moore, Charlie Joseph Allen

Charlie Joseph Allen Moore, 85, of Buchanan, passed away ...

Moses-Bonniwell, Janice Rosanne

Janice Rosanne Moses-Bonniwell, 60, of Vinton, passed awa...

Nelson, Maynard Guy

Maynard Guy (Nellie) (Pops) Nelson, 79, of Salem, went ho...

Parker Sr., Maynard Lee

Maynard Lee Parker Sr., 82, of Troutville, went to meet t...

Parrish, Elsie R.

Elsie R. Parrish, 97, of Elliston, passed away Thursday, ...

Peery, Lewis William

Lewis William Peery, 93, of Roanoke, passed away Wednesda...

Ratliff, Alfred Lee

Alfred Lee Ratliff, 88, of Copper Hill, passed away Satur...

Richards, Eldridge Lewis

On Saturday, August 30, 2014, the journey on earth for El...

Risser, Isaac

Isaac (Ike) Risser, 85, of Roanoke, passed away Friday, A...

Sowers, Pearlie

Pearlie (Ann) Sowers, 74, of Roanoke, died Saturday, Augu...

Spangler, Terry Lee

Terry Lee Spangler went to be with our Lord and Savior Je...

Stone Jr., Blair

Blair Stone Jr., 48, of Hardy, passed away Saturday, Augu...

Sweet, Lois

Lois Sweet 04/23/1930 - 09/02/13 On Your First Year in He...

Tucker, Robert Joseph

Robert Joseph (Bobby) Tucker, 50, of Christiansburg, pass...

Tuell, L. David

L. David Tuell, 72, of Marion, passed away Sunday, August...

Victorine, David Neil

David Neil Victorine, 56, of Roanoke, passed away on Satu...

Watson, Silas Earl

Silas Earl Watson, 54, of Marion, passed away Sunday, Aug...

Weddle, Wilbur Curtis

Wilbur Curtis Weddle, 91, of Floyd, passed away Friday, a...

Wood, Joe T.

Joe T. Wood Love, Your companion and friend of 32 years, ...

Wood, Joe T.

Joe T. Wood, 82, of Shawsville,passed away Wednesday, Aug...

Monday 09/01/2014
Beamer, Carter W.

Carter W. Beamer,95, of Wytheville,died Saturday, August ...

Cash, Donna Marie Perrin

Donna Marie Perrin Cash, 64, of Vinton, passed away Thurs...

Cassada Jr., William Abraham

Dr. William Abraham Cassada Jr., 86, known as "Bill&...

Dalton, Sue Spraker

Sue Spraker Dalton, 98, of Ivanhoe, passed away August 29...

Damron, Frances

Frances Damron Whenever we are lonely or sad, we can look...

Dressler, Alexander Robert

Alexander Robert (Alex) Dressler, 23, of Millboro, died F...

Freeman, Ethel H.

Ethel H. Freeman, 98, of Salem, passed away August 26, 20...

Fugate, Elsie Dove

Fugate Elsie Dove Elsie Dove Fugate, 86, of Eggleston, wa...

Gilbert, Robert T.

Robert T. (Terry) Gilbert, 60, of Martinsville, died Satu...

Jones, Geneva B. Campbell

Geneva B. Campbell Jones, 87, of Roanoke, passed away Aug...

Kleinke, Pauline R.

Pauline R. Kleinke, 75, of Galax, passed away Sunday, Aug...

Lewis, Sandra

Sandra Lewis, 63, of Roanoke, passed away Saturday, Augus...

McIlwain Jr,, James Clyde

James Clyde (Mac) McIlwain Jr., 76, of Elliston, passed a...

Medley, Michael M.

Michael M. Medley, 55, of Newport, passed away Sunday, Au...

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