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Wednesday 07/01/2015
Bayne, William Hansford

William Hansford "Shake" Bayne, 80, of Lexingto...

Burress, Richard Wayne

Richard Wayne Burress, 77, of Wytheville, went home to be...

Hackler, Mona Faye

Mona Faye Hackler, 91, passed away and went to be with he...

Hodges, Agnes EVaughn Hall

Heaven gained another Angel Monday, June 29 2015. Agnes E...

Johnson, Catherine B.

Catherine B. Johnson, 85, of Roanoke, Va., went home to b...

Mastin, Jean Board

Jean Board Mastin, 95, of Roanoke, died Monday, June 29, ...

Quesenberry, Hayden Andrew

Hayden Andrew Quesenberry, 4, of Parrott, Va., passed awa...

Shelton, Walter Carlton

Walter Carlton Shelton, 88, of Roanoke went to be with th...

Woodford, Estelle

Estelle Woodford, 82, of Vinton, Va., was born in New Yor...

Tuesday 06/30/2015
Gearheart Sr., Charles Leslie

Charles Leslie Gearheart Sr., 84 years young, of Salem, V...

Handy, Eleanor Louise

Eleanor Louise Handy, 86, of Roanoke, Va., departed this ...

Martin, Timothy Lee

Timothy Lee (Tim) Martin, 56, of Richmond and formerly of...

Merchent, Mary Alice Moore

Mary Alice Moore Merchent, died Tuesday, June 23, 2015, f...

Pauley, Mary Lou

Mary Lou Pauley, 83, of Roanoke, Va., went home to be wit...

Monday 06/29/2015
Bryant, Brenda Gail Sledd

Brenda Gail Sledd Bryant, 60, of Bradshaw, went to be wit...

Carter, Coy Glenn

Coy Glenn Carter, 66, of Olean Road, Ripplemead, departed...

May, Arvilla Barnhart

Arvilla Barnhart May, 92, died peacefully on the morning ...

Mayweathers, Patricia Elenora Gordon

In loving memory of Patricia Elenora Gordon Mayweathers S...

Weems, Sara Julia Gleason

Sara Julia Gleason Weems of Hardy, passed away on Sunday,...

Wygal, Lydia Farmer Johnson

Lydia Farmer Johnson Wygal, 72, of Salem, was born on Oct...

Obituaries in the News

Tuesday 06/16/2015
Edward Honaker, freed from prison in groundbreaking case based on DNA testing, dies at 65

Edward Honaker, convicted in 1985 of a rape he did not co...

Thursday 05/21/2015
Football official from Roanoke County remembered for 50 years of service and decades of friendship

Monty Williams officiated football games in the Southern Conference for 35 years and spent 15 more as an observer.

Friday 04/24/2015
Roanoke Country DJ 'Swifty' Gillock dies at 73

For George Lee “Swifty” Gillock, country music was number...

Friday 04/03/2015
Aspiring singer gave up musical life for family

Donna Dean, who died aged 66, was a former WSLS weather personality

Recent Obituaries

Wednesday 07/01/2015
Bayne, William Hansford

William Hansford "Shake" Bayne, 80, of Lexingto...

Burress, Richard Wayne

Richard Wayne Burress, 77, of Wytheville, went home to be...

Cales, Roy Lee

Roy Lee Cales, 65, of Fairfield, passed away Tuesday, Jun...

Clifton, Tom Jay

Tom Jay Clifton, 83, of Salem, passed away Tuesday, June ...

Craighead, Janice E.

Janice E. Craighead, 69, of Roanoke, passed away Tuesday,...

Crawley, Alice Paige

Alice Paige Crawley, 84, of Roanoke, Va., passed away on ...

Deskins, Jean Kitts

Jean Kitts Deskins, 72, of Gretna, passed away Monday, Ju...

Flanagan Sr., John Wayne

John Wayne (Johnny) Flanagan, Sr., 69, of Union Hall, die...

Fralin, Sally Carter

Sally Carter Fralin, 80, of Roanoke, died Sunday, June 28...

Fulcher, Elbert C.

Elbert C. Fulcher, 92, of Stuart, passed away Monday, Jun...

Hackler, Mona Faye

Mona Faye Hackler, 91, passed away and went to be with he...

Hodges, Agnes EVaughn Hall

Heaven gained another Angel Monday, June 29 2015. Agnes E...

Johnson, Catherine B.

Catherine B. Johnson, 85, of Roanoke, Va., went home to b...

Lehoe, Joe

Joe Lehoe, 76, of Boones Mill, passed away Thursday, June...

Martin, Timothy Lee

Timothy Lee (Tim) Martin, 56, of Roanoke, Va. and Richmon...

Mastin, Jean Board

Jean Board Mastin, 95, of Roanoke, died Monday, June 29, ...

McClease, Lillie Pearl

Lillie Pearl McClease, 86, of Roanoke, passed away Monday...

Mesica, Arneda Goad

Arneda Goad Mesica, 92, of Dugspur, passed away Sunday, J...

Morris, Gary W.

Gary W. (Goober) Morris, 58, of Botetourt, died Sunday, J...

Neal, Madeline B.

Madeline B. Neal, 73, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, Jun...

Pagans, Ray

Ray Pagans, 83, of Moneta, passed away Tuesday, June 30, ...

Pauley, Mary Lou

Mary Lou Pauley, 83, of Roanoke, Va., passed away Sunday,...

Paxton Jr., Henry Lee

Henry Lee Paxton Jr., 57, of Thaxton, passed away Monday,...

Perkins, Edward C.

Edward C. Perkins, 90, of Roanoke, passed away Tuesday, J...

Pierce, George William Otis

George William Otis Pierce, 83, of Salem, passed away Sat...

Quesenberry, Hayden Andrew

Hayden Andrew Quesenberry, 4, of Parrott, Va., passed awa...

Shelton, Walter Carlton

Walter Carlton Shelton, 88, of Roanoke went to be with th...

Sheppard, Tonya L. Montgomery

Tonya L. Montgomery Sheppard, 46, of Greensboro, N.C. for...

St.Clair, Betty Jean Peters

Betty Jean Peters St.Clair, 82, of Roanoke, passed away F...

Sweet, Shirley Hunter

Shirley Hunter Sweet, 75, of Moneta was called home by he...

Taylor, Lanthel Funk

Lanthel Funk Taylor, 96, of Galax, passed away Monday, Ju...

Taylor, Tonya Annette

Tonya Annette Taylor, 39, of Roanoke, passed away Tuesday...

Thornhill, Legend Edward

Legend Edward Thornhill, infant son of Crystal Pagans and...

Wiggins, Shirley Anne Willoughby

Shirley Anne Willoughby Wiggins, 78, of Blacksburg, Va., ...

Woodford, Estelle

Estelle Woodford, 82, of Vinton, Va., was born in New Yor...

Tuesday 06/30/2015
Anderson, Frances Marie Berry

Frances Marie Berry Anderson, of Chilhowie, passed away T...

Bostic, Shirley Elizabeth

Shirley Elizabeth Bostic, 75, of New Castle, passed away ...

Bryant, Brenda Gail Sledd

Brenda Gail Sledd Bryant, 60, of Bradshaw, passed away Sa...

Carico, Sharon Elaine Winesett

Sharon Elaine Winesett Carico, 64, of Woodlawn, passed aw...

Dudash, Janet Collins

Janet Collins Dudash, 68, of Christiansburg and formerly ...

Engstrom, Patricia A.

Patricia A. Engstrom, 73, of Collinsville, died Sunday, J...

Flanagan Sr., John Wayne

John Wayne Flanagan Sr., 69, of Union Hall, died Monday, ...

Ford, Nannie Mays Reid

Nannie Mays Reid Ford, 93, of Lexington, died Monday, Jun...

Fralin, Mary Catherine Horsley

Mary Catherine Horsley Fralin, 83, of Salem, passed away ...

Fralin, Sally Carter

Sally Carter Fralin, 80, of Roanoke, Va., went to be with...

Franklin County Eagles No. 1 fan C.A. Flora remembered for his passion for sports, family

Cecil Alfred “C.A.” Flora served the Franklin County comm...

Gearheart Sr., Charles Leslie

Charles Leslie Gearheart Sr., 84 years young, of Salem, V...

Gilbert, Nathaneal Lawrence

Nathaneal Lawrence Gilbert, 24, of Covington, passed away...

Handy, Eleanor Louise

Eleanor Louise Handy, 86, of Roanoke, Va., departed this ...

Hodges, Agnes Hall

Agnes Hall Hodges, 77, of Wirtz, died Monday, June 29, 20...

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