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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...

Friday 09/12/2014
Bennett, Ruby Carol

Ruby Carol Bennett, 66, of the Springdale Community, Pear...

Waldron Jr., Wayne Thomas

Wayne Thomas Waldron Jr., 51, of Roanoke, passed away on ...

Thursday 09/11/2014
Garland, Norma Turnbull

Norma Turnbull (Eloise) Garland, 92, passed away peaceful...

Heath, Eva Saunders

Eva Saunders Heath, 93, of Roanoke, went to be with her L...

Tuesday 09/09/2014
Harlow, Jean Hanson

Jean Hanson Harlow,79, of Rocky Mount, passed late on Sat...

Monday 09/08/2014
Ramseuer Jr., Timothy Wayne

Ramseuer Jr. Timothy Wayne Timothy Wayne Ramsuer Jr., 29,...

Trent, Nancy Via

Trent Nancy Via Nancy Via Trent, 58, of Vinton, went to b...

Sunday 09/07/2014
Bruton, Mary Lou Hall

Mary Lou Hall Bruton, 71, of Boones Mill, Va., died on Tu...

Lane, Roy B.

Roy B. Lane, 81, of Roanoke, passed away Saturday, Septem...

Saturday 09/06/2014
Cook, Scott Payne

Cpl Scott Payne Cook,21, of Camp Lejeune, N.C., passed aw...

Corrington, Frances Boal

Frances Boal Corrington, 82, of Lexington, Va., died on F...

McBride, Charles Roger

Charles Roger McBride, 77, of Rocky Mount, passed away on...

Riley, Raymond C.

Raymond C. Riley, 79, of Bonsack, passed away from his lo...

Friday 09/05/2014
Anderson, J.B.

J.B. Anderson,71, of Rocky Mount, died on Wednesday, Sept...

Harris Sr., George

George Harris Sr., 64, of Roanoke, departed this life on ...

Thursday 09/04/2014
Alls, Gerald Winston

Alls Gerald Winston Gerald Winston Alls, 78, of Blacksbur...

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

Monday 09/15/2014
Akers, Sidney Allen

Sidney Allen Akers, 84, of Hillsville, passed away Saturd...

Arnold, Joyce Ann Mason

Joyce Ann Mason Arnold, 75, of Bedford, passed away Frida...

Ayers Sr., Glen Lewis

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

Charlton, McAlster Hugo Jr.

McAlster Hugo Charlton Jr., 66, of Radford, passed away F...

Dodson, Charles Lester

Charles Lester Dodson,57, of the Little Creek Community, ...

Eanes, Earsel Garland

Earsel Garland Eanes, 60, of Bent Mountain, passed away F...

Edwards Jr., Cyril George

Cyril George Edwards Jr., 48, of Roanoke, passed away at ...

Fisher, Faye Perry

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

Funk, Alice Mae Jones

Alice Mae Jones Funk, 56, of Abingdon, passed away Friday...

Gish, Glenwood Littleton

Glenwood Littleton Gish, 83, of Smith Mountain Lake , die...

Greenway, Maynard Lee

Maynard Lee Greenway, 80, of Troutville, passed away Thur...

Hall, Anthony Dale

Anthony Dale Hall "May the winds of love blow softly...

Hankins, Betty Ray Webster

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

Hatcher, William Biggs

William Biggs Hatcher, 100, passed away Saturday, Septemb...

Hostetter, Mary Elizabeth

Mary Elizabeth Hostetter, 78, of Lexington, passed away T...

Hundley, Brenda Gail Roberts

Brenda Gail Roberts Hundley, 53, of Martinsville , died S...

Jones, Wenifred

Jones Wenifred Wenifred Jean Jones passed on to be with t...

Keffer, Dorothy Hypes

Dorothy Hypes Keffer, 91, of Newport, passed away Friday,...

Keith, Nelson R.

Nelson R. Keith, 64, of Meadows of Dan, died Saturday, Se...

Kinney, John G.

John G. Kinney, 87, of Narrows, died Sunday, September 14...

Lawrence, Raymond B.

Raymond B. Lawrence, 86, of Radford, passed away Saturday...

LeFlore, Janie

Janie LeFlore, 89, of Roanoke, passed away Saturday, Sept...

Leslie, Robert Lee

Robert Lee (Bobby) Leslie, 81, of Lexington, died Friday,...

Martin, Gilmer Edward

Edward Martin, 81, of Roanoke, passed away Sunday, Septem...

Miller, Ronald David

Ronald David Miller, 65, of Lindside, W.VA, passed away S...

Patton, Gordon L.

Gordon L. Patton, 90, of Marion, formerly of Big Stone Ga...

Payne, Martha Marie

Martha Marie Payne, 49, of Pearisburg, died Thursday, Sep...

Porterfield, Debra Lynn

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

Rogers, Elsie Maxine Barger

Elsie Maxine Barger Rogers, 85, of Eagle Rock, passed awa...

Roth, George Leith

George Leith Roth, 62, of Lexington, died Saturday, Septe...

Spangler, Ada Ruth Huffman

Ada Ruth Huffman Spangler, 89, of Buchanan, passed away F...

Stoots, Coy Harvey

Coy Harvey Stoots, 82, of Barren Springs, passed away Sun...

Whiteside, Clyde Orie

Clyde Orie Whiteside, 86, of Buena Vista, died Friday, Se...

Sunday 09/14/2014
Bailey, Jake

Jake Bailey, 79, of Blue Ridge, went to heaven on Saturda...

Cox, Alton B.

Alton B. Cox, 82, of Elliston, passed away Thursday, Sept...

Crouse, Michael Steven

Crouse Steven Michael Steven Crouse, 41, of Galax, passed...

Durham, Robert Steven

Robert Steven (Bobby) Durham, 62, of Rockbridge Baths, di...

Eanes, Earsel Garland

Earsel Garland Eanes, 60, of Bent Mountain, went to his h...

Edwards Jr., Cyril George

Cyril George Edwards Jr. , 48, of Roanoke, passed away Fr...

Edwards, Cecil

Cecil Edwards, of Union Hall, passed away Friday, Septemb...

Funk, Alice Mae Jones

Alice Mae Jones Funk age 56 of Abingdon, passed away Frid...

Gish, Glenwood Littleton

Glenwood Littleton Gish, 83, died on September 12, 2014 a...

Greenway, Maynard Lee

Maynard Lee Greenway, 80, of Troutville, went to be with ...

Grubb Jr., Walter Lee

Grubb Jr. Walter Lee Walter Lee Grubb Jr. (Delbert), 84, ...

Hostetter, Mary Elizabeth

Mary Elizabeth Hostetter, 78, of Lexington, passed away T...

Huffman, Hubert

Hubert Huffman, of New Castle, passed away Saturday, Sept...

Keesee, Elizabeth Marie

Elizabeth Marie Keesee, 67, of Goodview, passed away Thur...

Keffer, Dorothy Hypes

Dorothy Hypes Keffer, 91, of Newport, went to be with the...

Leslie, Robert Lee

Robert Lee "Bobby" Leslie, 81, of Lexington die...

McDaniel, James Richard "Jimmy"

James Richard "Jimmy" McDaniel, 72, of Lexingto...

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