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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...

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...

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 09/16/2014
Ayers Sr., Glen Lewis

Glen Lewis Ayers Sr., 81, of Buchanan, passed away Saturd...

Barr, Lana

Lana Barr, 70, of Fieldale, passed away Monday, September...

Cannon, Mary Marcelyn

Mary Marcelyn "Marci" Cannon was born in Shiloh...

Charlton Jr., McAlster Hugo

McAlster "Mac" Hugo Charlton, Jr., 66, of Radfo...

Claybrook Sr., Jimmie C.

Jimmie C. Claybrook Sr., 85, of Goodview, passed away Mon...

Compton Jr., John C.

A True Gentleman and Community Leader, John C. Compton, J...

Cooley, Raleigh M.

Raleigh M. Cooley, 90, of Hillsville, passed away Sunday,...

Dodson, Charles Lester

Charles Lester Dodson, 57, of Dublin, passed away Sunday,...

Dowling, Robert Sidney

Dowling Robert Sidney Robert Sidney Dowling, 92, of Fries...

Dunleavy, Brian Andrew

Brian Andrew Dunleavy, 70, of Clifton Forge, passed away ...

Edwards, George Cecil

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

Farmer, Delilah Jones

Delilah Jones Farmer, 79, of Marion, passed away Sunday, ...

Fisher, Faye Perry

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

Hairfield, John Paul

John Paul Hairfield, 86, of Axton, passed away Saturday, ...

Harris, Frances Mae Alderman

Frances Mae Alderman Harris, 75, of Stuart, passed away S...

Harris, Maxwell Kenney

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

Hatcher, William Biggs

William Biggs Hatcher, 100, of Radford, passed away Satur...

Kinney Sr., John George

John George Kinney, Sr., 87, of Narrows, passed away peac...

Kirby, Carol W.

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

Klein, Imogen Murden

Imogen Murden Klein, 89, of Salem, passed away on Friday,...

Knight, Phyllis Elisabeth Thompson Zollner

Phyllis Elisabeth Thompson Zollner Knight, 79, of Troutvi...

Lawrence, Raymond B.

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

Marshall, Johnny Ray

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

Martin, Gilmer Edward

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

McDaniel, James Richard

James Richard (Jimmy) McDaniel, 72, of Lexington, passed ...

Medley, Doug

Doug Medley, 70, of Newport, died Monday, September 15, 2...

Meredith, Mayme Minnick

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

Rogers, Elsie Maxine Barger

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

Russell, James Erroll

James Erroll (Jimmy) Russell, 67, of Galax, passed away S...

Schrader, Gerald L.

Gerald L. (Jerry) Schrader, 71, a native of Rochester, N....

Stone, Ralph Buren

Ralph Buren Stone, 85, of Greensboro, formerly of Eden N....

Thompson Jr., William M.

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

Thornhill, Helen Collins Nichols

Helen Collins Nichols Thornhill, 86, of Roanoke, on Sunda...

Williams, Ronald Eugene

Williams Ronald Eugene Ronald Eugene Williams, 60, of Roa...

Winslow, Melvin L.

Melvin L. Winslow, 85, of Roanoke, passed away Sunday, Se...

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...

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