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Saturday 12/20/2014
Conner, Jimmy Lee

Jimmy Lee Conner, 80, of Salem, Va., passed away on Thurs...

Dix, Bertha L.

Bertha L. Dix, 95, of Wytheville, Va., passed away on Thu...

Shanholz, Vernon Odell

ShanholtzVernon OdellVernon Odell Shanholtz, 79, of Chris...

Watts III, James N.

James N. Watts III, of Glasgow, Va. died on Thursday, Dec...

Friday 12/19/2014
Ayers, Dania Price

Dania Price Ayers, of Christiansburg, passed away suddenl...

Bowman, Dorothy Mabel

Dorothy Mabel Bowman, 92, of Blacksburg died Thursday, De...

Cox Sr., Orval Clifford

Orval Clifford Cox, Sr., 86, of Durham, died on Tuesday, ...

Edwards Sr., J. Posie

J. Posie Edwards Sr., 89, formerly of Salem, Va., passed ...

Harrison, Nancy Ann Ellis

Nancy Ann Ellis Harrison, 68, of Vinton, Va., was called ...

Thursday 12/18/2014
Bennett, Neffie Anderson

Neffie Anderson Bennett, 86, of Roanoke, Va., died on Tue...

Brooks, Carlton Thomas

Carlton Thomas Brooks, 88, of Daleville, Va., went to mee...

Eavey, Jean Wood

Jean Wood Eavey, 84, a ballroom dancer renowned among all...

Horton, Alice Linvile Thorp

Alice "Tally" Linvile Thorp Horton, 86, of Blac...

Mills, Robert Ryan

Robert Ryan Mills, 39, of Roanoke, Va., passed away on Fr...

Sink, Maxine Nichols

Maxine Nichols Sink, 92, of Salem, passed away onMonday, ...

Walker, Juanita Alva Webb

Juanita Alva Webb Walker 81, of Catawba (Craig County), V...

Wood, Clarence Ervin

Clarence Ervin (C.E.) Wood, 79, of Hardy, Va., passed awa...

Yates, Frank James

Frank James Yates, formerly of Shawsville, Va., went home...

Wednesday 12/17/2014
Brown, Lawrence Edward

Lawrence Edward Brown, 93, of Roanoke, Va., passed away p...

Carr, Joetta

Joetta Carr, of Virginia Beach, Va., and formerly of Roan...

Obituaries in the News

Sunday 10/26/2014
Dudley 'Buzz' Emick, maverick state senator, dies at 75

Dudley “Buzz” Emick Jr., a state senator and judge whose ...

Saturday 10/25/2014
Franklin County leader remembered for dedication to county, law enforcement

Ken Criner, a police captain for the town of Rocky Mount,...

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...

Recent Obituaries

Saturday 12/20/2014
Adams, Catherine Bays

Catherine Bays Adams,  86, of Wytheville, passed away Thu...

Akers, Shirley Ann Dudley

Shirley Ann Dudley Akers, 77, of Radford, passed away Wed...

Allinson, Carolyn

Carolyn Allinson, 67, of Roanoke, passed away Thursday, D...

Bridger, Billie

Billie Bridger, 85, of Roanoke, passed away Thursday, Dec...

Carico, Warren David

Warren David Carico, 91, of Galax, Va., passed away Wedne...

Clark, Laverne B.

Laverne B. Clark, 57, of Altavista, passed away Thursday,...

Clyburn, Charlie A.

Charlie A. (Bud) Clyburn, 62, of Fries, Va., passed away ...

Conner, Jimmy Lee

Jimmy Lee Conner, 80, of Salem, Va., passed away on Thurs...

Cooper, Lawrence Milton

Lawrence Milton (Larry) Cooper, 67, of Elliston, Va., pas...

Crosswhite, Frances Spradlin

Frances Spradlin Crosswhite, 92, a longtime resident of S...

Dalton, Gary Ray

Gary Ray Dalton, 30, of Bland, Va., passed away Thursday,...

Dalton, Susan Elizabeth Mitchell

Susan Elizabeth Mitchell Dalton, 100, of Martinsville, Va...

Dickerson, Linda Faye

Linda Faye Dickerson, 67, of Floyd, passed away Friday De...

Dix, Bertha L.

Bertha L. Dix, 95, of Wytheville, Va., passed away on Thu...

ECKMAN, Evelyn Ball

Evelyn BallECKMANAfter 3 years, still very much missed an...

Fields, Crystal Jane

Crystal Jane Fields, 81, of Roanoke, passed away Friday, ...

Furr Jr., Guy Littleton

Guy Littleton Furr Jr., 80, of Roanoke, Va., passed away ...

Hammond, Bertha Anna Kasulis

Bertha Anna Kasulis Hammond, 91, of Roanoke, passed away ...

Horton, Krystal

Krystal Horton, 42, of Dublin, passed away Wednesday, Dec...

Hostutler, Gretna Snyder Hensley

Gretna Snyder Hensley Hostutler, 92, of Roanoke, passed a...

Howell, Lenard Ray

Lenard Ray Howell, 69, of Floyd, passed away Thursday Dec...

Jennings, Donald William

Donald William Jennings, 80, of Roanoke, Va., passed away...

KING, SHARON Y.

In Loving Memory of

Lester, Dorothy Ann Ray

Dorothy Ann Ray Lester, 78, of Dublin, passed away Wednes...

Markham, Richard

Richard Markham, 55, of Roanoke, Va., passed away Thursda...

Martin, Hildegard

Hildegard Martin, 87, of Roanoke, passed away Friday, Dec...

Miller, Charles Wayne

Charles Wayne Miller, 65, of Ballard, W.Va., passed away ...

Orange, Alice M.

Alice M. Orange, of Roanoke, passed away Thursday, Decemb...

Raines, Bessie Anna Mann

Bessie Anna Mann Raines, 100, of Ballard, W.Va. , passed ...

Shanholz, Vernon Odell

ShanholtzVernon OdellVernon Odell Shanholtz, 79, of Chris...

Smith, Hunter Nathanael

Hunter Nathanael Smith, 21, of Charlottesville, passed aw...

Testerman, Harold Dean

Harold Dean Testerman, 78, of Marion, passed away Thursda...

VanHoy, Patrick Lee

Patrick Lee VanHoy, 84, of Marion, passed away Wednesday ...

Watkins, Beverly P.

Beverly P. Watkins, 56, of Sallisaw, Okla. formerly of Ri...

Watts III, James N.

James N. Watts III, of Glasgow, Va. died on Thursday, Dec...

Word, Herman Lee

Herman Lee Word, 89, of Roanoke, Va., passed away Friday,...

Friday 12/19/2014
Akers, Shirley Ann Dudley

Shirley Ann Dudley Akers, 77, of Radford, passed away Wed...

Ayers, Dania Price

Dania Price Ayers, of Christiansburg, passed away suddenl...

Baker, Marie Virginia Morgan

Marie Virginia Morgan Baker, 96, of Lexington, Va., passe...

Baldwin, James E.

James E. (Ed) Baldwin, 77, of Roanoke, Va., passed away S...

Bowman, Dorothy Mabel

Dorothy Mabel Bowman, 92, of Blacksburg died Thursday, De...

Brooks, Carlton Thomas

Carlton Thomas Brooks, 88, of Daleville, Va., passed away...

Burgess, James Donald

James Donald Burgess, 79, of Covington, Va., died Thursda...

Cabbler, Wanda Thomas

Wanda Thomas Cabbler, 64, of Roanoke, passed away Thursda...

Cox Sr., Orval Clifford

Orval Clifford Cox, Sr., 86, of Durham, died on Tuesday, ...

Crosswhite, Frances Spradlin

Frances Spradlin Crosswhite, 92, of Salem, Va., passed aw...

Draper, Thelma Grace

Thelma Grace Draper, 80, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, ...

EAST, JANET

In Loving Memory of

Edwards Sr., J. Posie

J. Posie Edwards Sr., 89, formerly of Salem, Va., passed ...

Foose, Galilee B.

Galilee B. (Lee) Foose, of Martinsville, passed away Tues...

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