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Saturday 11/01/2014
Foster, Ella Firebaugh

Ella Firebaugh Foster (Fran), 76, of Salem, Va., passed a...

Harrison III, Milton Thomas

Milton Thomas (Tommy) Harrison III, 89, of Bedford, Va., ...

Johnson, Eva Rock

Eva Rock Johnson, 95, of Roanoke, Va., and formerly of We...

Miller, Marie B.

Marie B. Miller, 73, passed away on Thursday, October 30,...

Neal, Hilda Custer

Hilda Custer Neal, 97, of Salem, Va., passed away on Frid...

Newman, David George

David George Newman, 58, of Roanoke, Va.,passed away on M...

Phillips, Freeda Ratliff

On Thursday, October 30, 2014, Freeda of Christiansburg, ...

Friday 10/31/2014
Franklin, John H.

John H. Franklin, 89, of Glade Hill, went to his Heavenly...

Thursday 10/30/2014
Anderson, Kevin Bryan

Kevin Bryan Anderson,42, of Rocky Mount, Va., died at his...

Brown, Dorothy Lee Prunty

Dorothy Lee Prunty Brown, 86, of Midlothian, Va., and for...

Lakes Sr., Roger D.

Roger D. (RD) Lakes Sr., 71, of Daleville, Va., died on M...

McKee, Shelia C.

Shelia C. McKee, 53 of New Castle, Va., went to be with t...

Radford, Mary Vivian Hylton

Mary Vivian Hylton Radford, 88, of Roanoke, Va., went to ...

Reed, Melvin Roosevelt

Melvin Roosevelt Reed, 74, the surving spouse of the late...

Rogers, Lucille E.

On Tuesday, October 28, 2014, Lucille E. Rogers, of Roano...

Terry, Jayne Cox

Jayne Cox Terry,68, of Roanoke, Va., passed away on Tuesd...

Wednesday 10/29/2014
Streeter, Martha Sarah Thomas

Mrs. Martha Sarah Thomas Streeter, "Toots" as s...

Turpin, Phillip Wayne

SGM Phillip Wayne Turpin, 73, of Salem, Va., passed away ...

Wilkerson, Betty Witt

Betty Witt Wilkerson, 79, of Bedford, Va., went to be wit...

Tuesday 10/28/2014
Ayers, Marion Adele Spickard

Marion Adele Spickard (Daisy) Ayers, 84, of Roanoke, Va.,...

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 11/01/2014
Ashby, James David

James David Ashby, 44, of Roanoke, passed away Thursday, ...

Beasley, Roy

Roy Beasley "Mr. Baseball" 82, of Texas, former...

Belcher, Verna Conner

Verna Conner Belcher, 94, of Floyd, Va., passed away Frid...

Bowen, Dennis Ray

Dennis Ray Bowen, 62, of Clifton Forge, died Friday, Octo...

Brown, Jesse W.

Jesse W. (John) Brown, 87, of Goodview, Va., passed away ...

Byers, Joshua Mannon

Joshua Mannon (Josh) Byers, 29, of Roanoke, Va., passed a...

Cobbs II, William Walton

William Walton Cobbs II, 89, of Marion, died October 23, ...

Cox, Millie Parks

Millie Parks Cox, 93, of Marion, Va., passed away Friday,...

Davis, Bobby Joe

Bobby Joe Davis, 72, of Bassett, Va., passed away October...

Eaton, Edith Hurst

Edith Hurst Eaton, 85, of Pulaski, Va., passed away Thurs...

Elmore, Clifton Allen

Clifton Allen Elmore, of Roanoke County, passed away Mond...

Firgau, Manuel Guillermo

Manuel Guillermo Firgau, 43, of Galax, passed away Thursd...

Foster, Ella Firebaugh

Ella Firebaugh Foster (Fran), 76, of Salem, Va., passed a...

Franklin, Brogan Thomas

Brogan Thomas Franklin, 23, of Elon, passed away Thursday...

Franklin, John H.

John H. Franklin, 89, of Glade Hill, passed away October ...

Gordon, Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson Gordon, 85, of Roanoke, passed away Wednes...

Greene, Roy L.

Roy L. Greene, 61, of Salem, Va., passed away Thursday, O...

Harrison III, Milton Thomas

Milton Thomas (Tommy) Harrison III, 89, of Bedford, Va., ...

Holbrook, William

William (Preston) Holbrook became heaven bound on October...

Howell, Frank Ray

Howell Frank Ray Frank Ray Howell, 76, of Christiansburg,...

Hudnall, Christie Lynn

Hudnall Christie Lynn Christie Lynn Hudnall, 48, of Chris...

Jennings, Clara Smith

Clara (Harper) Smith Jennings, 93, of Virginia Beach, pas...

Johnson, Eva Rock

Eva Rock Johnson, 95, of Roanoke, Va., and formerly of We...

Jordan, Robertine Hughes

Robertine Hughes Jordan, 88, of Christiansburg, passed aw...

King, Tolby Howard

Tolby Howard King, 80, of Salem, Va., died Friday, Octobe...

Kirby, Anita

Anita (Butch) Kirby, 68, of Max Meadows, Va., died Thursd...

Kirby, Shelba Jean Clower

Shelba Jean Clower Kirby, 72, of Check, Va., passed away ...

Krantz, Lloyd Wayne

Lloyd Wayne Krantz, 59, of Moneta, Va., passed away Wedne...

Little, Nellie Greenway

Nellie Greenway Little, 79, of Roanoke, passed away Thurs...

Maddox, Ola Catherine

Ola Catherine Maddox, 77, of Troutville, Va., passed away...

McCormick Jr., Howard Lynch

Howard Lynch (Chunky) McCormick Jr., 68, of Marion, Va., ...

Miller, Marie B.

Marie B. Miller, 73, passed away on Thursday, October 30,...

Montgomery, John Robert

John Robert (Bob) Montgomery, of Christiansburg, Va., die...

Moore Jr., Curtis Carlton

Curtis Carlton Moore, Jr., 96, died in Rockledge, Fla. on...

Neal, Hilda Custer

Hilda Custer Neal, 97, of Salem, Va., passed away on Frid...

Nester, Thelma June

Thelma June Nester, 76, of Austinville, passed away Thurs...

Newman, David George

David George Newman, 58, of Roanoke, Va.,passed away on M...

Payne, Kimberly Hersch

Kimberly Hersch Payne, 47, of Moneta, by God's grace thro...

Pearman Jr., Benjamin Vincent

Benjamin Vincent (Ben) Pearman Jr., 83, of Covington, pas...

Phillips, Freeda Ratliff

On Thursday, October 30, 2014, Freeda of Christiansburg, ...

Quesinberry, Earnie D.

Earnie D. Quesinberry,91 years and two months, ofHillsvil...

Rodenizer, John Lawrence

John Lawrence Rodenizer, 66, of Covington, Va., died Octo...

Spurlin, Lala Blanche

Lala Blanche Spurlin, 89, of Galax, passed away Thursday,...

Thurman, Dennis W.

Dennis W. Thurman, 64, of Roanoke, passed away October 29...

Trent Jr., Beauford Newlyn

Beauford Newlyn Trent Jr., 80, of Dublin, Va., passed awa...

Whaley, Robert George

Robert George Whaley, 59, of Natural Bridge, Va., passed ...

Wheeler Jr., John

John Wheeler Jr., 58, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, Oct...

Friday 10/31/2014
Baxter, Colton Blaine

Colton Blaine Baxter, 26 days old, of Willis, passed away...

Brewer, Karen Jenks

June 27, 1961 October 24, 2014Dr. Karen Jenks Brewer, 53,...

Brookman, Nelson Wayne

Nelson Wayne Brookman, 60, of Roanoke, passed away Tuesda...

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