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Sunday 07/24/2016
Claxton, Evelyn L.

Just before sunrise on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, Evelyn L...

Swecker, Betty Jane Alexander

Betty Jane (B.J.) Alexander Swecker of Roanoke, Va., went...

Saturday 07/23/2016
Atkins, Joyce Lee Hodges Dillon

Joyce Lee Hodges Dillon Atkins of Roanoke, Va., was born ...

Burrell, Lillian Leona

Lillian Leona (Beverly) Burrell, 87, went to be with the ...

Cary, Aileen

Aileen Cary, 88, of Vinton, Va., went Home to be with the...

Dean, Thomas Paul

Thomas Paul (Tom) Dean, 67, of Forester Ave., Clifton For...

MacDonald, Theodore A.

Theodore A. MacDonald, has scored an eagle on the 18th ho...

Overstreet, Cordelia Agnes

Cordelia Agnes Overstreet, 82, of Roanoke, Va., died on T...

St.Clair, Ollie May Eubank

Ollie May Eubank St. Clair, 92, of Glasgow passed away Th...

Friday 07/22/2016
Deeds, Russell Lowell

Russell Lowell Deeds, 87, died peacefully Monday, July 18...

Flora, Kenneth V.

Kenneth V. Flora, 90, of Roanoke, Va., was born in Boones...

Garrett, Ruby Trent

Ruby Trent Garrett, 83, of Vinton, Va., went Home to be w...

Gittle, Martha

Mrs. Martha Gittle, 89, of Fultonville, N.Y., passed away...

Thursday 07/21/2016
Blair, Ernest Charles

Ernest Charles (Chuck) Blair, 70, of Lake Norman, N.C. pa...

Davidson, James Grady

James Grady (Jim) Davidson,  83, of Rocky Gap, Va. went t...

Lazenby, Laura Darlene Patterson

Laura Darlene Patterson Lazenby, 38, of Roanoke, Va., our...

Wednesday 07/20/2016
Alston, Wallace

Wallace Alston, of Wytheville, Va., Retired Command Maste...

Branscome, Glenna Kemp

Glenna Kemp Branscome of Hillsville passed away on Wednes...

Fox, Gary P.

Gary P. Fox, 71, of Pulaski, died Sunday, July 17, 2016. ...

Gammons, Jesse Blaine

Jesse Blaine Gammons, 88, of Sandy Level, Va., passed awa...

Obituaries in the News

Tuesday 07/19/2016
BENNETT Richard G.

Coach Richard G. "Buddy" Bennett, of Jesup, Ga....

Bennett, Richard G.

Coach Richard G. "Buddy" Bennett, of Jesup, Ga....

Sunday 07/03/2016
KNOTT Mollie Lee Briscoe

Mollie Lee Briscoe Knott, 75, of Roanoke, died Thursday, ...

Knott, Mollie Lee Briscoe

Mollie Lee Briscoe Knott, 75, of Roanoke, died Thursday, ...

In Memory

Sunday 07/24/2016
Belcher, James Marvin

James MarvinBelcherSunrise 6/6/1964Sunset 7/24/2014Rememb...

Bowden, James Lee (Jim)

James Lee (Jim)Bowden2/10/1948 ~ 7/27/2015As this past ye...

MILES, JOE

Recent Obituaries

Sunday 07/24/2016
Albert, Nancy Blair

Nancy Blair Albert, 94, of Longshop died Friday, July 22,...

Atkins, Joyce Lee Hodges Dillon

Joyce Lee Hodges Dillon Atkins, 62, of Roanoke, Va., pass...

Cassell, Virginia P.

Virginia P. Cassell, 88, of Salem, Va., died on Saturday,...

Claxton, Evelyn L.

Just before sunrise on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, Evelyn L...

Devan, Mary G.

Mary G. Devan, 95, of Roanoke, Va., passed away on Saturd...

Dodge, Terry Lynn

Terry Lynn Dodge was born November 5, 1946, to Dorsey Car...

Draper Jr., Wayne Sanford

Wayne Sanford Draper Jr., 40, of Dublin, died Thursday, J...

Garland, Ross W.

Ross W. Garland, 67, of Boones Mill, Va., died on Friday,...

Ginter, Glennwood Ethemer

Glennwood Ethemer Ginter, 76, of Henry County, Va. passed...

Guy, Margaret Brown

Margaret Brown Guy, of Smith Mountain Lake, formally of R...

Hall, Donald Lee

Donald Lee Hall, 73, of Roanoke, died Friday, July 22, 20...

Law, Diane A.

Diane A. Law, 64, of Glade Hill, Va., died Saturday, July...

Morgan, Pamela Lynn

Pam Morgan, 67, of Beaufort, N.C., formerly of Roanoke pa...

Newcomb, Manette S.

Manette S. Newcomb, 92, of Roanoke, Va., passed away on W...

Pinnock Sr., Theodore James

Theodore James (TJ) Pinnock Sr., 93, of Richmond, passed ...

Richert, Joel Willis

Joel Willis Richert, 77, (born Donna Kay Balster), of Roa...

Rush, Richard Edward

Richard Edward Rush, 90, of Christiansburg, passed away o...

Schultz, Shirley Ann Westmyer

Shirley Ann Westmyer Schultz, 93, of Roanoke, Va., died p...

Settles, Dematris Louise

Dematris L. Settles, 84, of Roanoke, died Friday, July 22...

Spangler, Carole Jean

Carole Jean Proffitt (Gigi) Spangler, 74, of Buchanan, we...

Sparks II, Carl E.

Carl E. (Chipper) Sparks II, 45, of Roanoke, Va., passed ...

Swecker, Betty Jane Alexander

Betty Jane (B.J.) Alexander Swecker of Roanoke, Va., went...

Tucker, Thomas Pete

Thomas Pete (Tommy) Tucker, 64, of Vinton, Va., passed aw...

Wheeler, Lynwood

Lynwood (Jack) Wheeler, 89, of Shady Grove Community, Bed...

Whitlock, Lewis Kenneth

Lewis Kenneth Whitlock, 90, of Martinsville, Va., passed ...

Williams, Margaret Dent

Margaret Dent Williams, 90 of Pearisburg, went home to be...

Saturday 07/23/2016
Atkins, Joyce Lee Hodges Dillon

Joyce Lee Hodges Dillon Atkins of Roanoke, Va., was born ...

Burrell, Lillian Leona

Lillian Leona (Beverly) Burrell, 87, went to be with the ...

Cary, Aileen

Aileen Cary, 88, of Vinton, Va., went Home to be with the...

Che, Kim Chi Thi

Kim Chi Thi Che, 84, of Roanoke, Va., passed away on Thur...

Dean, Thomas Paul

Thomas Paul (Tom) Dean, 67, of Forester Ave., Clifton For...

Eggleston, Sandra Earles

Sandra Earles Eggleston, 50, passed away on Thursday, Jul...

Garrett, Ruby Trent

Ruby Trent Garrett, 83, of Vinton, Va., passed away on We...

Grubb II, Robert Andrew

Robert Andrew (Drew) Grubb II, of of Roanoke, Va., passed...

Huffman, Mary D.

Mary D. Huffman, 80, of Roanoke, passed away Friday, July...

Jordan, Dianne Marie

Dianne Marie Jordan, 69, of Roanoke, passed away Thursday...

Litz, Dawn Marie

Dawn Marie Litz, 53, of Crockett, Va., passed away Friday...

MacDonald, Theodore A.

Theodore A. MacDonald, has scored an eagle on the 18th ho...

Minter, Jr., William Ray

William (Ray)  Minter Jr., 50 of  Moneta, a gentle soul, ...

Overstreet, Cordelia Agnes

Cordelia Agnes Overstreet, 82, of Roanoke, Va., died on T...

Poff, Michael Wayne

Michael Wayne Poff, 65, of Christiansburg, passed away We...

Porter, George Jackson

George Jackson Porter, 86, of Boones Mill, Va., died Wedn...

Russell, Robert Alan

Robert Alan Russell, 64, of Blacksburg, passed away Wedne...

Spangler, Carole Jean

Carole Jean Spangler, 74, of Buchanan, passed away Thursd...

St.Clair, Ollie May Eubank

Ollie May Eubank St. Clair, 92, of Glasgow passed away Th...

Swecker, Betty Jane Alexander

Betty Jane Alexander (B.J.) Swecker, 85, of Roanoke, Va.,...

Friday 07/22/2016
Adkins, Nancy

Nancy Adkins, 82, of Winston Salem, formerly of Roanoke, ...

Atkins, Joyce Lee Hodges Dillon

Joyce Lee Hodges Dillon Atkins, 62, of Roanoke, Va., pass...

Claxton, Evelyn Loretta

Evelyn Loretta Claxton, 84, of Shawsville, Va., passed aw...

Deeds, Russell Lowell

Russell Lowell Deeds, 87, died peacefully Monday, July 18...

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