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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) w...

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...

Furr Jr., Guy Littleton

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

Greene, John Wesley

John Wesley Greene, 94, of Roanoke, Va., passed away on M...

Wright Jr., Joseph A.

Joseph A Wright, Jr, 57, of Fincastle, lost his battle to...

Tuesday 12/16/2014
Dixon, Cynthia Ogle Wright

Cynthia Ogle Wright Dixon, 69, of Wirtz, passed away Sund...

Jackson, Ethel Marie Goad

Ethel Marie Goad Jackson, 92, of Salem, passed away peace...

Johnston, Donald F.

Donald F. Johnston, 90 of Roanoke, Va., passed away on Sa...

Lackey, Elbert Calvin

Elbert Calvin "Ed" Lackey, 87, of Goose Creek, ...

Rowe, Linda Webb

Linda Webb Rowe, 55, of Salem, Va., passed away on Sunday...

Shrader, David Phillip

David Phillip Shrader, 54, of Narrows, departed this life...

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

Thursday 12/18/2014
Ayers, Dania Price

Dania Price Ayers, 51, of Christiansburg, passed away Tue...

Baxter, Alfred Milton

Alfred Milton (Moosie) Baxter, 60, of Roanoke, passed awa...

Bennett, Neffie Anderson

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

Bise, Harry

Harry Bise, 78, of Hillsville, passed away Wednesday, Dec...

Bishop, Richard Earl

Richard Earl Bishop, 72, of Blacksburg, passed away Sunda...

Brizendine, Thomas Arthur

Thomas Arthur Brizendine, 97, of Glasgow, passed away Sun...

Brooks, Carlton Thomas

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

Burnette, James E.

James E. Burnette, of Covington, passed away Monday Decem...

Carr, Joetta

Joetta Carr, of Virginia Beach and formerly of Roanoke, V...

Day, Jay R.

Jay R. Day, 60, of New Castle, passed away Friday, Decemb...

Denson, Stephen Lee

Stephen Lee Denson, of Lexington, passed away Monday, Dec...

Eavey, Jean Wood

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

Greene, John Wesley

John Wesley Greene, 94, of Roanoke, Va., passed away Mond...

Hamilton, Mary Alice Hartless

Mary Alice Hartless Hamilton, 74, of Buena Vista, died Tu...

Harrison, Nancy Ann Ellis

Nancy Ann Ellis Harrison, 68, of Vinton, Va., passed away...

Horton, Alice Linvile Thorp

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

Jennings, Donald William

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

Johnson, Alma Victoria Smith

Alma Victoria Smith Johnson, 91, of Rocky Mount, Va., die...

Johnson, Bernice Carter

Bernice Carter Johnson, 79, of Ferrum, passed away Tuesda...

Knighton, Joseph Michael

Joseph Michael Knighton, 62, of Catawba, went to be with ...

Lackey, Elbert Calvin

Elbert Calvin (Ed) Lackey, 87, of Goose Creek, S.C., pass...

Lawson, Mildred Emma Spencer

Mildred Emma Spencer Lawson, 80, of formerly of Martinsvi...

Lester, Dorothy Ann Ray

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

Maurer, Lucy

Lucy Maurer

Mills, Robert Ryan

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

Mudrick Jr., Samuel

Samuel Mudrick Jr., 91, of Roanoke, Va., died Sunday, Dec...

Nakajima, Atsuhiko

Atsuhiko (Naka) Nakajima, of Roanoke, Va., passed away De...

Parker, Denny Eugene

Denny Eugene Parker, 73, of Bedford, passed away Tuesday,...

Sedinger, Tyrone G.

Tyrone G. Sedinger, 77, of Shawsville, passed away Wednes...

Semones, Loretta G.

Loretta G. Semones, 81, of Roanoke, passed away Tuesday, ...

Sink, Maxine Nichols

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

Strickland, Jeffrey Sterling

Jeffrey Sterling Strickland, 59, of North Hollywood, Cali...

WORLEY, KELLY MEANS

Walker, Juanita Alva Webb

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

Wall, Carol Fretwell

Carol Fretwell Wall, 63, of Roanoke, Va., died Sunday, De...

Whitmer, Maudine Faye Fridley

Maudine Faye Fridley Whitmer, 84, of Eagle Rock, passed a...

Witt, William Jackson

William Jackson (Bill) Witt, 90, of Bedford, passed away ...

Wood, Clarence Ervin

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

Woolfalk, James

In loving memory we announce the passing of James 'Jim' W...

Wright, William Gerald

William Gerald (Billy) Wright, 78, of Shawsville, passed ...

Yates, Frank James

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

Young, Lissie May

Lissie May (Pedley) Young, 100, of Roanoke, passed away p...

Wednesday 12/17/2014
Arrington, Arlene Robertson

On December 15, 2014 at the age of 66, Arlene Robertson A...

Barton, Wallace Marion

Wallace Marion Barton, 78, of Roanoke, passed away Sunday...

Baxter, Alfred Milton

Alfred Milton (Moosie) Baxter, 60, of Roanoke, departed t...

Bishop, Richard Earl

Richard Earl Bishop, 72, went to be with the Lord Jesus o...

Brizendine, Thomas Arthur

Thomas Arthur Brizendine, 97, of Glasgow, died Sunday, De...

Brown, Lawrence Edward

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

CUMMINS, DAVID P.

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Callands, Luevenia

Luevenia Callands, 84, of Gretna, passed away Monday, Dec...

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