Thursday 26 May, 2016
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Martinsville Daily
Category Archives: Obituaries
FulcherSmith

Smith Wayne Fulcher, 70, of 20 High Ridge Street, Fieldale, VA passed away on Monday, May 23, 2016 at his residence. He was born on November 27, 1945 to the late Rachel Cassell Fulcher and Franklin Ruth Fulcher in Henry County, VA. In addition...

By Bill Wyatt on May 25th, 2016

Mr. Paul V. Holt – Dec 19, 1924 – May 23, 2016 Mr. Paul Vester Holt, age 91 of Stuart, passed away Monday, May 23, 2016 at Blue Ridge Therapy Connection in Stuart. He was born in Patrick County on December 19, 1924 to the late Crockett Holt and Cora Lawson Holt.   ...

Starling Oliver, III, 90, of Martinsville, Va. passed away Sunday, May 22nd, at Blue Ridge Rehab, Martinsville, Va.  He was the husband of Elfreda Petola (Wright) Oliver, for 70 years.  Starling was born in Landgraff, West Virginia on April 9, 1926 to the late Viola (Hairston) and  the late Starling Oliver, Jr.   In addition to his parents,...

CruiseBilly

William Henry “Billy” Cruise 63, of Bassett passed away Monday May 23 at the Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry Co. Billy was born in Henry Co, on January 3, 1953 the son of the late Joe Henry Cruise and the late Mary Nancy Dillon...

By Bill Wyatt on May 24th, 2016
ClarkGeoffrey

Geoffrey Scott Clark, 51, of Bassett, passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at Winston Salem Baptist Hospital. He was born on February 8, 1965 in Martinsville to Lorene Earles and the late Paul Clark. In addition to his mother he is survived...

By Bill Wyatt on May 22nd, 2016
MortonDavie

David Howard Morton, Jr., 67, of 325 Oxford Dr., Martinsville, VA passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at Martinsville Memorial Hospital. He was born in Charleston, WV on October 14, 1948 to the late Ruth Marie Kessler Morton and David Howard Morton,...

By Bill Wyatt on May 22nd, 2016
KingJames

James Elroy King, “The Bluegrass Storyteller,” 57, of Salem, VA, formerly of Cana, VA, passed away at Lewis Gale Hospital in Salem, VA, on Thursday, May 19, 2016. He was born September 9, 1958, in Martinsville, VA, to the late James “Jim”...

By Bill Wyatt on May 22nd, 2016
ConnerWilliam

William Lee (Junior) Conner, Jr., 22, of 339 Fontaine Dr., Ridgeway, Va. passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2016. He was born on October 31, 1993, in Bluefield, WV to his father, William Lee Conner, Sr. of 339 Fontaine Dr., Ridgeway, Va. and...

By Bill Wyatt on May 22nd, 2016

Eull Elmer “Jimmy” Pack, age 63 of Stuart, Virginia passed away on May 19, 2016 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston Salem, NC. Mr. Pack was born in Patrick County on May 29, 1952, to Boss and Prince Ella Pack. In addition to his parents, Mr. Pack was preceded in death by brothers, Grady, Arthur, Randy, Ray and Herbert Pack. “Jimmy”...

EvansJames

James Donald Evans, 73, of 217 Holland Circle, Axton, Va. passed away at his residence Saturday, May 21, 2016. He was born in Washington, DC, August 13, 1942, to the late Mack Hubert Evans and the late Pearly Joyce Evans. Mr. Evans was a member...

By Bill Wyatt on May 22nd, 2016
MasseyAnita

Anita Carol Turner Massey, age 56 of Stuart, Virginia passed away on Friday, May 20, 2016 at the Joan and Howard Woltz Hospice Home in Dobson, North Carolina. Ms. Massey was born in Henry County to Billy L. Turner and Mary K. Brooks Byrd. In...

By Bill Wyatt on May 22nd, 2016

Dixie Beckner, 80, of Bassett, Va, formerly of Franklin County, Va, went to be home with the Lord on Friday, May 20, 2016. She was of the Baptist Faith. She was born on August 15, 1935 to mother Dorothy Stump and father Willie Stump both of Franklin County, Va. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Willie Oscar Rose and Clifton Beckner both of...

SpencerJoseph

Joseph B. “Jay” Spencer, 76, of Bassett, passed away on Saturday, Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Blue Ridge Rehab. Jay was born on October 10, 1939 in Bassett to the late Johnson A. Spencer and the late Lessie H. Spencer. In addition to his parents...

By Bill Wyatt on May 22nd, 2016

Glenn Maynard Meeks, 69, of 180 Fairystone Church Loop, Stuart, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, May 21, 2016. He was born on September 12, 1946 in Franklin County to the late John Meeks and the late Ocie Cannaday Meeks. He was also preceded in death by a grandson, Seth Hicks. Glenn was a dedicated member and devoted deacon of Mountain...

Larry D. Davis, 76, of Martinsville, died Sunday, May 22, 2016 at the Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. He was born in Spray, North Carolina on November 19, 1939 to the late Walter Davis and the late Bessie Sigmon Davis. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Ricky Davis and Gary Davis; one sister, Shelby Quesenberry. He was...

Bessie Anderson Collie, 90, died Saturday, May 21, 2016. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Bassett Funeral Services is in charge. ...

EdwardsHarvey

Harvey Ray Edwards, 79, of 511 Meadowgreen Rd. Bassett, Va., passed away Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. He was born July 9, 1936 in Magdalene WVA to the late Maggie Moore Edwards and the late George Buford Edwards, Sr....

By Bill Wyatt on May 22nd, 2016
StoneVerlie

Verlie Marie Shelton Stone, age 98, of Bassett, passed away on Friday, May 20, 2016 at Stanleytown Health Care. She was born on June 23, 1917 in Patrick County to the late James Aubrey Shelton and the late Martha Susie Clark Shelton. In addition...

By Bill Wyatt on May 22nd, 2016
MoyerWilliam

William Warren Moyer, 95, of 4055 Sunset Drive, Martinsville, Va., passed away, Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Hospice House, Charlottesville, Va. He was born October 5, 1920 to the late George Dennis Moyer and the late Ina Mary Bayles Moyer. He...

By Bill Wyatt on May 22nd, 2016

Herbert Pack, age 61, of Stuart, VA, passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at his home. Mr. Pack was born in Patrick County on March 13, 1955, to Boss and Princess Ella Pack. Surviving are sons and daughters-in-law, Timmy and Jacqueline Pack, Tommy Pack; Jeff and Christi Edmonds; grandchildren, Destiny Pack, Brystol Pack, Dayton Pack, Andrew Edmonds,...

ByrdBeverly

Beverly Marvin Byrd, Jr., 74, of Collinsville, passed away at his home and went to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 19, 2016. He was born in Martinsville on November 23, 1941 to the late Beverly Marvin Byrd, Sr. and the late Ruby Angle Byrd....

By Bill Wyatt on May 20th, 2016
StolpeNellie

Nellie Elizabeth Hudson Stolpe, 71, of 241 Williams Street, Collinsville, VA passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at her residence. She was born on September 11, 1944 in Fieldale, VA to the late Etta Guilliams Hudson and Clarence Hudson....

By Bill Wyatt on May 20th, 2016
BuffkinKathleen

Kathleen “Tootsie” Brooks Buffkin, 81, of 237 Andra Drive, Ridgeway, died Thursday, May 19, 2016, at Morehead Memorial Hospital in Eden, NC. She was born in Henry County on April 1, 1935, to the late Fred W. Brooks and Edith Dudley Brooks....

By Bill Wyatt on May 19th, 2016
BarkerHazel

Hazel Hall Barker age 89 of Martinsville passed away on Tuesday May 17, 2016 at Pioneer Hospital in Stuart. She was born March 27, 2016 in Franklin County to the late Fred and Hettie Vick Amos Hall. In addition to her parents, she was also predeceased...

By Bill Wyatt on May 18th, 2016
JonesAlfis

Alfis Long Jones, age 90, of 669 Valley Drive, Eden, NC, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016 at the Morehead Memorial Hospital in Eden. He was born on July 2, 1925 in Pitt County, NC to the late Joseph E. and Jenny Lynn Parker Jones. He was...

By Bill Wyatt on May 17th, 2016

Diana Kay Creasy, 68, of 1652 Dyer Store Rd., Martinsville, VA, passed away on May 16, 2016. She was born on July 11, 1947 in Henry County to the late Elsie Worsham Creasy and John Sullivan Creasy. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brothers, Frank H. Creasy and Charles Michael Creasy; sisters, Christine C. Hodges, Evelyn C....

EdwardsJennifer

Jennifer Nicole Huddle Edwards, 45, of Mount Airy, NC passed on Wednesday, May 11, 2016. She was born on September 3, 1970 to Damaris Ireland Huddle and Gideon Conway Huddle. Mrs. Edwards was a 1988 graduate of Fieldale-Collinsville High School...

By Bill Wyatt on May 17th, 2016

Raymond Taylor Lawson, 72, of Stanleytown, VA passed away on Wednesday, May 11, 2016. He was born on January 31, 1944 in Stanleytown, VA to the late Josie Rorrer Lawson and Posey E. Lawson. Mr. Lawson is survived by his wife, Margaret Burkett Lawson; sons, Brian Ray Lawson of the residence, Bruce Taylor Lawson of Greensboro, NC, and Raymond Todd...

FreemanMattie

Mattie R. Freeman, 75, of Blue Ridge Rehabilitation Center in Martinsville, died Sunday, May 15, 2016 at the Center. She was born August 8, 1940 in Martinsville to the late Ruben H. Martin and Lealie Martin Martin. Ms. Freeman was retired...

By Bill Wyatt on May 15th, 2016
EgglestonJames

James Clay “Skeets” Eggleston, 78, of 710 Barrows Mill Road, Martinsville, died Saturday May 14, 2016, at Select Specialty Hospital in Greensboro, NC. Skeets was born in Martinsville on December 29, 1937, to the late Andrew Eggleston and...

By Bill Wyatt on May 15th, 2016
WingfieldMary

Mary Katherine Barlow Wingfield, 44, of 16505 A.L. Philpott Hwy, Martinsville, died, Saturday, May 14, 2016, at Roanoke Memorial Hospital. She was born in Martinsville, on May 12, 1972, Ivan Barlow, Sr., and Mary Ruth Barlow of Martinsville....

By Bill Wyatt on May 15th, 2016

Helen Lankford, 75, died Friday, May 13, 2016. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Bassett Funeral Services is in charge. ...

KallamHoward

Howard Allen Kallam, 83, of 812 Barrows Mill Rd., Martinsville, Va. passed away at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. He was born on May 16, 1932, in North Carolina, to the late Charlie Kallam and the late Nina Watkins Kallam....

By Bill Wyatt on May 12th, 2016