Monday 25 July, 2016
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Martinsville Daily
Category Archives: Obituaries

Troy A. Goard, 82, died Monday, July 25, 2016. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Bassett Funeral Services is in charge. ...

Early “Moses” Stockton 76, of 166 Stockton rd. Martinsville, Va. passed away Saturday, July 23, 2016 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital. He was born on February 6, 1940 to the late Mattie Frances Jamison Stockton and the late Pastor Early Stockton. He was preceded in death by his brother Elder Arthur Stockton. Early is survived by one daughter,...

Cecil Handy, 77, died Monday, July 25, 2016. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Bassett Funeral Services is in charge. ...

MorrisHelen

Helen Tucker Morris, of Spencer, VA, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Saturday, July 23, 2016. She passed away peacefully in her daughter’s home with her daughter and sister in attendance. Helen was born on August 21, 1933...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 25th, 2016

Arliss Aaron Largen, 52, died Sunday, July 24, 2016. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Bassett Funeral Services is in charge. ...

Nancy M. Woods, 83, died Sunday, July 24, 2016. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Bassett Funeral Services is in charge. ...

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????????????????????? Glennwood Ethemer Ginter, 76, of Henry County, VA passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. He was born in Roanoke, VA on April 23, 1940 to the late Mabel June Lee and Harold Ethemer...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 23rd, 2016
AdkinsAnn

Ann Davis Adkins age 52 of the Figsboro community, passed away on Friday July 22, 2016 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital. She was born Dec. 4, 1963 in Martinsville to the late Nancy Jane Harris Davis and Kenneth Wayne Davis of Martinsville. She was...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 23rd, 2016
EgglestonSandra

Sandra Earles Eggleston, 50, passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital surrounded by her family. She was born on April 26, 1966 and is preceded in death by her father, Walter “Nick” Earles, step-mother,...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 22nd, 2016

Mr. David Jackson Osborne, Jr age 49 of Stuart, Virginia, passed away on Tuesday, July 19, 2016. He was born in Welch, West Virginia on June 19, 1967. He was preceded in death by his father, David Jackson Osborne, Sr. David enjoyed playing guitar and singing. He had traveled with several gospel groups in West Virginia. His passion in life was his children,...

DavisEldred

Eldred Michael Davis, 62, of 189 Dyer St., Bassett, VA died Thursday, July 21, 2016 in the Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. Born October 31, 1953 in Martinsville, Eldred was a son of Mary Ramsey Davis and the late Arthur...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 21st, 2016

Michael Warren “Maxey” Powell age 79 of New York City, and formerly of Martinsville, passed away on Sunday July 17, 2016 at NYU Hospital in New York City. He was born January 22, 1937 in Martinsville to the late Stan and Pauline Lynnette Bivins Powell. He was predeceased by his parents. He was a graduate of Martinsville High School Class of 1955,...

CartwrightManasseh

Manasseh Irene Cartwright, 54, of Martinsville, passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2016. A Celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, July 30, 2016 at Forest Hills Presbyterian Church, 725 Beechnut Lane in Martinsville. Her family will...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 19th, 2016

Rebecca Dale Metcalf, 69, of Greensboro Road, Martinsville, Virginia, passed away, Monday, July 18, 2016 at home. She was born November 13, 1946 in Martinsville, Virginia, to the late Barber Lee Metcalf and Daisy Ruth Simms Metcalf. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and had worked in the food service business. Rebecca...

MageeRichard

Richard Henry “Max” Magee left this world too early on Sunday, July 17, 2016. He was born on June 13, 1990 in Danville, Va. to Missy Bateman of Bassett, Va. and Richard Warren Magee of Greensboro, NC. In addition to his parents, Max is...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 19th, 2016
TurnerPauline

Pauline Estelle Turner (nee Hall) of Stuart, passed away on July 19, 2016 in her ninety fourth year. She was the loving wife of James Kermit Turner who preceded her in death on April 26, 1999, and the beloved mother of Priscilla Turner Tucker...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 19th, 2016
DonavantMyrtle

Myrtle Elizabeth Rigney Donavant, 93, of 2233 Dyer Store Rd., Martinsville, VA went to be with the Lord on Monday, July 18, 2016. She was born on March 22, 1923 in Pittsylvania County to the late Claude Swanson Rigney and Nannie Kate Maxey...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 18th, 2016
MartinPatricia

Patricia A. “Pat” Martin, 65, of Patrick Springs, died on Monday, July 18, 2016. She was born in Galax on December 24, 1950 to the late Dewey C. Upchurch and the late Helen Easter Upchurch. Pat was also preceded in death by a daughter, Shelia...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 18th, 2016
DixonCorey

Cory Dixon, 34, of Stuart, Va. passed away in Roanoke, Va. on Saturday, July 16, 2016. He was born February 16, 1982 in Frankfort, Germany to Myrna Pierce of Chicago, IL. and Anthony A. Dixon. Cory is survived by his father, Anthony A. Dixon...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 18th, 2016
GrahamMargaret

Mrs. Margaret Oleen Graham, age 90 of Patrick Springs, passed away Sunday, July 17, 2016 at the Blue Ridge Therapy Connection in Stuart. She was born in Swain County, North Carolina on April 8, 1926 to the late Fred and Alice Cochran Burnette....

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 18th, 2016
FulcherTroy

Troy Elmer Fulcher, 86, of Martinsville, VA passed away on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at his home. He was born in Henry County, VA on December 26, 1929 to the late Melvin Fulcher and Odell Stone Fulcher Willard. Mr. Fulcher was preceded in death...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 17th, 2016
RobertsonWarren

Warren Baxter Robertson, 88, of Martinsville passed away peacefully at his residence on Friday, July 15, 2016. He was born in Martinsville on March 14, 1928 to Lewis Hampton Robertson and Gladys Marie Dillon Robertson. In addition to his parents...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 17th, 2016
ReedDon

Donald “Don” R. Reed, Jr., 59, of Stuart, passed away on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at his residence. Don was born in Martinsville on February 21, 1957 to Betty Lou Cox Reed and the late Donald Ray Reed, Sr. In addition to his father he was...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 17th, 2016

Earl Lilly, 77, died Friday, July 15, 2016. Arrangements are pending at this time. Bassett Funeral Services is in charge. ...

Mr. Carlton Neal Hylton, age 52, of Critz passed away Friday, July 15, 2016 in Patrick County. He was born in Patrick County on June 20, to the late Robert Lee Hylton and Eulalea Virginia Hylton. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Joan Tatum, Virginia Penn; and two brothers, Timothy and Mark Hylton; Surviving are four...

WaltonMaurice

Maurice Ozell Walton, 59, of Spencer, Va. passed away Saturday, July 9, 2016 at his residence. He was born October 9, 1956 in Ridgeway, Va. to Mary Elizabeth Hairston Walton and the late Otis Ozell Price. Maurice is survived by his wife Sharon...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 13th, 2016

Gladys Watkins Sheffield age 92, formerly of Axton, went home to be with the Lord on Monday July 11, 2016 at Blue Ridge Rehab. She was born Oct.3, 1923 in North Carolina to the late Clyde Benjamin and Pearl Clark Watkins. In addition to her parents, she was also predeceased by her step mother, Annie Mae Purdy Watkins, who raised Mrs. Sheffield, her...

MooreCurtis

Curtis Price Moore, 58, entered into eternal peace on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at the Kindred Hospital in Greensboro, NC. Curtis was born on March 18,1958 to Tina Price Moore of Poughkeepsie, NY. and Mattie Bee Ziegler of Ridgeway, VA. The family...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 11th, 2016

Amy Scales Gravely, 57, of Emmett Street, Martinsville, Va. passed away Monday, July 4, 2016 at her residence. She was born in Martinsville, Va. on June 12, 1959 to the late Elizabeth Hairston Scales. In addition to her parent she was preceded in death by one sister and two brothers. Amy is survived by two daughters: Tiffany Ferrell of Danville,...

KeysJanie

Janie Adams Keys, 76, passed away on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at Franklin Rehabilitation of Rocky Mount, VA surrounded by her family. She was born on August 12, 1939 in Franklin County, VA to the late James Earnest Adams and Viola Adkins Adams....

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 10th, 2016
SuiteHelen

Helen Louise Worrell Suite, 80, of Bassett, died Saturday, July 9, 2015 at the Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. She was born in Floyd County on May 7, 1936 to the late Oscar Worrell and the late Nettie McPeak Worrell. She...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 9th, 2016
MartinCharlie

Charlie “Junior” Martin, 70, of Collinsville, died Thursday, July 7, 2016 at his home. He was born in Bassett on October 29, 1945 to the late Charlie Reed Martin and the late Della Spencer Martin. He was also preceded in death by his first...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 8th, 2016

Vada Irene Boyd Dowling, 74, of Bassett, passed away on Thursday, July 7, 2016. She was born in Woolwine on January 1, 1942 to the late Luther Boyd and the late Myrtle Conner Boyd. Vada was also preceded in death by a daughter, Tammy Dowling Young and a brother Melvin Boyd. Vada was a member of Open Door Baptist Church. Vada is survived by four daughters,...