Saturday 27 August, 2016
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Myrtle Dortch Hite, 71, of 29 Atlanta Circle, Martinsville, Va., passed away at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County Friday, January 29, 2016. She was born in Petersburg, Va., October 12, 1944, to Bertha Cole Dortch and the late...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 1st, 2016
PendletonElsie

Elsie Rakes Pendleton, age 97, of Stuart, VA, passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2016 at Pioneer Community Hospital of Patrick County in Stuart, VA. She was born on January 6, 1919 in the Poplar Camp section of Patrick County, the daughter of...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 1st, 2016
CurryBeverly

Mrs. Beverly Lynn Curry, age 55 of Stuart, passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina after a hard battle with cancer. She was born on August 19, 1960 in Galax and was preceded in death...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 29th, 2016
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Roger Timothy Carter age 66 of Martinsville passed away Mon. Jan. 25, 2016 at the Golden Living Center. He was born Jan. 25, 1950 in Marion, VA to the late Graham Stuart and Madeline Wilkinson Carter. He was also predeceased by one sister...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 29th, 2016
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Emma “Roberta” Fitts Marshall, 90, of Kings Grant, Martinsville, and formerly of Bethesda, MD, died Tuesday, January 26, 2016. Roberta was born December 25, 1925, in Kinnakeet (Avon), NC, to Rev. Robert N. and Emma Jolly Fitts. She was preceded...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 29th, 2016
AdamsWallace

Wallace Allen Adams, 71, of Martinsville, VA passed away on Thursday, January 28, 2016. He was born on November 23, 1944 in Patrick County, VA to the late Edith Mabel Sheppard Adams and Wallace William Adams. Mr. Admas worked as a masonry...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 29th, 2016
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Thomas J. “Bunny” Handy, 85, of Patrick Springs, died on Wednesday, January 27, 2016. Bunny was born on July 29, 1930 in Stella (Critz) to the late Thomas T Handy and the late, Odoa Stone Handy. Bunny is survived by his wife, Velda Turner...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 28th, 2016
BoelenRandolph

Randolph Brooks Boelen, 68, of 2936 A. L. Philpott Highway Axton, VA passed away on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at his residence. He was born in San Francisco, CA on August 27, 1947 to Doloros Dubray Vidal and the late Richard Boelen. In addition...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 28th, 2016
MullinsFrances

Frances Shea Mullins, 85, of Martinsville, died Wednesday, January 27, 2016, at Lewis-Gale Medical Center in Roanoke. She was born in War West Virginia on January 29, 1930, to the late John Shea and Leona Henry Shea. She was retired after...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 28th, 2016
BrownLacy

Lacy Edward Brown, 76, of Martinsville, died Tuesday, January 26, 2016, at Lewis-Gale Medical Center in Roanoke. He was born in Bluefield, West Virginia, on July 15, 1939, to the late Mattie Brown Zolensky. He was retired after thirty years...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 27th, 2016
MabePatsy

Mrs. Patsy Blackwell Mabe, age 67 of Stuart, passed away Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. She was born in Abingdon on January 22, 1949 to the late John Henry Blackwell, Jr. and Virginia Pope Blackwell....

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 27th, 2016
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Mrs. Carol Bergey Myers, age 71, of Stuart passed away Monday, January 25, 2016 at Blue Ridge Therapy Connection in Stuart. She was born in Pennsylvania on Aug. 16, 1944 to the late Wilmer Floyd Bergey and Anna Lutterer Bergey. In addition to...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 26th, 2016
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Roger Timothy Carter age 66 of Golden Living Center, Martinsville, passed away on Jan. 25, 2016. He was born Jan. 25, 1950 in Marion, VA to the late Graham Stuart and Madeline Florence Wilkinson Carter. In addition to his parents, he was also...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 26th, 2016
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Patsy Ann Hairston Dillard, age 69, of Banner Street, Martinsville, Va., passed away Monday, January 25, 2016 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Roanoke, Va.  She was born March 13, 1946 to the late Ella Hairston and the late Bob Beaver.  In addition...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 26th, 2016
KingLouise

Louise Thomason King, 89, of Martinsville, VA passed away on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at her residence. She was born on March 17, 1926 to the late Minnie Stanley Thomason and Henry Alfred Thomason. In addition to her parents, she is preceded...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 26th, 2016
IngeCharlie

Charlie James Inge, Sr., 93 of Fayette Street, Martinsville, Va. humbly submitted to the Master’s Call on January 24, 2016 at Golden Living Center.  He was born on October 14, 1922 in Pittsylvania County, Va. to the late Charlie James...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 26th, 2016
HaynesCatherine

Catherine Mae Haynes, 44, of Martinsville, died Monday, January 25, 2016 at the Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. She was born in Henry County on October 15, 1971 to Alma Draper Haynes of Martinsville and the late Morton D....

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 26th, 2016
DehartHoward

Howard Burton DeHart, 85, of Meadows of Dan, passed away Monday, January 25, 2016 at Blue Ridge Rehab Center in Martinsville. He was born in Meadows of Dan on September 22, 1930 to Harman J. DeHart, Sr. and Cassie Nolen DeHart. Howard served...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 25th, 2016
TateJoshua

Joshua Redd Tate, 24, of Axton, died Wednesday, January 20, 2016. He was born in Richmond on September 24, 1991 and was the son of Bertha Tate Manning and Melvin C. Manning, Sr. of Axton. In addition to his parents he is survived by his biological...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 25th, 2016
TatumAubrey

Mr. Aubrey Lee Tatum, age 93, of Stuart passed away Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016 at Pioneer Community Hospital in Stuart. He was born in Patrick County on Sept. 11, 1922 to the late Russell Tatum and Hester Boaz Tatum. In addition to his parents,...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 24th, 2016
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Mrs. Marilyn Sue Archer, age 68, of Patrick Springs, VA, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016. She was born in Sidney, OH on July 24, 1947 to the late James and Kathleen Garlow Reisinger. She was married to Denford “Denny”...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 23rd, 2016

Lina B. “LB” Ingram, 88, died Saturday, January 23, 2016.  Bassett Funeral services is in charge. ...

SpanglerThelma

Thelma Handy Spangler, 90, died Friday, January 22, 2016 at her residence in the Mount Pleasant Retirement Village, Monroe, OH. She was born in Patrick County, Virginia on March 13, 1925 to the late Daniel Lee Handy and Callie Mae Handy. Thelma...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 23rd, 2016
MasonCharlie

Charlie M. Mason, 81, of Martinsville, died Thursday, January 21, 2016 at his home. He was born in Henry County on May 9, 1934 to the late Perry Mason and the late Myrtle Chaney Mason. He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Joyce A....

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 22nd, 2016
CurryClarence

Clarence Neal Curry, 70, of Martinsville passed away on Friday , January 15, 2016 at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville & Henry County. He was born on July 2, 1945 in Reidsville, North Carolina to the late Clarence J. Curry and Nora Williams...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 22nd, 2016
ShockleyTurner

Turner Wilford Shockley, Jr., 53, of Ridgeway, VA passed away on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at his residence. He was born on April 5, 1962 to the late Marguerite G. Shockley and Turner W. Shockley, Sr. Mr. Shockley was of the Baptist Faith...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 22nd, 2016
Funeral

Lindbergh Compton, age 88 of Greer, S.C.  formerly of Martinsville, passed away on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at the National Health Care Center in Greer, S.C..  His arrangements will be announced by Roselawn Chapel Funeral Home. ...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 21st, 2016
JamiesonLinda

Linda Delores Jamieson, 65, of Martinsville, died Tuesday, January 19, 2015, at Roanoke Memorial Hospital. She was born in North Carolina on April 29, 1950, to the late Dale Jamieson and Mary Manuel Jamieson. She was employed with Wal-Mart...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 20th, 2016
Mary Smith

Mary Ruth Williams Smith, 80, of 1220 Belmont Ave, Collinsville, died Monday, January 18, 2016, at the Landmark Center in Stuart. She was born in Martinsville on December 12, 1935, to the late James Palmer Williams and Gladys Dillon Williams....

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 19th, 2016
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Randolph Franklin Stone, 79, of 7113 Daniels Creek Road, Martinsville, Va., passed away Monday, January 18, 2016, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. He was born January 8, 1937, in Bassett, Va. to the late George William Stone and the...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 19th, 2016
Funeral

Harry Reves Johnston, Sr., 86, of Green Oak Drive, Martinsville, went home to be with the Lord Sunday, January 17, 2016, at home. He was born October 4, 1929 in Leatherwood to the late Herman Johnston and Racheal Eanes Johnston. He attended...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 19th, 2016
HandyAlice

Alice O. Handy, 90, of Bassett, Virginia, died Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at her residence. She was born in Henry County on August 3, 1925 to Harvey L. Helms and Louetta Turner Helms. Alice was retired from Bassett Walker Knitting Company...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 19th, 2016
Funeral

Franklin Z. Harmon of Collinsville, Virginia born June 29, 1933, passed on to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 17, 2016 after a long battle with health issue. Survived by his wife of 61 years, Rhoena; his children, Lavonda Eggleston of Cary,...

By Bill Wyatt on Jan 18th, 2016