Saturday 01 October, 2016
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Martinsville Daily
Category Archives: Obituaries
SowersMargaret

Mrs. Margaret Puckett Sowers, age 81 of Stuart, passed away Sunday, February 21, 2016 at Blue Ridge Therapy Connection in Stuart. She was born in Patrick County on May 16, 1934 to the late Henry and Nannie Kate Burge Puckett. In addition to...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 23rd, 2016
KellamMargaret

Margaret Winn Kellam, 96 years young, of Martinsville, went to be with the Lord on Sunday Feb. 21, 2016 at Stanleytown Health and Rehab. She was born Jan. 26, 1920 in Martinsville to the late Joseph Muscoe and Nannie Ruth “Rose” Helms Winn....

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 21st, 2016

Mary Lynn Timchak, 71, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. She was born in Colerain, NC on September 16, 1944 to the late Joseph M. Daniels and the late Margaret Norvell Daniels. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by furbaby, Little Girl and brother, Joseph...

Leo G. Kursch, 96, died Friday, February 19, 2016.  Arrangements are incomplete.  Bassett Funeral Services is in charge. ...

PalmerEdith

Edith Stultz Palmer, 101, of Blue Ridge Rehab Center Martinsville, Va., passed away Friday, February 12, 2016. She was born to the late Henry Franklin Stultz, Sr. and the late Lucy Elizabeth Byrd on March 6, 1914. In addition to her parents,...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 19th, 2016

Mr. English Caryle Rorrer, age 88 of Stuart, passed away Thursday, February 18, 2016 at his home. He was born in Patrick County on May 13, 1927 to the late Fred and Fannie Lawless Rorrer. In addition to his parents, Mr. Rorrer was preceded in death by a great-grandson, Erik Rorrer; three brothers, Maynard, Buford and Chappy Rorrer; his father-in-law,...

FoleyVirgie

Virgie Lee Foley, 82, of Collinsville, passed away on Friday, February 19, 2016, at Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital. She was born in Patrick County on June 15, 1933 to the late Henry Lee Rea and the late Della Craig Rea. In addition to her...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 19th, 2016
CassellMargie

Margie J. Cassell, 77, of Bassett, went to be with the Lord on Friday, February 19, 2016 at her residence. She was born on July 2, 1938 in Henry County to the late William A. Joyce and the late Daisy Hopkins Joyce. Margie was also preceded in...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 19th, 2016
SebastianGeorgia

Georgia Stevenson Sebastian, 62, of Martinsville, passed away on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at her daughter’s home. She was born in Brewsterdale, West Virginia on February 17, 1954 to the late George Kenneth Stevenson, Sr. and Pearlie...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 18th, 2016
QuesenberryMckinley

McKinley “Mac” Quesenberry, 78, of Bassett, passed away on Thursday, February 18, 2016 at his residence. He was born on July 3, 1937 in Floyd County to the late Freeman Dillard Quesenberry and the late Ida Bell Duncan Quesenberry. In addition...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 18th, 2016

Ted David Shumate, 71, of Ridgeway, died Wednesday February 17, 2016. Arrangements are being handled by Wright Funeral Service & Crematory of Martinsville. ...

FawGlenn

Glen R. Faw, 73, of Burroughs White Street, Collinsville, passed away Monday, February 15, 2016, at home. He was born September 27, 1942, in Beckley, West Virginia, to the late Charles Howard Faw and Opal Veda Phipps Faw. He graduated from...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 17th, 2016

Corine A. “Connie” Whitehead, 80, of Martinsville, died on Tuesday, February 15, 2016 at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. Connie was born on March 15, 1935 to the late Peter L. and Fairy Craig Adams. In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by her husband, Larry Whitehead and five brothers, Billy, Bobby, Lonnie,...

GuynnAlfred

Alfred C. “Bunny” Guynn, Jr., 61, of Madison, NC died Monday, February 15, 2016 at his home. He was born February 13, 1955 to Alfred C. Guynn, Sr. and the late Amy Ayers Guynn. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Nathan Guynn and...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 15th, 2016
FainPatricia

Patricia R. Fain, 43, of Stuart, died Sunday, February 14, 2016 at the Pioneer Community Hospital. She was born August 25, 1972 to William Roberts and Annie Sue Overby. She was preceded in death by her grandmother and step-grandfather who helped...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 15th, 2016

Lorna Montague Taylor, 74, of Lavinder Mullens Court, Bassett, died Saturday, February 13, 2016 at Lewis Gale Hospital in Roanoke.  Arrangements are by Wright Funeral Service & Crematory. ...

Stokes

Katherine Kipps Stokes, 94, of Collinsville, VA passed away on Thursday, February 11, 2016 at Blue Ridge Rehab Center. She was born on April 10, 1921 in Christiansburg, VA to the late Verdie Akers Kipps and John R. Kipps. In addition to her...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 13th, 2016
FitzgibbonMaureen

Maureen “Mo” Ellen FitzGibbon, 42, of Martinsville, Va., passed away Friday, February 12, 2016 at her home. She was born May 10, 1973 in Rochester, New York to Thomas Joseph FitzGibbon and the late Nancy Arlene Brooks FitzGibbon Bucci and...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 13th, 2016
RossMaryLou

Mary Lou Rose, 84, of Martinsville, died Saturday, February 13, 2016, at her home. She was born in West Virginia on October 22, 1931. She was preceded in death by her husband, William “Bill” Rose, Sr.; two sons, Daniel Rose and Terry Rose;...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 13th, 2016
Hartis

Mary Lorene Overby Hartis, 87, of Fieldale, VA passed away on Thursday, February 11, 2016 at her residence. She was born on June 9, 1928 in Ruffin, NC to the late Gladys Bowling Overby and John Franklin Overby. In addition to her parents,...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 11th, 2016

Jeraldine R. “Jerry” Patterson, 76, of Martinsville, died Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at her home. She was born in Bassett on May 27, 1939 to the late Richard F. Rakes and the late Leotta Shelton Rakes. She was also preceded in death by a son, Randy Patterson; grandsons, Phillip McDaniel, Jr. and Scott Patterson; her twin sister, Jacqueline Shorter...

StoneRoger

W. Roger Stone, Jr., 63 of 1591 Stones Dairy Road, Bassett, VA passed away on Tuesday, February 9, 2016. He was born in Henry County to the late Louise Murray Stone and Wilbert Rogers Stone, Sr. on February 13, 1952. In addition to his parents,...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 10th, 2016
Feazell, Melvia

Melvia Leona Feazell, 81, of Bassett, Virginia, passed away on February 9, 2016. She was born November 15, 1934 in Franklin County, Virginia to the late Hobert and Macie Midkiff Gillispie. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 10th, 2016
UllrichMargaret

Mrs. Margaret Cummings Ullrich, age 79 of Patrick Springs, passed away Sunday, February 7, 2016 at her home in the loving care of her family. She was born in Patrick County on January 18, 1937 to the late Casper Doctor “Dock” Cummings and...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 9th, 2016
ColemanLewis

Lewis Warren Coleman, 77, of Martinsville, passed away on Sunday, February 7, 2016 at Blue Ridge Rehab Center in Martinsville. He was born in Franklin County, April 29, 1938 to Robert Ryland Coleman and Ada Lee Arthur Coleman. Lewis was retired...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 8th, 2016
ArringtonAnthony

Anthony Lee “Tony” Arrington, 58, of Bassett, died Monday, February 8, 2016, at his residence. Tony was born January 29, 1958, to the late Samuel Bryant and Zelma Hudson Arrington. He graduated from Bassett High School and had been disabled...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 8th, 2016
Funeral

Walter Penn, Jr., 86, passed away Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at Blue Ridge Rehab Center. He was born in Madison, N.C., on March 24, 1929, to the late Walter Penn, Sr. and the late Tiny Moore Penn. In addition to his parents he was preceded...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 8th, 2016
WebberMarvin

Marvin Burkholder Webber passed away Sunday February 7, 2016 at his home in Bassett. He was born in Bedford Co, on May 31, 1926 the son of the late Lovelace Webber and the late Matilda Burkholder Webber. Marvin was an accountant for more than...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 7th, 2016
Funeral

Mary Keys Cannaday, 84, of Martinsville, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, February 6, 2016, from Blue Ridge Manor where she was a resident. She was born in Henry County, September 24, 1931 to Charles Eldon Keys and Maude Ellen Grant...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 7th, 2016
Funeral

Ernest Herman Seafert, 83, of Bassett, passed away on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. He was born in Sturgis, Michigan on July 17, 1932 to the late Joseph Ernest Herman Seafert and the late Matilda...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 7th, 2016
HinesBen

Ben Allen Hines, 84, of Garden Drive, Ridgeway, died Friday, February 5, 2016, at home. He was born October 5, 1931, in Bedford County, Virginia, to the late Stonewall Jackson Hines and Sylvia Marie Tuck Hines. He was a veteran of the United...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 7th, 2016

A Graveside Service will be held for Juanita Lucille Correia at 2:00 PM on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at the Hall Family Cemetery in Patrick County with Pastor David Keatts officiating. Mrs. Correia was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard D. Correia and parents, Charlie and Vera Hall. She is survived by her son, Charles McIntosh of California;...

PeelerGlenda

Glenda “Faye” Harris Peeler, 53, of Martinsville passed away on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at Inova Hospital of Fairfax, Falls Church, Virginia. She was born on February 9, 1962 in Hopkinsville, Kentucky to the late Richard Arthur Harris,...

By Bill Wyatt on Feb 5th, 2016