Saturday 24 September, 2016
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Category Archives: Obituaries
RichardsMarie

Marie Ellen Richards, 62, of Bassett, passed away on Friday, August 12, 2016 at her residence. She was born in Montgomery County, Virginia on June 6, 1954 to the late Junior Holt Howard and the late Dorothy Ellen Howard. In addition to her parents,...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 16th, 2016
DaltonDonna

Donna Marie Dalton, 63, of Bassett, passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2016. Donna was born in Wythe County on November 11, 1952 to Thelma R. Gray and the late George W. Gray. She was also preceded in death by her husband, David E. Dalton. Donna...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 15th, 2016

John Donald Stanley, 80, of Ridgeway, VA passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2016. He was born on November 22, 1935 to the late Samuel Edward Stanley, Sr. and Verna Harris Stanley. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Valerie Bull Stanley and brother, Samuel Edward Stanley, Jr. Mr. Stanley served twenty years in the United...

TurnerBarbara

Barbara J. Turner, 70, of Ridgeway, passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2016 at her residence. She was born on November 10, 1945 in North Carolina to the late Alfis L. Jones and the late Lila Mae Creech Jones. She was a member of Clearview Wesleyan...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 14th, 2016
SederquistSteven

Stephen Lee Sederquist, of Ziglar Road, Ridgeway passed away Thursday August 11, 2016, at home. He was born in Rockford, Illinois on May 6, 1941 to the late Stanley F. Sederquist and Lillian Miner Sederquist. He was a veteran of the U. S. army...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 14th, 2016

Ernest Elmer King, 77, of Martinsville, passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. He was born February 14, 1939 to the late George Alex King, and Esther Spencer King. He was a barber and a truck driver until he became disabled. He was of the Baptist faith. Mr. King is survived by his daughter Juanita...

Ms. Janet Isabelle Wilber Bailey, age 83 of Stuart, Virginia passed away on Friday, August 12, 2016 at Blue Ridge Therapy Connection. She was born in Sidney, New York on July 23, 1933 to the late Stanley R. Wilber and Mabelle Van Scoy Wilber. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Sarah Elisabeth Porter; two brothers,...

Ms. Sallie Mary Walker Pendleton, age 89 of Stuart, Virginia passed away at The Blue Ridge Therapy Connection on Saturday, August 13, 2016. She was born in Patrick County on August 20, 1926 to the late Grady Walker and Bertie Rorrer Walker. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by three sisters, Lacy Mays, Nannie Rakes and Ada Lawson;...

JohnsonRalph

Ralph Storia Johnson Sr., affectionately known as “Poppy”, 92, of 215 Ridge Road, Collinsville, Va., passed away Saturday, August 13, 2016 at Forsyth Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC. He was born June 22, 1924, in Grundy, Va., to the late...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 14th, 2016

Marie Ellen Richards, 62, died Friday, August 12, 2016. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Bassett Funeral Services is in charge. ...

Tomczak

Thaddeus Edmund “Ted” Tomczak, 79, of Bassett, peacefully passed away August 10, 2016 at the Palliative Care Center of Roanoke Carilion Hospital. He was born in Buffalo, NY October 12, 1936 to Clara Konowalska Tomczak and Frank Tomczak,...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 11th, 2016
MeyersAnnie

Geneva Dickerson Myers, 80, of Martinsville, passed away on Thursday, August 11, 2016 at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. Geneva was born in Virginia on December 26, 1935 to the late William C. Dickerson and the late Osa Nester...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 11th, 2016
AlexanderLou

Iva Louree (Lou) Alexander, 75, of Collinsville, VA passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at Woltz Hospice Home in Dobson, NC, part of Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care. She was born in Carroll County on April 30, 1941 to the late...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 11th, 2016
ShivelyJoAnn

JoAnn Shively, 78, of Bassett passed away Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at her home. Born in Martinsville on January 9, 1938 the daughter of the late James Huford Ingram, Sr., and the late Annie Freeman Ingram. In addition to her parents she was...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 11th, 2016
HodgeThomas

Thomas Theodore Hodge, Jr., son of the late Thomas T. Hodge, Sr. and Bertha Aiken Hodge, was born in Martinsville, Virginia on November 7, 1944. God called him home to rest on August 8, 2016 at Berkshire Health Center in Vinton, Virginia. Having...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 10th, 2016
SloanCleo

Cleo Ray Sloan Jr., “Ray Boy”, 38, passed away peacefully at his home, 53 Widener Park Dr. Martinsville on August 8, 2016, formerly of Rocky Mount, Va. Ray was born in Martinsville on October 27, 1977 to Cleo Ray Sloan, Sr., and Regina Holt...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 9th, 2016
MasonMark

Dr. Mark William Mason, age 64, of 4656 Irisburg Road, Axton, passed away at his residence on Sunday, August 7, 2016. He was born on January 21, 1952 in Elmira, New York to the late Stewart Randall Mason and Ardelle Fridie Mason Porter. After...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 9th, 2016

Violet Cobler Lemons, 84, of 103 Clearview Drive, Martinsville, VA, died Monday, August 8, 2016. Roselawn Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.   ...

HandyLinda

Linda Haynes Handy, 76, of Martinsville, passed away Saturday, August 6, 2016. She was born in Henry County, March 23, 1940 to Allen S. Haynes and Virginia Hodges Haynes. Linda was a 1958 graduate of Drewry Mason High School and also a graduate...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 7th, 2016
HagerWilliam

William Moorefield Hager, 93, of Fieldale, went home to be with his Savior Saturday, August 6, 2016. He was the loving and devoted husband of 70 years to Christine Martin Hager. Born October 10, 1922 in Fries, he was the youngest son of Eldridge...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 7th, 2016
HaleyDonald

Donald Grey Haley, 77, of Axton, passed away Saturday, August 6, 2016 at his residence. He was born in Henry County, September 27, 1938 to Richard Aubrey Haley and Virginia Martin Haley, both deceased. He served in the Army during the Vietnam...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 6th, 2016

Nadine Hubbard Sink, 80, of Stanleytown, died on Monday August 1, 2016 at Duke Regional Hospital. She was born in Franklin County VA on June 4, 1936 to the late Henry A Hubbard and the late Ethel Chitwood Hubbard. Nadine was also preceded in death by two sisters, Edith Dean and Pauline Johnson and two brothers, Ralph A. Hubbard and A. Gilbert Hubbard. Nadine...

Roscoe Scales Jr., 53, of 123 Rush Lane, Martinsville, Va. passed away, Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at his residence. He was born  June 12, 1963 in New Rochelle, N.Y.  to Alberta Penn Scales and the late Roscoe Scales, Sr. Roscoe is survived by his mother, Albert Penn Scales of the home; two daughters, Roslyn Scales, Jasmine Scales both of Martinsville,...

HaynesBryant

Bryant Rodger Haynes, 81, of 1430 The Great Road, Fieldale Va. passed away Monday, August 1, 2016 at his home. He was born June 7, 1935 in Cana, Va. to the late Hester Hiatt Haynes and the late James Garfield Haynes. In addition to his parents...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 2nd, 2016
CannadayLottie

Lottie Amos Cannaday, 91, of Martinsville, passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2016 at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. She was born on September 16, 1924 to the late Minnie Belle Haskins Amos and the late Charlie Bob Amos. She...

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 2nd, 2016
LipfordHerman

Herman Lee Lipford, Sr. 74, of 1973 Water Oak Road, Callands, Va. passed away Saturday, July 30, 2016 at UVA Medical Center. He was the husband to Greta Lipford. He was born August 23, 1941 to the late Rebecca Lipford and the late Samuel H....

By Bill Wyatt on Aug 1st, 2016

Mrs. Olivia Faye Harris, age 58, of Patrick Springs passed away Sunday, July 31, 2016 at her home. She was born in Martinsville on April 19, 1958 to the late Ira and Ava Lee Lovins Lawless. She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Jessica Leigham Hankins; and two brothers, Lee Haynes Shelhorse and Raymond O’Dell Lawless. Surviving are one...

Etta Irene Inman, 57, of Old Mill Road, Ridgeway, passed away Thursday, July 28, 2016, at Annie Penn Hospital in Reidsville, N.C.   She was born April 9, 1959, in Martinsville, Virginia to Otis Ray Tuggle and Jackie Barnes Tuggle.  She graduated from Drewry Mason High School and received her associate degree in Business Administration at Patrick...

Nancy Marie Wolfe Bowman, 66, of 312 The Great Road, Martinsville, Virginia, died Saturday, July 30, 2016, at Blue Ridge Rehabilitation Center in Martinsville.   She was born August 20, 1949, in Martinsville, Virginia to Virginia Witt Wolfe and the late Charles W. Wolfe.   She was in the textile industry and had been employed at Springs Industry.  ...

AdamsJesse

Jesse Daniel Adams II, 51, of 120 Maple Street Martinsville, Va., passed away Friday, July 29, 2016, at his home. He was born, June 12, 1965 in Munich, Germany to Patricia Adams Walker of Martinsville, Va. and to Jesse Daniel Adams of Martinsville,...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 31st, 2016
HarrisClyde

Clyde Maynard Harris, 73, of Crestwood Road Collinsville, Va., passed away Friday, July 29, 2016 at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County. He was born March 11, 1943 to the late James W. Harris and the late Betty Lou Hopkins Harris....

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 30th, 2016

Julian Roy Gravely age 76 died Thursday July 28, 2016 at Memorial Hospital. Arrangements by Roselawn Chapel Funeral Home. ...

ShelorJames

Mr. James Randolph Shelor, age 78 of Stuart, passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at Wake Forest University Baptist Hospital in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He was born in Meadows of Dan on July 30, 1937 to the late Jesse Judson Shelor and...

By Bill Wyatt on Jul 29th, 2016