Albert Bernard Lerner

Albert Bernard Lerner, 68, of Concord, VA, died Friday, April 24, 2015. Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg, is assisting the family. To send condolences please visit tharpfuneralhome.com....

Shirley "Ma" Peters (Eggleston)

Shirley Eggleston “Ma” Peters went home to her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on April 23, 2015. Shirley was born in Madison Heights on July 11, 1930 to George and Mae Eggleston. She was preceded in death by her brothers, George Eggleston, Jr....

Patricia P. Eubank

Patricia Anne (Pat) Phillips Eubank, 68, of Lynchburg passed away on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 after a short illness. She was preceded in death by her parents Garland E. Phillips and Anne C. Phillips. She was a retired employee of G.E.Ericsson....

Frances Excell Wooldridge Ballowe

 “So many men, so little time.”  When you and your husband raise 5 boys, there is little time for much else.  Fran managed to corral those 5 boys who had a 17-year age range between the oldest and youngest, raising them on Perrymont Avenue.  ...

Dorothy Wilson Byers

Dorothy Wilson Byers, 88, of Big Island, died on the evening of Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at Lynchburg General Hospital.  Dorothy went home to be with the Lord after a struggle with a stroke, surrounded by her loving family.  Born September 27, 192...

Dorothy (Dot) Ferguson Teass

Dorothy (Dot) Ferguson Teass, 96, of Bedford, died Wednesday, April 22, 2015.  Born January 11, 1919 in Bedford County, a daughter of the late Mont Stuart Ferguson and Ossie Saunders Ferguson. In addition to her parents, Dot was preceded in death...

Patricia L. Overstreet

Patricia LaPradd Overstreet, 52, of Goodview, died Tuesday, April 21, 2015.  Born October 9, 1962 in Virginia, a daughter of the late Leonard S. LaPradd and Eunice W. LaPradd. In addition to her parents, Patricia was preceded in death by her husb...

Elinor Hopkins (Bass)

Elinor Bass Hopkins, 79, died on Monday April 20, in Lynchburg. Born in Alcoa, Tennessee, on December 25, 1935, she was the daughter of Beatrice Irene Dreher and Beverly Calvin Bass. She is survived by her husband of fifty-eight years, James Wa...

Eleanor Louise Canada

Mrs. Eleanor Louise Canada, formerly of Greensboro, North Carolina, passed away quietly, April 19, 2015 at Carriage Hill Retirement Community, Bedford, Virginia.  Mrs. Canada was preceded in death by husband James R Canada, Sr. Mrs. Canada was bo...

Dorothy Ort DeFilippis

Dorothy Ort DeFilippis, 88, passed away on Friday, April 17, 2015. Born in Califon, NJ on June 18, 1926 to the late Stewart and Naomi Ort, Mrs. DeFilippis made Mendham, NJ her home from 1930 to 1998. She and her husband Samuel, were owners of Samm...

Richard Arthur Dunn

Richard Arthur Dunn, 46, of Lynchburg, died on Friday, April 17, 2015. He was the loving husband of Mary Ellen Dunn. Born in Lynchburg on June 6, 1968, Richard was a son of June Elizabeth Dunn Alley and the late Jack Carter Dunn. He worked in Lync...

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James Herman Newland Sr.

James “Jim” Herman Newland Sr., 94, of Lynchburg, died Thursday, April 16, 2015. He was the husband of Margaret Stratton Newland for 62 years. Born Tuesday, July 20, 1920, in Hazard, Ky., Jim was a son of the late Joseph Mitchell Newland and t...

Virgil Rolland Kesler

Virgil Rolland Kesler, 82 of Lynchburg, entered eternal rest with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, April 15, 2015. He was the husband of Myrtle Lovelady Kesler. Born on August 29, 1932, in Chicago, Illinois, he was the son of the late William Her...

Daphine Smith Moore

Daphine Smith Moore, 74, died on April 15, 2015 at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of Curtis Moore Jr. for 54 years. Born in Appomattox County, VA on April 6, 1941. She was a daughter of the late Carrie Martin and the late C. Roland S...

Arthur Ernest Pressl

Arthur Ernest Pressl, 90, of Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, died Wednesday, April 15, 2015 in Hardy, Virginia.  He was the husband of the late Dorothy Irene Dietrich Pressl. Born April 4, 1925 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, he was a son of the late Ernest ...