John Gary Flesch

John Gary Flesch, Sr., 73, of Farmville, died on Wednesday, March 4, 2015. Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg, is assisting the family, (434) 237-9424.  ...

John Parsons Eckert

March 7, 2015

John “Jack” Parsons Eckert, 81, of Lynchburg died Wednesday, March 4, 2015. He was the loving husband of Constance “Connie” Eckert for over 58 years. Born on September 26, 1933, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he was a son of the late Georg...

Wesley Thomas Silby, Jr.

March 7, 2015

Wesley Thomas Silby, Jr. stepped out of this life and into life eternal with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on March 3, 2015, at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of Rebecca “Becky” Bass Silby for just three days shy of ten years. ...

Irvin Calvin Harris

March 5, 2015

Irvin Calvin “Pete” Harris, 76, of Lynchburg, died Monday, March 2, 2015. He was the husband of the late Judith Ann Ayers Harris for 53 years. Born Thursday, April 7, 1938, in Gladstone, Va., Pete was a son of the late Irvin T. and Emma White ...

Larry John Riffee

March 3, 2015

Larry John Riffee went to be with his Lord after more than a ten-year courageous fight with cancer. He went peacefully at home with his wife present at his side on March 1, 2015. Larry was born November 17, 1941 in Charleston, West Virginia. The o...

James Daymond Little

March 6, 2015

James Daymond Little, 68, of Lynchburg, lost his battle with lung cancer on Sunday, March 1, 2015, at Virginia Baptist Hospital. He was the husband of Iris Arrington Little for forty-four years. Jim was born on May 14, 1946, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa,...

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Frank Wyatt Shorter

Frank Wyatt Shorter, 85, of Rustburg died Sunday, March 1, 2015, surrounded by his family   Born August 16, 1929, Frank was a son of the late John Shorter and Janie Green Shorter.   Frank was a member of the Boonsboro Ruritan Cl...

Louis Frank Sette

Louis Frank Sette, born May 17, 1946, stepped out of this life and into life eternal with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ at 8:45 am on Saturday, February 28th, 2015 after more than two years battling leukemia. Born to an Italian American neighborho...

Augustine John Fagan

Augustine (Gus) John Fagan peacefully departed this life on February 27, 2015. Gus was born in Everett, Massachusetts, the seventh of ten children to the late Augustine Fagan and Mary Ellen Williams Fagan, formally of Newfoundland, Canada. He was ...

Edith Hull Dalton

Edith Hull Dalton, of Bedford, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on February 26, 2015 at the age of 86. Edith was born and raised in Bedford, Virginia in 1929. A daughter of the late Kitty Ola Moran Hull and Joseph McMahon Hul...

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Joseph F. Healy, Jr.

Joseph F. Healy, Jr., a loving husband and father, died peacefully at his home in Lynchburg, VA on February 25th.  He was 84 years old.  Mr. Healy had long and distinguished career in law and aviation, serving as General Counsel and senior executiv...

Dr. Earl Sidney Mills, Jr.

Dr. Earl Sidney Mills, Jr., August 16, 1929 – February 24, 2015, age 85, resident of Lynchburg, Virginia, after a courageous fight with liver disease, passed peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family and was welcomed into the kingdom of Heav...

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James Russell Lampman

James Russell Lampman, 98, died February 24, 2015, in Lynchburg, Virginia.  He was born March 7th, 1916, in Lansing, Mich. He was the husband of the late Jeanne Francis Houghton Lampman for 62 plus years.  He worked as a chemist for over 33 year...

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Robert Douglas Ellett

Robert Douglas Ellett, 90, died on Monday, February 23, 2015 in Lynchburg, VA. Born on August 20, 1924, he grew up in downtown Lynchburg, became an Eagle Scout and graduated from E.C. Glass High School. Mr. Ellett attended Virginia Military Institute...

Fannie Byrd Thornhill (Kidd)

Fannie Byrd Thornhill, 92, of Lynchburg, died on Monday, February 23, 2015 at Westminster Canterbury in Lynchburg, Va. Born August 30, 1922, in Lovingston, Va., she was the daughter of Dr. Estes C. Kidd amd Frances Wood Kidd. She was preceded in d...