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 ...

Effie Louise Schumacher

Effie Louise Schumacher , 85, of Lynchburg, VA, died Saturday, April 11, 2015. Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg, is assisting the family, www.tharpfuneralhome.com....

Ronald Clinton Hayes

Ronald “Clint” Clinton Hayes, 28, of Longmont, Colo., passed away Saturday, April 11, 2015. Clint was the first-born son of Ronald L. and Kimberly Wilson Hayes. In addition to his parents, Clint is survived by his brothers, Ryan and Ian; his m...

Shirley Slaughter Embrey

Shirley Slaughter Embrey, 89, of Lynchburg died April 11, 2015 at Heritage Green. She was born in Lynchburg on November 4, 1925 to the late Marcellus L. Slaughter and Helen Thomson Slaughter. She was also predeceased by her husband, Nelson Embrey,...

James "Jim" Palmer Myers

James “Jim” Palmer Myers, 67, of Lynchburg died Saturday, April 11, 2015. Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg, is assisting the family. To send condolences please visit tharpfuneralhome.com....

Derek Blair Marple

Derek Blair Marple, 44, of Forest died Friday April 10, 2015. Derek was born October 3, 1970 in Tallahassee, FL a son of Gary E. Marple and Marcia B. Marple both of Forest. Derek was an avid Baltimore Orioles fan and an active member at the ARC of...

Edward Reeves III

Edward “Buck” Thomas Reeves III, 57 of Forest, died on Friday, April 10, 2015. Buck was born October 7, 1957. He was the son of the late Edward Reeves II and Jean Hawkins Reeves. In addition to his mother he is survived by his fiancé; Caro...

Maria Dolores Colliflower (Fernandez)

Maria Dolores Fernandez Colliflower, 73 of Huddleston, Va. passed away on Friday, April 10, 2015 at her residence. She was born on October 28, 1941 in Madrid, Spain.  She was a daughter of the late Jose Fernandez Teijeiro and Margarita Pradillo Urgo...

Susan C. Brumfield

Susan Charlene Brumfield, 56, of Forest, VA, died Thursday, April 09, 2015. Born Sunday, May 11, 1958 in Alexandria, VA, Susan was the daughter of the late Charles Lawrence Reiss and Carol Wynne Jenkins Reiss Adams. In addition to her mother, S...