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Eugene Edmund Kosa, 80, of Nanticoke, PA, died Sunday, December 14, 2014. Born on January 20, 1934, he was the son of the late John and Cecelia Kosa. Eugene graduated from Nanticoke High School, and later received his B.A. from King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, PA and his M.A. from Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT. He also attended Seton Hall University,…
Robert “Bob” Edward Ollweiler, 88, of Moneta, passed away on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at his residence. Bob was born in New York City on August 22, 1926. He was the son of the late George Robert Ollweiler and Margaret Layer Ollweiler. In addition to his parents Bob was preceded in death by his loving wife, Joan Scarth Ollweiler and…
Robert Troy Hight, 52, of Pawleys Island, SC and formerly of Lynchburg, passed away Sunday, December 14, 2014. He graduated from Brookville High School in 1981. Troy earned his BS Degree in mechanical engineering from UNC Charlotte. He began his career at International Paper in Georgetown, South Carolina where he worked for over five years. He then became the Manager…
Nancy Presley Watson, 72, of Lynchburg, passed away Monday, December 15, 2014.  She was the wife of Rodger J. Watson. Born March 13, 1942 in Pearisburg, VA; she was a daughter of the late Claude Presley and Bernice Graham Presley. Nancy is also preceded in death by a brother: Beverly Presley. Nancy retired from Lynchburg General Hospital after 30 years…
Richard Marshall Fitton, 84, of Forest, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, December 13, 2014. He was born on March 17, 1930, in Alexandria, Virginia, son of the late Harvey N. and Ada H. Fitton. Marshall served in the United States Navy during the Korean War, and worked as a mortgage banker in Alexandria before retiring…
Mildred Wilkerson Arrington, 93, of Bedford, died on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at English Meadows (formerly Elks National Home). She was born March 16, 1921 in Bedford County, a daughter of the late Walter Holcomb Wilkerson and Hettie James Wilkerson. Mildred was a member of Mt. Hermon Baptist Church. She worked as a nursing assistant in the medical field up…
Julia Carter Phillips, 75, passed away Friday, December 12, 2014, at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was born in Bedford County on June 16, 1939, a daughter of the late Henry and Ellen Carter. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard G. Phillips, and her son-in-laws: Richard Waldron and Bobby Brunk. Julia is survived…
George Edward Pick, 91, of Madison Heights died Thursday, December 11, 2014 he was the devoted husband of Ethel Lea Dawson Pick for 67 years. George was born in Washington D.C. on July 7, 1923 a son of the late Artie Terrell Pick and Mary Proffitt Pick. George was a sports dictionary. Growing up in the Washington D.C. area he…
Robert E. Maxey, Sr., 90, of Westminster Canterbury, Lynchburg, formerly of Rustburg, died on Thursday, December 11, 2014. He was born on June 8, 1924, in Campbell County a son of the late David Darnell Maxey and the late Lucy Monroe Maxey. He was the husband of the late Nellie Driskill Maxey. At the time of Nell’s death in 2008,…
Barbara Ann Scott Witt, 81, of Bedford, died Wednesday, December 10, 2014 peacefully in her sleep at her residence. She was born August 14, 1933 in Bedford County, a daughter of the late Henrey Dew Scott and Mabel Elizabeth Bibb Scott. Barbara was a member of Bedford Christian Church where she was formerly a choir director and Sunday school teacher.…
Napier Luzerne Dills, 91, of Moneta, passed away on Monday, December 8, 2014 at Bedford County Nursing Home. He was born in Franklinville, NY, on November 21, 1923, son of the late Jay Henry Dills and Ruby Elizabeth Napier Dills. In addition to his parents, Napier was preceded in death by his loving wife, Mary Stover Dills. Napier was a…
Mary Eliza Neighbors, 55, of Lynchburg, went home Sunday, November 23, 2014, on the arm of her heavenly father. Liza was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas W. Neighbors and Mary Jane Burks Neighbors. Liza was always a child at heart; she loved her music, especially country music artist, Keith Urban, and the rock group, The Works. Surviving Liza…
Wren Mae Carson, 69, of Lynchburg went to be with her Lord, surrounded by her children, on Sunday, December 7, 2014. She was the cherished wife of the late Kit Carson. Wren was born May 12, 1945, in Dearborn, MI, a daughter of the late William J. Pauley and Rita Gazelle Pauley. Wren was raised in Arcadia, California where she…
Talmadge Robert Routon, 87, of Lynchburg, died Monday, December 07, 2014. He was the husband of the late Doris Pugh Routon. He was born July 12, 1927, in Lynchburg to the late Hobson Routon and the late Lena Roach Routon.   He served his country in the US Army during World War II, and was a member of Clearview Baptist Church.…
William Kirkwood Dance, Sr. died December 7, 2014 in Lynchburg, VA., Kirk was born in Campbell County September 16, 1938. He was the son the late Frank Pendleton Dance and Loretta Harvey Dance. He was predeceased by his brother Frank Pendleton Dance, Jr. and his sister Frances Ann Dance. Kirk is survived by his wife of 55 years, Janet Duke…
Jean Moore Crouch, age 78, of Evington, VA, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 6, 2014 at her home with her family by her side. She was the wife of Harold Otey Crouch for 48 years. Born in 1936 in Lynchburg, VA, she was the daughter of the late John Franklin Moore and Helen Pearce Moore.…
Margaret Marie Campbell Manley, 79, of Big Island, went to be with the Lord on Friday, December 5, 2014 at Virginia Baptist Hospital. Born in Amherst Co., VA on May 14, 1935, a daughter of the late Stokes and Florence Gibson Campbell. She was preceded in death by her late husband’s, Charles Morehead and William “Billy” Manley. Margaret was the…
Rodger Thomas Ellis, 72, of Lynchburg, was called home to be with the Lord on Monday, December 1, 2014.  He was the husband of Gwendolyn Jean Metcalfe Ellis.   Born on June 11, 1942, Rodger was the son of the late William Thomas Ellis and the late Ruth Middleton Williams Ellis.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in…
Bonnie A. Kellerhall, 73, of Lynchburg, died on Friday, December 5, 2014. Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg, is assisting the family, (434) 237-9424.
Carl Woodson Lyles, 81, of Lynchburg, passed away at his home on December 3, 2014. He was born on September 9, 1933, to the late Gordie Woodson Lyles and the late Elizabeth Jennings Lyles. Carl was a long time member of Beulah Baptist Church, and was the former owner of Lyles’ Home Shop in Lynchburg for twenty-seven years. When he…
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