Charles Daniel Druen

May 4, 2016

Charles Daniel Druen, 72, of Lynchburg, passed away Wednesday, May 4, 2016.  He was the husband of the late Joyce Harvey Druen. Charles served his country in the U.S. Army during Vietnam, with the 82nd Airborne Division and later with the militar...

Margaret Ware Watts

May 4, 2016

Margaret Ware Watts, 91, of South Boston, formerly of Big Island, died Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Born in Amherst County, Va. she was the daughter of the late Talmadge D. Ware and Mary Foster Ware. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, ...

Winston Hurt

May 1, 2016

Winston “Porter” Hurt passed away on May 1, 2016 at the Privette Home in Lynchburg, Va.   Born in Bedford, VA., Jan 3, 1922, he lived most of his 94 years in the place he loved, Bedford.   He was the only son of the late Ben...

Virginia B. Purdy

May 1, 2016

Virginia B. Purdy, 94, of Huddleston, died Sunday, May 1, 2016. She was the wife of the late John Andrew Purdy. Born August 30, 1921 in Penhook, she was the daughter of the late Russell Edward Bradner and Mattie Laura Meeks Bradner. She is also...

Malcolm R. Calloway

April 29, 2016

Malcolm Ray Calloway, 77, of 6530 Coffey Rd. Forest, Va., died Friday, April 29, 2016. He was the loving husband of the late Katie Calloway. Born March 31, 1939, in Coleman Falls, Virginia, he received  Christ at an early age at the Antioch Bapti...

Tina Marie Johnson

April 29, 2016

Tina Marie Johnson, 44, of Lynchburg, passed away on Friday, April 29, 2016. She was preceded in death by her father, Joseph T. Johnson; her sister, Melissa Johnson Rambo; her grandmother, Elizabeth Jennings; and her niece, Amanda Marie Johnson. ...

Barbara J Giacalone Cox

April 28, 2016

Barbara June Giacalone Cox, 73, of Forest, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 28, 2016. She was the wife of the late William Henry Cox, Jr. for 56 years. Born June 4, 1942, in Brooklyn, N.Y., Barbara was a daughter of the late Leo Giacalo...

Shirley Marie Pearce

April 27, 2016

Shirley Marie Presley Pearce, 78, of Lynchburg, passed away on Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Born on June 9, 1937, she was a daughter of the late William and Louise Presley. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Diane M...

Leslie Beatrice Gratto

April 27, 2016

Leslie Beatrice Gratto, 92, of Lynchburg died Wednesday April 27, 2016. She was the wife of the late Charles Raymond Gratto. Leslie was born February 11, 1924 in the Tye River community of Nelson County, a daughter of the late George Franklin Smit...

Stuart Wayne Bobbitt

April 26, 2016

Stuart Wayne Bobbitt, 61, of Bedford passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Born October 8, 1954; he was a son of Joanne Whorley Bobbitt and the late Junior Thomas Bobbitt. Wayne was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather who provided for his fa...

Patricia Ida Peloso Perrin

April 26, 2016

Patricia Ida Perrin, 92, of Lynchburg, died Tuesday, April 26, 2016. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Thomas More Catholic Church on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 12 p.m., with Rev. Monsignor Michael D. McCarron officiating. The family wi...

June Rosser Penick

April 26, 2016

June Rosser Penick departed this life on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, at Lynchburg General Hospital at the age of 74. June was born on June 1, 1941, in Lynchburg, VA. She is preceded in death by her parents Goldie Mayo Calloway and Joseph Irving Ross...

Betty Jacqulyn Carroll

April 26, 2016

Betty Jacqulyn Carroll, 83, of Bedford died Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Born Friday, June 3, 1932, in Bristol, VA, Betty was daughter of the late T. Perryman and Beatrice Carroll. In addition to her parents, Betty was preceded in death by a brothe...

George Bradley Taylor, Jr.

April 25, 2016

George Bradley “Brad” Taylor Jr., 52, of Rustburg, went to be with the Lord on Monday. April 25, 2016. Brad was born in Lynchburg on August 27, 1963 a son of the late George Bradley Taylor Sr. and Joyce Lafurne Phelps. He graduated from Rustbu...

Judith Lorraine Collie Holland

April 25, 2016

Judith Lorraine Collie Holland, affectionately called either “Judy” or “mama”, passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on April 25, 2016 at Lynchburg General Hospital at the age of 62. Judy was born on December 7, 1953 in Richmond, VA. Sh...