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Mattie Pennix

November 15, 2017

Mrs. Mattie Pennix, 95, transitioned on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at her residence. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at 12 noon at Tharp Funeral Home Chapel, Lynchburg, Va. with Rev. Dr. Carl B. Hutcherson officiating....

Frances Wright Mauldin

November 14, 2017

Frances Wright Mauldin, 88, of Lynchburg died Tuesday, November 14, 2017. A memorial and full obituary will be announced at a later date. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family....

Betty Zeigler Jones

November 13, 2017

Betty Zeigler Jones, 84, of Forest, died Monday, November 13, 2017. She was the wife of Melvin “Spike” Delmer Jones for 60 years. Betty was born April 30, 1933 in Franklin County, a daughter of the late Otha Zeigler and Flossie Young Zeigler. ...

Betty Jean Higgins Erickson

November 13, 2017

Betty Jean Higgins Erickson, 67 of Coleman Falls, Va., departed this life Monday, November 13, 2017 at Lynchburg General Hospital, with her family by her side. Betty was born February 10, 1950 in Rockbridge County, Va., a daughter of the late Flos...

William Earle

November 13, 2017

William “Bill” deBlois Earle, 83, of Huddleston, VA went to his eternal heavenly home on Monday, November 13, 2017. He was the loving husband of Marilee Rose McCoy Earle. Born in New York, NY on June 22, 1934, he was the son of the late Willia...

Jozy Lee Aldous

November 13, 2017

Jozy Lee Aldous, 31, of Charlotte County, died Monday, November 13, 2017. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family. To send condolences, please visit tharpfuneralhome.com....

Margaret Goad Carwile

November 11, 2017

Margaret Goad Carwile, 95, of Lynchburg, Va., went to be with the Lord Saturday, November 11, 2017 surrounded by her family.  Born August 17, 1922 in Huddleston, Va. a daughter of the late Rev. Thomas Edison Goad and the late Artie Scott Goad. Sh...

John Carlton Smith

November 11, 2017


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John Carlton Smith, age 85 of Bedford, VA. passed away on Saturday, November 11, 2017.  He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Betty Abbott Smith, his daughter Julie Klunk, her husband Dan and their two children, William and Ryan; his son David Smi...

Donald Eugene Haymaker

November 11, 2017

  Donald “Don” Eugene Haymaker, of Moneta died Saturday, November 11, 2017 at his residence.  He was the husband of the late Leona Martin Haymaker.   Born in Roanoke, he was a son of the late Marcus A.  Haymaker Sr. and Ella Sear...

Betty Toms English

November 10, 2017

Betty Jean Toms English, 69, of Bedford, passed away Friday, November 10, 2017.  She was the loving wife of Barry Michael English.   Born September 10, 1948 in Bedford, she was the daughter of George William Toms Sr. and madjil Myrtle Tom...

Dorothy Williams Jones

November 9, 2017

Dorothy Williams Jones, 89, of Lynchburg, died Thursday, November 9, 2017. She was the wife of the late John Sheppard Jones. Dorothy was born in Lynchburg on February 7, 1928, to the late Fitzhugh Lee Williams and the late Mae Trent Williams. D...

Ronald Lee Overstreet

November 7, 2017

Ronald Lee Overstreet, 78, of Bedford died Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at his residence.  He was the husband of Margaret Orange Overstreet for sixty years. Born November 16, 1938 in  Bedford County, he was a son of the late  Warner and Adria Over...

Douglas B. Price

November 5, 2017

Douglas B. Price, 56, of Lynchburg, died Sunday, November 5, 2017. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family....

Reverend Nolan Ray Crowder

November 5, 2017

Reverend Nolan Ray Crowder, 74, of Lynchburg, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 5, 2017. He was the loving husband of Sharon Davidson Crowder for 46 years. Born March 4, 1943 in Bedford County, Va., Nolan was a son of the late Mack Henr...

William Whitney Sweeney

November 5, 2017

The Hon. William Whitney Sweeney, 89, of Lynchburg, Va., passed away on All Saints Day, November 5, 2017, after a long battle with a failing heart. His wife of 65 years, Nada M. Sweeney, survives him. Predeceasing him were his sister and brother-in-l...





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