Jane Hargrave Johnson

May 30, 2016

Jane Hargrave Johnson, 98, passed away peacefully at home May 30, 2016. Born December 19, 1917 in Haddonfield, New Jersey, Jane met her husband Vassar (Cy) Johnson while both worked at The New York Hospital in New York City.  Married fifty-six ye...

Dorothy Sylling Richards

May 29, 2016

Dorothy Sylling Richards died Sunday, May 29, 2016.  She was born September 18, 1934 in Spring Grove, Minnesota to Oberlin James Sylling and Julia Qualey Sylling, both of whom preceded her in death.  The second of two children, she is survived by h...

Margaret P. Gaines

May 29, 2016

Margaret P. Gaines, 60, of Gladys, passed away Sunday May 29, 2016. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family....

Robert Noel Power

May 28, 2016

Robert Noel Power passed away on May 28, 2016.  He was born in Lynchburg, Virginia, the son of the late Sam Will and Elizabeth Power. As a faithful, active member of Quaker Memorial Presbyterian Church for over 50 years, he served as an Elder and...

James Finley

May 28, 2016

James Walter Finley, 90, of Bedford, went to be with the Lord, at his calling on Saturday, May 28, 2016 after a long illness.  He died at Roanoke Memorial Hospital with his faithful wife, Connie Brown Finley, of 27 years by his bedside. They were on...

Carolyn Van Wagoner

May 27, 2016

Carolyn Van Wagoner, 76, of Bedford, Va. passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by loved ones on Friday, May 27, 2016. Born Tuesday, December 26, 1939 in Norfolk, Virginia, she was a daughter of the late Bryce Wagoner and the late Frances Will...

James “Ernie” Creasy

May 27, 2016

James “Ernie” Creasy, 54, of Bedford, died Friday, May 27, 2016 at his residence. Born May 21, 1962 in Bedford, he was the son of Delores Scalf Keatts and the late Ernest Morton Creasy, Jr. Ernie is survived by his daughter, Belinda Creasy ...

Addison Davis Dodd

May 26, 2016

Addison Davis Dodd, 45, died on Thursday, May 26, 2016, at the UVA Medical Center.  Addison was born in Lynchburg, Va. on February 28, 1971, to parents Leighton B. Dodd and Mary Ann Davis Dodd. He graduated from E.C. Glass High School in 1989, an...

Judith Elaine Hamilton

May 26, 2016

Judith Elaine Hamilton, 74, of Lynchburg went to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 26, 2016, at The Summit. Born on July 20, 1941, in Lynchburg, she was a daughter of Edward Harvey Hamilton and Ruby Doris Rice Hamilton who predeceased her, along w...

Percy C. Johnson

May 25, 2016

Percy Cyrillus Johnson, 76, of Spout Spring, died Wednesday May 25, 2016. Percy was born on the island of Saba, part of the Netherlands Antilles on January 5, 1940. He was the son of the late Lambert J. Johnson and Verena J. Johnson. Percy was ret...

Victor Murrell Oppleman

May 25, 2016


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Victor Murrell Oppleman, age 88, of Lynchburg, passed surrounded by family on May 25, 2016. He was born in Lynchburg on April 18, 1928, to the late Joseph Oppleman and the late Ida Schewel Oppleman. In 1945, after he graduated high school, he enli...

Richard Lane Wommack

May 24, 2016

“Uncle Richard”, as he so often was called, passed away Tuesday May 24, 2016. His passing was quick and with little discomfort with his son, Tim, by his bedside speaking words of encouragement, hope, and love. Time nor words would do justice t...

Margaret Noell

May 24, 2016

  Margaret Lucas Noell, 93, of Bedford, died peacefully, at her home Tuesday, May 24, 2016.   Born in Greenville, Virginia on November 17, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Heloise Lucas Miller and Frank Robert Lucas.   ...

Claude Miller Jr.

May 23, 2016

Claude Miller Jr., 81, of Lynchburg, VA, died Monday, May 23, 2016. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.  ...

Sondra G. Colby

May 23, 2016

Sondra G. Colby, 83 of Lynchburg died on Monday, May 23, 2016. She was the wife of the late Jerome Jack Colby. Sondra was born in New York, N.Y. to the late Samuel Golden and Martha Berman Golden. She moved to Lynchburg with her husband after his ...