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Robert L. Chevalier

July 14, 2018

Robert L. Chevalier, 89, of Bedford, VA passed at home on July 14, 2018. Born November 16, 1928 in Aurora, Ill., Robert worked as an aircraft mechanic in California for several years. He then became a pilot, which he loved. Robert worked as a corp

Linda Gail New Oliff

July 14, 2018

Linda Gayle New Oliff, 73, of Forest, died Saturday July 14, 2018. She was the wife of Frank L. Oliff for over 51 years. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. tonight, Sunday, July 15, 2018 at Pleasant View Baptist Church. A Ce

Evelyn T. Barbour

July 14, 2018

Evelyn Barbour, 84, of Lynchburg, received her angel wings Saturday, July 14, 2018. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.

Jessie Junior Scott

July 12, 2018

Jessie “Shanghai” Junior Scott, 69, of Madison Heights, died Thursday, July 12, 2018. He was the husband of Ethel Ferguson Scott. Born on September 12, 1948 in Amherst County, Va. Jessie was a son of the late Aurelius Scott and the late Joseph

Benjamin Joaquin Stewart

July 12, 2018

Benjamin Joaquin Stewart, July 8, 2018- July 12, 2018. Just 38 hours after coming into the world, Benjamin Joaquin Stewart, passed away peacefully in his mother’s arms at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville, VA. Born at

Jean Craig Dudley

July 12, 2018

Jean “Granny Jean” Craig Dudley, 77, of Montvale, passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2018. She was born on November 7, 1940. A daughter of the late Alvin Garland Craig and Susie Lorene Ragland Craig. In addition to her parents she was preceded in

Raymond Lynn Franz

July 12, 2018

Raymond Lynn Franz, 64, of Lynchburg, passed away on July 12, 2018. This news came as a shock to many, but even more so to his family as the time from Lynn’s diagnosis to his passing happened so quickly. After an improvement in his condition las

Rebecca "Becky" Burnette DuFour

July 10, 2018

Rebecca “Becky” Burnette DuFour, 57, of Evington, died on Tuesday, July 10 of a traumatic brain injury following a fall on June 27. Becky was preceded in death by her loving and devoted husband, Rick DuFour, and her parents Charles Russell Burnet

Kathryn Leigh Riner Baer

July 8, 2018

Kathryn “Kathy” Leigh Riner Baer passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, July 8, 2018 at Lynchburg General Hospital. Kathy was born on April 1, 1952 in Charlottesville, to the late Lt. E. Curtis Riner and the late Dorothy Wood Riner. In addition t

Lee Roy Luther

July 8, 2018

Lee Roy Luther Sr., 83, of Lynchburg was greeted by his Savior on Sunday July 8, 2018 at his residence surrounded by his family. Lee Roy loved his Savior and wanted everyone to love Him too. Lee Roy was a witness for the gospel and shared the gospel

Edward Wayne Samples, Jr.

July 8, 2018

Edward Wayne Samples, Jr. died on Sunday, July 8, 2018 peacefully at home after a lengthy illness; he was the devoted husband for over 49 years of Elaine Wright Samples who recently predeceased him. Edward was born January 15, 1940 in Charleston,

Lois Reynolds Meador

July 7, 2018

Lois May Reynolds Meador, 93, of Bedford, passed away Saturday, July 7, 2018. Born May 26, 1925 in Bedford, she was a daughter of the late Roy Maynard Reynolds and Willie Scott Key Reynolds. Lois is preceded in death by four brothers: Earl, Jac

James Edward O'Hara, Jr.

July 7, 2018

James Edward O’Hara, Jr., passed away in his home on July 7, 2018 with his loving children at his bedside. He joins his beloved wife of 50 years, Marie, and his son Michael. Jim is survived by his children, James Edward O’Hara III, Noelle and Dav

George H. Hill III

July 6, 2018

George H. Hill III also known as” Nasheed Anwaar” 46 of El Paso Texas passed away suddenly on Friday, July 6, 2018. He was born on September 23, 1971 in Eglin Florida to the late Vanessa Thompson-Dixon and George Henry Hill Jr. In addition to

Barbara Gawlik Carmagnola

July 5, 2018

Barbara Gawlik Carmagnola, 83, of Amherst, passed away on Thursday, July 5, 2018. She was the wife of the late Michael J. Carmagnola, Sr. She was born on February 7, 1935 in New York City, the daughter of the late Alexander Gawlik and the late Olg

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