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Carolyn Phillips

February 15, 2018

Carolyn Hammond Phillips, 91, of Lynchburg, passed away, February 15, 2018 at Runk and Pratt Memory Care, Leesville Rd. She was born in Clearfield, Pa., on May 21, 1926. She met her future husband while attending school in Lynchburg in 1945. She i

Lucy Ann Stillwell Merchant

February 15, 2018

Lucy Ann Stilwell Merchant, 59, of Monroe, passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018. Lucy was born on June 17, 1958, in Lynchburg, a daughter of Patsy Stilwell and the late Vincent Stilwell, Sr. Along with her mother, Lucy is survived by her son

Clara Bell Gurkin

February 14, 2018

Clara Bell Gurkin, 99, died Wednesday, February 14, 2018, at Westminster-Canterbury in Lynchburg, Virginia. She was born on Federal Street in 1918.  She was predeceased by her parents, Clara Cox Bell and W. J. Davis Bell, and a brother, W. J. Davis

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Leonard William Comer

February 14, 2018

Leonard William Comer, 79, of Rustburg, died Wednesday, February 14, 2018. He was the husband of Regina Frances Flanigan Comer for 56 years. Born Friday, August 26, 1938 in Rich Creek, Va., Leonard was a son of the late Earnest Eugene Comer and th

Peggy Cook Moses

February 12, 2018

Peggy Cook Moses, 73, of Lynchburg, passed away Monday, February 12, 2018. She was the loving wife of Harry “Dickie” Moses for 42 years. Born on November 3, 1944, in Rhodell, W.Va., Peggy was a daughter of the late Walter Cook and the late Sal

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William Russell Young

February 12, 2018

William Russell “Bill” Young, 82 of Lynchburg, passed away Monday, February 12, 2018. Bill was born in Prospect, Va. and graduated from Farmville High School. Bill was a U.S. Army veteran and later attended both Kansas University and the Universi

Lekisia Dailey Turner

February 11, 2018

Lekisia Dailey Turner Early Sunday morning, February 11, 2018, God in His infinite wisdom came down and carried Lekisia Dailey Turner, one of his most beautiful angels, back to Heaven. Lekisia was born on December 29, 1974 to the late Danny Ray

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Ronald Lee Wimmer

February 11, 2018

Ronald Lee Wimmer, 73, of Amherst, died Sunday, February 11, 2018. He was the husband of Nina Haviland Wimmer for 28 years. Born Tuesday, July 04, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pa., Ron was a son the late John E. Wimmer and Dorothy Cotter Wimmer. In ad

Edgar Starke Sydnor

February 11, 2018

Edgar Starke Sydnor, age 74, passed away on February 11, 2018 at Westminster Canterbury in Lynchburg, Virginia. Starke was born on November 30, 1943 and raised in Lynchburg. He graduated from E.C. Glass High School in 1962 as Senior Class President a

Margaret Ramsey Laughlin

February 9, 2018

Margaret Lucille Ramsey Laughlin, 84, formerly of Ocean Pines, Maryland, died Friday, February 9, 2018. She is survived by her husband of nearly 60 years, John Lawrence Laughlin. Margaret was born July 1, 1933 in Portland, Oregon. She was the daug

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Clayton Delaware Trent

February 9, 2018

Clayton Delaware Trent, 85, died early Friday, February 9, 2018 at home with his family. He was the husband of Shelby Carson Trent, for 62 years. Born Wednesday, August 24, 1932 in Amherst County, Clayton was the son of the late Charles Faulkner T

Anthony Epperson

February 9, 2018

 Anthony “Andy” Carroll Epperson, 53, of Rustburg died Friday, February 9, 2018. He was the loving husband of Shannon L. Epperson and a loving father as well. Andy was born October 18, 1964 in Lynchburg a son of Morgan Carroll Epperson and hi

Bobbie Jo Ross

February 9, 2018

Bobbie Jo Ross, age 39, of Moneta, passed away suddenly on Friday, February 9, 2018. She is survived by her husband William Weaver, son James "Biggie" Flick, and daughter Athena Lotus Ross. A memorial service will be held in the chapel of Tharp

Barbara Jean Brown

February 7, 2018

Barbara Jean Brown, 83, of Lynchburg, died Wednesday, February 8, 2018. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family

Marie Teresa Gorman Larzelere

February 7, 2018

Marie Teresa Gorman Larzelere, 95, of Fredericksburg, passed Wednesday, February 7, 2018. She is predeceased by her parents, Leon Aloysius Gorman and Rose Marie Schmutz Gorman, and all of her siblings: Geraldine, Anne, Rosemary, John, and Elizabeth.





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