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Donald Moore Giles

January 20, 2018

Donald Moore Giles, of Lynchburg, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family. Born on January 10, 1942, in Lynchburg, Va., he was the son of the late Betsy Moore Giles and William Vernon Giles. He

Terry Daniel Mangus

January 19, 2018

Terry Daniel Mangus, 68, of Lynchburg, died Friday, January 19, 2018. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family. To send condolences, please visit

Brenda Gail Cheek

January 17, 2018

  Brenda Gail Cheek, 55, of Madison Heights passed away on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. She was born in Bedford, VA on December 27, 1962. She was the daughter of  Betty Marie Scalf Cheek and the late Carlton Ray Cheek.   Brenda is als

Gracie Shumate Cash

January 17, 2018

Gracie Shumate Cash, 74, of Lynchburg, Va., died Wednesday, January 17, 2018. She was the wife of Ralph Cash for 51 years. Gracie was born February 6, 1943 in Drakes Branch, Va., a daughter of the late Thomas Jefferson Shumate and the late Emma Fa

Dennis E. Meador

January 16, 2018

Dennis Earl Meador, 64, of Bedford passed away on Tuesday, January 16, 2018. He was born on November 28, 1953 in Bedford County. He is the son of the late Lafayette Meador and survived by his mother Lois Mae Reynolds Meador. In addition to his father

Carrie Agnes Terry Davis

January 16, 2018

Carrie Agnes Terry Davis, 83, of Forest, Va., went to be with her Heavenly Father on Tuesday, January 16, 2018. She was a Godly, loving, selfless Mother, Nanny, Great- Nanny, and a sister that will be missed deeply. She was the loving, devoted wife o

Dr. Joseph Kemp Houck

January 16, 2018

Dr. Joseph Kemp Houck, 81, died Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at Lewis Gale Hospital in Roanoke after a short illness. Kemp was educated in Lynchburg at Virginia Episcopal School (VES). He was baptized and confirmed at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church w


Raymond Everett Chase

January 15, 2018

Raymond Everett “Joe” Chase, 76, of Lynchburg, Va., passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on Monday, January 15, 2018. He was the husband of Sandra Kay Lafoe Chase for 43 years. He was born December 4, 1941 in Lebanon, N.

Raymond Roy Harris

January 15, 2018

Raymond Roy Harris, 74, of Lynchburg, fell asleep in death on Monday January 15, 2018, at Guggenheimer Health and Rehabilitation Center. He was born on April 30, 1943, to the late Massie Harris and Virginia Gardner Harris. He was preceded in death by

Audrey Felder Blair

January 14, 2018

Fortified with the sacraments of the Holy Mother Church, Audrey Blair died peacefully on Sunday January 14, 2018 in the arms of family.  Born on October 24, 1927 in St. Louis, Missouri, she was daughter of Harry and Anna Felder.   Beloved

O. J. Misjuns

January 13, 2018

Ojars "O.J." Misjuns, 70, of Lynchburg, Va., died Saturday, January 13, 2018, at Virginia Baptist Hospital in Lynchburg.  O.J. was born October 4, 1947, in Oldenburg, W. Germany, a son of Latvian refugees, Stanislaus “Stanley” Misjuns and the la


Robert Homer Wilson

January 13, 2018

Robert Homer Wilson, 95, died Saturday, January 13, 2018 in Lynchburg, VA. He was the husband of the late Jean Hilton Wilson, and the son of Royal Homer Wilson and Robbie Ashby Wilson.   Born in the panhandle of Texas, he was the descendant of m

Patricia Ann Reekie

January 13, 2018

Patricia Ann Reekie, 75, of Lynchburg, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, January 13, 2018. She was the loving wife of Ronald Lawrence Reekie for 55 years. Born September 14, 1942 in Bridgeport, Conn., Pat was the daughter of the lat

Stephen Thomas Gallaher

January 12, 2018

Stephen Thomas Gallaher, 56, of Evington, died January 12, 2018.  He was the husband of Robin Ann Houser Gallaher for 16 years. Born Sunday, July 9, 1961 in Lynchburg, Stephen was a son of the late William Thomas Gallaher and the late Stevie ---

Lois Ann Hogan Everette

January 10, 2018

  Lois Ann Hogan Everette, 83, of Lynchburg, died January 10, 2018. She was born on September 20, 1934, in Lynchburg; she was a daughter of the late Herndon Austin Hogan and the late Frankie Owen Hogan. She was an active member of Rivermon

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