Access Obituary Archives from 2014 and earlier.

Danaleen O. Grubb Lindamood

September 20, 2017

Danaleen Grubb Lindamood, 84, of Salem, died Weds. Sept. 20, 2017 in Salem. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory – Roanoke Chapel is assisting....

Alice Elizabeth Mouzon

September 20, 2017

Alice Elizabeth Mouzon , 80, of Lynchburg, VA, died Wednesday, September 20, 2017. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family. To send condolences, please visit

Lois Mae Lucas

September 18, 2017

Lois Mae Lucas, 81, of Roanoke, went to be with her Heavenly Father on Monday Sept. 18, 2017 in Daleville, following a hard battle with Parkinson’s Disease. And her heavenly father called her home, the battle was over.  And now walking hand in ...

Chris Cofer

September 18, 2017

Chris Cofer, 45, of Lynchburg, died Monday, September 18, 2017, after a long life of illness. Born in Lynchburg on July 4, 1972, he was a son of Wanda and Wayne St. John, Sr. and Thomas and Nancy Cofer. In addition to his parents, Chris is surv...

Revely B. Carwile

September 17, 2017

Revely B. Carwile, 97, of Lynchburg and Bedford Co., died on September 17, 2017, at Guggenheimer Nursing Home. He was the husband of Billie Newman Carwile. Revely was born August 26, 1920, son of the late Charles Reese Carwile and Hilda Cardwell C...

Russell James Hann, Jr.

September 16, 2017

Russell James Hann, Jr., 85, of Lynchburg, passed away Saturday, September 16, 2017, at his home. He passed from the arms of his loving wife Sandra into the arms of his Lord and Savior after a long battle with Lewy Body Dementia. Born Thursday, Ap...

Douglas Wayne Jones

September 16, 2017

Douglas Wayne Jones, 53, of Forest, passed away Saturday, September 16, 2017. He was the husband of Melissa Wingfield Jones. Doug was born on July 8, 1964 in Lynchburg, Va., to Beverly Haile “Junior” Jones and the late Gladys Worley Jones. ...

Sandy Jean Roberts

September 16, 2017

Sandy Jean Thurman Roberts, 49, of Lynchburg, died Saturday, September 16, 2017. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family....

Lorraine Osborne

September 16, 2017

Lorraine Osborne, 59, of Roanoke, died Sat. Sept. 16, 2017 in Roanoke. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory – Roanoke Chapel is assisting....

Daion Jamane Williams

September 15, 2017

Daion Jamane Williams, 20, of Lynchburg, fell asleep in death on Friday, September 15, 2017. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Phyllis Abbitt. Daion was born in Lynchburg on October 10, 1996, to Jamane Abbitt and Lettissia Oneal William...

Louise F. Dickerson

September 14, 2017

Louise Jeanette Dickerson went to her eternal resting place on Thursday, September 14, 2017.  She was born on September 4, 1944, to the late Edward and Retha Franklin. Jeanette, as she was commonly called, accepted Christ at an early age and beca...

Jon Stephen Leotti

September 13, 2017

Jon Stephen Leotti died suddenly on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at the age of 25. He was born on August 16, 1992 and grew up in Lynchburg, Virginia. From childhood, Stephen loved to draw. As a homeschooler, he achieved the rank of Life Scout with t...

John Newton Gordon

September 12, 2017

John Newton Gordon, Jr. 92, of Amherst, Va., passed into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, at his residence on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. He was the loving husband of the late Jean Harold Gordon. Born September 7, 1925 in Lyn...

Charles Ellsworth Johnson, Sr.

September 11, 2017

Charles Ellsworth Johnson, Sr., 89, of Lynchburg, died Monday, September 11, 2017. He was the husband of the late Elizabeth Hamilton Johnson for 62 years. Charles was born February 12, 1928 in Rochester, New Hampshire, a son of the late Clarence E...

Opal White Williams

September 10, 2017

Opal White Williams, 93, of Lynchburg, VA, died at home on Sunday, September 10, 2017, following a lengthy illness. She and her late husband, Braston Lee Williams, were married for 53 years. Born January 18, 1924 in Dickenson County, VA, Opal was ...

New Call-to-action