Alphonse Stroobants

Alphonse Stroobants, 78, of Forest, VA, died Thursday, July 1, 2010. Mr. Stroobants was born Wednesday, October 21, 1931 in Chatelineau, Belgium, a son of the late Jean Baptéste Stroobants and Ida Clementine DeWind Stroobants.  He was also preceded in death by a sister. Al graduated with distinction in 1948 from College Technique de Charleroi.  He came to the United …

Elizabeth Ann Parks

Elizabeth Ann Parks, 39, of Evington, VA, died Friday, July 2, 2010.  She was the daughter of Ronald and Patricia Parks.   Elizabeth was born June 28, 1971 in Huntington, PA.   She was a member of Leesville Road Baptist Church.   In addition to her parents, she is survived by her brother, Gregory Parks and wife, Vonda, of Lynchburg, grandmother, …

Myron Wiklund

Myron Wiklund, 92, of Lynchburg passed away Saturday, July 03, 2010.  He was the husband of Betty Jane Brown Wiklund.   Mr. Wiklund was born June 07, 1918 in Virginia, MN, a son of the late John Nels Wiklund and Bertina Sandberg Wiklund.  He proudly served our country in the U.S. during World War II.  He was retired from Imperial …

Edith \”œAngie\” Leebrick

Edith “Angie” Leebrick passed away the morning of July 4th, 2010 on the 63rd anniversary of her marriage to her late husband Reams Leebrick.   Mrs. Leebrick was born on July 19th, 1928 the daughter of the late Frank and Mary Sekin. Mrs. Leebrick was raised by the late Mr. and Mrs. Clay Hatcher of Bedford.   She is survived …

Jayleigh Marie Alexander

Jayleigh Marie Alexander, infant daughter of Germaine and Dicarra Alexander, went to dance with the angels in heaven on Saturday, May 22, 2010. A memorial service will be held on Saturday May 29, 2010 at noon at the Tree of Life church with Minister Ralph Dorsey officiating. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family, 434-237-9424

William Hoskins \”œHoss\” Almond

William Hoskins \”Hoss\” Almond, 77, of Evington, VA, passed away on Thursday, June 3, 2010.  He was the husband of Nancy Burruss Almond. Mr. Almond was born August 06, 1932 in, Lynchburg, a son of the late Edward Morton Almond and the late Mary Anderson Almond.  He proudly served our country in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War.  …

Adolfo Fojaco Alvarez

Adolfo Fojaco Alvarez, 84, of Forest, VA, passed away Thursday, July 15, 2010. Born October 04, 1925 in Brooklyn, NY, he was a son of the late Adolfo Alvarez and Aurora Alvarez. He was the husband of Martha Sanchez Alvarez for 45years. He is survived by two daughters, Susan Nelson and her husband, Danny of McKinney, TX, Lorraine Posey and …

Robert Harry Alvis, Jr.

Robert Harry Alvis, Jr. 82, of Lynchburg, died Thursday, January 14, 2010.  He was the husband of the late Ann McKenna Alvis for 62 years. Born April 25, 1927, Harry was the son of the late Robert Harry Alvis and Lorraine Noel Alvis.  He was a member of Fort Hill United Methodist Church.  Harry was a Navy veteran of WWII.  …

Reva Jean Arnold

Reva Jean Arnold, 57, of Madison Heights went to be with her Lord Sunday April 18, 2010. Reva was born December 6, 1952 in Keokuk, Iowa the daughter of the late Samuel \”Sammy\” Arnold and Della O\”™Day Arnold of Madison Heights. Reva worked as the Executive Secretary to Dr. Harold L. Willmington at the Liberty Bible Institute and was a …

Barbara Andrews Arrington

Barbara Andrews Arrington, 77, of Goode died Wednesday June 16, 2010. She was the loving wife of Bobby Allen Arrington, Sr. for over 60 years. Barbara was born February 9, 1933 in Lynchburg the daughter of the late Price and Bessie Andrews. She was a member of Parkview United Methodist Church and her main passion in life was spending time …