Clyde Elroy Ashworth

Clyde Elroy Ashworth, of Lynchburg, passed away Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Heritage Green. He was the loving husband of Joan Staples Ashworth for 58 years.   Born in Lynchburg on September 9, 1931, a son of the late Jerry Hodges Ashworth and the late Belvie Hall Ashworth.   He proudly served in the United States Marine Corp. He was …

Lester Horvath

Lester Walter Horvath , 89, of Forest VA, died Friday, February 28, 2014. Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg, is assisting the family, (434) 237-9424,

Daniel “Dan” Pettman

Daniel \”Dan\” Frederick Pettman, 62, of Bedford, passed away on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at his residence. Born on June 14, 1951, the son of Doris Lee Richards Pettman and the late Howard Frederick Pettman. A former missionary and pastor, Dan was also a rural mail carrier for the United States Post Office in Bedford county. He attended Covenant Fellowship …

MaryLou Clark Michaels

MaryLou Clark Michaels, 61, of Forest died Saturday, March 1, 2014 at her residence with her family around her. She was the loving wife of Mark Michaels.   Born in Liverpool, New York, she was the daughter of Mary Lou Farnam Clark and the late Gerald Clark.   Mary is also survived by her daughter, Megan Michaels; son, Nathan Michaels; …

Thomas Carlton Adams Jr.

Tommy Adams, 54, formerly of Lynchburg passed away Saturday, March 1, 2014 at U.V.A. in Charlottesville, VA. after a short illness.   Tommy was the son of the late Thomas C. Adams, Sr. and Phyllis Hefner Adams Krantz. He was also preceded in death by a special brother-in-law Charles (Butch) Stephen Roach, Jr.   He is survived by the Love …

James “Jimbo” Farmer, Jr.

James “Jimbo” Sebrell Farmer, Jr., 48, of Lynchburg, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014. A native of Lynchburg, he was a son of The Honorable James Sebrell Farmer, Sr. and Frances Marion Love Farmer. James attended VES, was a graduate of EC Glass High School and the University of Virginia, where he was a Jefferson Scholar. He worked as a research …