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Wilma Jean Holmes

November 7, 2019

Amherst, Virginia-On Thursday, November 7, 2019, Wilma Jean Holmes passed away on her birthday at the age of 72, surrounded by her loving family. Wilma was born to Bascom Stonewall Vandyke and Ruth Maxine Vandyke on November 7, 1947 in Beartown, W

Tyrone Lamont Calloway

November 6, 2019

Tyrone Lamont Calloway, 39, of Lynchburg, departed this life on Wednesday, November 6, 2019. He was born Monday, May 5, 1980 to Brenda Harris Jackson and Jerome Calloway. He was a graduate of E.C. Glass High School. He worked at various companies

Corinne Eanes Nichols

November 5, 2019

Audrey Corinne Nichols,82, of Huddleston, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, November 5, 2019. She was the devoted wife of Samuel Burl Nichols for 59 years. She often talked about their life of love, how they met, how the two years he wa

Jeane Grant Burnette

November 4, 2019

Jeane Grant Burnette, 91, of Lynchburg died Monday, November 4, 2019. Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.  

Eleanor H. Deacon

November 4, 2019

Eleanor H. Deacon, 75, of Texas formerly of Lynchburg passed away Monday, November 4, 2019. Born April 4, 1944 in Lynchburg and graduated from Amherst County High School. Eleanor is survived by her husband, Frank Deacon; son, Frank (Buck) Deaco

Ernest J. Manley

November 3, 2019

Ernest Johnson Manley, of Big Island, died Sunday, November 3, 2019 at home. He was the loving husband of Dana Manley. Ernest was born November 25, 1939 to the late Sidney Manley and Evelyn Palmer Manley in Big Island, Va. In addition to his parents,

Aquiles Amparan

November 3, 2019

Aquiles “Keeley” Amparan, III, 27, of Bedford, passed away on Sunday, November 3, 2019. He was the son of Aquiles “Kiki” Amparan, Jr. (Kim) and Dorothy “Byrd” Strain (David); born in Roanoke on September 23, 1992. He is preceded in dea


Gary Wayne Blair

November 2, 2019

Gary Wayne Blair, 66, of Forest, Va., after a courageous battle with cancer, passed away peacefully on November 2, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family and his fur baby, Bentley. Gary is survived by his mother, Mrs. Hilda Maddox Blair of Lync


Raymond Everett Citty

October 30, 2019

Raymond Everett Citty, 87, of Bedford passed away on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at Centra Lynchurg General Hospital. He was born in Bedford, VA on November 14, 1931. A son of the late David Elmer Citty and Louise Bush Citty. In addition to his paren

Herbert R. Crowder

October 29, 2019

Herbert Rhea Crowder, 88, of Goode, VA, died on Tuesday October 29, 2019.  He was the husband of the late Rheta Ann Johnson Crowder for 60 years. Born on April 15, 1931, in Roanoke, VA Herb was a son of the late Emory Cary Crowder and the late Ed

Patricia L. Bates Harrington

October 28, 2019

Patricia L. Bates Harrington, 95, of Lynchburg, died peacefully on Monday, October 28, 2019, at her home in front of her favorite view of Tobacco Row Mountain. Patricia was born on May 21, 1924, in Saginaw, Michigan, a daughter of the late Gerald and

Geraldine Stinnett Barbour

October 28, 2019

Geraldine Stinnett Barbour, 80, of Lynchburg, died Monday, October 28, 2019. She was born on Wednesday, January 18, 1939 in Lynchburg, Va. She was preceded in death by her parents Clarence A. Stinnett and Elsie Ogden Stinnett; sister Betty Bates;

Patrick Wayne Driskill

October 28, 2019

Patrick Wayne Driskill, 48, of Rustburg passed away on Monday, October 28, 2019.  He was born on April 10, 1971, the son of A. Wayne Driskill and Carol Hunter Driskill.  In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Rebecca Wingfield Dris

Lewis Nelson Hamilton

October 27, 2019

Lewis Nelson Hamilton, 80, of Lynchburg passed away on Sunday, October 27, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents William “Bill” Hamilton and Frances Beard Hamilton; brother, Wayne Hamilton; two sisters, Mary Fields and Brenda Koester;

Joseph William Jennings

October 27, 2019

Joseph William Jennings, 66, of Lynchburg, died Sunday, October 27, 2019. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.

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