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Lynne J. Hutchison

Lynne Marie Hutchison, age 69, of Lowry, Virginia, passed away suddenly on October 14th, 2018 at her home, Meadowbrooke.  Born in Bayonne, NJ on May 23, 1949, she was the daughter of Lucian and Anne Jablonka. Lynne will be forever remembered as a

Carl Royer

Carl Royer 91, of Royersford Pa died  Saturday, October 13, 2018. He was the son of the late David and Emma Royer. Carl owned and operated Royer’s Mower Shop in Royersford for many years. He is predeceased in death by his wife Betty Jane Yos

Wayne Eugene Thacker Sr.,

Wayne Eugene Thacker Sr., 78, of Lynchburg died Saturday, October 13, 2018. Born December 31, 1939, he was a son of the late Leroy and Violet Hunt Thacker. In addition to his parents Wayne is preceded in death by a brother, Wesley Thacker; sist

Betty Jane Yost Royer

Betty Jane Yost Royer, 89, of Royersford Pa., died Friday, October 12, 2018. She is the daughter of the late Frederick Yost and Edith Yost Mosteller. She is survived by her loving husband of 69 years D. Carl Royer; daughter, Kathleen (Royer) Garbe

Melvin Barbour

On October 12, 2018, Melvin Dillard Barbour Sr., 85, went to his heavenly home surrounded by his family, at Heartland Health Care Center, in Lynchburg, Virginia. Melvin was born November 1, 1932, in Campbell County, Virginia, to the late Theodore

Joyce Kirkpatrick Houston

Joyce K. Houston, born on December 11, 1925, died on Wednesday, October 10, 2018. She was predeceased by her parents, Harry R. and Maude M. Kirkpatrick; her husband of 59 years, Johnnie R. Houston; her brothers James, Thomas, Reginald, and Edwin K

Tara Lee Williams

Tara Lee Williams, 43, of Lynchburg, died Wednesday, October 10, 2018. Born on November 17, 1974 in Morristown, N.J., she was the daughter of Donald Robert Williams and Sandra Romaine Williams. In addition to her parents Tara is survived by her

Daimon Coles

Daimon Stephen “Dee” Coles, 32, of Lynchburg, passed away September 15, 2018 in Cambridge, Ohio. He was predeceased by his maternal grandmother Iris Coles. Daimon was born September 19, 1985 a son of Michelynne D. Johnson and Carl Brown. Da

Margaret Ann “Maggie” Malone Gelven

Margaret Ann “Maggie” Malone Gelven, 77, of Lynchburg, died Tuesday, October 9, 2018. She was the wife of the late Joseph William Gelven Jr. Born Sunday, February 9, 1941 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, she was the daughter of the late James Malone and

June Fizer Tyler

June Fizer Tyler, 90, of Bedford passed away Saturday, October 6, 2018 at Lynchburg General Hospital.  She was the loving wife of the late Arthur Freeman Tyler. Born October 26, 1927 in Bedford, she was a daughter of the late Charles Henry Fizer,

Donald Russell Redmond

Donald Russell Redmond, 79, passed away on Thursday, September 27, 2018, at Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, Virginia, following a brief illness. Don was born on August 11, 1939, in Columbia, South Carolina, to the late John Gideon Redmond and M

Blanche M. Ullmann

Blanche B. Ullmann, 84, of Forest, died Thursday, October 4, 2018. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family. To send condolences, please visit

Margaret Fitzgerald

Margaret Fitzgerald, 94, of Lynchburg, passed away peacefully at her residence on October 4, 2018.  Margaret was born June 30, 1924. . She is preceded in death by her late husband Hobson Fitzgerald Jr. Margaret is survived by her daughter Cheryl

Shirley McKinney Arrington

Shirley McKinney Arrington, 78, of Goode passed away on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at her residence. She was born on January 21, 1940 in Halifax Co., Virginia. She was a daughter of the late Henry McKinney and Fannie Jennings McKinney. In addition to

Alice Chambers Dooley

Alice Susie Chambers Dooley, 90, of Lynchburg, VA died Thursday morning, October 4, 2018 at Heritage Green, Lynchburg, Va.   She was the beloved wife of William (Bill) Adams Dooley for 65 years.  Born on Friday, November 25, 1927,   Alice was th

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