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Geraldine Wells Paxton

Geraldine Lee “Gerry” Wells Paxton, 87, of Bedford passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019. She was born in Roanoke, VA on September 23, 1931.She was the daughter of Henry Wells and Mary Catherine Cannaday Wells. In addition to her parents she was p


Lawrence D. Johnston, III

Lawrence Drayton “Larry, Pete” Johnston, III, 53, of Thaxton, passed away on Friday, June 21, 2019 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. He was born on April 22, 1966 in Bedford, VA. Larry served his country in the United Sates Marine Corp. He w

Angela Trent Crouch

Angela Denise Trent Crouch, 48, of Thaxton, passed away on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at Carilion Roanoke, Memorial Hospital after a very courageous battle with cancer. She was born on November 28, 1970 in Bedford, VA. She is the daughter of Marion M. T

Joyce Kay Mueller Johnston

Joyce Kay Mueller Johnston, 83, of Lynchburg, died Wednesday, June 19, 2019 surrounded by her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Arthur Johnston of 57 years and her sister Nancy Meissner. Born in Cincinnati, OH on May 20, 193

Rebecca "Becky" Bailey Adie

Rebecca “Becky” Bailey Adie, 76, of Concord passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Becky was born May 7, 1943 in Lynchburg, a daughter of the late John and Grace Bailey. She was a member for over 50 years at Tyreeanna United Methodist Church.

Anne Carrington Craighill

Anne Carrington Craighill, 89, of Lynchburg, died Tuesday, June 18, 2019.  She was the loving wife of the late Samuel Preston Craighill Jr., for 57 years. Born Sunday, March 16, 1930 in Lynchburg, Anne was a daughter of the late Richard Alexander

James Johnson

James “Dude” Tilton Johnson of Lynchburg peacefully entered into eternal rest Monday, June 17, 2019. He was born November 21, 1948 in Charlottesville, Va. to the late LeeRussell Johnson and James Tilton Canody. James was baptized at an early a

Rosalie B. Craft

Rosalie Eloise Burford Craft, 86, of Forest, died Sunday, June 16, 2019. She was born on April 17, 1933 at Waugh’s Ferry Farm in Big Island, Va. She was the daughter of Jackson Gustavus “Jack” Burford and Eloise Elizabeth Woodroof  Burford.

JoAnne Lenora Martin Blencowe

JoAnne Lenore Martin Blencowe, 77, of Lynchburg passed away June 16, 2019. She was born on December 25, 1942 in Danville. She was the daughter of Sam and Gladys Martin of Danville. JoAnne was married to James Alfred Blencowe for almost 60 years un

Juanita Layne Johnson

Juanita Layne Johnson, 86, of Madison Heights, peacefully completed her journey of life early Saturday morning, June 15. The Savior she loved and served for many years is no longer “by faith” but has become a reality. She was the wife of th

Anthony "Tony" Bruce Terry

Anthony "Tony" Bruce Terry, 65, of Lynchburg went to be with his Lord Saturday, June 15, 2019. He was the husband of Sherrie Henson Terry for 20 years. Tony was born October 3, 1953 in Savannah, Georgia a son of the late William Robert Terry and M

Jane Graham Redmond

Jane Graham Redmond of Lynchburg, Virginia died on Saturday the 15th of June 2019 at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was born June 5th, 1944 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Hudson E. Graham of Pilot Mountain, North Carolina. She was a 1965 graduate of Rowan


Fred J. Keene

Fred “Bud” Keene, 92, of Union Hall, passed away on Thursday, June 13, 2019. He was born on April 3, 1927 in Woodlynne, NJ. A son of the late James Rudy Keene and Edith Levitica Matteson. In addition to his parents Bud was preceded in death by hi

Richard Stanley Brown, Sr.

Richard Stanley Brown Sr., 81, of Lynchburg, VA, died Wednesday, June 12, 2019. He was born Tuesday, March 29, 1938 in Binghamton, NY, to the late Stanley and Blanche Brown. Richard was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Daneth Baker Brown

Gloria Wright

Gloria Ann Wright, of 104 Federal Street, Lynchburg, Virginia, at the age of 66, entered into eternal rest at her residence on Tuesday, June 11, 2019. She was born on August 16, 1952, to the late Margaret Wright Cunningham and Hugo D. Mayo. In add

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