Obituaries

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Obituaries 2016-08-22T14:09:22+00:00

Michael D. Campbell

February 8, 2018

  Michael Delos Campbell, 65, of Chase City, passed away February 8, 2018. Michael was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Vietnam War and a retired contractor. He was survived by his wife Linda Campbell, children, Stephen Elliott, Sandra Bass and husband

John E. Smith Jr.

January 21, 2018

John Edward (Jack) Smith, Jr. passed away on January 21, 2018, in Clarksville, VA after a lengthy illness. He was born in Chase City, VA, the son of John Edward Smith and Nancy Dodd Smith, graduated from Bluestone High School, attended Virginia Polyt

Clifton M. Newcomb

January 16, 2018

  Clifton M. Newcomb, 91, of Randolph, passed away January16, 2018. He was the son of the late Eddie Mosby Newcomb and Lettie Skelton Newcomb, and the widower of Frances Adams Newcomb. Clifton was a retired employee of Burlington Industries. H

William R. Gentry

January 14, 2018

William (Bill) Gentry III, 60 of Chase City, went home to be with the Lord on January 14, 2018 at the home he shared with his lifelong partner and husband, David (Allen) Trent. He was born January 10, 1958 to William R. Jr. and Clarice Gentry. Bill w

Mary Ruth Price

January 12, 2018

  Mary Ruth Crutchfield Price, 73 of Boydton, passed away January 12, 2018.  Mary Ruth was the widow of Garland Price.  She was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church.  She was the daughter of the late Harry and Ethel Crutchfield and was also pre

Timothy S. Caknipe

December 26, 2017

  Timothy S. “Timmy” Caknipe, 55, of Chase City, passed away December 26, 2017.  Timmy was a self – employed Equipment Operator and self – appointed “Jack of all Trades”.  He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Sarah Caknipe, daugh

Earl Wesley Lipscomb

December 18, 2017

  Earl Wesley Lipscomb, 61, of Red Oak, passed away December 18, 2017. Wesley was a retired heavy equipment operator for Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative, a member of Public Fork Christian Church, and a member of the Riflemen Hunt Club. He is sur

Steve Walter Parks

December 11, 2017

Steve Walter Parks, 64, of Chase City, passed away on December 11, 2017. He was a self-employed contractor and a member of Black Branch Baptist Church. Steve was an avid hunter who belonged to many hunting clubs and he was a former Dixie Youth Baseba

Geraldine Rush Lenhart

December 4, 2017

Geraldine Rush “Jere” Lenhart, 87, of Chase City, passed away December 4, 2017. Jere was a member of Wylliesburg Baptist Church, a member of Woodmen Life Chapter 179, and a charter member of the Mecklenburg Lioness Club. She is preceded in death

Betty C. Claiborne

November 17, 2017

  Betty C. Claiborne, 79, of Chase City, passed away November 17, 2017. Betty was the widow of Roy Claiborne. She was a retired employee of Craddock-Terry Shoe Corporation and a member of Wylliesburg Baptist Church. She was also preceded in death

Kyler Cristian Lopez

November 17, 2017

Kyler Cristian Lopez, 15, of Skipwith, Virginia, passed away November 17, 2017. Kyler was a sophomore at Bluestone High School. His passion for soccer began in 5th grade and he later became a member of the Bluestone Middle and High School soccer team

Evelyn Toombs Ellington

November 6, 2017

Evelyn Toombs Ellington, 83, of Skipwith, passed away November 6, 2017. She was the widow of Bobbie Ellington and a retired employee of Craddock Terry Shoe Corporation. Evelyn was a member of New Hope Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School for

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Roy E Moore, Sr.

September 6, 2017

  Roy E. Moore Sr., 97, of Chase City, passed away September 6, 2017. He was a retired farmer, an Army Veteran of World War II, and a member of the American Legion Post 43. Roy was the son of the late Oscar F. Moore Sr. and Elva Allen Moore. He w

Briana Hope Bugg

September 3, 2017

Briana Hope Bugg, age 17, of South Hill departed this life on September 3, 2017. She was the daughter of Glenn and Tracy Bugg, and a Senior at Park View High School. Briana was preceded in death by her grandparents, Whitney and Nora Bugg of Chase Cit

Steve A. Upton

August 26, 2017

Steve A. Upton, 69, of Boydton, died August 26, 2017. He was a tobacco and cattle farmer and a member of Bethel Baptist Church. Steve also served on the board of directors of Mecklenburg County Farm Bureau and treasurer of the Southern Virginia Beef

Ricky Wayne Ownby

August 21, 2017

Ricky Wayne Ownby, 59, of Kenbridge, passed away on August 21, 2017. He was a self-employed plumber and electrician. Ricky is survived by his wife, Teressa Ownby, children, Monica Ownby, Jacob Ownby, Ashley Ownby, and   a brother, Jimmy Ownby. Serv

Nancy Owen Ashworth

July 29, 2017

Nancy Owen Ashworth, 77, of Drakes Branch, passed away on July 29, 2017. She was the widow of Luther A. Ashworth and was also preceded in death by a son, Tony Allen Ashworth. She was a member of Plantersville United Methodist Church and is survived b

Margaret Hazelwood Seamster

July 20, 2017

Margaret Hazelwood Seamster, 70, of Chase City, passed away on July 20, 2017. She was the widow of David Michael Seamster. Margaret was a retired employee of Jones Apparel and a member of the Church of God of Prophecy. She also volunteered at the Cha

Joyce Gentry Hamblen

July 14, 2017

Joyce Gentry Hamblen, 62, of Chase City, passed away July 14, 2017. She was a retired employee of Boswell Bookkeeping. Joyce is survived by her husband of 47 years, Bill Hamblen, son, Dean Hamblen and wife Meagan, daughter, Kristy Waldron and husband

James Alan Wilson

June 26, 2017

James Alan Wilson, 55, of Chase City, passed away on June 26, 2017. James was an employee of Butler Woodcrafters. He is survived by his former wife, Diana Wilson, daughters, Emily Wilson and fiancée Adam Austell, Jennifer McGee and husband Dale, Ali

Neala Nordstrom Carter

June 21, 2017

Neala Nordstrom Carter, 88, of Chase City, Virginia, died Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at The Medical Center in Bowling Green, Kentucky, after a six-month treatment for hepatobiliary carcinoma.  She was born December 22, 1928, in Washington, D.C., to t

Charles Edward McGinnis

May 18, 2017

Charles Edward McGinnis, 75, of Chase City, passed away on May 18, 2017. Charles was a retired employee of Burlington Industries and upon retirement, he worked with Lake Country Area Agency on Aging. Charles attended Mecklenburg Baptist Church. He is

Milton "Mickey" Ellis

March 27, 2017

  Milton “Mickey” Hunter Ellis, 68, of Chase City, passed away on March 27, 2017. He was preceded in death by his brothers, William and Sonny Ellis. Mickey is survived by his wife, Dianne, children, Milton Ellis, Jr, ”Dink” and wife Melan

Katherine Hudson Hendrick

March 25, 2017

    Katherine Hudson Hendrick, 88, of Chase City, passed away on March 25, 2017. Katherine worked in the retail industry. She is survived by her daughters, Mary Juanita Yaws and husband David of Lolita TX, Doris Jenkins and husband Mike of Ch

Madelene Spain Moore

March 23, 2017

  Madelene T. Spain Moore, 89, of Skipwith, passed away on March 23, 2017. She was the widow of Elmer F. Spain and James B. Moore. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Ernest and Florence Toombs, son, Willie Spain, brothers, Thomas “J