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Saturday, 15 December 2018 18:44

Syretha Blanton Carroll

Syretha Blanton Carroll, age 80, of Valentines, VA passed away December 14, 2018. She is the daughter of the late Linwood “Buck” and Maude Lee Blanton. She is survived by her loving husband, Carlton Carroll; her daughters, Tonya C. Watson and husband Dwayne and Christy C. Allen; her grandchildren, Alana Watson, Kelsey Watson and Colby Allen; her sister, Joyce Ann Wright; and her half sisters, Kim Simmons and Betsy Wilson. She is preceded in death by her brother, Linwood Blanton, Jr. and her half sister, Paula B. Conner. Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at Antioch Christian Church, Elams, N.C. followed with interment at the Carroll Family Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Williams Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, VA. Memorial contributions may be made to Antioch Christian Church, P.O. Box 106, Gasburg, VA 23857 or Central Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 386, Gasburg, VA 23857.
Wednesday, 12 December 2018 13:15

Paul Winfield Holloway, Sr.

Paul Winfield Holloway, Sr., age 89, of Freeman, VA passed away December 11, 2018. He is preceded in death by his wife, Sarah Reese Holloway; his son, Paul “Sonny” Winfield Holloway, Jr.; and his daughter, Tina Holloway. He is survived by his sons, Randy Holloway and wife Trilby and Jeff Holloway and wife Lisa; his daughter-in-law, Audrey Holloway; eight grandchildren; and fifteen great grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Friday at Williams Funeral Home, Lawrenceville with interment at Grace Church Cemetery, 9986 Purdy Rd., Jarratt, VA 23867. The family will receive friends Friday from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home, prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be made to Callaville Hunt Club, 3161 Smoky Ordinary Rd., Freeman, VA 23856.
Monday, 10 December 2018 13:23

James Robert "Jimmy" Orgain, III

James Robert “Jimmy” Orgain, III, age 71 of South Hill, VA passed away November 22, 2018. He is the son of the late James Robert Orgain, Jr. and Isabelle Combes Orgain. He is survived by his brother, Richard Combes Orgain and wife Melissa; his sister, Margery Alice O. Vaughan and husband Glenn; his nieces, Katherine O. Louw, Jenne M. Vaughan, Sarah O. Thorne and Emily O. Baxter; and his nephew, R. Brian Orgain. A Memorial service will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 19, 2019 at Williams Funeral Home, Lawrenceville.
Monday, 10 December 2018 12:52

James "Jim" Teets

James “Jim” Teets of Lake Gaston, NC passed away on Saturday, December 8th, 2018, at the young age of 65, unexpectedly at the Halifax Regional Medical Center in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. Jim will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Melissa Teets; his children, Shontel Peppers, Chrissy Teets (Michael Marshall), Kenneth Jensen (Sheena Jensen), Kaci Scott (Adam Scott); his beloved grandchildren, Jessica, Hayden, Kenli, Kya and Colt; his great grandchild, Baylee; his mother, Martha Teets; his brother, Robert Teets (Debra Teets); and his sister, Linda Stewart. Jim will also be forever remembered by his nieces, nephews, extended family and dear friends. Jim was retired from Contractor’s Paving Inc. of Norfolk, VA, originally founded by his father, Clinton Teets. After retirement, Jim and Melissa moved from Virginia Beach, VA to Lake Gaston, NC, where they are currently residing. Jim had a long battle with cancer and WON. He never let the effects of that illness keep him from living life to the fullest. Jim will be remembered by all for his love of life and wonderful sense of humor. The service will take place at Pleasant Hill Christian Church at 175 Ankum Rd, Gasburg, VA 23857 on Sunday, December 16th. Visitation will take place from 1:00 – 2:00, prior to the service, and the celebration of life service begins at 2:00, and there will be a fellowship following in the Family Life Center. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Oral Cancer Cause Inc. 230 Overbrook Dr. E. Largo, FL 33770 or at http://oralcancercause.org.
Sunday, 02 December 2018 16:43

Donald Harry Nuttall

Donald Harry Nuttall, age 81, of Gasburg, VA passed away December 1, 2018. He is survived by his loving wife, Mildred Nuttall; his step-daugher, Frances Smith; five daughters; three step-daughters; forty-seven grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; and his sister, Jane Nuttall. Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at James Square Baptist Church with interment in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at the church prior to the service. Williams Funeral Home, Lawrenceville will be handling the arrangements.
Tuesday, 27 November 2018 16:09

Robby Wilkins Blue

Robby Wilkins Blue, 50, passed away peacefully on November 25, 2018 after a courageous battle with colon cancer. He was preceded in death by his mother, Judith Shell Blue and his father Robert Luther Blue, Jr. Robby was raised by his maternal grandparents, Hugh Wilkins Shell and Catherine Wesson Shell, who also preceded him in death. He is survived by his three aunts, who were mother figures to him, Sondra Shell Gallagher, Mary Shell Tolbert and Joyce Shell Webb. He is also survived by cousins, Tammy Tolbert Greene, Crystal Webb Murphy and April Gallagher Monbleau, who were like sisters to him. He was also survived by his half brother, Matt Blue and his half sister, Jenny Blue. Robby also was survived by many close friends. He was loved by all who knew him and will be remembered for his strength, compassion and courage. Special thanks to all of the staff of VCU Medical Center of Richmond and South Hill and the staff of UNC Medical Center. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Matthews Chapel U.M.C., Animal Humane Society and American Cancer Society. The family will receive friends at 1:15 p.m. Sunday, December 2 at Matthews Chapel U.M.C., Lawrenceville, VA prior to the 2:00 p.m. Memorial Service.
Saturday, 24 November 2018 13:11

Joseph Laxton Wilson

Joseph Laxton Wilson, age 78, of Valentines, VA passed away November 15, 2018. He is the son of the late Bobby and Florence Wilson. He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara Ann Wilson; his daughter, Angie Barker and husband Robert; his son, Gregory Wilson and wife Kathy; his grandchildren, Samantha Evans and husband Corey, Anna Wilson and Benjamin Wilson; his great granddaughter, Brianna Barker; his brother, Dale Wilson and wife Jennifer; his nephew, Stephen Wilson; and his caregivers, Pam Dunivan and Rashida Keene. A memorial service will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Pleasant Hill Christian Church. The family will receive friends Saturday from 12:30 to 2:00, prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Pleasant Hill Christian Church, P.O. Box 550, Gasburg, VA 23857.
Friday, 23 November 2018 15:07

Christine Hawkins Vaughan

Christine Hawkins Vaughan, 91, formerly of Dolphin, Virginia, passed away in New Bern, North Carolina on Wednesday, November 21.2018. Born on November 14, 1927 of Charlie and Gertrude Hawkins, Christine lived 85 years in her beloved community in Virginia, but due to aging concerns, moved to North Carolina to be cared for by her daughters and their husbands. While in North Carolina, she attended Trinity Episcopal Church in Chocowinity and St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church in New Bern. In addition to her parents, Christine is predeceased by her husband, Francis Anderson Vaughan, son, William Harrison “Billy” Vaughan and sister, Dorothy Hawkins Dixon. Surviving her are her children, Charles E. Vaughan (Bettie) of Lawrenceville, Virginia; daughters, Gray Albritton (Billy) of Chocowinity and Fran Laskovics (Buck) of New Bern. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Services will be held at Liberty Church, 3381 Planters Rd., Lawrenceville, Virginia, Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 12:00 noon. The family will receive friends Thursday from 11:00 to 12:00, one hour prior to service. Interment will follow at Oakwood Cemetery, Lawrenceville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Dolphin Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 67, Dolphin, VA 23843.
Friday, 23 November 2018 14:32

Marion Jones Brady

Marion Jones Brady of Littleton, N.C., formerly of Beltsville, MD died November 23, 2018. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Millard C. Brady “Pim”. She is survived by her brother, Michael Jones and family; and loving nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 1, 2018 at Williams Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, Virginia. Memorial contributions may be made to the Mecklenburg County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 311, Chase City, VA 23924.
Friday, 09 November 2018 14:12

Judy Edwards Phillips

Judy Edwards Phillips, age 72, of Triplet, VA passed away November 8, 2018. She is preceded in death by her parents, Jessie and Ruby Edwards and her husband, James “Jimmy” Anderson Phillips. She is survived by her children, Michael Nowell and wife Barbara, Denise Sadler and husband Ken, Julie Daniel and husband Kevin and Jaime Crutchfield and husband Chris; her grandchildren, Courtney Russell and husband T.J., Brian Matheny and wife Richelle, Carlton Nowell, Bryan Daniel, Taylor Daniel, Jordan Crutchfield and fiancée Rachel Wright and Colby Crutchfield; her great grandchildren, Cameron, Camden and Christian Russell; her brother, Willard Edwards; two sisters, Ann Sledge and Wanda Plyler; and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted 3:00 p.m. Sunday at Philadelphia United Methodist Church with interment at the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m., prior to the service at the church. Williams Funeral Home, Lawrenceville will be handling the arrangements.