Patsy Couch Davis

Apr 23, 2024

Mrs. Patsy Couch Davis, age 74, of Lynchburg, Virginia passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her children on April 23, 2024.  She was the daughter of the late Roy O. Couch and Dorothy Cheatwood Couch, and the wife of the late Kenneth Ray Davis for 32 years.

Mrs. Davis was born on June 10, 1949, in Lynchburg, Virginia. She...

Lucille Smith

Apr 22, 2024





5/6/1933 - 4/22/2024


Lucy Smith (nee Moyer) grew up in Dunning and Ainsworth, Nebraska where her father, Ralph Emerson Moyer, was the town doctor, and her mother, Alta Marjorie (Dunbar) Moyer, ran the town hospital, which was the 2nd floor of their home.  Some of Lucy’s fondest memories (and funniest stories) were of small town Midwestern life and...

Victoria Sandifer

Apr 22, 2024

Victoria Lynne Sandifer, 71,of Lynchburg passed away Monday, April 22, 2024.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family. 

Lydia "Sharon" Gorton

Apr 22, 2024

Lydia “Sharon” Gorton, 68, of Lynchburg, passed Monday, April 22, 2024. She was preceded in death by her parents, John Baker and Lydia Stake, and a young brother John.

Born on October 20, 1955, in Pennsylvania, her love for traveling started young as a child of an Air Force family, then carried on in her adult years. She was employed at...

Carol Faust

Apr 21, 2024

Carol Faust, 84, of Lynchburg, Virginia passed away on Sunday, April 21, 2024.  She was the daughter of the late George and Mary Ann Stilman.

Carol was born on December 12, 1939, in St. Louis, Missouri.

She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Louis “Larry” Faust; daughter, Lori Lee (Dan); grandchildren, Jeffery Derick Lacey and Brandon Carr.

In addition to her...

Frank Allen Smith

Apr 21, 2024

Frank Allen Smith, 80, of Evington, passed away Sunday, April 21, 2024, with his family by his side.

Frank was born November 8, 1943, in Bedford, VA, a son of the late Nellie LaPradd and William Smith.

He graduated from Bedford High School in 1964 and was a member of Thomas Road Baptist Church.  Frank was a hard worker who kept a...

Juanita Patrick

Apr 21, 2024

Juanita Patrick ,78, affectionately known as Nene. Passed away April 21, 2024, in hometown Lynchburg, Virginia. She was the daughter of the late Alonza Marion Austin and Ardelia Mae Tweedy Austin. 

Juanita was born on July 1, 1945, in Lynchburg, Virginia. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She loved to travel and always believed in putting family first.  


Bernard Wood

Apr 21, 2024

Tragedy struck on the morning of April 21, 2024, when Bernard Andrea Wood, 48, was called home. He was the son of Patricia Wood of Greensboro, NC., and the late Burman “Bernard” White. Duka, as he was affectionately known, was preceded in death by his sister, Beverley Wood, and his maternal grandparents, Robert and Genevieve Wood. Duka grew up on White...

James Robert "Bob" Cole, Sr.

Apr 20, 2024

James Robert “Bob” Cole, Sr. of Lynchburg, Virginia, passed away on Saturday, April 20, 2024. He was the son of the late Fleming Fleetwood Cole and Ellen Jackson Cole, and the husband of Barbara Martin Cole for 70 years.

Bob was born on September 25, 1931, in Charleston, South Carolina. He was a graduate of Furman University and The Southern Baptist...

Curtis Bradshaw

Apr 20, 2024

Curtis Ray Bradshaw (Curt/Bradshaw) was born on February 2, 1949, in Franklin, VA to the late Edward Mills and Martha Clara "Sue Girl" Bradshaw. Curtis was 1 of 9 brothers and 3 sisters. He was an avid fisherman and mechanic. Upon moving to Lynchburg with the Moss Family from Portsmouth, VA. Dad worked as a mechanic at Adams Motor Company...