Darryl Joseph Johnson

Nov 5, 2023

Darryl Joseph Johnson went home to be with the lord on Sunday November 5, 2023. He was born on October 9, 1966.

He was preceded in death by his parents Randolph Sidney Johnson and Dorothy Morris Johnson.

He is survived by two sisters, Sharon Johnson, and Lisa Johnson, and one sister-in-law Joyce Bradly, two brothers Vincent Johnson, and Calvin...

William Don Blackburn

Nov 3, 2023

William “Don” Blackburn, age 92, of Lynchburg, VA passed away at his home on Friday, November 3, 2023, surrounded by family. 

Don Blackburn was born May 23, 1931, in Marlow, Oklahoma. He was raised there by his parents Dwight M. Blackburn and May C. (Haynes) Blackburn along with his four siblings Jerry, Jim, Linda, and Dan. After graduating high school...

Ann M. Williams

Nov 3, 2023

Ann M. Williams, 86, of Hillsville, Virginia passed away on Friday, November 3, 2023, at Carrington Place in Wytheville, Virginia.  Ms. Williams was born in Fort Kent, Maine to the late John Edward Goslin and Yvonne Potvin Goslin.  In addition to her parents, she was also preceded by sisters, Doris Cray and Teresa Mahlstedt and brother, Louis Goslin and grandson,...

Margaret Hughes Waters

Nov 3, 2023


Margaret Hughes Waters died peacefully on November 3, 2023 at the revered age of 102. Her beloved daughters were by her side.

Margaret, the daughter of Whittie Cylvester Hughes and Tommie Margaret Keeter Hughes, was born on October 6, 1921 in Colerain, North Carolina, one of 7 siblings.  She attended and graduated from the Bertie County school system, where...

Donald Ray Parker

Nov 1, 2023

"What we see now is like a dim image in a mirror; then we shall see face to face. What I know now is only partial, then it will be complete.” (1 Corinthians 13:12a)

Donald Ray Parker’s faith has now turned into sight as he fully sees the wonderful offerings of Heaven. Don’s childhood was spent in Bedford, VA and he...

Ronald Boyer

Nov 1, 2023

Ronald Boyer, 74, of Goode, Virginia died on Wednesday, November 1, 2023, at Oakwood Manor in Bedford, Virginia.  He was the husband of Marianne Boyer for 33 years.


Born Saturday, November 13, 1948, in Coshocton, Ohio, he was a son of the late Richard Boyer and the late Janice Kitchen Boyer. After their death his Aunt Jean Watts treated...

Estelle Dannel Wilson

Nov 1, 2023

Estelle Dannel Wilson passed away on November 1, 2023, at her home in Forest, VA surrounded by her family.  She was the daughter of Harold and Elizabth Dannel and the beloved wife of Douglas Jerome Wilson for 59 years.


Estelle was born on March 19, 1942, in Roanoke, VA and graduated from Jefferson High School.  She was a member...

Mark Aaron Sloman

Nov 1, 2023

Mark Aaron Sloman, 60, of Lynchburg, Virginia passed away on Wednesday, November 1st, 2023.  He was predeceased by his parents Kenneth and Flora Sloman of Charleston, WV.  Mark is survived by his wife of 34 years, Donna Sloman and daughters Sara Sloman (husband, Josh Goodwin) of Richmond, VA and Hannah Sloman of Pelham, NC.  He is survived by his best...

Rebecca Keene Davis

Nov 1, 2023

Rebecca Keene Davis, 71, of Rustburg, Virginia passed away on November 1, 2023.  She was the daughter of the late Walter Morris Grant, Jr. and Maggie Martin Grant, and wife of the late Willie Burton Davis, Jr. Mrs. Davis was born on January 3, 1952, in Lexington, Virginia. 


Mrs. Davis was a member of West Lynchburg Baptist Church and...

Benjamin T. "Tom" Garbee

Oct 31, 2023

Benjamin T. "Tom" Garbee, a cherished father, grandfather, brother, uncle and dear friend to many, age 75, of Lynchburg, VA, bid his final farewell in his home on the morning of October 31, 2023, stepping into the embrace of his Savior.   

 Born on January 12, 1948, as the eldest of three to the late Benjamin Thornton and Nellie Williams...