Cynthia Marlene Worley

Oct 24, 2023

Cynthia Marlene Worley, of Lynchburg, passed away peacefully on October 24, 2023. She was born on November 17, 1958, a daughter of Nancy D. Worley and the late Clay A. Worley.

Cynthia was a graduate of Brookville High School, after graduating school she went into the workforce. She was passionate about arts and crafts and being out in nature. For...

Frank Wayne "Chicken Man" Casalenuovo

Oct 23, 2023

Frank Wayne "Chicken Man" Casalenuovo, of Rustburg, Virginia, passed away peacefully on October 23, 2023, surrounded by his siblings and children. He was born on February 22, 1947, to Mary Maxey Tanner and Frank Casalenuovo.

Growing up, Wayne played basketball for Rustburg High School. He also played softball and showed horses. He lived and breathed sports: NASCAR, Virginia Tech, the...

Nancy Manley Ragland

Oct 23, 2023

Nancy Manley Ragland, 86, of Big Island, VA left this earth for her new home on Monday, October 23, 2023. Nancy was born in Bedford County on June 17, 1937, to the late Sidney T. Manley and Evelyn Goff Manley. She is preceded in death by her loving husband David Thomas Ragland. Nancy married David on   August 24, 1953, and...

Ray Charles Pennix

Oct 23, 2023


Ray Charles Pennix

On October 23, 2023, Ray Charles Pennix left this world and went to be with our Lord. Born in Lynchburg, VA on September 30, 1966, he was the son of the late Willie Hubbard Pennix and Lenora Evans Pennix.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandparents David and Linda Evans...

Billy Edward Goodman

Oct 23, 2023

Billy went home to be with his Lord and Savior at the age of 86. He passed away from this Earth on October 23, 2023. He was born on January 22, 1937 to the late Sallie Phillips Goodman and the late Stephen O. Goodman.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Sara Coulter Goodman, two sons Scott (Tamara)...

Ardena Thornhill Cabell

Oct 22, 2023

"For I am ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith." 2 Timothy 4: 6-7

Ardena went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, October 22, 2023. She was born on March 28, 1925, to Theodore and Vergie...

Lee Sanford "Sandy" Ainslie, Jr.

Oct 22, 2023

Lee Sanford “Sandy” Ainslie Jr. died on October 22, 2023.  He was born on June 24, 1937, in Huntington, West Virginia to devoted parents, Lee Sanford and Alice Groverman Ainslie. Sandy graduated from Episcopal High School, earned his BA from the University of North Carolina, his MEd from the University of Lynchburg, and was awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the...

Margaret Coleman "Peggy" Fosse

Oct 22, 2023

Peggy Fosse was born in Lynchburg, VA to Paul Hill Coleman and Margaret Barker Coleman.


She attended Garland-Rodes School in Lynchburg, VA, and graduated from New Trier Township High School in Winnetka, IL, and Hollins College in Hollins, VA.


She married Robert Earle Fosse, an Episcopal pastor, in 1959. Together they had three sons, Robert Earle Fosse, Jr.,...

Brenda Dale Brown

Oct 21, 2023

Silently, so silently Brenda McDaniel Brown slipped away in peaceful rest on Saturday October 21,2023.

She was born on April 8, 1960, The daughter of the late Jesse L. Rucker and Mary A. Rucker Jordan.

In addition to her parents Brenda was preceded in her transition by One sister Wanda Rucker, One niece LaNitra Rucker.

She was baptized at an...

Charles Dewey Tweedy Sr.

Oct 21, 2023

Charles Dewey Tweedy Sr., of Goode, passed away on October 21, 2023, after a brief illness. He was born on April 22, 1954, to the late James Thornton Tweedy and Colleen Zera Campbell Tweedy.

He is survived by his wife, Martha McIntosh Tweedy; one son, Charles Tweedy Jr. (Kimberly); two granddaughters, Haley Collins (Michael) and Alyssa Griggs; two great -...