Maynard John Mens

Maynard John Mens, 90, of Bedford, died Saturday, April 14, 2012. Born May 23, 1921 in Minnesota; he was a son of the late William Mens and Elda Eickhoff Mens.Maynard served the United States in Army during World War II, European African Eastern Theatre. He was a prisoner of war in Germany following the Battle of the Bulge. Maynard was...

George Russell Bowers, Jr.

George Russell Bowers, Jr. 75, of Lynchburg passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2013. He was the son of the late George Russell Bowers, Sr. and Lottie Mae Thornhill Bowers. George was a member of Jordan Baptist Church for over 40 years. The Lord blessed George with a beautiful voice and he loved to sing hymns at church. A funeral...

Benton Clements Wiles

Benton Clements Wiles, 87, went to his eternal home in Heaven Friday, June 14, 2013. He was a resident of Runk & Pratt Assisted Living Facility, where he was being treated for Dementia and other health issues.He was the son of William Robert Wiles and Fannie Lelia Clements Wiles of Sutherlin, Virginia.Benton was a graduate of Dan River High School...

Bernard Alvin “Pete” Burley

Bernard Alvin \"Pete\" Burley, 91, of Lynchburg, died Sunday, February 14, 2010.  He was the husband of Lucille Carleen Hudson Burley for nearly 68 years.Mr. Burley was born Friday, January 3, 1919 in Amherst County, VA, a son of the late Howard Thomas Burley and Ola Stinnette Burley.  He proudly served our country in the U.S. Army during World War...

Minnie Flora Comer

Minnie Flora Arthur Comer, 92, of Bedford, VA passed away at the Carilion Bedford Memorial Hospital on Friday, March 30, 2012. She was born on July 8, 1919 to Harry Cephus and Elizabeth Campbell Arthur. She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Earnest Nelson Comer and a daughter, Dale Annette Comer Smith and a grandson, Justin...

William King Mcdonald

William King McDonald, 65, of Lynchburg, died on Saturday, January 30, 2010.  Bill was born in Henderson, NC on January 22, 1945, a son of the late Daniel James McDonald and the late Bettie King McDonald.  Bill is survived by his wife, Rosemary Fisher McDonald.Bill never met a stranger and he was loved by all who knew him, especially children,...

Edwin Adams Harper, Jr.

Edwin Adams Harper (Teddy) Jr., 76, of Lynchburg, passed away on Monday, March 26, 2012. He was born in Lynchburg on November 2, 1935, a son of the late Dr. Edwin Adams Harper and Margretta Smedley Howe Harper.Teddy graduated from Christ Church in Glen Allen VA, attended Swathmore College in Philadelphia PA, and graduated from Lynchburg College in Lynchburg.Engaged in...

J. S. “Jake” Hunter

J. S. \"Jake\" Hunter, 86, of Bedford, died on Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at the VA Medical Center. He was born May 13, 1925 in Dooley County, GA, a son of the late John Stark Hunter and Margaret Caledonia Welch Hunter. Jake was a member of Cornerstone Church of Christ and a retiree of Owens-Illinois Paper Mill in Big Island...

Snastasia Marie Joslyn

Anastasia Marie Joslyn, infant daughter of Peter Arthur Joslyn and Erin Elizabeth Joslyn, of Lynchburg died on Thursday February 18, 2010 at Virginia Baptist Hospital in Lynchburg. In addition to her parents, Anastasia is survived by her maternal grandparents; David Carl Linton and Judy Mare Linton, of St. Louis, MO, and her paternal grandparents; Dr. Emerson Allen Joslyn and Susan...

Shimen Baer Zudekoff

Shimen (Shim) Baer Zudekoff passed away on December 26, 2011 at 76 years of age. He was born on September 11, 1935, the son of the late Joseph Zudekoff and Eva Gandelman.   Shim attended Yale University and Yale School of Law, graduating as Doctor of Jurisprudence. He served variously as legal consultant, human resources director and salesman for City Printing...