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Phillip Issac Langhorne, Sr.

October 28, 2022

Phillip Isaac Langhorne Sr. , 47 of Lynchburg, Va.  transitioned on Friday, October 28, 2022.  He was born on August 29, 1975 to Frances and Charles W. Langhorne of Lynchburg, Va.  He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Alberta and James T. Smith and Laura Davis Langhorne and Thomas O. Langhorne Sr.

Phillip graduated from Heritage High School, Lynchburg, Va. and he attended Devry in Decatur, Ga.  Phillip loved his family and friends.  He also enjoyed traveling and taking trips to Virginia Beach with his family; he loved the water, mentoring the youth, car shows, listening to music, spending time with family, riding motorcycles and four wheelers, and being in good company.

Phillip loved everybody and everybody loved Phillip. He loved shopping. Most of all Phillip loved God.  He knew that God had a plan.  Everybody that knows Phillip always heard him say “Tighten Up!”  Phillip would say this showing love and loyalty and he meant it.

Along with his parents he leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Diana White Langhorne, his children Nakeya Nicole Shantel White (Greensboro, NC.) and Phillip Isaac Langhorne Jr.(Lynchburg, Va) his brother Greggory L. Langhorne (Nan) of Lynchburg, his nieces Ceaira Ferguson, Cemondre Ferguson, Jessica Langhorne, and Cyan Smith. His mother and father in love Ella White and Harvey Lee King of Lynchburg. His Loving Godparents  Arelia S. Langhorne and Howard R. Langhorne of Lynchburg.  Also so many other brothers/ best friends, an army of god children, relatives and many loving friends in the community.

A visitation will be held on Wednesday November 2, 2022 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Tharp Funeral Home Lynchburg Chapel. A celebration of Phillip’s Life will be held on Thursday November 3, 2022 at 11:00 am at West Lynchburg Baptist Church. Interment will follow the service at the Forest Hill Burial Park.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.  To send condolences, please visit

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Fran and family, I am so sorry for your loss. We will hold your family in our hearts and prayers. May God bless you and your family in these coming days. Peace and Blessings

Posted by Linda Brown Ransome on November 5, 2022

Mrs.Frances and family, sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family. 🙏🏾🙏🏾

Posted by Monica Williams on November 3, 2022

Diana, Keya, and Phillip...losing someone you love is like losing a part of yourself. You miss them and you miss who you were with them. Nothing will ever replace that. Know that wherever a beautiful soul has been there is a beautiful trail of memories. Mario and I extend condolences in the loss of your beloved husband, father, and friend. Our love and prayers are with you. 💕🙏🏽

Posted by Christine & Mario Brooks on November 2, 2022

You will be missed RIP gone but never forgotten

Posted by Coshonda Hubbard on October 31, 2022

I would like to express my deepest sympathy to my friend Diana, and the entire family. I will be continuing to pray for you all and keep you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Bridget Murrell Moore on October 31, 2022

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