Mary “Tookie” Seay Cheek of South Boston passed away Jan. 23, 2020.
Mrs. Shirley Clark Stevens of South Boston passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, at the age of 87. She was born on Oct. 2, 1932 in Halifax County to the late James Russell Clark and the late Edith Carpenter Clark and was married to the late Frank Thomas Stevens.
Cameron S. McRae, age 86, passed away peacefully on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, in Springfield. Cameron was born April 15, 1933 in South Boston to the late John S. and Bela Powell McRae and was married to the late Mary Layne Ballard McRae.
Miss Cathryn Leigh Franklin of Scottsburg passed away on Monday, Dec. 23, 2019, at the age of 24. Born on March 28, 1995, she was the daughter of Paula Lyons Franklin and the late Anthony “Tony” David Franklin.
It is with profound sadness that we announce that our beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Bertha Pearl Elliott Phillips, slipped from this world on Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, at the age of 96.
Virginia Alease Fears, age 54, of Nathalie passed away on Monday, Dec. 23, 2019, in Clayton, North Carolina. She was the daughter of the late Mr. Lewis Lee Fears and Mrs. Margaret Walker Fears.
Allen Conway Goodman of South Boston, VA passed away Dec. 26, 2019. He was born in South Boston on May 13, 1932 and was 87 years of age. He was the son of the late Hugh Allen Goodman Sr. and the late Lelia McDaniel Goodman. He was married to the late Jean Ferrell Goodman.
Norman Soyars Burton of Abindgon, Maryland, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. He was born in Scottsburg on Nov. 20, 1939 and was 79 years of age. He was the son of the late Jesse T. Burton and Hattie Childress Burton.
Rebecca Lee Powell of South Boston passed away Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019. She was born in Halifax County on June 17, 1940 and was 79 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Fred Powell and the late Rosalie Blanton Powell.
Mr. William “Thomas” Harris Sr. passed away on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, at the age of 82. Born in Halifax County on Oct. 13, 1937, he was the son of the late William Henry Harris and the late Janie Jordan and was married to Barbara Simmons Harris.
Mrs. Jane Betterton Tribble, age 67, of Nathalie died on Friday, Dec. 20, 2019, in Nathalie. She was the daughter of the late Mr. Floyd Junior Betterton and Mrs. Emma Booth Betterton.
Ms. Annie May Sydnor, formerly of Halifax County, died Monday, Dec. 9, 2019, at Regency Nursing Home in Arlington at the age of 80. Ms. Sydnor was born in Clover on Aug. 19, 1939 to the late Mr. Robert Sydnor and Ms. Mary Collins and was a member of Bethel Grove Baptist Church where she serv…