Deacon Peter Eugene Fallen Jr. of South Boston died Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, at the age of 73.

Deacon Fallen was born in Halifax County on June 25, 1949, to the late Peter Fallen Sr. and Myrtle Ferrell Fallen and was married to the late Denise Hill Fallen. He was a member of New Arbor Baptist Church.

Deacon Fallen is survived by one son, Thomas Fallen of Hurbert, North Carolina; two daughters, Stephanie Fallen of South Boston and Wendy Fallen of Durham, North Carolina; seven grandchildren; two extended daughters, Tamika Fallen and Kara Moorefield; four sisters, Mary White of Halifax, Virginia Fallen and Queen Fallen, both of South Boston and Linda Adams (Albert) of Washington, D.C.; three brothers, Arthur Lee Fallen (Freddie) and Jessie Fallen (Diane), all of South Boston, and Marvin Fallen (Annette) of Richmond; one aunt, Bessie Edmonds; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services for Deacon Peter Eugene Fallen Jr. will be Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, at 2:30 p.m. at New Arbor Baptist Church with the Rev. Nelson Stamps, eulogist.

Burial will follow in the church cemetery. 

Public viewing for family and friends will be on Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, from noon until 6 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.

Funeral services are provided by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.