Robert Hurt Edmondson Jr. of South Boston passed away Monday, June 3, 2019. He was born in Halifax County on Jan. 27, 1949 and was 70 years of age. He was the son of the late Robert Hurt Edmondson Sr. and the late Helen Johnston Edmondson.

He was a member of Main Street United Methodist Church.

Robert Hurt Edmondson Jr. is survived by his cousins, Carey Jones Farr of Atlanta, Georgia, Katheryn Jones Paterson of Houston, Texas, and William Eugene Hall III of Norfolk.

A memorial service was held Thursday, June 6, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Wayne Rickman officiating.

The family received friends Thursday one hour prior to the service at Powell Funeral Home.

For memorials consider Patrick Henry Boys and Girls Plantation.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, South Boston.