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Frances Moorefield Fulp

Mrs. Frances Moorefield Fulp of South Boston passed away on Monday, June 16, 2014, at her home surrounded by her family. 

She was born in Clover on June 6, 1933. She was the daughter of the late James H. and Lester G. Moorefield. She was the devoted wife of the late Watkins Fulp for 58 years.

She was a member of First Baptist Church and served as a Sunday school teacher for many years. She was a former member of the Young Homemakers Club and enjoyed farming and selling produce at the farmers market in South Boston. She was a loving mother and was greatly loved by all who knew her.

Mrs. Fulp is survived by two sons, Joel W. Fulp of South Boston and Charles T. Fulp of Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina; one daughter, Susan F. Belcher, of Danville; three grandchildren, Leah K. Belcher of Charlottesville, and Joel Watkins Fulp II and Katherine Fulp, both  of Chase City; two sisters, Patsy M. Fitz of Red Oak and Joyce M. Allred of Nathalie; one brother, James H. Moorefield Jr., of Nathalie; and many special nieces and nephews.

She is predeceased by three sisters, Genell M. Shotwell, Margaret M. Fallen and Sylvia Gray Moorefield. 

The family would like to express its appreciation to the Halifax Regional Hospice staff.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at 2 p.m. graveside at Oak Ridge Cemetery in South Boston with the Rev. Dave Anderson officiating. The family received friends Tuesday, June 17, 2014, at Powell Funeral Home from 7 to 8:30 p.m. and at other times at her home.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home.