- Last Updated on 07:42 AM 05/13/13
Mrs. Sarah Thompson Pointer of South Boston died Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at Heritage Hall in Brookneal at the age of 95.
Mrs. Pointer was born in Halifax County on Oct. 30, 1917 and was the daughter of the late Mr. Elmer Traynham and Ms. Minnie Thompson. She was married to the late Mr. Winston Pointer.
She is survived by three devoted friends, Mrs. Marilyn Lewis of Nathalie, who was her caregiver, Mrs. Carolyn Penick of South Boston and Mrs. Ione Stovall of Maryland; and a host of other cousins and friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Sarah Thompson Pointer will be Monday, May 13, at noon at the chapel of Jeffress Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Rose Garden Cemetery.
Public viewing for family and friends was held Sunday from noon to 6 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home.
Funeral services are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.