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Marion Conner Vanselette

Mrs. Marion Conner Vanselette of 1110 Chatham Road, Halifax passed away Friday, June 14, 2013, at her home. 

She was born in Halifax County on June 21, 1935 and was 77 years old. 

She was the daughter of the late James Albert Conner and Janie Elizabeth Russell Conner and was married to the late Edward Roland Vanselette. 

She attended Centerville Baptist Church.

Survivors include one daughter, Elizabeth Gayle Smith, and husband James Ray of Cabot, Ark.; two granddaughters, Melody Lafollett of Beebe, Ark; Elizabeth Free and husband Danny of Ward, Ark.; four great-grandchildren, Hayden Lafollett, Haylee Lafollett, Karson Hughes and Adalyn Hughes; one sister-in-law, Ruth Conner, of Halifax and her beloved dog, “BJ.”

A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church with the Rev. Todd McClure conducting the service. 

A visitation will be held on Tuesday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Powell Funeral Home.

For memorials, consider the Halifax County Humane Society, P.O. Box 969, South Boston, VA 24592.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.