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Bobby Lynn Whitlow

Mr. Bobby Lynn Whitlow of South Boston died Friday, Aug. 23, 2013 at Halifax Regional Hospital. 

He was born in Halifax County on July 28, 1944 and was 69 years of age. He was the son of the late Maynard Whitlow and is survived by his mother, Louise Hazelwood Whitlow, and is also survived by his wife, Karen Foster Whitlow.

He was an employee of the Merita Bread Company for 29 years and retired from the Halifax County Service Authority. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

Mr. Bobby Lynn Whitlow is survived by his wife, Karen F. Whitlow, of South Boston; his mother, Louise H. Whitlow, of South Boston; one brother, J.C. (Carroll) Whitlow, and wife Connie of Danville; one niece, Tracey Lewis, and husband Garland of Danville; one great-niece, Alexandra Lewis, of Danville; one great-nephew, Jared Lewis, of Danville. He is also survived by several cousins, aunts and friends and a long-time friend, Ray Rutherford, of South Boston.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Those wishing to give memorials are asked to consider the Halifax County Humane Society, P.O. Box 969, South Boston, VA 24592 or the Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.

Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfunerals.com. 

Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.