- Last Updated on 04:02 PM 11/27/13
Mr. Lois Marshall Lassiter of Virgilina died on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at his residence at the age of 75.
Mr. Lassiter was born in Halifax County on Feb. 23, 1938 to the late Mr. Jarrious Lassiter Sr. and Mrs. Ida Della Brooks Lassiter. He was married to Mrs. Priscilla Mitchell Lassiter and was a member of First Baptist Church of Virgilina.
Mr. Lois Marshall Lassiter is survived by his wife, Mrs. Priscilla Mitchell Lassiter, of the home; one daughter, Mrs. Kathryn L. Brooks, and husband Nathan of Cluster Springs; four sons, Mr. Louis Lassiter of Clinton, Md., Mr. Michael Lassiter and wife Arron of Cluster Springs, Mr. Cornelius Lassiter and wife Lisa of Yanceyville, N.C. and Bishop Nathaniel Lassiter and wife Zerlene of Statesville, N.C.; two step-sons, Mr. Cleotis Lawson III and wife Theresa of Roxboro, N.C. and Mr. Stephen J. Lawson and wife Florence of Bowie, Md.; 14 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one brother, Mr. Jarrious C. Lassiter, and wife Sarah of South Hill; two nieces; one nephew; and a host of cousins, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Lois Marshall Lassiter will be Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Virgilina, with the Rev. Lorenzo Love officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family is receiving friends at the residence, 1061 Gills Mountain Road, Virgilina. Public viewing for family and friends will be Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home.
Funeral services are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.