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Louis Jennings Owen

Mr. Louis Jennings Owen of South Boston died Aug. 9, 2013 at Boston Commons Assisted Living Facility. He was born Dec. 28, 1917 in Halifax County and was 95 years old. He was the son of the late Tom Owen and the late Ella Jennings Owen and was married to the late Lottie Cole Owen.

Claude Wilbur ‘CW’ Trimble Jr.

Mr. Claude Wilbur “CW” Trimble Jr., beloved husband, father and Papa, of 4235 Old Cluster Springs Road, South Boston died Aug. 8, 2013 at his home. He was born in Halifax County on April 21, 1946 and was 67 years old. He was the son of the late Claude Wilbur Trimble Sr. and Hester Taylor Trimble and was married to Frances Marie Conner Trimble. He was a member of Seven Oaks Baptist Church.

Meredith G. Dixon

Meredith G. Dixon, 89, of Danville, died Aug. 11, 2013.  

Graley Hovis Whitlow

Graley Hovis Whitlow, 64, of 630 High View Church Rd., Roxboro, N.C. died Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 at his home.  Born in Person County, Mr. Whitlow was the son of the late Harvey and Victoria Shields Whitlow.  Mr. Whitlow was a concrete worker and a member of Florence Avenue Baptist Church where he served as Sunday school teacher and deacon.  He was a U.S. Army veteran having served in the Vietnam War.  Mr. Whitlow was preceded in death by his son, Darren Whitlow.

Kathryn Crenshaw Satterfield

Mrs. Kathryn Crenshaw Satterfield of 2062 Deer Run Road, Halifax passed away Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 at her home. She was born in Halifax County on June 3, 1916 ad was 97 years old. She was the daughter of the late Major Crenshaw and Ruth Osborne Crenshaw and was married to the late Ernest Earl Satterfield. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Christian Church where she was former deaconess and Sunday school teacher.

Murray Stephen ‘Steve’ Chips Sr.

Mr. Murray Stephen “Steve” Chips Sr., 72, of 1171 Cage Trail, South Boston died Aug. 6, 2013. He was born June 12, 1941 in Clarksburg, W.Va., to the late John Robert Murray Chipps and Leota Hope Kelley Chipps. 

Melvina DeShazo Pointer

Mrs. Melvina DeShazo Pointer of Parkville, Md., formerly of Person County, N.C., died Sunday, August 4, in Baltimore, Md. at the age of 78.

Jerry Lee Hartley

Mr. Jerry Lee Hartley of South Boston died Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, at his home. He was born in Ava, Mo. on March 28, 1948 and was 65 years of age. He was the son of the late Eldon Leon Hartley and the late Verda Florence Burleson Hartley, and is survived by his wife, Linda Louise O’Neal Hartley.

Bettie Lou Mosley Coleman

Mrs. Bettie Lou Mosley Coleman of 4000 Allen’s Mill Road, Scottsburg died Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, at Lynchburg General Hospital age the age of 83.

Roy Swanson Hatcher Jr.

Roy Swanson Hatcher Jr. of Harmony Road, Alton, formerly of Scottsburg, died Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at Halifax Regional Hospital. He was born in Halifax County on May 10, 1938 and was 75 years old. He was the son of the late Roy Swanson Hatcher Sr. and Lorene Powell Hatcher. He was a member of Scottsburg Baptist Church and was a livestock dealer.