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Julian Randolph Harrison Jr.

Mr. Julian Randolph Harrison Jr. of South Boston died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, at Southside Regional Medical Center in Petersburg. He was born in Suffolk County May 20, 1937 and was 76 years of age. 

Lottie ‘Irene’ Fallen Smith

Lottie “Irene” Fallen Smith of South Boston died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, at The Woodview. She was born in Halifax County on Nov. 11, 1930 and was 82 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Leslie Fallen and Allie Wilkerson Fallen.

Thomas Delano Whitt Sr.

Thomas Delano Whitt Sr. of Sandy Hook died Sept. 29, 2013 at his home. He was born in Halifax County on Dec. 22, 1932 and was 80 years of age. He was the son of the late Gaby Whitt and Elsie Talley Whitt and is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Hughes Whitt.

Theodore Ray Muse

On Sept. 27, 2013, our loved one, Theodore Ray Muse, was called home to be with the Lord.  He was the son of the late Louis and Iretha Muse of Halifax.

Elna Short Burton

Elna Short Burton of Halifax died Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, at her home. She was born in Pittsylvania County on Oct. 28, 1926 and was 86 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Lundy Short and Lena Fuller Short and was also preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Harrell Burton Sr.

James Weldon Solomon 

James “Weldon” Solomon passed away Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, at Virginia Baptist Hospital in Lynchburg.

Robert Irvin Rickman

Robert Irvin Rickman died peacefully Sept. 8, 2013 (his mother’s birthday) in Mechanicsville. He was born in Clover on May 30, 1923 to the late Lottie Lacks Rickman and James Thomas Rickman, and he was also preceded in death by a son, Mickey L. Rickman; sisters Annie Jeffress Rickman and Agnes Dollaye; brothers James Thomas Rickman Jr. and Isaac R. Rickman. 

Harry Lee Carden

Harry Lee Carden, age 87, of 11965 U.S. Hwy. 29, Chatham died Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, at his residence. He was born March 10, 1926 in Halifax County, the son of the late Charlie F. Carden and the late Mamie Nichols Carden.

Bertha Davis Martin

Mrs. Bertha Davis Martin of 1108 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, died on Friday, Sept. 27, at the age of 82. 

Lilly Bishop McDowell

Mrs. Lilly Bishop McDowell of South Boston died Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, in South Boston.  She was born Feb. 17, 1958 in Halifax County.  She was the daughter of the late James Charles Bishop Sr. and Gertrude Poole Bishop and is survived by her husband, Hugh Watson McDowell Jr., and two daughters, Morgan Elizabeth McDowell of South Boston and Courtney Anne McDowell of Newport News.