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William Robert ‘Bill’ Carr Jr.

Mr. William Robert ‘Bill’ Carr Jr. of 5020 Clarkton Road, Nathalie died Monday, May 27, 2013, at his home. He was born in Danville on March 11, 1934 and was 79 years old.  He was the son of the late William Robert Carr Sr. and Ruth Esther Owen Carr and was married to Mary Katherine West Carr.  He was a retired farmer, a member of Ellis Creek Baptist Church, a graduate of Virginia Tech, active member of the AARP, the South Boston – Halifax County YMCA, was a US Army veteran, founding member of the Triangle Volunteer Fire Department, a founding member of the Mt. Laurel Pool Association, was a member of the Clarkton Hunt Club and was an avid fisherman.

Jonnice Belinda Elizabeth Hamilton

Jonnice Belinda Elizabeth Hamilton, age 64, died suddenly May 1, 2013 in Wheaton, Md. after a long illness. She was a retired computer specialist at the U.S. Department of Energy. 

Adolphus Napoleon Brown Jr.

Mr. Adolphus Napoleon Brown Jr. of Short Street, Clover died May 25, 2013 at Halifax Regional Hospital at the age of 70.

Elizabeth Wickham Stephens

Ms. Elizabeth Wickham Stephens of Chase City died Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at her home. She was born in Danville on June 26, 1964 and was 48 years of age. She was the daughter of the late John Fletcher ‘Jack’ Stephens and the late Anne Carter Gravely Stephens.

Ms. Stephens was a graduate of Longwood University and was an instructor at Southside Virginia Community College.

James Owen Francis

Mr. of Scottsburg died Thursday, May 23, 2013, at Woodview Nursing Home. He was born July 31, 1927 in Halifax County and was 85 years of age. He was the son of the late John Massey Francis Sr. and the late Minnie Owen Francis and was married to the late Belle Ford Francis.

James Carlton ‘Rounder’ Wade

Mr. James Carlton “Rounder” Wade of Richardson Lane, Alton died Monday, May 20, at Halifax Regional Hospital at the age of 71.

Mary Rachael Canada Coleman

Mrs. Mary Rachael Canada Coleman of South Boston died Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at The Woodview at the age of 78.

Eddie Lawson ‘E.L.’ Turner

Mr. Eddie Lawson “E.L.” Turner of 3135 Cedar Grove Road, Alton died on Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at the age of 85. 

Henry Terrell ‘Terry’ Coghill

Henry Terrell ‘Terry’ Coghill, 62, of Buffalo Junction, passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2013, surrounded by his family.  He was born March 24, 1951 to Bailey Junior “BJ” Coghill, deceased, and Betty Burnett Coghill of Buffalo Junction.  

Linda Leigh Wilkerson Newton

Linda Leigh Wilkerson Newton, 73, of Clarksville, wife of Wilson Dennis Newton, passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at Halifax Regional Hospital.  Linda was born May 15, 1940 to the late James Fonnie Wilkerson and Chlorene Buchanan Wilkerson Tuck in Mecklenburg County.