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Ada Elizabeth Briggs

Ada Elizabeth Briggs, infant daughter of Brandi Hazelwood and Adolph Briggs Jr. of 2309 Hamilton Blvd., Apt. G, South Boston died Dec. 3, 2012 at Halifax Regional Hospital.

Elizabeth Ann Atkins Collins

Elizabeth Ann Atkins Collins, 62, of Goode, passed away Sunday Dec. 2, 2012, at Virginia Baptist Hospital. Born on Dec. 28, 1949 in Pittsylvania County she was the daughter of the late Andrew J. Atkins and Virginia McDowell Atkins. In addition to her parents Elizabeth was preceded in death by a brother, Andrew ‘Jimmy’ Atkins; son-in-law, Rodney Weeks Sr.; and brother-in-law, Scott B. Ray.

Faye Nichols Long

Faye Nichols Long, 91, of Campobello, S.C., went home on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012. She was the wife of the late Wilbur Wright Long and the daughter of the late Willie Johnson and Rebecca Glidewell Nichols. 

Linda Moorefield Poole

Linda Moorefield Poole, 62, of Juniper Cliff Road, Brookneal passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, at Lynchburg General Hospital.

Melvin Wells Jr.

Mr. Melvin Wells Jr. of Pine Trail, Halifax died Nov. 29, 2012 at the Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson, Md. at the age of 78.

Louise Effie Lavaway

Louise Effie Ferguson Lavaway passed away of natural causes on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Mildred Lavaway and Don Ratcliff, in Vernon Hill.  She was 85 at the time of her death.

James Aster Reagan Sr.

James Aster Reagan Sr. of Alton, died peacefully at home Friday, Nov. 30, 2012 at the age of 71 years old. 

Edwin Augustus ‘Ned’ Stebbins Jr.

Mr. Edwin Augustus “Ned” Stebbins Jr. of 6189 Birch Elmo Road, Elmo died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at his home. He was born in Halifax County on July 25, 1935 and was 77 years old. 

Evelena Edmonds ‘Dee Dee’ Pegram

Mrs. Evelena Edmonds “Dee Dee” Pegram of Bane Street, South Boston, died Nov. 28, 2012 at the University of North Carolina Medical Center in Chapel Hill, N.C., at the age of 62.

Richie Inez Brown Smith 

Mrs.  Richie Inez Brown Smith, age 87 of Nathalie, passed away on Nov.  27, 2012 in South Boston.  She was the daughter of the late Ms. Josephine Brown.