Donald Reedy Richardson, 77, of Galax passed away Friday, December 26, 2014 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. He was born December 31, 1936 to the Late Clarence Mae Richardson and Gladys Reedy Richardson in Street, MD.
Mrs. Lummie Ila Haynes McMillian, 75, widow of Dudley McMillian, passed away Friday, December 26, 2014 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. She was born in Carroll County, VA on March 14, 1939 to the late James Garfield and Hester May Hiatt Haynes.
Reba Sue Evans, age 74, of Galax, Virginia passed away Wednesday, December 24, 2014 in the Twin County Regional Hospital. Miss Evans was born on July 14, 1940 in Alleghany County, North Carolina to John Paul and Gladys Mae Pruitt Evans. She is survived by her sisters Margaret Evans Pruitt and Jirleen Evans both of […]
Mrs. Joy Mae York Jones, age 74, of Blue Ridge Nursing Center, Stuart, VA, widow of Mr. William Jones, passed away Thursday, December 25, 2014, at the Blue Ridge Nursing Center in Stuart, VA. She was born February 12, 1940, in Carroll County, VA, to the late Charlie and Mazie Surratt York.
Heath Worth Higgins, age 94, of Galax, Virginia passed away Friday, December 26, 2014 in the Waddell Nursing Home. Mr. Higgins was born on October 8, 1920 in Grayson County, Virginia to Dean G. and Mattie Lou Liddle Higgins. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters Iris Higgins Cole […]
Daniel G. Dixon, Jr. age 59 of Fries, Virginia went home to be with the Lord on Christmas Day, Thursday, December 25, 2014 at his home. Danny was born on April 30, 1955 in Galax, Virginia to Daniel G. and Hazel Haga Dixon.
Janette A. Shockley, 88, of Hillsville, passed away on Thursday, December 25, 2014 at the Waddell Nursing and Rehab in Galax. Mrs. Shockley was preceded in death by her parents, Kemper and Ruth Rector Andrews, her husband, Carl Jackson Shockley, and a beloved daughter-in-law, Kathy Shockley
Everybody seems to be hacking, coughing, and otherwise miserable with bronchitis irritation. The pharmacy’s shelves are loaded with nostrums, remedies, and snake oil cure-alls. Nothing works. You cannot sleep and there is no kissing among loved ones fearing a big spasm coming up from the chest. It is plain misery. Is this a foreign-borne illness? […]
The Floyd Press is giving away two sets of VIP tickets to the Chance Harman Classic, set for January 2-3 at Floyd County High School. Each set of (2) VIP tickets is valued at $150 and includes: the on From:: SWVAToday
In a brief meeting Thursday night, Town Council and Lance Terpenny, outgoing Town Manager, exchanged compliments. Terpenny announced his retirement last month and was attending his final Council meeti From:: SWVAToday