Obituaries

Dotson, Jr. James Thomas

Dotson, Jr. James Thomas

James Thomas Dotson, Jr. age 81 of Randleman, North Carolina passed away Monday, September 8, 2014 in the Grey Briar Nursing Home in Trinity, North Carolina. Mr. Dotson was born on February 18, 1933 in Galax, Virginia to James T. and Donna Bullins Dotson.

Nelson, Charlotte Turner

Nelson, Charlotte Turner

Mrs. Charlotte Turner Nelson, age 79, of Elkin, NC, formerly of Spencer, Virginia, the wife of Billy Jefferson Nelson Sr., passed away on Friday morning September 5, 2014 at the Joan & Howard Woltz Hospice Home in Dobson, NC. She was born in Henry Co. VA on April 29, 1935 to the late R. Ernest(…)

Shough, Charlie Lee “Cotton”

Shough, Charlie Lee “Cotton”

Mr. Charlie Lee “Cotton” Shough, age 71 of Patrick Springs passed away Sunday morning, September 7, 2014, at the Blue Ridge Nursing Center in Stuart. He was born in Patrick County on Jan. 11, 1943 to the late Edwin H. Shough and Mildred Sands Shough.

Galyean, James Roger

Galyean, James Roger

Mr. James Roger Galyean, 77, of Lowgap, NC husband of Mrs. Hattie Edwards Galyean passed away Monday, September 8, 2014 at his home. He was born January 18, 1937 in Carroll County, VA to the late John Sherman and Martha Craddock Galyean. Mr. Galyean was retired from the Woodruff Evergreen Company and was of the(…)

Snow, Andy Gay

Snow, Andy Gay

Mr. Andy Gay Snow, age 68, of 55 Maroy Trail, Lambsburg, VA husband of Mrs. Kathy Blackburn Snow passed away Monday, September 8, 2014 at the Joan and Howard Woltz Hospice Home. He was born July 17, 1946 in Surry County to the late Harley and Alice Golding Snow, He was route salesman for Interstate(…)

Niten, Sr., James Lester

Niten, Sr., James Lester

Mr. James Lester Niten, Sr., age 90, of Romney, WV passed away Tuesday, September 9, 2014 in Romney. Mr. Niten was born in Patrick County on October 28, 1923 to John Aaron and Elitha Barnard Niten. He proudly served our county in the United States Army during WWII and was a well-known sales representative.

Heath, Hava Iris Stanley

Heath, Hava Iris Stanley

Mrs. Hava Iris Stanley Heath, age 95 of Claudville, passed away Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at her home. She was born in Patrick County on June 29, 1919 to the late Ernest Allen Stanley and Lucy Alma Stanley.

Bell, John B.

Bell, John B.

Mr. John B. Bell, age 79 of Stuart, Virginia, left his earthly home and went to his heavenly home to be with the Lord on Sunday, September 7, 2014. John was preceded in death by his parents, Clerk Bell and Georgia Arnett Bell.

Reece, Sheila Ann Nunn

Reece, Sheila Ann Nunn

Sheila Ann Nunn Reece, 55, of 285 Kibler Valley Road, Ararat, VA, passed away Sunday afternoon, September 7, 2014, at her home. Ms. Reece was born January 31, 1959, in Surry County, to Elizabeth Jacqueline Sleight Nunn and the late Kermit Odell Nunn.

Bond, Josie Ruth

Bond, Josie Ruth

Ms. Josie Ruth Bond, 95, a resident of the Norfolk VA/Tidewater area for 75 years, passed away September 7, 2014. Josie was born in Fancy Gap, VA. February 23, 1919 the youngest of thirteen children of the late Garland & Ruth Vass Bond.

Goodson, Charles Wayne

Goodson, Charles Wayne

Charles Wayne Goodson, age 41, of Galax, VA died Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. Mr. Goodson was born Jan. 11, 1973 in Carroll County, VA to Willard and Madeline Goodson.

Cochran, Charlie Sherman

Cochran, Charlie Sherman

Charlie Sherman “Chuck” Cochran, age 79, of Meadows of Dan, died Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston Salem, North Carolina.

Belcher, William Franklin

Belcher, William Franklin

Mr. William Franklin “Willie” Belcher, age 83 of Woolwine, passed away Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at Oak Haven Assisted Living in Floyd. He was born in Patrick County on June 13, 1931 to the late Joe Ed Belcher and Vera DeHart Belcher.

Banks, Helen Jean Harryman

Banks, Helen Jean Harryman

Helen Jean (Harryman) Banks, 82, of Low Gap, left to be with her Lord on Monday, September 1, 2014 at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital in Elkin, NC. Jean was born on September 27, 1931, to the late Mazie Morris Thacker and Edgar Harryman. She attended and graduated from Hillsville High School and worked and lived(…)