Ruby Gay Roberson Slaughter, 92, entered into eternal peace to join her dear husband, on September 30, 2015, at Roanoke Memorial Hospital, with her loving daughter, her best friend at her bedside.
Please note: we are now posting archived obituaries to our sister site, SWVARoots.com for those interested in genealogy research. The database here was getting full after several years, so we moved obituaries from past years there. At the end of each month we will be moving obituaries to SWVARoots.com
Mrs. Margaret Via Vipperman, age 85, of Claudville, Virginia passed away on Wednesday afternoon September 30, 2015 at the Heritage Hall – Laurel Meadows Rehabilitation Center in Laurel Fork, VA. She was born in Critz, Virginia on January 29, 1930 to the late George Fleming Via and to the late Kathleen Dalton Via.
Mr. Wade Leon Edwards age 63 of Cana, VA, went to be with his heavenly father on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at Forsyth Medical Center surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Edwards was born on March 29, 1952 in Carroll County to Jim and Maxine Edwards.
Mrs. Brooxie Bowman Ingle, age 90 of Stuart, passed away Thursday, October 1, 2015 at her home. She was born in Patrick County on April 6, 1925 to the late W. D. and Susie Coleman Bowman.
Virginia Lee White Blankenship, 76, of Sparta, passed away Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at Grayson Nursing and Rehab. She was born September 12, 1939 to the late Melvin and Ida White in Galax.
Billy James Aldred born in Galax, Virginia in 1935, died September 30, 2015 in Chester, Virginia, after a short intense battle of a recurrence of cancer.
Ella Mae Davis age 84 of Galax, Virginia passed away Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at her home. Mrs. Davis was born in Grayson County, Virginia on November 14, 1930 to Conley and Daisy Kyle Maxwell.
Joan Marie McMillan, 79, of Fancy Gap, passed away on Monday, September 28, 2015 at Forsyth Medical Center. Mrs. McMillan was born in New York to the late Paul and Sylvia Leibowitz Galea.
William Franklin Sink, Jr., 76 of Fancy Gap, passed away on Friday, October 2, 2015 at his home. Mr. Sink was born in Davidson County, NC to the late William Franklin Sink, Sr. and Frances Mae Taylor Sink.
Mr. George Ervin Boyd, age 85 of Mt. Airy, passed away Monday, September 28, 2015 at Central Continuing Care. Mr. Boyd was born in Carroll County on May 1, 1930, the last living child of George Martin and Electra McMillian Boyd.
Nick Charles Wagg, 61, of Independence passed away Sunday, September 27, 2015 at his home. He was born January 25, 1954 in Grassy Creek, NC. He is preceded in death by his father, Charlie Wagg and life companion, Linda Pollard.
Frankie Lane Simons, 54, of Glade Valley, NC passed away Monday, September 28, 2015 at his home. He was born November 7, 1960 to the late James and Catherine Simons in Maryland.