Obituaries

Matthew Turner

May 29, 2020

On May 29, 2020, Matthew Turner departed this life to go to his heavenly home. He was born December 20, 1963 to the late Louise Dashiell and Moses Blanks. Matthew worked for many years in lawn maintenance and as a store attendant. He loved to work

Curley R. Hargrove

May 20, 2020

On Wednesday, May 20, 2020 Curley R. Hargrove transitioned this life to eternal rest.  Mr. Hargrove was born January 11, 1942 to Ida Hargrove Mann and Clifton Hall of Nansemond County Va, (Suffolk Va) Curley Hargrove enjoyed the outdoors. He love

Joseph A. Kirkwood

May 20, 2020

Joseph A. Kirkwood transitioned from this life on Wednesday May 20, 2020 at his residence. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced at a later date. Mr. Kirkwood is in the loving and professional care of Shivers Funeral Chapel. Pleas

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John O. Newby

May 17, 2020

John Oliver Newby was born to the late Rilla and John Henry Williams in Surry County on June 8, 1935 and was the eldest of eleven children. Mr. Newby attended Surry County public schools and earned a GED in the state of Louisiana while serving in

Kenneth L. Hall

May 14, 2020

The end of all things is at hand; therefore be self-controlled and soberminded for the sake of your prayers. 8 Above all, keep loving one another earnestly, since love covers a multitude of sins. 9 Show hospitality to one another without grumbling. 1

Vernyce J. Porter

May 13, 2020

Vernyce J. Porter was born January 4, 1933 to John and Arletha Jefferson of Nansemond County, VA. The Lord called Vernyce home on May 13, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. In 1950 she married Bernard Porter and in 1958 moved to New York where she resided until 2017

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Theodore C. Robinson

May 12, 2020

Theodore Columbus Robinson transitioned from this life on Tuesday May 12, 2020 at his residence.  He was born Feb. 24, 1935 to the late Horace and Edith Robinson.  Theodore was a native of Isle of Wight County. He was preceded in death along with