Obituaries

Olivia White Batten

January 3, 2018

“I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith”. Olivia Batten was born December 2, 1931 to the late Richard White Sr. and the late Laura White of Smithfield, Va.  She received her education at Isle of Wight Cou

Henry Burroughs II

January 2, 2018

Henry "Monk" Burroughs II, son of Emma McCray & Henry Burroughs of South Carolina was born on January 24, 1953 in Plainfield NJ. He was educated in various fields in the Essex/Union County schools in New Jersey and also attended Lincoln Tech. Sc

Blanche Cornick Seaborne

January 2, 2018

Remembering Our Mother After eighty (80) years on this earth, Mom entered into eternal rest on Tuesday morning, January 2. 2018.  She leaves a legacy of love that will last through her children:  Deborah Allen, Veronica Simms (E. Ricardo), Hor

Jhyale Micah Johnson

December 29, 2017

Infant Jhyale Micah Johnson entered into his eternal rest on Friday, December 29, 2017 at Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters in Norfolk, Va. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2018 in the Baptist Memorial Cemetery

Edna Ford Powell

December 27, 2017

Edna F. Powell succumbed to earthly life as we know it December 27, 2017 at Riverside Hospital  Newport News, VA. She retired from Surry High School after more than 40 years of uncompromising resolute service. She was a member of Main Street Baptist

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King S. Allmond

December 26, 2017

King Solomon  Allmond entered into his eternal rest on Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at Sentara Obici Hospital in Suffolk, Va. All Services are private. Professional services are entrusted to Shivers Funeral Chapel.

Valerie V. Joyner

December 21, 2017

Our loving mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, and aunt, Valerie Virginia Robertson Joyner transitioned to be with Christ on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at her residence in Surry, Virginia with family members at her bedside. Val as she was affe