Obituaries

Geraldine Butler Johnson

January 25, 2018

Mrs. Geraldine Butler Johnson departed this life to claim her eternal rest on January 25, 2018 at Sentara Obici Hospital. She was born February 25, 1952 to Joe Alfred and Dorothy G. Butler in Isle of Wight County, Virginia. Geraldine, affectionall

Rosa Ellis Moton

January 20, 2018

Rosa Ellis Moton Mrs. Rosa Ellis Moton was born on October 22, 1922 of the late Charlie and Gracie Ellis in Surry County, Virginia.  At an early age, she was baptized and joined Cypress Baptist Church.  Throughout her life, she was a devout Christ

Andrew S. Williams

January 17, 2018

Andrew S. Williams entered into his eternal rest on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, Norfolk, Va. A Celebration Of Life Service will be held 12pm Thursday, January 25, 2018 at Shivers Funeral Chapel, Smithfield, Va.

Gladys Eley Joyner

January 16, 2018

Gladys Eley Joyner, affectionately called Bunnie entered eternal rest on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Sentara Obici Hospital Suffolk, VA.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Herman and Hattie Tyler Eley and sister, Berdie Crawley. She w

Helen Pruden Holloman

January 13, 2018

The Life of Helen P Holloman Helen P. Holloman transitioned peacefully into eternal rest on January 13, 2018, at Autumn Care of Suffolk, Suffolk, VA. She was born February 24, 1928, and was parented by the late Elaine Allen of Suffolk, VA., and was

Wesley Lee Pierce

January 12, 2018

Wesley “Smoke” Lee Pierce, 82, went on to be with the Lord at home Friday, January 12, 2018 in Smithfield, Virginia.  He was born March 29, 1935 to Pearl Pierce in Surry, Virginia.  Wesley married Shirley Clarke on August 20, 1954.  They were

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