Obituaries

Eanes, Josephine S.

A funeral service for Evangelist Josephine S. Eanes, age 89, of Green Bay, will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. from Mount Zion Second Baptist Church of Green Bay with interment in the church cemetery. Public viewing will be held on Friday from 2 – 7 p.m. at the Carl U. Eggelston Funeral Establishment in Farmville.

Evans, Daniel 

Mr. Daniel Evans, age 38, of Drakes Branch, husband of Mrs. Jennifer Ann Cheatham Evans, died Sunday, October 8th. A funeral announcement will be given later by Jeffress Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Brookneal.

Harper, Ida Virginia

Mrs. Ida Virginia Harper, age 93, of Farmville, died on October 18th. She is survived by her children; Wayne Harper of Amelia, Rosemary Kirkland of Knoxville, TN, William “Billy” Harper of Amelia, Rebecca Koebel of Farmville and Christopher Harper of Chesterfield; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. she was a US Army Veteran of WWII. The family will receive friends on Thursday, October 19th, from 6 – 8 p.m. at Hillsman-Hix Funeral Home Court Street, Amelia. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 20th, at the Virginia Veteran’s Cemetery in Amelia with military honors.

Jeffress, Ernestine

Mrs. Ernestine Jeffress, age 83, of Cumberland County, died Tuesday in Richmond. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Bland-Reid Funeral Home of Farmville.

 

Lipscomb, Wayne Leon

Mr. Wayne Leon Lipscomb, age 51, of Crewe died on Wednesday in Farmville. A funeral service will be held Friday at 1:30 p.m. from the Union Baptist Church of Crewe with interment in the Oliver Family Cemetery of Crewe. Carl U. Eggleston of the Oliver & Eggleston Funeral Establishment is serving the family.

O’Brien, Robert Lee, Jr.

Robert Lee O’Brien, Jr., age 73 of Richmond died Tuesday, October 17th. A graveside service will be held on Friday, October 20th, at 2:30 p.m., at Prospect Community Cemetery. Family will receive friends on Friday from 1 – 2 p.m., at the Puckett Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Prospect Community Cemetery. Puckett Funeral Home of Farmville is serving the family.

Oliver, Wesley, Sr.

A funeral service for Mr. Wesley Oliver, Sr., of Crewe will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. from New Bethel Baptist Church, Crewe. Interment in Crewe Cemetery. W. E. Hawkes & Son Funeral Home, Blackstone is serving the family.

Patterson, Ms. Rosaline Teressa

A funeral service for Ms. Rosaline Teressa Patterson will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Peaks Baptist Church. The remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to the service. Public viewing at the funeral home will be Friday from 2 – 6 p.m. Bland-Reid Funeral Home of Farmville is serving the family.

 

Vanison, Lee O’Shell Poindexter

Mrs. Lee O’Shell Poindexter Vanison, age 104, of Nathalie, died October 4th, in New York City. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, October 21st, at Sunflower Baptist Church in Nathalie, with interment in Forest Hill Cemetery in Lynchburg. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Jeffress Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Brookneal is in charge of arrangements.

Van Ness, Rebecca W.

A funeral service for Mrs. Rebecca W. Van Ness, age 97, of Richmond, formerly of Farmville, will be held on Saturday, October 21st, at 11 a.m., from the Sharon Baptist Church in Cumberland, with interment in the church cemetery. Public viewing will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. until the hour of service. The Carl U. Eggleston Funeral Establishment is serving the family,

Wallace, Willie Anderson

Willie Anderson Wallace died on October 19th. A funeral service will be held October 21st, at 11 a.m., at the Browning-Duffer Funeral Home in Keysville, with interment to follow at Plantersville Church in Fort Mitchell. The family will receive friends at Browning-Duffer Funeral Home on Friday, October 20th, from 7 – 8:30 p.m.