Obituaries

Allen, Jessie W.

Jessie W. Allen, age 94, of Farmville died March 20th. She is survived by her husband, Hugh Allen, 4 sons; Robert, Doug, Steven, and Greg: 2 daughters; Judy and Ellen. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, March 23rd, at 2 p.m. in the Farmville Church of Christ. Memorial contributions may be made to FACES or the Free Clinic. Shorter Funeral Home is serving the Allen family.

Branch, Francine Marie

Miss Francine Marie Branch, age 51, of Dillwyn died at her residence on Sunday, March 19th A funeral service will be held Thursday, March 23rd, at 12 noon from First Liberty Baptist Church. Interment will be in the church cemetery. V. Y. Scott Funeral Home of Amelia is in charge of arrangements.

Brown, Florence

Ms. Florence Brown, age 63, of Farmville died Monday in Richmond. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Bland-Reid Funeral Home of Farmville.

Dandridge, Lance Earl

Lance Earl Dandridge, age 27, of Arvonia, died March 17th. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 25th, at 11 a.m., at the Dunkum Funeral Home, Dillwyn. Memorial contributions may be made to the Buckingham Volunteer Fire Department.

Evans, Toney Ellis

A memorial service for Mr. Toney Ellis Evans, age 62, of Farmville will be held on Thursday, March 23rd, at 12 noon from the Minor B. Eggleston Chapel on South Main Street in Farmville. Carl U. Eggleston Funeral Establishment is serving the family.

Hix, Glenna Mae Oliver

Glenna Mae Oliver Hix, 83, Hixburg, Pamplin, died Monday, March 20th. She was the wife of William Daniel Hix for 63 years. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, March 23rd, in Elon Baptist Church, with burial to follow in Walker’s Presbyterian Church cemetery, Hixburg. The family will receive friends from 7 – 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday at Robinson Funeral Home and other times at the residence. Robinson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.

Huskey, Rita Jamerson

Rita Jamerson Huskey, age 57, of Buckingham died on March 19th. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, March 23rd, at the Dunkum Funeral Home in Dillwyn with interment in the Huskey Family cemetery, 1170 Troublesome Creek Road, Buckingham. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 1 – 9 p.m. at the funeral home. As a memorial, the family asks you to please do an unexpected and unsolicited act of kindness in Rita’s memory.

Johnson, Annie Mae

Mrs. Annie Mae Johnson, age 81, of Cartersville, died on Monday, March 20th, in Cartersville. A funeral service will be held Saturday, March 25th, at 1 p.m., at New Hope Baptist Church, Cartersville with interment in the church cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Marian Gray Thomas Funeral Home of Cumberland is in charge of arrangements.

Lee, Vivian Harris

Mrs. Vivian Harris Lee, age 82 of Burkeville, died Sunday, March 19th, in Farmville. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 25th, at 2 p.m., at Macedonia Baptist Church, Rice, with interment in the church cemetery. Viewing Friday, March 24th from 11 a.m – 7 p.m. from V. Y. Scott Memorial Chapel, located at 14001 Patrick Henry Highway, Amelia.

Panzino, Barbara Ann

Barbara Ann Panzino, age 65, of Drakes Branch, died Monday, March 20th, at her residence. A graveside funeral service will be held at 11 a.m.,Thursday, March 23rd, in Trinity Gospel Church cemetery, Drakes Branch. The family will receive friends at the Browning-Duffer Funeral Home in Keysville on Wednesday, March 22nd, from 6 – 8 p.m.

Royster, Tawanda O. Logan

Ms. Tawanda O. Logan Royster, daughter of Evangelical Grace Logan, died Monday, March 20th, in Richmond. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be made later by the Carl U. Eggleston Funeral Establishment.

Tucker, Marvin

Mr. Marvin Tucker, age 50, of Crewe, died on Tuesday, March 21st, in Richmond. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Carl U. Eggleston Funeral Establishment in Farmville.

Walker, Rufus 

Mr. Rufus Walker of Prospect died Tuesday, March 21st, in Farmville. He was the husband of Mrs. Barbara Beasley-Walker. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Bland-Reid Funeral Home of Farmville.

White, James Richard

Mr. James Richard White “Mr. New York,” husband of Catherine White, died Wednesday, March 23rd, at his residence in Farmville. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Carl U. Eggleston Funeral Establishment of Farmville.

 

Yarosh, Michael Charles

Michael Charles Yarosh, age 38, died on March 18th in South Boston. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, March 25th, at the Browning-Duffer Funeral Home in Keysville. A celebration of his life will be held at Sheldon’s Restaurant immediately following the service.

Ziegler, Marvin

Mr. Marvin Ziegler of Buckingham County died Monday, March 20th, in Charlottesville. He was the husband of Mrs. Rose Marie Ziegler. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Reid’s Funeral Home of Dillwyn.