April 2014

  1. Obituary-Franklin Felts Grizzard, Jr.

    Franklin Felts Grizzard, Jr., 56, of Emporia, passed away Monday, April 28, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Phyllis C. Grizzard; two daughters, Amy Gordon and husband, Kevin and Brandi Allen; three sons, Jerry W. Allen, Jr. “Bubba,” Gerald Lynch and Dustin Allen; grandchildren, Jody Allen, Chase Rawlings, Lindsey Gordon, Nicholas Gordon, Kennedi Roberts, Dakota Allen, Austin Allen, Regan Allen and Jackson Allen; great-grandson, Aubrey Burke; his mother, Sally S. Grizzard and four brothers, P.Y. Wong, Wayne Wong, Dale Grizzard and Carl Grizzard. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Thursday, May 1at Owen Funeral Home, 303 S. Halifax Rd., Jarratt, Virginia where the funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Friday, May 2. Entombment will follow at Greensville Memorial Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Grace Community Fellowship Church, 8014 Little Lowground Rd, Emporia, Virginia 23847. Online condolences may be made at www.owenfh.com.

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  2. Obituary-Richard Earnest Allen

    Richard Earnest Allen, 83, of Emporia, died Saturday April 19, 2014. He was born to the late Henry and Ima Allen, on February 1, 1931.
    Richard was passionate about gardening and lawn care. He spent most of his time enjoying the outdoors.
    Richard was proceeded in death by his brother, Sidney Allen, his sister, Dorothy Harrell, and nephew Wayne Allen.
    He is survived by his nieces and their families; Sue Allen along with her children; Pam Allen (Keith) and son Josh Powell, Melissa Jones (Paul) and children Summer Jones and Nicholas Wozniak, and Brandon Allen, all of Emporia. Brenda Ransom (Timothy) and her children, Corey Williams (Elani) and son Aedan, and Kenneth Ransom, all of Skippers, Va.
    The family wishes to thank all of those who cared for him during his last few months.

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  3. Obituary-Peggy Bradley Duncan

    Peggy Bradley Duncan, 74, of Richmond, formerly of Emporia, passed away on April 22, 2014.  She is survived by her daughter Angela Wondree and husband Louis of Fredericksburg, VA; brother Edward Bradley of Newport News, VA; and a grandson Jacob Duncan.  A graveside service will be held on Friday, 11am, at Greensville Memorial Cemetery.  Condolences may be sent to www.Echolsfuneralhome.com

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  4. Obituary-Leland E. (Lee) Latham

    Leland E. (Lee) Latham, 63, resident of Emporia, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, April 20, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents Leland and Carolyn (King) Latham of Rhode Island. He is survived by his wife; Leandra Latham, step-son Erik Arminger (Montana); step-daughter Taya Arminger (Oregon); six grandchildren Sunshine Arminger (Oregon), Frederik, Thomas, & Emma Arminger and Liam and Anika Kasik (Florida); three sisters Virginia Goldstein (Virginia), Janet Latham (Massachusetts), and Carol Baker (Georgia) and a number of nieces and nephews.
    A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, April 30 at 7:00pm at The Church of Jesus Chris of Latter Day Saints  14951 Governor Harrison Parkway Highway 58 in Lawrenceville, Virginia. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that any contributions be made to assist with final expenses. Online condolences may be made at www.owenfh.com.

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  5. Obituary-Barbara Jeans Barnes

    Barbara Jeans Barnes, a devoted, loving and caring mother, grandmother and friend passed away peacefully Friday, April 18, 2014.  She was born March 6, 1923 in Franklin County, NC to the late Minnie Bunn Jeans and Nathan Jeans.  She was predeceased by her husband, Furman Kelly Barnes, Sr.; two sons, Rodney Gerald Barnes, Sr. and Furman Kelly Barnes, Jr.
    Left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Janet Barnes Syring and husband Don of Waldorf, Md; Melvin Dudley Barnes and wife, Jane of Courtland, Va; seven grandchildren, five great grandchildren; two daughter in-laws Mary Barnes of Superior, Wis. and Barbara Barnes of Woodbridge, Va.; her sister, Lecie Daves of Mebane, NC and her brother, Stafford Jeans and wife Tatsy of Durham, N. C.
    Visitation will be held at Echols Funeral Home, 806 Brunswick Ave.,, Emporia, Va. on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 11:30 A. M. followed by a graveside service at the Emporia Cemetery at 1:00 P. M..  Donations may be made to the Emporia Rescue Squad.

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  6. Obituary-Sam Patton “Red Rock” Tomlin

    Sam Patton “Red Rock” Tomlin, 66, of Emporia, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Doris C. Tomlin; two daughters, Terry Tomlin-Vaughan and husband, Austin P. Vaughan and Samantha Tomlin and wife, Carla Aphayboun-Tomlin; grandchildren, Korye Aphayboun-Tomlin and Bianca Oliva-Tomlin; a sister, Inez T. Whitby and husband, Richard and two brothers, Temple Tomlin and Willie “Tiny” Tomlin. A memorial service will be held 7 p.m. Monday, April 21 at Owen Funeral Home where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Paralyzed Veterans of America. Online condolences may be made at www.owenfh.com.

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  7. Obituary-Jerry L. Tew

    Jerry L. Tew, 67., of Emporia, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Connie Tew; three sons, Mark, Chad and Ryan Tew; his mother, Ada Mae Tew and a brother, Eddie Tew. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Monday, April 21 at Forest Hill Baptist Church with interment to follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at church one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Forest Hill Baptist Church, 2103 Pine Log Rd, Emporia, Virginia 23847. Online condolences may be made at www.owenfh.com.

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  8. Obituary-Elsie Wrenn Woodruff

    Mrs. Elsie  Wrenn Woodruff, age 94, widow of Eugene S. Woodruff, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014.  She was preceeded in death by sisters; Virginia Blick, Hazel Newsome and Margaret Harris; brothers; Horace Wrenn and William Wrenn; she is survived by Emma Wrenn, Stepmother,son, Steve L. Woodruff; brother James W. Wrenn & wife Ann, all of Emporia, Virginia.  Funeral services will be conducted Friday, April 18 ,2:00 P. M.. at the Echols Funeral Home, 806 Brunswick Ave., Emporia, Va.; where visitation will be held Thursday (tonight) from 7:00 to 8:30 P. M.

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  9. Obituary-Michael Roger Wiles

    Michael Roger Wiles, 54, of Jarratt, passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Karen H. Wiles; sons, Michael Wiles, Jr. and Matthew Wiles; daughter, Michelle Wiles; stepsons, Steven Moss and Michael Moss; grandson, Patrick Wiles; granddaughters, Abigail, Taylor, Haley and Gabrielle Edwards; step grandchildren, Steven Moss, Jr. and Ciera Moss; three sisters, Helen Rideout and husband, David, Matilda Adams and Carol Bowman; brother, Tom Wiles and a number of nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held 7 p.m. Thursday, April 17 at Owen Funeral Home, 303 S. Halifax Rd., Jarratt, Virginia where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to a favorite charity. Online condolences may be made at www.owenfh.com.

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  10. Obituary-William “Billy Ray” Cifers

    William “Billy Ray” Cifers, 41, of Emporia, a former human resources manager at Boarshead Provisions, passed away Sunday, April 6, 2014. He is survived by a brother, Frank Cifers and wife, Michelle; sister, Jennifer Castro; 5 nieces; 5 nephews; 2 step-nieces; a step-nephew; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins and his feline companion, “Fruity B”. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, April 10 at Owen Funeral Home, 303 S. Halifax Rd, Jarratt, Virginia where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Online condolences may be made at www.owenfh.com.

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  11. Obituary-Celia C. Crewe

    Celia C. Crewe, 88, of Omaha, devoted Christian, wife, mother and grandmother died March 21, 2014 surrounded by her sons and devoted neighbor, Sandra Aldy. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 60 years, T. Guy Crewe, and is survived by sons, Trent (wife, Maetta) of Wytheville, VA and Ron of New York, NY; grandsons, Chris Newman and Tyler Crewe, both of Wytheville, VA; brother-in-law, Tommy Crewe (wife, Ann) of Emporia; sister-in-law, Mary Rose Trippe of Birmingham, AL; many nieces and nephews; and special neighbors, L.M. and Sandra Aldy, all of whom she loved very much. A graveside interment service will held 11 a.m. Friday, April 11, 2014 at Greensville Memorial Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Living Faith United Methodist Church, Omaha, Nebraska or the American Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be made atwww.owenfh.com.

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  12. Obituary-Howard Dennis Harrell

    Howard Dennis Harrell, 48, of Sevierville,Tn, formerly of Jarratt,Va, passed away Friday, March 28, 2014. He was the son of the late Norman S. and Margaret B. Harrell and was also preceded in death by a daughter, Hillary N. Harrell. Survivors include his special friend Robin Shepard; two sons, Jonathan F. Harrell and Justin S. Harrell; grandson Jaiden Harrell; four sisters, Norma Jean Epps(Donald), Brenda H. Lotts(J.D.), Margaret H. Robinson (Mike) and Loretta Rezk (Habeshy); four nephews, four nieces; one great-niece and his former wife Suzanne Black Harrell. A memorial service will be held 3pm Saturday, April 5 at Owen Funeral Home, 303 S.Halifax Rd, Jarratt, Virginia where the family will receive friends one hour prior to service. Online condolences may be made at www.owenfh.com

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  13. Memorial Service for James “Jimmy” Millard Jones, Jr.

    A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, April 5, 2014 in Purdy, Va. for James “Jimmy” Jones, Jr. The service will be held at 1:00 p.m. in Church of the Resurrection (formally Grace Church) 9986 Purdy Road, Jarratt.  The Reverend Colin Cooper will officiate.    Jimmy Jr., age 43, passed away February 9, 2014 at his home in Cottondale, Florida. He was born on September 25, 1970 in Richmond, Va. but spent much of his life in Greensville County. Jimmy is survived by his mother Burnette Banks, his father James M. Jones, Sr. (Lisa), his loving wife April Jones; daughters, Brittany Jones, Abbey Jones, and stepdaughters ,Chelsea and Cheyenne Corbin, his brother Tommy Jones (Jennifer), sisters Michelle Jones Powell (Will), and Brynn Jones. Jimmy is the Grandson of the late Tom and Jeanette Jones of Purdy, Va. There will be a visitation and reception immediately following the service for the family to receive and visit with friends.  

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