Lynda Elizabeth Wiley Owens, 70, of Hot Springs, Virginia passed away Friday, May 18, 2018 at Lewis-Gale Medical Center in Salem, Virginia.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 26, 2018 at McLaughlin & Young Funeral Home in Hot Springs with Reverend W. Ed Mansfield officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Alzheimer’s Association, Central & Western Virginia Chapter, 2040 Deyerle Ave. Suite 102, Harrisonburg, VA 22801 or The American Diabetes Association, Suite 200, 530 East Main Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219.
Arrangements are being handled by McLaughlin & Young Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.mclaughlinandyoung.com.
Susan Marie Moore Baird, 66, of 131 Clark Lane, Clifton Forge, Virginia died Friday, May 18, 2018 at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina.
In keeping with her wishes, her body has been cremated and a memorial service has been scheduled for Friday, May 25, 2018 at 6:00 PM in the chapel of Nicely Funeral Home, in Clifton Forge with the Reverend Grover Nicely and Mr. Chris Fisher officiating.
The family suggests that memorial tributes take the form of contribution in her memory to the American Red Cross.
To send a condolence to the family online please visit www.nicelyfuneralhome.com.
Carl Hezekiah Mack, age 72, of 593 Verge Street, Clifton Forge, Virginia died Thursday, February 08, 2018.
In keeping with his wishes his body was cremated and a graveside memorial service is scheduled for Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 2:00PM at Red Hill Cemetery, Clifton Forge, with the Rev. Roslyn Thomas officiating.
Interment will follow. Nicely Funeral Home in Clifton Forge is handling the arrangements.
Lillie Lowman Shires, age 96, of 405 Commerce Avenue, Iron Gate, Virginia died Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at her residence.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, May 18, 2018 at 2:00 PM in Iron Gate United Methodist Church in Iron Gate with Reverend Bill Bearden and Reverend Lester Kennedy officiating.
Nicely Funeral Home, Clifton Forge is handling arrangements.
The family suggests memorial tributes take the form of contributions to Iron Gate United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 190, Iron Gate, VA 24448, or the Mountain Regional Hospice Volunteers, P.O. Box 637, Clifton Forge, VA 24422.
To send condolences to the family online, please visit www.nicelyfuneralhome.com.
Cynthia “Cindy” Ann Terry, 61, of Covington, and formerly of Virginia Beach, passed away Tuesday, May 15, 2018.
A funeral service will be conducted Friday, May 18, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Emmanuel Episcopal Church with Father LeBaron Taylor officiating.
The family suggests that memorial tributes take the form of contributions to Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 138 N. Maple Ave., Covington, VA 24426 or to the Alleghany Humane Society, P.O. Box 60, Low Moor, and VA 24457.
Arrangements are being handled by Loving Funeral Home; www.lovingfuneralhome1913.com.
Boys Home of Virginia has hired Colleen Urffer in its Development Office. Colleen grew up in Massachusetts, but spent several years working as a seasonal wildland firefighter in various parts of the country.
RICHMOND — Hurricanes dominate headlines more often during the summer and fall than thunderstorms and lightning, but the South Carolina-based Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety Research Center cautions homeowners not to underestimate the destructive and deadly force of summer storms.
A three-generation family living in a two-bedroom home with no bathroom. A husband and his wheelchair-bound wife forced to use an outhouse. An elderly man living in a home with no water or electricity.
These are all people who were recently helped by Total Action for Progress’ (TAP) Indoor Plumbing Rehabilitation (IPR) program.
RICHMOND — Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria in 2017 were stark reminders of the need for preventive action before a storm.
“Now is the time to start making sure your home or business is hurricane-ready,” said Sam Rooks, Virginia Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Co. vice president of underwriting and policy services. “Preparing now can hopefully help you reduce property damage.”
The Alleghany Highlands Regional Library is currently featuring photographs of the floral designs of the late Mrs. Robert (Arleigh) St.Clair’s winning entries in the National Council of Garden Club’s “Vision of Beauty” calendar competition.