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Hospital sets construction start Oct. 3

Groundbreaking for 70-bed VCU-CMH
facility slated at 73-acre building site

Clarksville gets more time for Cove Project

Auctioneer recalls tobacco’s heydey

Back when tobacco, the “golden leaf” of Virginia was a celebrated crop, and tobacco auctions were a festive occasion, no one was more celebrated than the market auctioneer.

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Comets win season opener, 38-18

HCHS had success in all three phases of football and repelled a gritty effort by Patrick County Friday night.

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Annie Maria Garrett Jenkins

SoVaNow.com / November 08, 2012
Annie Maria Garrett Jenkins of Charlotte, N.C., formerly of Clover, died Monday, Oct. 5, 2012 at the age of 81. Born on Oct. 12, 1931 to the late Roosevelt Garrett Sr. and Charity Wilborn Garrett, she was a member of Bethel Grove Baptist Church.

Ms. Garrett is survived by two sons, Eddie Jenkins and wife, Kimberly of Harrisburg, N.C., and Alphonso “Al”Garrett and wife Karen of Clover, a sister, Barbara Carter and husband, Charles of Hampton, three brothers, Sandy Garrett and wife, Janie of Richmond, Roosevelt Garrett Jr. and wife, Rethia and Charles Garrett of Clover, five grandchildren, five great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Wilson Wilborn and Ernest Harvey.

A funeral will be held on Saturday, Nov. 10 at 1 p.m. at Bethel Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Whitfield Scott officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family is receiving friends at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Alphonso Garrett, 214 S. Main Street, Clover.

Funeral arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, 2000 N. Main Street, South Boston.

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