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Earl Linwood Moorefield / September 28, 2021

Earl Linwood Moorefield, 79, of Chase City, died Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021. He was born on June 21, 1942.

He was a United States Army Veteran and retired from Fort Pickett. He loved farming, tractors, and telling jokes to everyone he saw.

Mr. Moorefield is survived by one sister, Alice Rothell (Marlen) of Victoria and several nieces and nephews. Also, leaving to cherish his memory are two special nephews, Chris Williamson (Charlene) and their children, Tristian, Tyler and Ann Taylor and Kenneth Williamson (Jennifer) and their children, Joanna and Leeann. In addition, he is survived by a Goddaughter, Jill Walker Seamans (BJ) and their children, Jacob and Jett, of Chase City. He had two special companions that he cared for daily, Buck and Jamie. Earl had many friends whom he dearly loved, including Frances Walker and a special neighbor, Pauline Lenhart, both of Chase City.

He was predeceased by his wife of 57 years, Elizabeth Mullins Moorefield. In addition, he was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Moorefield and Janie Moorefield Harper and step-father, Johnny Harper; two brothers, William Moorefield and Thomas “Sonny” Moorefield; a sister, Ann Williamson, and his best friend, Skinner Walker.

Graveside services were held Friday, Sept. 24 at Bluestone Independent Baptist Church demetery. 

In lieu of flowers, please consider memorial contributions in Earl’s memory to the Mecklenburg County Cancer Association (, P.O. Box 311, Chase City, VA 23924 or the Lake Country SPCA (, 11764 Highway 15, Clarksville, VA 23927.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

Arrangements by Newcomb Allgood Funeral Home.

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