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Miss Virginia shines at Miss America Pageant

Courtney Garrett, whose grandfather lives in Halifax County, is first runner-up

Spirits of the past

In the 1920s and 1930s, if you lived in Franklin County, most likely you were in involved in the county’s biggest industry — making illegal whiskey or moonshine.

Mecklenburg County, Boydton looking for funds to upgrade plant

Help sought with $4 million cost

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12 runners, 208 miles, 36 hours, no sleep

Recently, a group of twelve local runners took on the challenge of participating in the Blue Ridge Relay. A grueling, two hundred plus mile relay spanning two days, mountainous terrain,…

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Jerry Lewis Stumps

SoVaNow.com / March 25, 2014


Jerry Lewis Stumps, 43, of Chase City, Virginia passed away on March 19, 2014.

He was born on Sept. 28, 1970 in South Hill.

Jerry was a former employee of Butler Lumber Company and he enjoyed working on muscle cars and building furniture.

He is survived by his children, Heather Nicole Stumps of Kenbridge, William Morgan Stumps of Fort Hood, Texas, and Matthew Brian Clough of Chase City, two sisters, Catherine Hatcher and her husband Jerry of Chase City, and Donna Wilkinson and her husband Dale of Clarksville, and his devoted friends, Jeff Newcomb and Sarah Farrar. He is also survived by his nieces and nephews, Angie Newcomb, Bryan Bollinger, Michelle Hamlett, Jerry R. Hatcher, Adam Hatcher, Daniel Wilkinson, and Amanda Wilkinson.

He is predeceased by two brothers, Donald Leo Bollinger and William Morgan Stumps.

A funeral was held Sunday, March 23, at 2 p.m. at the Newcomb Allgood Funeral Home chapel. Visitation began one hour prior to the service. Interment followed at the Salem Christian Church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Online condolences may be expressed at http://www.newcomballgoodfh.com.

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