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Local Visitor Center garners honor from state association

The South Boston/Halifax County Visitor Center has received the “Visitor Center of the Year” award given annually by the Virginia Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus (VACVB).

Fire halted at edge of data center

Leaf-burning spirals out of control; person responsible may be liable for damage after violating 4 p.m. ban

Chase City beefs up ordinance for derelict buildings

The ordinance defines a dilapidated building as any residential, rental or commercial structure that could contribute to the spread of disease or injury, creates a fire hazard, is liable to…

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SBS to race under the lights

The first race of the night will get the green flag at 7 p.m.

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Julia Coghill Seay

SoVaNow.com / November 13, 2012
Julia Coghill Seay, 88, wife of Frank Daniel “Danny” Seay, passed away Wednesday, Nov.7, 2012 at Halifax Regional Hospital.

Julia was born March 30, 1924 to the late Baily F. and Pearl Frances Matthews Coghill. She was employed with Burlington Industries and retired from Russell Stover Candy Corporation. Her passion was as an artist, using acrylics, oils and pastels. She was also an accomplished seamstress.

In addition to her husband of 39 years, Mrs. Seay is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Vivian and John Tuck of Buffalo Junction, sons and daughters-in-law, George and Juanita Gordon of LaCrosse and Rex and Donna Gordon of Nelson. Julia’s five grandchildren, two great grandchildren, brother, Rev. Billy Hoover Coghill of Buffalo Junction, and sisters, Frances Glasscock of Clarksville and Barbara Jean Beck of Danville also survive.

A charter member of Buffalo Baptist Tabernacle, a funeral was held there Saturday at with the Rev. Billy Coghill officiating.

The family received friends Friday at Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at http://www.wclfh.com.

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