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South Boston town offices to close for Thanksgiving

Halifax County tax deadline Dec. 5

A life of accomplishment

Accomplished artist, champion athlete, acclaimed tobacco auctioneer, interpreter and defender of the countryside — all describe Robert F. “Bob” Cage, who died Wednesday 19 in Raleigh, N.C. where he had…

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Comets to build on last season’s success

Larry Epperly took an unselfish Comet boys basketball team to the Region 5-A North semifinals last season, after a 20-win season. The Comets ran into a reality check, losing by…

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Michael Dean Gregory

SoVaNow.com / November 07, 2013

Michael Dean Gregory, 52, of South Boston, died Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013 at Halifax Regional Hospital. He was born in Halifax County on Dec. 6, 1960, a son of John Richard Gregory and Constance “Connie” Jones Gregory. He was married to Sonja Anderson Gregory and formerly attended Grace Baptist Church. He was a graduate of Washington & Lee University and was proprietor of Gregory Jewelry Store, Farmville.

In addition to his parents and wife, Michael is survived by his daughter, Lauren Gregory of South Boston; one brother, Rick Gregory of Richmond; his mother-in-law, Lois Anderson of Chatham and his brothers-in-law, Donald Anderson of Kentuck and Barry Anderson of Powhatan.

A funeral was held Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 2 p.m. at Grace Baptist Church with Rev. Jack Stewart and Rev. Brian Smutz officiating. Burial followed in Oakland Cemetery, Scottsburg.

Online condolences may be directed to http://www.powellfunerals.com

Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home.

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