The News & Record
South Boston News & Record
and Mecklenburg Sun
Home   •   News   •   Sports   •   Classifieds   •   Community   •   Health   •   Entertainment   •   Obituaries   •   Opinions   •   Weather
Advertising | Contact | Register
Advanced Search
News

Move over, Mississippi: cotton crop takes root in Southside Virginia

Compared to Southside Virginia’s big cash crop in tobacco, King Cotton is, well, kind of puny.

Stolen guns found at Clarksville area home

Clarksville Council mulls response to feral cats amid rabies reports

In light of the Clarksville’s recent rabies scare, members of the Town Council again discussed what to do, if anything, with the people who feed the feral cat populations around…

Sports

Owen commits to continue softball playing career at Averett University


Community


Opinion


A&E

Obituaries

Michael Nathaniel Edmonds

SoVaNow.com / February 14, 2013
Michael Nathaniel Edmonds, 56, of Paul Pry Trail, Halifax, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 at his home. He was born in Halifax County on July 3, 1966, a son of Catherine Chappell Woods and the late William Lee Edmonds.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by one daughter, Nakeitha Edmonds of South Boston; one son, Jarell Edmonds of Richmond; two grandchildren; five sisters, Patricia Edmonds of Florida, Marguerite Edmonds of South Boston, Rebecca Bailey of Crystal Hill, Mary Jones and Rosa Jones, both of South Boston; three brothers, Braxton Edmonds of South Boston, John Edmonds of El Centro, Calif., and Jerald Edmonds of Florida; other relatives and friends, including Jerry Medley, Sr. He was preceded in death by one brother, William Edmonds Jr.

A funeral will be held Saturday, Feb. 16, at noon at Greater Mayfield Apostolic Church with District Elder Bernard Wilkins officiating. Burial will follow in the Edmonds Family Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at 1060 Paul Pry Trail, Halifax.

Funeral services by Jeffress Funeral Home.

Sports Coverage

See complete sports coverage for Halifax and Mecklenburg counties.