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Paul Lewis Loyd / August 10, 2017

Paul Lewis Loyd, 85, of Brookneal, died Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017. He was born in Halifax County on March 5, 1932, a son of the late William Loyd and Lena Rebecca Shipp. He was a member of Winns Creek Baptist Church.

Mr. Loyd is survived by his nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held Thursday, Aug. 10 at 2 p.m. at Ellis Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Don Bryant officiating.

Memorials may be directed to a charity of your choice.

Online condolences may be directed to

Arrangements by Powell Funeral Home.

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