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

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…

Sports

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…

Community


Opinion


A&E

Obituaries

Roddy S. Osborne Jr.

SoVaNow.com / September 16, 2013

Roddy S. Osborne Jr., age 81, of Farmville died Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013.

He is survived by his wife, Joan K. Osborne, two step-children Gay M. Benhoff and Bruce W. Murray Jr., one sister Rosa O. Chaney, several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister, Frances O. Mealer.

A graveside service will be held Monday, Sept. 16, at 1 p.m. at Trinity Memorial Gardens, Rice.

Memorial contributions may be made to Madeline’s House or a charity of your choice.
Doyne-Burger-Davis Funeral Home is serving the family.

Classified Advertising

Buy and sell items in News & Record classifieds.