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

New solar project in Clays Mill goes public

Community meeting draws residents in search of details

Celebrating the legacy of Dr. King

Halifax Council meets with Courthouse, police chief on agenda


Park View slams ‘Dogs in renewal of rivalry

See-saw battle between familiar foes brings Lawrenceville crowd to its feet





Roger Dale Clay / December 27, 2017

Roger Dale Clay, 40, of South Hill, died Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017. He was born in Halifax County on June 23, 1977, a son of the late Overton Clay and Patricia Anderson. He was married to April Renee Baker Clay and was employed by Blue Ridge Regional Jail Authorities.

In addition to his wife, Mr. Clay is survived by five children, Blair Clay, Bryce Clay, Cameron Kinker, Clint Kinker and Cody Kinker, all of South Hill; four sisters, Kathy Smith and husband Ronnie of Cluster Springs, Deborah Conner of Cluster Springs, Joann Miller of Cluster Springs and Tammy Fisher and husband Michael of Cluster Springs; one brother, Michael Anderson of South Boston; special friends, Wayne and Connie Hall of South Hill and a host of in-laws.

Memorial services will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be directed to the National Kidney Foundation, 1622 East Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23228.

Online condolences may be directed to

Arrangements by Powell Funeral Home.

Advertising Flyer

Find out how you can reach more customers by advertising with The News & Record and The Mecklenburg Sun -- in print and online.