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Samuel Graham Wilbourn / May 18, 2020

Samuel Graham Wilbourn, 25, of South Boston, died Monday, May 11, 2020. He was born in Halifax County on Feb. 13, 1995, son of Melvin Graham Wilbourn and Susan Faye Warner Wilbourn, who survive. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church and Wolftrap Hunt Club.

Mr. Wilbourn is survived by his parents, Melvin Wilbourn of South Boston and Susan W. Wilbourn of Hampton; one sister, Stephanie W. Wilbourn of Scottsburg; two brothers, Matthew Evans (Lindsey) of Huntsville, Ala., and Daniel Wilbourn of Halifax; nieces, Nicole Balducci and Emery Evans; nephews, Jeremy Balducci and Josh Balducci; one great-niece, NyRae Hamlett; and a host of extended family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Charles and Mary Warner and his paternal grandparents, Claude and Vivian Wilbourn.

A private graveside service was held Saturday, May 16, at 11 a.m. at Ebenezer Mennonite Church Cemetery with Rev. Dr. Tony Brooks officiating. In keeping with CDC guidelines regarding COVID-19, funeral service for will be livestreamed via Powell Funeral Home’s Facebook page.

Memorials may be directed to Bethel Baptist Church Building Fund, 4198 Bethel Road, Scottsburg, VA 24589 or a charity of your choice.

Online condolences may be directed to

Arrangements by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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