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Wallace B. Gosney / May 11, 2020

Wallace B. Gosney, 74, died Thursday, May 7, 2020. Born in Halifax County on July 18, 1945, he was the son of the late Irvin A. Gosney and Catherine Dunn Gosney. He was married to Faye Solomon Gosney. Wallace served his country during the Vietnam War and was a decorated veteran of the United States Army.

In addition to his wife, Faye, he is survived by his children, Cindy Gosney Fisher and husband Jason of Halifax, Kristin Nicole Gosney of Ft. Mitchell and Kevin Wallace Gosney and wife Crystal of Ft. Mitchell; grandchildren, Libby Taylor Fisher, Malory Lea Fisher, Joshua Donta Hawkes, Makayla Lynn Hawkes, Emily Lynn Gosney and Alyssa Louise Gosney; sister, Linda Gosney Lloyd and husband Allen of South Boston; special uncle, Willie Lee Overton and aunt Myra Shelton and numerous cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, daughters, Tammy Lynn Gosney Seate and Christina Nicole Gosney; grandchild, Thomas Seate; brothers, Wayland, Willard and Ray Gosney and special uncle, Lloyd Dunn.

Graveside services were held Sunday, May 10, at 2 p.m. at Aarons Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with military honors. A reception will be held at a later date for all friends and family. The family will receive friends at the residence.

The family requests those wishing to give memorials please consider the Turbeville Fire & Rescue Department, 1002 Melon Road, South Boston, VA 24592.

Online condolences may be directed to

Arrangements by Brooks Lyon Funeral and Cremation Services.

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