Cranford art on display at HRH

Now on display on the Wall of Art in the Bellwood Café at Halifax Regional Hospital are the oil paintings of local artist Margaret Cranford.

Joseph Edwin Carter

Joseph Edwin Carter, 87, husband of Hilma Vaughan Carter, died Monday, Nov. 8, 2010 at his home. He was born Jan. 5, 1923 to Joseph and Josephine Wilkerson Carter in Franklin County, N.C. A World War II Army veteran, Mr. Carter was a retired construction worker. A funeral will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral […]

Larmon J. Brown

Larmon J. Brown, 74, of Chase City (Finneywood Community) entered eternal rest Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010 at Lynchburg General Hospital. Mr. Brown was born in Charlotte County, on March 5, 1936 to the late Lennis and Sarah Mallory Brown. He received his education in the Mecklenburg County Schools and was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church, Drakes Branch. He was […]

William Henry Crowder

William Henry “TBo” Crowder, age 81 of South Hill, passed away Friday, Nov. 5, 2010. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Doris Parrott Crowder, two sons, Jerry L. and wife Vicki, William R “Bill” and wife Karen, six grandchildren, Michelle Allen and husband Bland, Jason Crowder and wife Shannon, Ashley Leslie and husband Vick, Justin Crowder, Taylor […]

Stephen Vandrill Thompson

Stephen Vandrill Thompson, 85, husband of Joyce Fennessy Thompson, died Sunday, Nov. 7, 2010 at Halifax Regional Hospital. Stephen was born March 27, 1925 to Herbert Alfred and Lena Thompson in Sanford, Maine. The family immigrated to England in 1937. A graduate of Keighley College, he served as a fighter pilot with the Royal Air Force in World War II. […]

Marjorie Barnes Jones

Marjorie Barnes Jones, 86, widow of Dewitt Jones, died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010 at MeadowView Terrace. She was born Aug. 25, 1924 to Henry Norman and Helen Jarvis Barnes in Des Moines, Iowa. A graduate of Roosevelt High School and Drake University, Marjorie worked for many years as an Executive Secretary with Prudential Insurance. She was a member of St. […]

Margaret Watson

Margaret Watson, 76 of Orlando, Fl., died Sept. 9, 2010. She was from Clarksville, and was a former student of West End High School. A funeral was held Friday, Sept. 17 at Sanctuary of Praise in Orlando.

Mecklenburg Sun Community Calendar for Nov. 10, 2010

American Music Jubilee Clarksville Regional Museum and the YMCA are sponsoring a trip on December 11 to the Rudy Theater to see The American Music Jubilee. *Roundtrip Motorcoach Transportation and tickets to the American Jubilee are included in the cost of $75.00 per person. Payment due by November 20, make checks payable and mail them to Clarksville Regional Museum, 801 […]

Stand up and be counted

Dear Viewpoint, So many of us stayed home on Election Day. Our vote is the only voice we have. My ancestors endured many hardships including death in order for us to have this privilege. Even in 1968 some of us were still being turned away from the polls. The Constitution counted us as 3/5 of a person. The amendments changed […]

Mecklenburg Sun Church News for Nov. 10, 2010

New Contemporary Service Clarksville Baptist Church will be having a new Contemporary worship service ARISE – IT’S A NEW DAY AT CBC. The service will be held 9:00 a.m. Sundays with the ARISE band. Light breakfast. Women Conference The Wharton Memorial Baptist Church of Nelson, VA, will be hosting their annual Women’s Conference on Saturday, November 13, 2010, from 9:00 a.m. […]