Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall escorted into South Boston

The Traveling Vietnam Veterans Wall has arrived in Southside Virginia, with the half-scale replica of the famed Washington, D.C. memorial on display this week at Halifax County High School’s Tuck Dillard Stadium in South Boston.

Ben Clark

Ben Clark, 72, of Chase City, entered eternal rest Saturday April 6, 2013 at Community Memorial Healthcenter, South Hill. Mr. Clark was born in Mecklenburg County, June 25, 1940 to the late Bernard Clark and Bessie Stellaway Clark. He attended the schools of Mecklenburg County, and was a former employee of Burlington Industries. Cherishing his memories are his wife, Sarah […]

Abdullah B. Franklin Jr.

Abdullah Bernes Franklin, Jr., 89 of Chase City, died Sunday, April 7, 2013 at his home. He was the husband of the late Caroline Mann Franklin. Born Aug. 19, 1923 in Appomattox County, he was a son of the late Ella Gobble and Abdullah B. Franklin Sr. He was a member of Bethel Bible Church and had served his country […]

Katherine Henderson

Katherine Henderson, 88, of Chase City, entered eternal rest Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at her residence. Mrs. Henderson was born in Dover, N.C., April 21, 1924 to the late Nathaniel and Ruth White Smith. She attended the schools of Craven County, N.C., and was a member of Lake Country Community Church. Mrs. Henderson was retired from Home of Sages of […]

Lillie A. Terry

Lillie A. Terry, 54, of Buffalo Junction, entered eternal rest Friday, April 5, 2013 at Hock Family Pavilion, Durham, N.C. Mrs. Terry was born in Halifax County, March 7, 1959 to the late Leonard and Viola Richardson Hilliard. She was a member of Saint John Baptist Church, Buffalo Junction, where she was the former church clerk, president of the Senior […]

Alvah George Wilson

Alvah George “A.G.” Wilson of 3167 Virgilina Rd., Virgilina, died Monday, April 1, 2013 at the age of 73. He was born in Halifax County, on May 27, 1939 to the late Asa Wright Wilson and the late Louise Long Lowery and was married to the late Edith Guthrie Wilson. Mr. Wilson was a member of Florence Avenue Baptist Church, […]

Bobby Ray Harris

Bobby Ray Harris, 56, of Chase City, entered eternal rest on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete at Giles-Harris Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

Audrey C. Anderson

Audrey C. Anderson, 62, of Chesterfield, and formally of Chase City, entered eternal rest on Monday, April 8, 2013 at Chippenham Medical Center, Richmond. Arrangements are incomplete at Giles-Harris Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

Mary Elizabeth Morris

Mary Elizabeth Morris, age 89 of South Hill, died Wednesday, April 3. A funeral was held Saturday, April 6 in Sanford Memorial Baptist Church, 32 Church St., Brodnax, with interment in Crestview Memorial Park. The family received friends Friday night. at the Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home and Crematory. Online condolences may be sent to

Maxey Ann Lynch

Maxey Ann Lynch, age 61, died Sunday April 7, 2013. A memorial service will be conducted on Wednesday April 10, at 2 p.m. in Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home and Crematory with a visitation starting at 1 p.m. Inurnment will be at a later date in Louisiana. Online condolences may be sent through