David Dalton Newcomb

David Dalton Newcomb, age 26, of Chase City, died Saturday, Aug. 14, 2021. He was born March 6, 1995 in Halifax County. He was an employee for Asplundh Tree Service and attended Freedom Life Church. David is survived by his parents, Mark Anthony “Scooter” Newcomb and Monica Nichole “Nikki” Newcomb; two daughters, Arianna Newcomb and Audrey Newcomb; two sisters, Savannah […]

April Louise Church Mason

April Louise Church Mason, age 73, of Saxe, died Sunday, Aug. 15, 2021. She was born March 11, 1948 in Mecklenburg County and was the daughter of the late William Church and the late Mary Helen Denton. April is survived by her husband, Bobby Mason; two sons, Brian Hightower (Bonnie) of Chase City and Brad Hightower (Melissa) of Chase City; […]

Milton Ray Allgood


Milton Ray Allgood, age 78, of Boydton, died Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021. He was born at home in Mecklenburg County, Feb. 18, 1943 and was the son of the late Taylor Edward Allgood and the late Susie Mae Allgood. Milton was a lifetime member of Easters United Methodist Church. He was a devoted Christian man and loved and knew the […]

Barbara Slemp Crews


Barbara Slemp Crews, “Tillie,” widow of James Monroe Crews Jr., died Saturday, Aug. 7, 2021 at the age of 92. Barbara was born April 4, 1929 in Smith County to the late Vernon Ianson and Margaret Branch Slemp. Barbara was a home demonstration agent with the state of Virginia before she married. Following her marriage, she and Jim traveled the […]

Jewel Triplett Kirby


Jewel Triplett Kirby, age 99, died Friday, Aug. 13, 2021. She was born on Jan. 16, 1922, to the late James D. and Margaret Church Triplett in Granite Falls, N.C., and was the widow of her beloved husband of 78 years, Floyd William Kirby. After high school, she was employed by Pacific Mills and its successor, Burlington Industries. Upon her […]

Alpheus Randolph Hite


Alpheus Randolph Hite 89 of Buffalo Junction, died Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021 in Wilmington, N.C., and his wife Linda Bowen Hite, 86, died Monday, Aug. 9, 2021 also in Wilmington. Both funerals were conducted at Buffalo Baptist Tabernacle cemetery Saturday afternoon with a visitation Saturday morning at Crowder-Hite Crews Funeral Home and Crematory. Condolences may be sent to www.crowderhitecrews.com.

Edward Jessie Compton


Edward Jesse Compton, of Oxford, N.C., age 89, died Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021. He was born on March 26, 1932 in Mecklenburg County, to the late Genevieve and Jesse Lee Compton. He was employed 28 years as a supervisor with Burlington Industries, Clarksville. In addition, like many of his generation, he was also a farmer. He ended his career as […]

Bobby Lee House


Bobby Lee House, 64 of White Plains, died Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021 in a Richmond hospital. He was a self employed truck driver. A funeral was conducted Tuesday at Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home and Crematory with interment in Crestview Memorial Park. Condolences may be sent to www.crowderhitecrews.com.

Frances Marie Iman


Frances Marie Iman, 81 of South Hill, died Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021 at her home. A funeral was conducted Sunday in Fort Ashby, W.Va.,with interment in Fort Ashby cemetery and a visitation at Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home and Crematory. Condolences may be sent to www.crowderhitecrews.com.

Johnny Russell Jones

Johnny Russell Jones, 79 of Blackstone, died Friday, Aug. 13, 2021 in a Farmville hospital. He was a retired farmer. Services were private by Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home and Crematory. Condolences may be sent to www.crowderhitecrews.com.