A horse-drawn carriage carrying the casket of Marie Thomas, who along with late husband Robert gave the Town their collection of carriages for the Robert Thomas Carriage Museum, was taken Monday morning from the museum to her final resting place in Lakeview Cemetery. Mrs. Thomas, 89, died Sept. 13th at her home near Blackstone. The museum opened in Sept. 2007, and Mrs. Thomas worked many hours volunteering there over the years. Monday’s procession followed a similar one here two days earlier: Page B-1.
Claude Vincent Townsend, age 66, of McKenney, VA, was called upon by our Heavenly Father on Wednesday, September 16th, 2020.
Dolores Ann Thomas Robertson went to be with the Lord on Monday, April 27, 2020, at Westport in Richmond, Virginia after battling declining health.
Ms. Annette Johnson, 63, of Blackstone, died September 11, 2020.
Vincent Daniel Hancock, 91, of Blackstone VA, joined his wife Janice and parents Aubrey and Etta Hancock in Heaven on May 6, 2020.
Mr. John R. Croslin, Sr., 71, of Moseley, died August 29, 2020.
Mrs. Norma J. Williams, 65, of Crewe, died September 8, 2020.
Dorothy Marie Robey Thomas, 89, of Blackstone, VA, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, September 13, 2020.
Mr. Robert I. Tabon, 73, of Blackstone, died September 11, 2020.
Rosalie Spain Sheffield, of Dinwiddie Co., VA, born July 22, 1928, passed away on Saturday, September 5, 2020.
Bobbie Gaines Robertson, 85, of Crewe, passed away Wednesday, September 9, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, and love of her life, Daniel “Dan” Robertson.
Mr. James W. Neal, Jr., 52, of Blackstone died September 8, 2020.
Mrs. Mary Hubbard, 81, of New Jersey, died August 28, 2020.
Sandra Clary Griffin, age 67, of Bracey, Virginia, passed away on Friday, September 11, 2020.
Mr. Charles R. Croslin, Sr., 71, of Moseley, died August 29, 2020.
Mr. Thomas J. Bragg (“Top Cat”), 72, of Blackstone, died September 13, 2020.
Charles E. “Buck” Shell, 88, of Roanoke, VA and formerly of Crewe, Blackstone, and Chase City, VA, passed away on August 31, 2020.
Ronald Darrell Moss Sr., 80, passed away and went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on September 5, 2020.
Matthew Glenn Leonard, 50, of Midlothian, passed away on Wednesday, August 26, 2020.
Chief Warrant Officer 3 Antoinette “Annie” Morris Kunka, VaARNG, 40, of Blackstone, VA, formerly of New Martinsville, WVA, passed away on Monday, August 31, 2020.