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Scheduled Services

Lynwood Hartwell "Jack" Wheeler, 89, of Blue Ridge, died Friday, July 22, 2016. A funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m., at Shady Grove Baptist Church, A visitation will be held Monday, 4:00 - 8:00 p.m., at Burch-Messier Funeral Home (Main St. location). 


Jean H. Porter, 83, of Lynchburg, died Sunday, July 24, 2016.


Alyce Madden Welch, 90, of Moneta, died Sunday, July 17, 2016. A Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated, 11:00 a.m., Thursday, August 4, at Resurrection Catholic Church, 15353 Moneta Road, Moneta.


Omer Carroll Rudrud, 98, of Bedford, died Wednesday, July 13, 2016. A celebration of Carroll's life will be held in the chapel at English Meadows Elks Home Campus in Bedford on August 6, 2016 at 1:30 PM, with a reception to follow.



 


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