Florence Geneva Carpenter Nixon 89 died August 22 2008 at Sentara Obici Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Mills S. and Betty Moore Duck and the widow of Lawrence B. Carpenter and Otha Rudolph Nixon. She is predeceased by three daughters Mary Frances Asbell Elnora C. Upton Mamie Elizabeth Harrell. Mrs. Nixon worked for Birdsong Peanuts and Tidewater Blanching as a picker. She was a member of Liberty Baptist Church.
Robert Luther Sr. of Surry VA died on August 20 2008. He was 87 years of age.
He is survived by his son Robert L. Morris Jr. of Chesterfield VA; his daughter Catherine Gayle Rhoades of Hayes VA; 5 grandchildren and many good friends.
Mr. Morris was a veteran of World War II and served in the United States Navy. He proudly attended reunions with his Navy buddies each year. For many years he was a Master Electrician and owned his own business. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Surry as well as the Ruritan Club.
Brady Roosevelt Heath Jr. 44 died August 15 2008 in Kingsport " TN.
Born in Portsmouth" VA he was the son of Ann Cotton Heath of Suffolk and the late Brady Roosevelt Heath Sr. He was preceded in death by his son " Brandon Shane Heath. He was retired from the electrical department of the Norfolk Naval Shipyard.
Besides his mother" he is survived by his daughters Amber Dawn Heath of Portsmouth Amanda Star Heath of Suffolk; brother " James Franklin Heath of Portsmouth.