September 21, 1927 - - September 17, 2018
Robert S. Quigley, who would have been 91 this coming Friday, has finally been reunited with the love of his life, Betsy on Monday, September 17, 2018. He was another member of America’s Greatest Generation who has left us too soon. Bob was a good man who was blessed to live the American Dream as a husband, parent, and 65-year resident of Roanoke. He passed away early Monday ...
Dr. Edward Spencer, M.D.
December 14, 1934 - - September 15, 2018
Dr. Edward Monroe Spencer, age 83, of Moneta, VA passed away on Saturday, September 15th, 2018. Edward was born on December 14th, 1934 in Mason, West Virginia to the late Fred and Sarah Spencer. Our grandfather had a gentle and loving spirit. He was a quiet observer with an inquisitive mind. When we remember our grandfather, we think of his laugh and the way he valued compassio ...
James Conlan III
December 09, 1926 - - August 28, 2018
James (Jim) Conlan III, 91 of Salem, is now resting, at peace, in the arms of Jesus, whom he loved and worshiped above all. He was born in Glen Cove, NY to his loving parents, who preceded him in death, James F. Conlan and Gertrude Farrell Conlan. He was also preceded in death by his sister Marilyn Schorr and two brothers, George and Joseph. Jim leaves behind two younger sister ...
William Roberts Sr
September 29, 1939 - - August 26, 2018
William Carter Roberts, Sr., 78, of Rocky Mount and formerly of Roanoke, went to be with his Lord on Sunday, August 26, 2018.
Bill was an avid hiker and backpacker around the Blue Ridge Mountains. He loved taking care of Roanoke families and visitors young and old, he inspired countless laughs and more memories than one could count at his Lakeside Amusement Park. In addition to ...
Charles Jones, Sr.
December 02, 1930 - - August 13, 2018
Charles "Charlie" Thomas Jones Sr., 87, of Salem passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Monday, August 13, 2018. He was born on December 2, 1930 to the late Corbett and Rosie Jones. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Sam Jones; sister, Marie (Joe) Hall; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Charlie served in the US Army during the Korean War as a tank ...
May 16, 1935 - - August 13, 2018
William “Bill” Andrew Doss, 83, of Salem and formerly of Concord, went to be with the Lord on Monday, August 13, 2018.
Bill was a retired conductor of 42 years from Norfolk Southern. He loved the beach particularly Myrtle beach and visiting with his special friends. Bill was a caring man who would do anything for anybody and was also avid about making donations to the Canc ...
March 08, 1940 - - August 11, 2018
Dennis B. Wickes, 78, of Salem, died Saturday, August 11, 2018.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Dr. Joseph and Regina Wickes. He was a graduate of Roanoke Catholic High School and Columbia Technical Institute in Washington, D.C. He proudly served for six years in the U.S. Army. Dennis was an avid handball player and coordinator of many handball tournaments over the ye ...
January 10, 1943 - - August 06, 2018
Gary R. Stovall, 75, of Salem, passed away peacefully while surrounded by his family on Monday, August 6, 2018.
He was born in Princeton, WV, a son of the late Charles and Nellie Moore Stovall and had been an area resident for most of his life. He was a graduate of Jefferson High School and National Business College, where he was a member of Alpha Kappa Phi. Gary proudly served ...
Guy Jenks Sr
April 26, 1934 - - August 05, 2018
Guy Albert Jenks, Sr., 84, of Roanoke, was called home to dwell in the house of Lord, Sunday, August 5, 2018.
Guy came from an extremely patriotic family whose family members fought in every major American armed conflict. He was the son of an immigrant. A Korean War veteran, Guy served on “The Battle Wagon”, USS New Jersey. He continued his career in the civil service wher ...