November 01, 1930 - - May 16, 2017
Wayne Allen Shelor, 86, of Salem, passed away peacefully Tuesday, May 16, 2017. He is preceded in death by his parents, Emmett Houston and Irene Ridinger Shelor; brothers, Robert Jackson (Jack) Shelor and wife, Madeline, Frank Shelor and wife, Jean, Harvey Shelor, Harold Shelor and wife, Doris.
Left to cherish his memory are former wife, Patsy Shelor; children, Leslie S. Whitma ...
June 21, 1965 - - May 12, 2017
Roger ‘Wayne’ Sizemore, 51, of Salem, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, May 12, 2017.
He is survived by his parents, Roger L. and Carol Hawks Sizemore; three daughters, Kasey Sizemore and her mother Anne, Mackenzie and Rylee Sizemore and their mother Dawn; brother, Randy Sizemore (Bob Lystrup); sisters, Sherri Marion (Charlie), and Teresa Barker; nieces, Tara Dingess (Jo ...
December 12, 1923 - - April 10, 2017
George White Snead, of Salem, was born at home on December 12, 1923 in Shawsville, Virginia, and died on April 10, 2017. George was preceded in death by his wife of fifty-five years, Ann Andrews Snead. He is survived by his daughter, Elizabeth “Lin” Snead Melchionna and her husband, Olin R. Melchionna, Jr.; two granddaughters, Ann Andrews Melchionna, and The Rev. Elizabeth ...
August 09, 1941 - - February 20, 2017
Claude “Bud” Stump, 75, of Salem, passed away Monday, February 20, 2017.
He was born Pearisburg, VA, the son of the late William C. Stump and Eula Stump Ehman and had been a Salem area resident for over 40 years. Bud proudly served his country in the US Army and was employed as a building supervisor with the Federal Government prior to retiring. He was a life member of Moos ...
December 30, 1939 - - September 26, 2016
Wayne A. Sledd, 76, of Salem, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 26, 2016 with his family by his side.
He was born in Roanoke, a son of the late Robert and Kathleen Sledd and had been a Salem area resident most of his life. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army and was employed as a manager in the print shop of Double Envelope prior to retiring after 40 years ...
Archibald Smith III
January 25, 1932 - - June 27, 2016
Smith, Archibald G. III “Smitty”, 84, of Elliston, Virginia went to be with the Lord on June 27, 2016 following a brief illness.
He had a passion for animals and gardening. He enjoyed many days after retirement from Pepsi at the farmer’s market in Salem selling produce and meeting new friends. He served our country in the United States Navy and was honorably discharged. ...
September 19, 1922 - - May 21, 2016
Robert Jackson (Jack) Shelor, 93, of Salem, passed away Saturday, May 21, 2016.
Jack enjoyed traveling the world with his beloved wife, Madeline, of 64 years. He was a WWII veteran that participated in landing at Utah Beach in Normandy just a week after D-Day, also receiving several battle stars. A “Salemite” all his life, Jack retired as a director for the city’s utility ...
Roger Sullivan DDS
September 17, 1924 - - April 08, 2016
Roger Edwin Sullivan, 91, of Salem and Smith Mountain Lake, passed away on Friday, April 8, 2016.
He was born in Chicago, Ill. the son of the late Edwin and Harriet Sullivan and had been an area resident for over 34 years.
A dentist for over 40 years, he graduated from Loyola University of Chicago Dental School and retired (December 1991) as Chief of the Dental Service at the ...
Edward Shelton Sr
June 02, 1933 - - July 25, 2015
Edward Carlin Shelton, Sr., 82, of Elliston and formerly of Memphis, TN, went home to be with Jesus on Saturday, July 25, 2015.
Edward retired from the Memphis Police Department after 26 years of dedicated service. He is survived by one daughter; 3 sons; 2 daughters-in-law; 3 sons-in-law; 5 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; and his dog, Sissy.
Online condolences may be expr ...
December 04, 1928 - - July 24, 2015
David E. Strickler, 86, of Roanoke, passed away Friday, July 24, 2015.
He is survived by his wife, Charlotte Saufley Strickler; a daughter, Karen Lynn Jacobs and her husband Donald; three grandchildren, Robert, Lucy and Edward; and three brothers, Howard Strickler and wife Jean, Carroll Strickler and wife Ann, and Thomas Strickler.
Funeral services will be held at 11AM, Tuesday ...