Obituaries

Laverne Payne Tharle

Laverne Payne Tharle

     Laverne Susan Payne Tharle, 73, of Goshen, Virginia passed away Saturday, January 7, 2023 at her home. She was born December 4, 1949 in Louisiana, the daughter of the late Robert Lee Payne and Lilly Mildred Orr Payne. Laverne was a lifelong homemaker, former member of American Legion Post 182, and a loving mother, grandmother, and great...

Larry Wayne Hinkle

Larry Wayne Hinkle

     Larry Wayne Hinkle, 72, of Goshen, Virginia passed away Saturday, December 31, 2022 at his home. He was born May 13, 1950 in Rockbridge County, Virginia, the son of Ruth Jane Hostetter Kirby and the late Ramus Hinkle. Larry was self-employed as a carpenter for most of his life and always called himself a shade tree mechanic. He was a veteran...

Stanley “Pete” Campbell

Stanley “Pete” Campbell

Stanley Eugene “Pete” Campbell, 71, of Craigsville, Virginia died Thursday, December 22, 2022 at his home. He was born May 13, 1951 in Rockbridge County, the son of the late Earl Kenneth Campbell and Edith Virginia Sensabaugh Campbell. Pete was formerly employed in waste removal for the City of Staunton. He loved hunting, fishing, outdoor sports,...

Daniel Lafayette Wright

Daniel Lafayette Wright

Daniel Lafayette Wright, 90, of Cambridge, Massachusetts passed away Thursday, November 17, 2022. He was born July 3, 1932 in Craigsville, Virginia, the son of the late Zurkle T. Wright and Alice Montgomery Wright. He is survived by his sister; Shirley Louise Wright. He was preceded in death by a sister, Bertha Wright Gallion. A memorial service...

Randol Craig Powell

Randol Craig Powell

     Randol Craig “Mountain Man” Powell, 68, of Staunton, Virginia passed away Monday, December 5, 2022 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, Virginia. He was born May 6, 1954 in Staunton, Virginia, the son of the late Marvin Hunter Powell, Sr. and Florence Juanita Via Powell. Randol was formerly employed as a surgical grinder operator for...

Barbara Crawson Lewis

Barbara Crawson Lewis

     Barbara Jean Crawson Lewis, 90, of Craigsville, Virginia died Sunday, November 13, 2022 at Standardsville, Virginia.       She was born March 15, 1932 in Cold Spring Harbor, New York, the daughter of the late Milton Lambert Crawson and Dorothy “Dot” Williams Crawson.      Barbara was a homemaker and a loving mother, grandmother, and great...