Last Name

First Name

Age or Date of birth

Date of Death

Newspaper Date

Cemetery

Notes

Dickerson

Della Mae Harmon

Age 89

27 Dec 1971

04 Jan 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

w/o George VanBuren Dickerson

Keister

Charles Millican

Age 66

30 Dec 1971

04 Jan 1972

Old Glade Presbyterian Church Cemetery Glade Springs, Va

s/o Anderson Keister

Cloyd

Manie Guthrie

Age 87

28 Dec 1971

04 Jan 1972

New Dublin Cemetery

w/o David M. Cloyd, Jr.

Clark

Herbert Lee

Age 42

26 Dec 1971

04 Jan 1972

Highland Memory Gardens

Williams

Ervin B., Sr.

Age 43

28 Dec 1971

06 Jan 1972

Sunset Cemetery

s/o Nathan Williams

Craighead

Della Woods

Age 69

29 Dec 1971

06 Jan 1972

Sessler Cemetery, Ironto, Va

w/o George W. Craighead

Shiflett

Minnie Vinds

Age 87

29 Dec 1971

06 Jan 1972

Sunset Cemetery

w/o Charles E. Shiflett

Chafin

Roberta Hill

Age 30

07 Jan 1971

11 Jan 1972

St. Matthew Church Cemetery, Riner, Va

w/o Donald G. Chafin

Fuqua

Fern Pritts

18 Jan 1900

06 Jan 1972

11 Jan 1972

Trinity Presbterian Cemetery , New Canton

w/o Richard Wilson Fuqua

Duncan

Elmer C.

Age 76

05 Jan 1972

11 Jan 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

survived by 3 dau & 5 sons

Rolen

Debbie Sue

Age 18

02 Jan 1972

11 Jan 1972

Huff Family Cemetery

d/o Cecil W. Rolen

Martin

Frank C., Sr.

Age 76

03 Jan 1972

11 Jan 1972

East End Cemetery, Wytheville, Va

b/o John C. Martin of Blacksburg

Scott

Leon Conway

Age 77

05 Jan 1972

11 Jan 1972

Wesley's Chapel Cemetery, Trigg

Hylton

Byrd (Mrs.)

Age 94

07 Jan 1972

11 Jan 1972

Ballinger Cemetery

Bailey

James P.

Age 55

07 Jan 1972

11 Jan 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

father of Mrs. Delores Wall

Lester

Dr. Douglas D., Jr.

Age 80

07 Jan 1972

11 Jan 1972

Sunset Cemetery

h/o Nelle Price Lester

Simmons

Mary Pillars

Age 52

03 Jan 1972

13 Jan 1972

Sunset Cemetery

w/o William Taz Simmons

Thomas

Frank L., Sr.

Age 70

06 Jan 1972

13 Jan 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

f/o Frank L. Thomas, Jr.

Parsons

Talmage C.

Age 69

08 Jan 1972

13 Jan 1972

Sunset Cemetery

h/o Mattie J. Parsons

McGuire

Infant Son

Infant

09 Jan 1972

13 Jan 1972

Sunset Cemetery

s/o Eugene C. McGuire

Russell

Bleachman E.

Age 49

13 Jan 1972

18 Jan 1972

Snider Cemetery at Prices Fork

h/o Suzanne Olinger Russell

Lancaster

Mary Landona

Age 89

11 Jan 1972

18 Jan 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

w/o James H. Lancaster

Kessler

Fanny Bennett

(none given)

11 Jan 1972

18 Jan 1972

Gordonsville Cemetery, Gordonsville, Va

w/o Luther C. Kessler

Paige

James Freddy

Age 65

30 Jan 1972

01 Feb 1972

First Baptist Church, Elliston, Va

2 sisters survive

Wheeling

Edward S.

Age 86

15 Jan 1972

01 Feb 1972

Dudley Cemetery, Fagg

h/o Margaret Wheeling 2 dau & 3 sons

Bratton

Jason G.

Age 69

20 Jan 1972

01 Feb 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

h/o Mattie Bratton

Rust

Beatrice Calhoun

Age 79

23 Jan 1972

01 Feb 1972

Spring Hill Cemetery, Lynchburg, Va.

w/o Armstead T. M. Rust

Richardson

Will Joe

Age 87

24 Jan 1972

03 Feb 1972

Graysontown Cemetery,

brother of Mrs. J. B. Weeks

Hess

Carl M.

Age 71

28 Jan 1972

03 Feb 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

2 daughters

Dove

Infant Daughter

Infant

29 Jan 1972

03 Feb 1972

Craig Cemetery near Blacksburg

d/o Paul J. Dove

Huffman

Stanley A., Sr.

Age 78

24 Jan 1972

03 Feb 1972

Ross Cemetery; Craig County, Va

h/o Lucy Echols

Price

Harry Leon

Age 70

24 Jan 1972

03 Feb 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

2 brothers; 1 sister

Fagg

Lundy

Age 80

23 Jan 1972

03 Feb 1972

Centenial Christian Church Cemetery, McCoy, VA

2 foster daughters, 1 half sister

Lukens

Charles Edward

Age 42

24 Jan 1972

03 Feb 1972

Evergreen Cemetery, Roanoke, Va

h/o Sara Dunlap Lulens

McAllister

Lilly Myrtle Archer

Age 95

22 Jan 1972

03 Feb 1972

West End Cemetery, Wytheville, Va

w/o Guy McAllister

Deatherage

Talton Embry

Age 81

01 feb 1972

08 Feb 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

h/o Mildred Kindred Deatherage

Thomas

Marge

27 Dec 1971

08 Feb 1972

Family Cemetery in Elizabeth, NJ

died in Bangkok, Thailand

Epperley

W. Moss

Age 77

02 Feb 1972

08 Feb 1972

Evergreen Cemetery, Roanoke, Va

brother of Grace E. Price

Daougherty

Ruth A.

Age 71

07 Feb 1972

10 Feb 1972

Cedar Grove Cemetery, Williamsburg, Va

w/o E. Childs Daougherty

Saunders

Walter D.

Age 68

04 Feb 1972

10 Feb 1972

Williams Cemetery, Newport

5 daughters 3 sons, 7 sisters, 2 brothers

Martin

Thelma Callaway

Age 72

06 Feb 1972

10 Feb 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

w/o John W. Martin

Sumner

Cecil B.

Age 48

03 Feb 1972

10 Feb 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

2 sisters, 6 brothers

Sisson

Hugh Dudley

Age 62

03 Feb 1972

10 Feb 1972

Sunset Cemetery

h/o Virginia Angle

Wilson

Robert Edward

Age 55

31 Jan 1972

10 Feb 1972

Howard Family Cemetery, Riner, Va

h/o Nellie (Jewell) Howard Wilson

Poff

Dolly Graham

Age 89

07 Feb 1972

17 Feb 1972

Sunset Cemetery

2 sons and 4 daughters

Linkous

Alcora

Age 69

07 Feb 1972

10 Feb 1972

Sunset Cemetery

(w/o Jesse Linkous ) sis/o Ralph Linkous

Carnahan

Grace Milligan

Age 82

01 Feb 1972

10 Feb 1972

(not given)

w/o George T. Carnahan

Howery

Lou Emma (Wells)

Age 95

10 Feb 1972

17 Feb 1972

Camp Creek Cemetery, Floyd County

w/o (George) Wilson Howery

Shelton

Maude Ryan

Age 90

10 Feb 1972

17 Feb 1972

Sunset Cemetery

w/o Richard Shelton

Jennings

Sallie E.

Age 72

11 Feb 1972

17 Feb 1972

Sunset Cemetery

1 son, 4 sisters, 2 brothers

Walters

Charlie W.

Age 61

10 Feb 1972

17 Feb 1972

Sunset Cemetery

died in Arnold, Md.

Main

Walter L.

Age 74

10 Feb 1972

17 Feb 1972

Sunset Cemetery

h/o Alma V. Main

Lane

Ernest Lee

Age 53

13 Feb 1972

17 Feb 1972

Sunset Cemetery

h/o Mildred Eanes Lane

Davis

Virginia Patton

(not given)

14 Feb 1972

22 Feb 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

d/o William McFarland & Annie Jordan Patton

Duncan

Mary Weddle

Age 84

15 Feb 1972

22 Feb 1972

Sunset Cemetery

w/o John H. Duncan

Godby

Patsy Jane

Age 67

17 Feb 1972

22 Feb 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

w/o Noah Godbey

Thornhill

Mary Sites

Age 78

17 Feb 1972

22 Feb 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

w/o W. H. Thornhill

Lovern

Daniel Lloyd

Age 67

13 Feb 1972

22 Feb 1972

North Fork Baptist Church Cemetery

h/o Luria Cromer Lovern

Williamson

Woodrow Wilson

Age 53

13 Feb 1972

22 Feb 1972

Knollkreg Memorial Park

bro/o K. C. Williamson

Deck

Charles F.

15 Feb 1972

22 Feb 1972

Vero Beach Fl.

h/o Louise Deck

Woolwine

Phillip W.

Age 86

25 Feb 1972

29 Feb 1972

Salmon, Idaho

bro of Miss Kate Woolwine of Dublin

Pietra

Katherine C.

Age 72

23 Feb 1972

29 Feb 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

w/o Albert H. Pietra

Smith

Margie Caldwell Cromer

Age 69

20 Feb 1972

29 Feb 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

w/o Hampton Smith

Moses

Frank Victor

Age 61

25 Feb 1972

02 Mar 1972

White Memorial Cemetery, Shawsville, Va

h/o Ruth Pulliman Moses

Davis

John Frank

21 Feb 1972

02 Mar 1972

(not named)

w/o Hilda Barbra Davis

Lee

Frank Edward

age 64

22 Feb 1972

02 Mar 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

h/o Sally Lee

Walters

James R.

Age 92

27 Feb 1972

02 Mar 1972

Sunset Cemetery

bro/o George M. Walters, Rogers

Hale

Tidy Wilson

Age 60

16 Feb 1972

02 Mar 1972

Sunset Cemetery

w/o Artis E. Hale

Hungate

Birdie Ellen

Age 80

16 Feb 1972

02 Mar 1972

Sunset Cemetery

w/o L. C. Hungate

Turpin

Carrie Lee

Age 5 days

17 Feb 1972

02 Mar 1972

Captian George Quesenberry Cemetery

Inf. d/o Jimmy Turpin

Hindle

John Simmons

Age 54

21 Feb 1972

02 Mar 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

h/o Jeanette F. Hindle

Jennings

Margaret B.

Age 60

28 Feb 1972

02 Mar 1972

Sunset Cemetery

w/o William Frank Jennings

Nolen

Thalus Edward

Age 69

04 Mar 1972

07 Mar 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

h/o Sue Richardson Nolen

Schenk

Minie Withers

Age 82

02 Mar 1972

07 mar 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

w/o William B. Schenk

Cook

Calvin Lee

infant

01 Mar 1972

07 Mar 1972

North Fork Baptist Church Cemetery

s/o Saford Wayne Cook

Boyle

Phyllis Patricia

Age 44

29 Feb 1972

07 Mar 1972

Memorial

w/o Stanley Eugene Boyle

Bergen

Elliott Clifford

Age 78

28 Feb 1972

07 Mar 1972

Memorial

h/o Harriet Collyer Bergen

Price

Richard Lee

Age 60

24 Feb 1972

07 Mar 1972

Zack Price Cemetery, Blacksburg

h/o Bertha Snider Price

Spangler

Edna Marie

09 Mar 1972

Car Wreck in Ohio w/o George Daniel Spangler

Ballard

Ilse E.

Age 48

04 Mar 1972

14 Mar 1972

Sunset Cemetery

w/o Charles Ray Ballard

Steele

Joseph B.

Age 75

05 Mar 1972

14 Mar 1972

Sunset Cemetery

2 sons

Marye

Ambrose Madison

Age 84

07 Mar 1972

14 Mar 1972

White Memorial Cemetery, Shawsville, Va

father Major Madison Ellis Marye

Otey

Lura Ann Hamlin Shaver

22 Jul 1870

08 Mar 1972

16 Mar 1972

Jennelle Cemetery

w/o Gordon Cloyd Otey

Johnson

Rev. Norman

15 Mar 1972

21 Mar 1972

Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Stanton

h/o Mary McClure Johnson

Ragland

Clifford S.

Age 76

15 Mar 1972

21 Mar 1972

Union Cemetery, Ulrichsville, Ohio

h/o Beatrice S. Ragland

Hardigree

Jerry B.

Age 41

07 Mar 1972

21 Mar 1972

Aiken Memorial Park; Aiken, Sc.

h/o Fratie Smith Hardigree

Hudson

Sallie Vest

Age 85

21 Mar 1972

23 Mar 1972

Vest Cemetery

w/o Archie D. Hudson

Johnson

Janet Sue

Age 18

19 Mar 1972

23 Mar 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

d/o James G. Johnson, Sr.

Fisher

Mary Lou Bryant

Age 71

11 Mar 1972

23 Mar 1972

Sunnyside Cemetery

w/o Enos R. Fisher

Hypes

Richard Gene

Age 36

19 Mar 1972

28 Mar 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

h/o Phyllis Sowers Hypes

Linkous

Carry Jane

Age 86

23 Mar 1972

28 Mar 1972

Linkous Family Cemetery

w/o Harvey Crockett Linkous

Paige

Douglas Marvin

02 Apr 1972

13 Apr 1972

Wake Forest Cemetery, McCoy

Car accident; s/o George W. Paige

Hale

Andy M.

Age 61

28 Mar 1972

04 Apr 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

h/o Mamie Caldwell Hale

Cardwell

William H.

Age 77

26 Mar 1972

04 Apr 1972

Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va

McPherson

Ballard Clarence

Age 66

27 Mar 1972

04 Apr 1972

Hall Cemetery

bro/o Kate Bowles of Blacksburg

Scott

William Royal

Age 61

01 Apr 1972

06 Apr 1972

Scott Family Cemetery, McCoy, Va

h/o Laura Austin Scott

Broce

Joe Gilbert, Jr.

Infant

03 Apr 1972

13 Apr 1972

New Mount Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery

Winters

Jack Wesley

Age 24

04 Apr 1972

13 Apr 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

h/o Linda Caldwell Winters

Odegard

William T., Sr.

Age 55

02 Apr 1972

13 Apr 1972

Sunset Cemetery

w/o William T. Odegard, Sr.

Lacy

Charles J.

03 Apr 1972

13 Apr 1972

Sunset Cemetery

died in Charleston, Sc.

Early

Annie Smith

Age 76

04 Apr 1972

13 Apr 1972

Family Cemetery, Fagg, Va

w/o James R. Early

Quesenberry

Pearlie Mae Phillips

Age 79

06 Apr 1972

13 Apr 1972

Captian George Quesenberry Cemetery

w/o Hosea Lee Quesenberry

Poff

Daughter

Infant

07 Apr 1972

13 Apr 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

d/o Paul E. Poff

Jewell

Ruth Banton

Age 76

08 Apr 1972

13 Apr 1972

Sunset Cemetery

w/o Albert Jewell

Bower

Della Howery

Age 78

11 Apr 1972

13 Apr 1972

Red Oak Grove Church Cemetery, Floyd, Va

w/o Cloy Bower

Belcher

Avon Lynn

Age 56

09 Apr 1972

13 Apr 1972

Wilson Cemetery

w/o C. B. Belcher

Woolwine

Eva Epperly

Age 59

09 Apr 1972

13 Apr 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

w/o Trigg Mosby Woolwine

Dillon

Cora Green

Age 89

23 Mar 1972

13 Apr 1972

Sunset Cemetery

w/o Otey Dillon

Musselman

Mary A.

Age 81

30 Mar 1972

13 Apr 1972

Sunset Cemetery

w/o George Musselman

Avore

Rebecca Sadler

Age 26

13 Apr 1972

18 Apr 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

w/o Donald Jules Avore

Hawley

Curtis Brown

Age 72

15 Apr 1972

18 Apr 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

h/o Blanche Honeycutt Hawley

Davis

Blanche Courtney (Miss)

Age 73

10 Apr 1972

18 Apr 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

1 aunt and several cousins

Givens

Mary huffman

Age 83

11 Apr 1972

18 Apr 1972

Ross Cemetery; Craig County, Va

w/o Dr. Frank C. Givens

Harris

Jean Johnson

09 Apr 1972

18 Apr 1972

Pugh cemetery, Sugar Grove

w/o Ret. Air Force Major,  M. V. Harris

Harmon

Lydia Mae

Age 67

14 Apr 1972

18 Apr 1972

Topeco Cemetery; Floyd County, Va

mother of William B. Harmon

Mangus

Charles Frank

16 Oct 1900

12 Apr 1972

18 Apr 1972

Haymakertown Cemetery, Daleville

h/o Byrd Johnson Manges

Dudley

Nellie Sue (Miss)

Age 77

13 Apr 1972

20 Apr 1972

Belmont Christian Church Cemetery

sister and brother

Roedel

Frances Stone

Age 67

15 Apr 1972

20 Apr 1972

Sunset Cemetery

two brothers

Luckado

Henry

Age 45

14 Apr 1972

20 Apr 1972

Sunset Cemetery

h/o Beulah

Gray

Edgar R.

Age 61

16 Apr 1972

20 Apr 1972

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

h/o Thelma Hale Gray

Ridinger

C. Ray

Age 66

19 Apr 1972

27 Apr 1972

Sunset Cemetery

2 sisters survive

Brumfield

Lou Vinie Craighead

Age 78

20 Apr 1972

27 Apr 1972

Sunset Cemetery

w/o Reuben J. Brumfield, Sr.

Ridinger

Everett L.

Age 74

20 Apr 1972

27 Apr 1972

Brooksville, Florida

h/o Emma Ridinger

Black

Rena Cadugan

Age 73

20 Apr 1972

27 Apr 1972

St. Petersburg, Fl.

Auto Accident

Hixon

Charlie L.

Age 62

17 Apr 1972

27 Apr 1972

West Chapel Cemetery, West Virginia

s/o William Hixon

Hollandsworth

Burman Theodore

Age 70

17 Apr 1972

27 Apr 1972

Hollandsworth Cemetery, Floyd County, Va.

h/o Ocie Phillips Hollandsworth

Fender

C. G.

Age 95

22 Apr 1972

27 Apr 1972

Sparta, N. C.

son W. B. Fender, Pilot, Va.

Garnett

Luther W.

Age 77

01 May 1972

04 May 1972

Correll Cemetery, Shawsville, Va.

dau. Mrs. Albert White

Harmon

Richard E.

Age 54

30 Apr 1972

04 May 1972

Jacksonville Cemetery, Floyd, Va

h/o Lorena Slusher Harmon

Henderson

Reta Whitlock

Age 73

24 Apr 1972

09 May 1972

Westview Cemetery ~Blacksburg

w/o Robert Henderson

Lee

James William

Age 79

21 Apr 1972

09 May 1972

Spruce Run Cemetery, Newport

h/o Ada Phipps Lee

Grady

Thomas W.

Age 71

22 Apr 1972

09 May 1972

St. Peters Cemetery, Derby, Ct.

h/o Mary K. Cullen Grady

Landry

Aurore Marie Lacroix

Age 56

17 Apr 1972

09 May 1972

Riverside Cemetery, Haynesville, Maine

w/o Glen T. Landry