Estelle Pagans Bolling

Estelle Pagans Bolling, age 79 of the Scruggs Community of Franklin County received her Eternal reward, January 14, 2019 at her home. She
was born December 14, 1939, a daughter of the late Pete, Sr. and Frances Pagans. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Floyd Allen Bolling who died on November 22, 2018; her brothers and sisters, Pete,Jr., Mearl, Ruby, Mildred and Drucilla; a special nephew, Jube;
grandson, Zach. Estelle was a long-time member of Mt. Ivy Christian Church serving as church custodian for over 30 years. Surviving to cherish
her memory are her three children, Allen (Marie), Hazel (Richard) and Glen; two grandchildren, Ashley (Chris) and Timmy; two great-
grandkids, Grayson and Cailyn; brothers and sisters, Henry Pagans (Shirley), Nancy Holland, Flossie Holland, Buck Pagans (Pam); sisters-in-
law, Anne Pagans and Mary Ethel Bolling; many special friends but a very special friend to Floyd and Estelle, Karen Smith; many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted at Flora Funeral Chapel, 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 19, 2019 with Ministers Ted Clifton and Steve Pasley officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Ivy Christian Church Cemetery. A Memorial meal will follow after the burial for family and friends to share memories at the church. Her family will receive friends 5-8 pm Friday, January, 18, 2019 at Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.


Judy Divers Smith

Judy Divers Smith, age 70 of Rocky Mount went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 6, 2019. She was preceded in death by her parents,
Emmett Lee and Mary Divers Davis; husband, Terry Iven “Baby” Smith; brothers, Glenn, Wilford and Larry Divers; sisters, Susie Dickerson, Mary Lee Wilson and Norma Jean Greenway. She is survived by her six children, Lisa (James) Wells, Teresa (Joe) Pruitt, Trenda (Emilio) Ruiz, Gerald “Bodie” (Ginger) Smith, Mark (Julie) Smith, and Kevin (Jennifer) Smith; grandchildren, Digger (Kim) Wells and James Wells, Amy Holland, Brad Pruitt and Kamronn, Brittney and Shea Smith, Christina, Emily, and Amber Ruiz, and Skye Smith; four great-grandchildren, Graycie, Bethany and Emma Holland and Emersynn Dunn; two brothers, Joe Divers (Millie) and Bobby Divers (Linda); one sister, Linda Divers.

Funeral services will be conducted from Flora Funeral Chapel 2:00 p.m. Thursday, January 10, 2019 with Pastor Joe Dillon officiating. Interment will follow in the Divers Family Cemetery. Her family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount, and other times at the home of Teresa Pruitt, 232 Sandridge Road, Rocky Mount, VA.


Clifton Gordon Hammock

Clifton Gordon Hammock, age 93 of Rocky Mount passed peacefully at his home on Tuesday, January 8, 2019. Gordon was born November 18, 1925
to the late Arthur and Daisy Hammock. He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Dianne Hammock. Gordon is survived by his beloved wife of
66 years, Bertha (Hall) Hammock; daughter, Lois (Raymond) Spradlin; son, Clif (Lisa) Hammock; grandchildren, Jody Hall, Shannon (Mandy)
Hall, Luke Hammock, Seth Hammock, Ashley Hammock; five great-grandchildren; and siblings, Polly (Kenneth) Esslinger, Jimmy Hammock
and Joe Hammock. Gordon was a United States Navy Veteran of World War II and retired from 3M National Advertising Company. He spent his
life surrounded by his loving family up until the last day. A memorial service will be conducted from Flora Funeral Chapel 2 p.m. Friday with
Pastor Travis Gore and Pastor Robert Meredith officiating. His family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at Flora Funeral Service and
Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.


Ann Easter Robinson

Ann RobinsonAnn Easter Robinson, born in Ferrum, VA on 10/1/1928 to Ernest and Essie Easter, passed away 1/5/2019. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Charlie Easter and wife Eleanor; and husbands, Edward Ross, Sr. and Howard Robinson. She leaves behind her most devoted companion and love - Ed O'Brien; sons, Lee Ross, spouse Patricia, David Ross, spouse Kari; grandchildren, Kelly (Joshua), Ashlin, Kirtland, Caroline and Alexander; and great grandchild, Virginia Cameron. Also, left to tell stories and laugh about Ann's antics are her nephew, E. Bruce Easter (Scott); and niece, Kim Albert and Kim's children John David and Laura. Ann worked for 39 years at the "Highway Department" in Rocky Mount, often going to work on the worst weather days, but always making sure that her boys were taken care of before heading out. She was a lifelong member of the Methodist Church, serving on committees and helping with programs. Ann will be remembered for her love of family and friends. She loved playing golf and Bridge and cooking a family dinner on Sunday nights. She moved to Smith Mountain Lake in 2005, and was always excited to have people over for boat rides or just sitting on the dock, talking until dark. Ann leaves a legacy of family, fun, fashion and good food. She was a fabulous hostess, always serving delicious foods with funny napkins, china plates and an anecdote of something that went wrong in the kitchen. The older grandchildren roll their eyes while remembering her elaborate Easter Egg Hunts and her colorful language when she burned the rolls or she couldn't remember what she had wrapped in their Christmas packages, but they would not change a single memory of her love for them. The younger grandchildren may not have such distinct memories of her, but associate the name "Grandma Ann"; with new Barbie dolls, Matchbox cars and most importantly, the feelings of love and strong family bonds. She will be missed, but her love of family lives on. Family request no flowers and that any donations be made in her memory to either the Alzheimer's Association or Rocky Mount United Methodist Church or to charity of your choice. Funeral services will be conducted from Rocky Mount United Methodist Church 11 a.m. Saturday, January 12, 2019 with Rev. Will Waller officiating. Interment will follow in Franklin Memorial Park. Her family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements by Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.


Ray Jarrells

Ray Jarrells, age 68 of Rocky Mount passed away on Tuesday, January 1, 2019 surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his father,
Robert Lee Jarrells; mother, Maudie Jarrells Allen; three brothers; two sisters; along with a special nephew, Wayne Jarrells. Ray is survived by his
wife, Mildred Pauline Jarrells; daughter and son-in-law, Melissa Jarrells Young (Steven Ray Young); three grandchildren, Nicholas Ray Young,
Jordan Price Young and Anna Marie Young. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to his church Fairview Church of the Brethren,
c/o Tommy Young, 60 Belmont Drive, Rocky Mount, VA 24151. Amemorial service will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 12, 2019 at Fairview Church of the Brethren. Arrangements by Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.