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Connie Kay Spitzer

Connie Kay Spitzer, age 75 of Rocky Mount passed away on Wednesday,
January 31, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, Wilson B.
Spitzer and Helena Arnett Spitzer. Connie retired from the county
government working in the human resources division. Per Connie’s request
services will be private. Arrangements by Flora Funeral Service and
Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.

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Marie B. Whitt

MarieWhittMarie B. Whitt, 87, passed away Friday, January 26, 2018 at her home in Rocky
Mount, surrounded by her family. She was born August 1, 1930 to Harry and Nola
Brown. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Wallace
Brown; and sister, Mabel Kirks. She is survived by her two brothers, Linwood Brown
(Ava) and Douglas Brown (Joanne); her two daughters, Judy Brodie (Steve) and
Natalie White (Allan); five grandchildren, Kristi Gillispie (Danny Prillaman), Casey
Eanes (Whitney), Johnathan Brodie (Bridget), Jason White (Kimberly) and
Christopher White (Danielle); along with six great-grandchildren, Brandon Hale,
Emerson Gillispie, Brodie and Kellyn Eanes, Willow White and Campbell White. She
was blessed with many special cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. She loved
getting together and playing Skip Bo. Anyone who met Marie-loved her. She was a
wonderful example of a Christian lady and was an active member of Bethlehem
United Methodist Church. Her family, friends and church family were the love of her
life. A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, February 3, at
11:00 a.m. at Bethlehem United Methodist Church in Sydnorsville, Virginia. Judy and
Natalie would like to THANK her doctors in Rocky Mount, Betina Muse, PA , nurse
Tammy, her cardiologist in Roanoke, Dr. Joseph Austin & staff,  the ER at Carilion
Roanoke, a special tech, Brandi in the ER who helped get mom a bed quickly. Also
the 10th floor Palliative Care Unit at Carilion Roanoke Memorial for taking such good
care of our lovely mom. Memorials can be made to: Bethlehem United Methodist
Church, 2101 Goose Dam Road, Rocky Mt., VA 24151 or Hill Memorial Baptist
Church, 2359 Appalachian Drive, Martinsville, VA 24112. Arrangements by Flora
Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.

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Kenneth Lee Crawford

Kenneth Lee Crawford, age 78 of Fork Mountain died Sunday, January 28,
2018. Surviving are his wife, Betty Crawford; numerous other family and
friends. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Arrangements by
Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.

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Justin Boyd Atkins

Justin Boyd Atkins, age 60 of Ferrum died Tuesday, January 23, 2018. He
was preceded in death by his parents, James and Gladys Boyd Atkins; and
brothers, Jimmy, Jesse, and Joel Atkins. Surviving are his children, Tim Utt
and Justina Rusgrove; five grandchildren; and brother, Jerry (Susie) Atkins.
Graveside services will be held 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Boyd Family
Cemetery. Arrangements by Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center,
Rocky Mount.

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Nannie Hodges Holland

NannieHollandNannie Hodges Holland, age 81 of Glade Hill passed away on Tuesday,
January 23, 2018. Mrs. Holland was born March 5, 1936, a daughter of the
late, John William (Cova) and Pearl Hodges. She was also preceded in
death by her husband, Johnny Holland; brother, Walter Hodges; sisters,
Irene McGuire, Peggy Hawks, Gertrude Prater and Edith Wray. She is
survived by her daughter, Bonnie Smith (Billy Joe); grandchildren, Tina
Sue Manning (Steve), Betty Jo Pickeral and BJ Smith (Amy); step-
granddaughter, Krystal Holland Woolridge; six great grandchildren; four
great-great- grandchildren; sisters, Louise Lynch, Elizabeth Holcomb
(Blaine), Joyce Hudson, Maxine Weeks (Wayne) and Brenda Furrow
(Wray); sister-in- law, Sylvia Hodges; very special niece, Sandra Scott.
Funeral services will be conducted from Henry Fork Church of the
Brethren 2 p.m. Thursday with Pastor Ronald Coleman officiating.
Interment will follow in Hodges-Lynch Cemetery. Her family will receive
friends 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Henry Fork Church. Arrangements by Flora
Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.