Michael Wade France born November 18, 1949 of Penhook, VA passed away Tuesday, July 27th after a short illness. He is survived by wife, Barbara Martin France; son, James Michael France of Salem; and daughter, Kayla Michelle France of Wytheville. He also leaves behind sisters, Daphne Allman, Faye Angell and husband Wayne, Dolores Hudson, and Sharon Angell; as well as brothers, Posey and wife Carolyn, Pat and wife Barbara Bowles France; and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by parents, Frank and Edith Potter France; and brother, Rennie France. Visitation for friends and family will be held by Flora Funeral Service in Rocky Mount, Virginia.