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Filename Date Submitter
Obituaries
Georgia "Georgie" Odell (MORRIS; Mrs. Cleveland G.) BABB, of Petersburg
 ~ Southampton Co. native, d. 3 Dec 1976, age 83
 ~ interred in Riverside Cemetery (Section I, Plot 16A), Courtland
Sep 2015 Bruce Saunders
Benjamin Eason BAILEY, of Ettrick, machine operator for Litmus Optical Co.
 ~ formerly of Southampton Co., d. 11 Jan 1960, Petersburg, age 62
 ~ interred in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg
Feb 2012 Bruce Saunders
William Edward BAILEY, Emporia town councilman, merchant & bank president
 ~ b. 27 Aug 1857, Greensville Co., d. 23 Feb 1905, at home, Emporia
 ~ interred in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg
Jun 2015 Matt Harris
Rebecca Ann (LEE HALE; Mrs. Mack D.) BARNES, of Wakefield, formerly of Petersburg
 ~ retired owner/operator of Barnes Grocery
 ~ Sussex Co. native?, d. 2 Jun 1981, Hopewell, age 85
 ~ interred in Wakefield Cemetery
Apr 2016 Carolyn Keen
Joseph Selester BRADSHAW, 20-year resident of Prince George Co.
 ~ b. 2 Oct 1897, Southampton Co., d. 12 Oct 1947, at home, near Rives School
 ~ interred in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg
Jul 2012 Sandra Beaver
Frederica Bremer (MCGUIRE; Mrs. W.J.) BROWN
 ~ Suffolk native, d. 28 Dec 1898, Petersburg, age ca. 47
 ~ interred in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Suffolk
May 2010 Bruce Saunders
Benjamin Franklin DARRACOTT, 3 Nov 1858 Apr 2001 Mary Jane Thomas Stokes
Samuel Moody DOBIE, of Washington, DC, formerly of Richmond & Petersburg
 ~ Yale native, d. 13 May 1953, Washington, DC
 ~ interred in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg
 ~ obit appended to the McGEE-ROCHELLE family Bible
Aug 2013 Sloan Mason
Dr. Charles S. DODD
 ~ b. 1881, d. 16 May 1958, at home, Petersburg
 ~ interred in Woodbine Cemetery, Harrisonburg
 ~ obit found in the McGEE-ROCHELLE family Bible
Aug 2013 Sloan Mason
Manie (FERGUSON; Mrs. Horace E.) EDWARDS
 ~ formerly of Southampton Co., d. 6 Sep 1956, Petersburg, age 77
 ~ interred in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg
Sep 2010 Bruce Saunders
Richard Thomas FRAZIER, Confederate veteran
 ~ b. 11 Aug 1838, Petersburg, d. 20 Feb 1920, at home, Walters
 ~ interred in Mount Carmel Christian Church Cemetery (unmarked), Walters
Jul 2014 Bruce Saunders
Bessie (LOWE; Mrs. Frank L.) GALE
 ~ b. 7 Sep 1886, Isle of Wight Co., d. 3 May 1952, at home, Newport News
 ~ interred in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg
Aug 2017 Carolyn Keen & Bruce Saunders
Elnora Gladys (SIMMONS; Mrs. W. Garland {Sr.}) HARRIS, of Petersburg
 ~ Southampton Co. native, d. in childbirth 22 Mar 1924, Petersburg, age 21
 ~ interred in Blandford Cemetery (Ward FF, Section 12, Square 5b), Petersburg
Jun 2015 Matt Harris
Lillie (BAILEY; James F. Sr.) HOLLAND, of Petersburg
 ~ Southampton Co. native, d. 26 Jan 1987, age 89
 ~ interred in Wakefield Cemetery
May 2012 Bruce Saunders
James Nurney JOYNER {Sr.}, of Petersburg, former taxi operator
 ~ Southampton Co. native, d. 28 Jan 1967, age 80
 ~ interred in Sycamore Baptist Church Cemetery
Mar 2012 Joan Brinkley &
Bruce Saunders
Julia (PARDON; Mrs. Benjamin F.) JOYNER, formerly of Franklin
 ~ Southampton Co. native, d. 15 Jan 1927, Petersburg, age 63
 ~ interred in Poplar Spring Cemetery (Section 2, Plot 103), Franklin
May 2010 Bruce Saunders
Annie Mae (SPIVEY; Mrs. Guy C. Sr.) LAINE, of Peterburg
 ~ b. near Sedley, Southampton Co., d. 23 Jan 1960
 ~ interred in Central Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
Feb 2012 Bruce Saunders
John A. LIVESAY, sawyer
 ~ killed in accident, 17 Sep 1910, Camp's Arringdale Mill, Butterworth
 ~ interred in Petersburg
Apr 2015 Bruce Saunders
Lula Pauline (COGGIN; Mrs. Guy K.) MARSHALL, of Petersburg
 ~ NC native, d. 2 Oct 1937, Richmond, age 54
 ~ interred in Poplar Spring Cemetery (Section 2, Plot 14), Franklin
Dec 2014 Bruce Saunders
Jethro Wade MUNFORD {Sr.}, of Petersburg
 ~ b. Southampton Co., d. 22 Feb 1961, age 51
 ~ interred in Sycamore Baptist Church Cemetery (Row 4, Plot 37)
Mar 2012 Joan Brinkley &
Bruce Saunders
Sallie Vida MURFEE, principal of the D.M. Brown School
 ~ Southampton Co. native, d. 7 Oct 1942, at home, Petersburg, age 53
 ~ interred in Thomas Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery, Drewryville
Apr 2015 Bruce Saunders
Jesse Francis MURRELL, formerly of Suffolk, former Boykins merchant
 ~ Southampton Co. native, d. 2 Jun 1935, Norfolk, age 75
 ~ interred in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg
Feb 2011 William J. DelMonte &
Bruce Saunders
Elizabeth Jane "Janie" (LUFSEY; Mrs. Joseph McGee) NELMS
 ~ b. 1857, Petersburg, d. 23 Mar 1920, at home, Nansemond Co.
 ~ interred in Bethlehem Christian Church Cemetery (Lot 134)
May 2008 Deborah Parker
Mary Fannie (ATKINS; Mrs. William T.) NEWMAN
 ~ Isle of Wight Co. native, d. 22 Feb 1905, at home, Petersburg, age 33
 ~ interred in Central Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
Jun 2015 Matt Harris
Anne H. "Nannie" (ATKINSON; Mrs. Hinson C.) PARKER
 ~ Smithfield native, d. 20 Dec 1938, at niece's home, Petersburg, age 83
 ~ interred in Ivy Hill Cemetery, Smithfield
Jun 2015 Matt Harris
Cuthbert William POPE, Sr., life insurance businessman
 ~ Southampton Co. native, d. 2 Nov 1922, at home, Petersburg, age 74
 ~ interred in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg
Nov 2009 Bruce Saunders
Adelaide (GRIZZARD; Mrs. Joshua H.) POWELL, of Petersburg
 ~ d. 11 Mar 1934
 ~ interred in Beechwood Cemetery (Annex 1, Section F, Plot 9, Grave 18), Boykins
Feb 2011 William J. DelMonte &
Bruce Saunders
Joan Elizabeth RAWLINGS, daughter of Charlie C. & Mary Elizabeth (LAINE) RAWLINGS, of Petersburg
 ~ Harrisonburg native, d. 6 Mar 1966, Petersburg, age 12
 ~ interred in Waverly Cemetery
Oct 2012 Bruce Saunders
Elsie (MURRELL; Mrs. Hugh P.) RICHARDSON, of Petersburg
 ~ Southampton Co. native, d. 2 Jul 1961
 ~ interred in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg
Apr 2012 Bruce Saunders
Charles Urquhart ROGERS, of Norfolk ~ obit · death certificate
 ~ Southampton Co. native, d. 24 Apr 1934, Norfolk, age 29
 ~ interred in the Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg
Apr 2011 William J. DelMonte &
Bruce Saunders
Mabel Claire (EDWARDS; Mrs. J. Ernest) ROGERS, of Dendron
 ~ b. 18 May 1872, Isle of Wight Co., d. 15 Sep 1928, Richmond
 ~ interred in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg
Sep 2017 Carolyn Keen & Bruce Saunders
John Nicholas ROWE, Universal Life Insurance agent
 ~ Franklin native, d. 8 May 1940, at home, Dinwiddie Co., age 67
 ~ interred in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg
Apr 2012 Bruce Saunders
Clifton H. SEELEY [SEELY], of Petersburg, retired Wakefield farmer
 ~ charter member & first president of the Wakefield Ruritan Club
 ~ OH native, d. 27 May 1956, Petersburg, age 80
 ~ interred in Wakefield Cemetery
Apr 2016 Carolyn Keen & Matt Harris
Dr. Hugh Cox SMITH, Baptist minister
 ~ b. 15 Feb 1854, Petersburg, d. 29 Jan 1931, at daughter's home, Huntington, WV
 ~ interred in Thomas Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery, Drewryville
Apr 2015 Bruce Saunders
John Caspar STORTZ, miller for E. Myers distillery
 ~ native of Germany, suicide 11 Aug 1872, Appomattox R., Petersburg, age ca. 38
 ~ likely interred in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg
Jan 2017 Anne Marie Piland
Mary Suzanne THOMAS, daughter of Thornton W. & Jean (HALBERT) THOMAS, of Whaleyville
 ~ d. 28 Apr 1948, at maternal grandparents' home, Petersburg, age 6 months
 ~ interred in Thomas Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery, Drewryville
Apr 2015 Bruce Saunders
Edward Francis WHITE (Sr.), of Henrico Co., formerly of Petersburg, retired banker
 ~ Southampton Co. native, d. 8 Dec 1975, age 81
 ~ interred in Poplar Spring Cemetery (Section 2, Plot 99A), Franklin
Jun 2014 Bruce Saunders
Wilbur T. WHITEHEAD, Georgia-Pacific supervisor
 ~ Southampton Co. native, d. 24 Dec 1981, age 61
 ~ interred in Riverside Cemetery (Section II, Plot 59), Courtland
Jul 2011 Bruce Saunders
Mary (MUNFORD; Mrs. Harvey L.) WILLIAMS, of Colonial Heights, retired from Brown & Williamson
 ~ Southampton Co. native, d. 16 Feb 1991, age 78
 ~ interred in Southlawn Memorial Park, Petersburg
Jun 2012 Joan Brinkley &
Bruce Saunders
Lalla R. (SWAIN; Mrs. James T.) WILSON
 ~ b. 31 Jan 1877, Petersburg, d. 16 Jun 1933, at home, near Benns Church
 ~ St. Luke's Memorial Park, Benns Church
Aug 2017 Carolyn Keen & Bruce Saunders
Obituaries, <">American Constellation, May-Dec 1834 Jun 1999 Charles & Susan Wilson


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