Petersburg Obituaries

Petersburg Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Petersburg, VA

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  • Thursday | via WAVY-TV Portsmouth 


    Virginia legislators and Prince George County officials, as well as state and local law enforcement, will gather Friday in Prince George County to dedicate the Route 301 bridge over Interstate 95 in memory of Virginia State Police Trooper Nathan-Michael W. Smith. Trooper Smith, 27, died on September 21, 2015 when his patrol car ran off the left side of the Interstate 295 exit ramp and crashed into the wood line in Prince George County.


  • Wednesday Oct 12 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Robert G. - Papa Bob' Claar

    "Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, and into His courts with praise: be thankful unto Him, and bless His name." Psalm 100:4 Robert G. Claar, 60, went home to be with the Lord on Monday afternoon at Altoona Center for Nursing Care due to a pulmonary embolism.


  • Wednesday Oct 12 | via Powhatan Today 

    Chesterfield police ID Petersburg man killed Saturda...

    A man who died Saturday in a fiery crash in Chesterfield County has been identified as Donnell A. Tucker, 48, of Petersburg. Police said Tucker was driving east on East Hundred Road about 1:45 a.m. when it left the road, struck a sign and caught fire.


  • Monday Oct 10 | via Martinsville Bulletin 

    CUNNINGHAM, Brenda Galloway

    Petersburg, Va., departed this life on Wednesday, October 5, 2016. She was born on June 22, 1957 in Ridgeway, Va.


  • Monday Oct 3 | via Powhatan Today 

    Man shot to death on front porch in Petersburg

    About 9 p.m., officers were called to the 100 block of Shore Street, police said. There they found Steven Wesson, 60, dead on the porch.


  • Saturday Oct 1 | via WTVR Richmond 

    Mother says man gunned down was in wrong place at wr...

    The mother of a man shot and killed in front of a Petersburg home early Saturday morning said her son was in the wrong place at the wrong time. Officers were called to the 4000 block of Nottoway Street off of East Wythe Street around 6:30 a.m. for a report of a person down.


  • Sunday Sep 25 | via Stars and Stripes 

    Maine Civil War veteran receives final salute as he'...

    During a solemn, dignified ceremony on Saturday, the remains of a Civil War veteran received one final salute before burial in a local cemetery after being lost for nearly a century. The ceremony to bury the cremated remains of Army Pvt.