Jeffress Funeral Home
 2000 North Main Street - South Boston,VA 24592
 434.572.2046 
​Stanley L. Jeffress - Owner
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MRS. BRENDA GALE PALMER BROADNAX

Mrs. Brenda Palmer Broadnax of South Boston, VA died on Sunday, February 10th at her residence at the age of 69.

Mrs. Broadnax was born in Halifax County, VA on September 17, 1949 to the late Mr. Samuel Palmer, Jr. and the late Mrs. Clara Carrington Palmer. She was married to the late Mr. James Broadnax, and was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church, South Boston, VA. Mrs. Broadnax was a long time resident of Atlantic City, NJ where she was employed as a CNA at Seashore Gardens and was also a school crossing guard with the Atlantic City Police Department.

Mrs. Broadnax is survived by (1) son: Mr. Brent J. Broadnax (Shalonna) of Roswell, GA; (1) grandson: Mr. Jameson Broadnax of Harrisonburg, VA; (2) sisters: Mrs. Cheryl Coleman of Richmond, VA, and Mrs. Rhonda Norwood of South Boston, VA; (2) uncles: Mr. Robert Furges and Rev. Sandy Palmer, both of South Boston, VA; her mother-in-law: Mrs. Christine Hunt Broadnax of Emporia, VA; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

  
Funeral services for Mrs. Brenda Palmer Broadnax will be Thursday, February 14th at 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Olive Baptist Church with Bishop Michael Byrd as eulogist. Burial will follow in Holy City Church Cemetery in Skippers, VA.

Public viewing for family and friends will be Wednesday, February 13th from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston, VA.

  
Funeral arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, 2000 North Main Street, South Boston, VA. 

MICHEAL LAMONT GOODE

Mr. Michael Lamont Goode of South Boston, VA, died on Thursday, February 7th at his residence at the age of 50.

Mr. Goode was born in Halifax County, VA on June 7, 1968 to Ms. Jean Marie Tucker and was a member of Union Grove C. M. E. Church.

Mr. Goode is survived by (1) daughter: Ms. Ariel Goode of South Boston, VA; (1) son: Mr. Jordan Goode of Killeen, TX; (1) step-daughter: Ms. Aspen Anderson of Killeen, TX; (1) grandson: Mikhi Ballou of South Boston, VA; his mother: Ms. Jean Marie Tucker of South Boston, VA; (2) sisters: Ms. Marlissa Tucker and Ms. Connie Tucker, both of South Boston, VA; (1) brother: Mr. Ardell Tucker of Roanoke, VA; godparents: Mr. Clarence and Mrs. Evelyn Ferrell of Alton, VA; (3) sisters: Mrs. Nancy Pulliam (Larry) and Ms. Margaret Watson, all of Alton, VA and Ms. Susannah Teeters-Bishop of Richmond, VA; (2) brothers: Mr. Giles Ferrell of Richmond, VA, and Mr. Clarence Ferrell of Alton, VA; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends including the devoted, Mr. Larry Pulliam and Mr. Robert Featherston. He was preceded in death by (1) brother: Mr. Dakiegh Ferrell.

 
Funeral services for Mr. Michael Lamont Goode will be Wednesday, February 13th at Union Grove C.M.E. Church at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Charles Hudson as eulogist. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Public viewing for family and friends will be Tuesday, February 12th from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the home of Mr. Clarence and Mrs. Evelyn Ferrell, 4032 Turbeville Road, Alton, VA.

Funeral arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, 2000 North Main Street, South Boston, VA. 

  
 MRS. MARY ELLEN COLEMAN

Mrs. Mary Ellen Coleman of Guill Town Road, Clover, VA died on Thursday, January 31st at Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital at the age of 91.

Mrs. Coleman was born in Halifax County, VA on April 8, 1927 to the late Mr. Otis Dixon and Mrs. Ellen Dixon. She was married to the late Mr. Amos Coleman and was a member of First Baptist Church in Meadville, VA.

Mrs. Coleman is survived by (1) daughter: Mrs. Yvonne Carter (George) of Clover, VA; (1) son: Mr. Gordon Coleman of South Boston, VA; (10) grandchildren; (5) great grandchildren; (7) great great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends including the devoted Mrs. Katherine McCargo and Mrs. Lossie Miller. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by (1) son: Mr. Amos Dixon Coleman and (5) siblings.

Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Ellen Coleman will be Saturday, February 9th at First Baptist Church in Meadville at 2 p.m. with Pastor Fabion Poindexter and Rev. Robert Wimbish, eulogist. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Public viewing for family and friends will be Friday, February 8th from 10 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. The family will receive friends at the residence, 1143 Guill Town Road, Clover, VA.

Funeral arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, 2000 North Main Street, South Boston, VA.