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Acie Alfred Francis

July 3, 1933 — October 28, 2020

Acie Alfred Francis

Acie Alfred Francis of Nathalie, VA passed away October 28, 2020.  He was born in Halifax County, VA on July 3, 1933 and was 87 years of age. He was the son of the late Sam Francis and the late Hallie Clay Francis. He was married to Shelia Thurman Francis who survives.


He was a lifelong farmer and in his spare time he enjoyed restoring old cars.   


Acie Alfred Francis is survived by:

His Wife

Shelia T. Francis

His Children

Anthony Brian Francis of Nathalie

Ruby Norman (Dean) of Georgia

Barbara McGuffin (Kevin) of Richmond


Nathan Francis, Travis Francis, Dylan Francis, Lucas Francis, Brittany Francis, Sara McGuffin

and Anna McGuffin

Great Grandchild

Briella Francis


Bobby Francis of Nathalie

Ella Mae Fisher of Nathalie

His four-legged companions

Lacy, Bella and Kiki



***Preceded in death by***

His Son

Acie Lewis Francis

Two brothers and four sisters


A memorial service will be held at a later date.


The family extends their sincere appreciation to the staff of Sentara Halifax Emergency Room and especially Nick.


For memorials please consider a charity of your choice.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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