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Betty Smith Sneed

October 16, 1951 — May 22, 2022

Betty Smith Sneed

Betty Smith Sneed of Halifax, VA passed away May 22, 2022.  She was born in Halifax County, VA on October 16, 1951, and was 70 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Thomas E. Smith and the late Martha Martin Smith.


She was a long-time member of Bethel Baptist Church. Betty loved to bake cakes, cupcakes, and cookies. She will be remembered as a loving and caring lady who loved to do for others.


Betty Smith Sneed is survived by:

Her Son

Timothy Alan Sneed (Merrylene) of South Boston


Brandon Alexander Sneed

Kane Andrew Sneed


Martha Thompson (Joe) of Rocky Mount, NC

Doris Butler of Georgetown, SC

Deborah Rudder of South Boston

Virginia Roberts (Roy) of Alton

Nancy McVicker of Apopka. FL


Kenneth Smith of Halifax

Host of Nieces and Nephews


***Preceded in death by***


Bertha Terry, Edith Allen, Henry Lee Smith, and Melvin Thomas Smith


A funeral service will be held Saturday, May 28, 2022, at 2:00 P.M. Bethel Baptist Church with the Rev. Kevin Moen and Rev. Greg Thomas officiating. Burial to follow in church cemetery.


The family will receive friends Saturday, one hour prior to the service at the church and other times at 3110 East Hyco Road, South Boston, VA.


For memorials, please consider Bethel Baptist Church, 4198 Bethel Rd., Scottsburg, VA 24589 or Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.


Online condolences may be directed to


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

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Past Services


Saturday, May 28, 2022

1:00 - 1:45 pm (Eastern time)

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Funeral Service

Saturday, May 28, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

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