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Curtis Daniel Seamster, Sr.

August 12, 1935 — August 26, 2019

Curtis Daniel Seamster, Sr.

Curtis Daniel Seamster, Sr. of South Boston, VA passed away August 26, 2019.  He was born in Halifax County, VA on August 12, 1935 and was 84 years of age. He was the son of the late Lester Howard Seamster and the late Lilly Mae Whitemore Seamster. He was married to Barbara L. Kates Seamster who survives.


He was a member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church.  


Curtis Seamster, survived by:

His Wife

Barbara L. Kates Seamster

His Children

Daniel Seamster, Jr. and fiancée Mitsy Roller of South Boston

Russell Thomas Seamster of South Boston

Timothy Wayne Seamster of Danville

Cynthia Seamster Hudson and husband David of Alton

Seven Grandchildren

Twelve Great Grandchildren


***Preceded in death by***

One Great Grandchild

Nolan Short

Three Brothers and Two sisters


A funeral service will be held Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 3:00 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bill Wilkins officiating. Burial to follow in Mt. Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery.


The family will receive friends Thursday, one hour prior to the service at Powell Funeral Home and other times at his home, 2055 Mt. Zion Church Rd., South Boston, VA 24592.


For memorials please consider American Heart Association, 4217 Park Pack Place Ct., Glen Allen, VA 23060 or Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.


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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Thursday, August 29, 2019

2:00 - 2:45 pm (Eastern time)

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

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