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Edward Dean Wilborn

February 4, 1964 — December 18, 2021

Edward Dean Wilborn

Edward Dean “Poncho” Wilborn of Scottsburg, VA passed away December 18, 2021 from Congestive Heart Failure.  He was born in South Boston, VA on February 4, 1964 and was 57 years of age. He was the son of the late Raymond Edward Wilborn and the late Lillian Irene Hudson.


He was a former truck driver which was his passion. Edward loved animals and rescued many. Edward also loved children and spent every year distributing toys to disadvantaged children. To honor his memory please take heart health seriously and take care of yourself.


Edward Dean Wilborn is survived by:

His Partner

Cindy Gallant

His Brother

Linwood Hudson and wife Kristy

His Nieces

Kate and Claire

His cherished dogs

Bug Jack, Zuri and Bella


***Preceded in death by***

His Beloved Pet



A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 15, 2022 at 2:00 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Don Bryant officiating.  


The family will receive friends Saturday, one hour prior to the service.


For memorials, please consider Halifax Dog Squad, P.O. Box 418, South Boston, VA 24592.


Online condolences may be directed to


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

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Saturday, January 15, 2022

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