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Eva Hughes Coates Hagood

March 8, 1930 — October 10, 2022

Eva Hughes Coates Hagood

Eva Hughes Coates Hagood of South Boston, VA passed away October 10, 2022.  She was born in Halifax County, VA on March 8, 1930 and was 92 years of age.  She was the daughter of the late Woodson Hughes and the late Ruth Nichols Hughes.  She was first married to Rupert Dean Coates, Sr. and later to the late Dr. Warren Cleaton Hagood.


She was an LPN with the labor and delivery in Halifax Regional Hospital.  Eva enjoyed nursing more than anything else.


Eva Hughes Coates Hagood is survived by:

Her Children

Rebecca Ann Coates Satterfield of Danville

Rupert Dean Coates Jr. and wife Linda of Danville

Two Grandchildren

Amy Satterfield Wilkerson and husband Anthony of South Boston

Charles Allen Satterfield of Reidsville, NC

Three Great Grandchildren


***Preceded in death by***


Frances H. Ramsey, Virginia H. Palmer, Catherine H. Foster, Rebecca Hughes, and William “Billy” Hughes


A graveside service will be Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at 11:00 A.M. at Oak Ridge Cemetery with the Rev. Vance Midgett officiating.


The family will receive friends immediately following the service at graveside.


For memorials, please consider Sentara Halifax Regional Hospice, 2204 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements entrusted to Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Wednesday, October 12, 2022

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