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Henry Jackson Irby

February 18, 1924 — September 7, 2020

Henry Jackson Irby

Henry Jackson Irby of Sutherlin, VA passed away September 7, 2020.  He was born in Halifax County, VA on February 18, 1924 and was 96 years of age. He was the son of the late Andrew Jackson Irby and the late Maebelle Medley Irby.


He was a member of Emmanuel Episcopal Church.  


Henry Jackson Irby is survived by:

His Cousin and caregiver

Lois Sparks of Sutherlin

Host of Nieces, Nephews and extended family


***Preceded in death by***


Ann Laura Pulliam and Elsie Puckett


A graveside service will be held Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 3:30 P.M. at Emmanuel Episcopal Church Cemetery with Pastor Ryan Ware officiating.


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


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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Graveside Service

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Starts at 3:30 pm (Eastern time)

Emmanuel Episcopal Church Cemetery


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