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Hester Mae Satterfield

January 29, 1927 — June 29, 2021

Hester Mae Satterfield

Hester Mae Lindsey Satterfield of Vernon Hill, VA passed away June 29, 2021.  She was born in Pittsylvania County on January 29, 1927 and was 94 years of age. She was the daughter of the late John Hester Lindsey and Willie Mae Griffin Lindsey. She was married to the late James Melvin Satterfield, Sr.


She was a member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church where she served on the Hostess Committee and the flower committee. Hester retired form Burlington Industries after 30 years of dedicated service. She will be remembered as a devoted Christian, loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend.


Hester Mae L. Satterfield is survived by:

Her Children

Betty Moore and husband Jerry of Halifax

Melinda Lewis of South Boston

Jay Satterfield and wife Anna of Vernon Hill

Eight Grandchildren

Randy Moore (Amy), Michelle Holland, Michael Lewis (Amy), Lindsay Spencer (J.R.), Brittany Lewis, Jason Satterfield and Johanna Armitage (Justin)

Ten Great-Grandchildren

One Great-Great Grandchild

One Sister

Katie Henderson (Ray) of Richmond


Special thanks to her caregivers

Marsha Woods and Brenda Howerton


***Preceded in death by***

One Grandchild

Nathan Moore


Edith Barton, Waylon Lindsey, Gracie Lindsey and Edna Barton


Wayne Lewis


A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 3, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church with the Rev. Bill Wilkins and Rev. Russell Terry officiating.


The family will receive friends Friday evening from 7:00 until 8:30 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home and other times at her home.


For memorials, please consider Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, 10160 Mountain Road, Vernon Hill, VA 24597


Online condolences may be directed to


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

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Friday, July 2, 2021

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Saturday, July 3, 2021

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