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Isabel Crews Thomason

February 18, 1929 — March 4, 2021

Isabel Crews Thomason

Isabel Crews Thomason of South Boston, VA passed away March 4, 2021.  She was born in Halifax, VA on February 18, 1929 and was 92 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Abraham Lincoln Crews and the late Bessie Hailey Crews. She was married to the late Robert L. Thomason.


She was a member of Black Walnut Baptist Church where she was active in the “Sunshiners” Group.  


Isabel Crews Thomson is survived by:

Her Daughter

Linda Anderson Shelton of Cluster Springs

Three Grandchildren

Jamie Shelton (Christina) of Clover

Amy Anderson and husband Brandon Anderson of Jacksonville, FL

Chuck Shelton of South Boston

Five Great-Grandchildren

Kody, Madison, and Jamie Leigh Shelton, Ashton and Haydyn Anderson

One Great-Great Grandchild

Graycee Shelton


***Preceded in death by***

Two Brothers

Jeff and Bailey Crews


A funeral service will be held Sunday, March 7, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. at Black Walnut Baptist Church with the Rev. Raymond Wooten and Rev. Larry Davis officiating. Burial to follow in church cemetery. In keeping with CDC guidelines regarding COVID-19, we recommend the earing of face masks and social distancing.


The family will receive friends Sunday, one hour prior to the service at the church and other times at her home.


For memorials, please consider 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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Sunday, March 7, 2021

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Funeral Service

Sunday, March 7, 2021

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