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Jack Robert Wiles

May 12, 1936 — May 25, 2022

Jack Robert Wiles

Jack Robert Wiles of South Boston, VA passed away May 25, 2022.  He was born in Pittsylvania County, VA on May 12, 1936, and was 86 years of age. He was the son of the late Armistead Y. Wiles and the late Odell Owen Wiles. He was married to Carolyn Everett Wiles who survives.


He was a member of Dan River Baptist Church and retired from the United States Army National Guard.  Jack was a longtime member of Halifax County Athletic Booster Club and volunteered 25 plus years where he served 11,418 hours with Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital.


Jack R. Wiles is survived by:

His Wife

Carolyn E. Wiles

His Children

Nathan Wiles and wife Chelsea of Graham, NC

Everett C. Wiles and wife Patricia of Spotsylvania, VA

Six Grandchildren

Jordan Wiles and wife Gretchen

Tyler Wiles and wife Kelli

Hayden Wiles

Megan Nicole Goddard and husband Kyle

Sydney Laine Kennedy and husband Nate

Abigail Claire Wiles

Five Great-Grandchildren

Sawyer Hayes Wiles, Jax Cole Goddard, Tucker Holt Wiles, River Hayes Goddard and Levi Thomas Kennedy


***Preceded in death by***


Billy R. Wiles, Bruce Wiles, Sr., and Mary Ann McGhee


A funeral service will be held Saturday, May 28, 2022, at 11:00 A.M. at Dan River Baptist Church with the Rev. Doug Gibson officiating. Burial to follow in church cemetery with Military Rites.


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


For memorials, please consider God’s Pit Crew 2499 North Main St., Danville, VA  24540 or a charity of your choice.


Online condolences may be directed to


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

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Friday, May 27, 2022

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Saturday, May 28, 2022

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