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John Lewis Snead

June 26, 1927 — February 26, 2020

John Lewis Snead

John Lewis Snead of Clover, VA passed away February 26, 2020.  He was born in Halifax County on June 26, 1927 and was 92 years of age. He was the son of the late Richard Walden Snead and the late Bessie Moorefield Snead. He was married to Nellie Lennie Hazelwood Snead who survives.


He was a member of Clover United Methodist Church.   


John Lewis Snead is survived by:

His Wife of 72 years

Nellie Lennie Hazelwood Snead

His Children

Debra Snead

Pamela Snead

Roger Snead and wife Brenda

Johnny Jack Snead and friend Colleen


Evan Snead (Christi), Erica Throckmorton (Mitch), Misty Roller (Boone),

Melony Elliott, Megan Douglas (step grandchild)

Five Great Grandchildren

Two Step Great Grandchildren


Robert Snead, Cecil Snead, Roger Snead, Nancy Lowery, Edith Francis, and Shirley Snead


***Preceded in death by***

One Great Grandchild

One Step Grandchild


Lonnie Snead, James Snead, Richard Snead and Edna Hatcher


A graveside service will be held Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. at Clover Cemetery with the Rev. Aubrey Heath officiating.


The family will receive friends at the home, 2011 Mill Rd., Clover, VA.


For memorials please consider Clover Volunteer Fire Department, 1020 North Gayle St., Clover, VA 24534.


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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Saturday, February 29, 2020

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