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Julia Mae Walden Church

November 3, 1939 — November 5, 2019

Julia Mae Walden Church

Julia Mae Walden Church of Dry Fork, VA passed away November 5, 2019.  She was born in Halifax County, VA on November 3, 1939 and was 80 years of age. She was the daughter of the late John Samuel Walden, Jr. and the late Cornelia Mae Gosney Walden. She was married to the late Frank B. Church.


She was of the Baptist Church.  


Julia Mae Walden Church is survived by:

Her Children

Lois W. Triplett of Danville, VA

Sarah Whitlow of Dry Fork, VA

Frank Benjamin “Benjie” Church and wife Stephanie of Durham, NC

Seven Grandchildren

Austin Triplett, Patrick Owen, Erica Adams (Ian), Zachary Allen, Richard Wilborne, Christine Jones (Thomas), and Melanie Conner (Greg)

Six Great Grandchildren


Mary Elizabeth Wellons of Conway, SC

John Samuel Walden, III.  and wife Pat of Danville, VA

Robert Kemper Walden and wife Morag of Lebanon, VA

Host of extended family and friends


***Preceded in death by***

Her first husband

John Richard “Rick” Whitlow


A private graveside service will be held Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at Oakland Cemetery with the Rev. Don Bryant officiating.


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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Past Services

Private Burial

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Oakland Cemetery at Scottsburg

1800 Green Level Rd, Scottsburg, VA 24589

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