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Lorene Martin East

August 19, 1936 — March 10, 2022

Lorene Martin East

Lorene Martin East of Scottsburg, VA passed away March 10, 2022.  She was born in Halifax County, VA on August 19, 1936 and was 85 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Leonard Vincent Martin and the late Gracie Lloyd Martin. She was married to Willard Mitchell “Jack” East who survives.


She was a member of Hunting Creek Baptist Church.  


Lorene Martin East is survived by:

Her Husband

Jack East of Scottsburg

Her Children

Barbara Mabe and husband Paul of Alton

Patricia Cullop of South Boston

Junior Fallen and wife Tammy of South Boston

Ray Fallen and wife Tammy of Alton

Two Step-Children

Kent East and wife Susan of Clover

Jackie East and wife Angie of Jackson, MS

A number of Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren

One Sister

Jo Lowery and husband Dewey of South Boston


***Preceded in death by***

One Son

James Fallen


Ruth Puryear and Earl “Sonny” Martin


Ricky East


A memorial service will be held Saturday, March 19, 2022 at 11:00 A.M. at Hunting Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Steve Emory officiating.

The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the church. 

For memorials please consider 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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Memorial Service

Saturday, March 19, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Hunting Creek Baptist Church

4048 Hunting Creek Rd, Nathalie, VA 24577

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