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Macon Norman Fears

September 28, 1944 — May 15, 2024

Macon Norman Fears

Macon Norman Fears of Halifax passed away May 15, 2024 at the age of 79.  He was born in Halifax County on September 28, 1944 to the late James Edward Fears and the late Novela Crews Fears.  He was married to Linda Thrailkill Fears who survives.


He was a member of Winns Creek Baptist Church where he served on the Cemetery Committee.  Macon had a love for rebuilding tractors with his son and grandson, farming, bulldozing, and his family, especially his grandson Alex.   His passing will leave a void for all who knew him.


Left to cherish his memory:

His wife of 55 years

Linda T. Fears of Halifax

His Son

Charles “Plug” Fears and wife Lauren of Halifax


Alex Fears of Halifax


***Preceded in death by***

His Brothers

Bobby Fears, Larry Fears, James Fears, and Kenneth Fears


A memorial service will be held at a later date.


For memorials, please consider a charity of your choice.

The family will receive friends at the home of Linda Fears or the home or the home of Charles and Lauren Fears.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements entrusted to Powell Funeral Home, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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