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Margie Newton Heath

May 26, 1938 — July 2, 2022

Margie Newton Heath

Mrs. Margie Newton Heath of Scottsburg, VA passed away Saturday, July 2, 2022.  She was born May 26, 1938 in Mecklenburg County, VA and was 84 years old.  She was the daughter of the late Charlie Hammett Newton and the late Jeanette Wiles Newton and was married to Aubrey Wayne Heath, who survives.


She was a member of the Old Fork Baptist Church and attended Rodgers Chapel Baptist Church. She retired from Clover Yarns.


Mrs. Margie Newton Heath is survived by:

Her Husband of 63 years

Aubrey Wayne Heath of Scottsburg

One Daughter

Shelby H. Hatcher and husband Eddie of Scottsburg

One Grandson

Justin H. Hatcher and wife Erin of Danville, VA

One Great Grandson

Aidan Hatcher of Danville, VA


***Preceded in death by***

One son, Curtis Wayne Heath

One grandson, Kevin Wayne Hatcher

Five brothers, Charlie, James, Garland, Clarence, and Dennis Newton

Three sisters, Kathleen Crute, Mary Sue Cole, and Estelle Newton


Graveside services will be held Monday, July 4, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at the Fork Baptist Church Cemetery.


The family will receive friends at her home, 1006 Heath Road, Scottsburg, VA.


For memorials, please consider the Rodgers Chapel Baptist Church, 4003 Rodgers Chapel Road, Clover, VA. or the Gideons International, P.O. Box 345, South Boston, VA 24592.  


Online condolences may be directed to


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

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Monday, July 4, 2022

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