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Muriel Palmer Tune

February 20, 1923 — September 5, 2021

Muriel Palmer Tune

Mrs. Muriel Palmer Tune of Vernon Hill, VA passed away on Sunday, September 5, 2021 at her home.  She was born February 20, 1923 in Halifax County and was 98 years old. She was the daughter of the late John Williams Palmer and the late Carrie Ramsey Palmer and was married to the late William Otis Tune Sr.  She was a member of the Halifax Baptist Church where she served as treasurer for many years. She was retired from the Halifax County Cancer Association where she served as director for many years. She also was a former member of the Halifax Woman’s Club. She loved and cared for all of her family and was devoted to her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

She is survived by:
Her daughter
Linda Tune of Vernon Hill
Her three sons
William Otis (Bill) Tune Jr. and wife Terry of Sutherlin
Thomas (Tom) Tune and wife Leigh of Hillsborough, NC
Michael Tune and wife Sandra of Vernon Hill
Two sisters
Betty Palmer Peery of Roanoke
Jackie Palmer Powell of South Boston
Four grandchildren
Two step grandsons
One step granddaughter
Six great grandchildren

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mike McDowell conducting the service.  Burial will follow in the Halifax Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at Powell Funeral Home on Wednesday for one hour prior to the service and other times at her home.

For memorials, please consider the Halifax County Historical Society, PO Box 601, South Boston, VA 24592 or a charity of your choice.

Online condolences may be made at www.powellfuneralinc.com.

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

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