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Nellie Hazelwood Snead

October 8, 1927 — June 30, 2022

Nellie Hazelwood Snead

Nellie Lennie Hazelwood Snead of Clover, VA passed away June 30, 2022.  She was born in Halifax County, VA on October 8, 1927 and was 94 years of age.  She was the daughter of the late Jack Hazelwood and the late Nellie Lacks Hazelwood.  She was married to the late John Lewis Snead.


She was a member of Clover United Methodist Church.  Nellie enjoyed cooking, working in the vegetable garden, and tying tobacco.  Her favorite holidays were Thanksgiving and Christmas. But most of all she loved reading the Bible and she especially loved her children and grandchildren.


Nellie Lennie H. Snead is survived by:

Her Children

Johnny Jack Snead

Roger Snead and wife Brenda

Pamela Snead

Debra Snead

Four Grandchildren

Evan Snead (Christi), Erica Throckmorton (Mitch), Mitsy Snead Seamster (Boone), Melony Snead Elliott, Megan Douglas

Six Great Grandchildren

Three Step Great Grandchildren

One Great Great Grandchild

Special Furbaby



***Preceded in death by***


Nolan Hazelwood, Winston Hazelwood, Willard Hazelwood, Katherine Clay, Peachie Hazelwood, Lillian Hazelwood Snead

Great Grandchild and Step Grandchild


A graveside service will be held Sunday, July 3, 2022, at 3:00 P.M. at Clover Cemetery with the Rev. Bonnie Pizzeck officiating.


The family will receive friends at her home, 2011 Mill Road, Clover, VA.


For memorials, please consider Clover Volunteer Fire Department, 1020 Gayle St., Clover, VA 24534.


Online condolences may be directed to


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

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Sunday, July 3, 2022

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