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Thelma Lois Bane

March 14, 1930 — December 2, 2021

Thelma Lois Bane

Thelma Lois Hughes Bane of Vernon Hill, VA passed away at her home, December 2, 2021.  She was born in Pittsylvania County, VA on March 14, 1930 and was 91 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Robert Cuble Hughes and the late Mary Emma Chandler Hughes. She was married to the late Jack Warren Bane.


She was a member of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church.


Thelma Lois H. Bane is survived by:

Her Daughters

Carol Bane Owen and husband N. Ray Owen of Vernon Hill

Betty Lou Bane Geisinger and husband Michael Geisinger of Vernon Hill


Christopher W. Owen and wife Dana of Vernon Hill

Allison B. Geisinger Perdue and husband Michael of Pittsburgh, PA

Three Great-Grandchildren

Brady M. and Cody B. Perdue

Jack Owen

Two Step-Great-Grandchildren

Harley Edwards and Brent Edwards

Host of Nieces, Nephews and Friends


***Preceded in death by***

Her Siblings

Sallie H. Anderson, Garland Hughes, Joe Hughes, George Hughes, Woodrow Hughes, Elsie H. Owen, Annie Mae H. Hodnett, Emma H. White and Alice Hughes


A graveside service will be held Monday, December 6, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at Mount Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Carl Berger and Rev. Dr. Dan Peters officiating.


For memorials, please consider Oak Level Volunteer Fire Department, 2019 Oak Level Rd., Halifax, VA 24558 or Mount Vernon Cemetery Perpetual Fund c/o Tom Hall, P.O. Box 2, Vernon Hill, VA 24597.


Online condolences may be directed to


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

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Graveside Service

Monday, December 6, 2021

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