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Timmy Carol Vassar

December 18, 1960 — December 29, 2021

Timmy Carol Vassar

Timmy Carol Vassar of Clover, VA passed away December 29, 2021.  He was born in Halifax County, VA on December 18, 1960 and was 61 years of age. He was the son of Jane Elizabeth Duffey Vassar Tate and the late Henry Arnold Vassar. He was married to Deborah Hazelwood Vassar who survives.


He was a member of Mt. Laurel United Methodist Church.  


Timmy Carol Vassar is survived by:

His Wife

Deborah H. Vassar of Clover

One Daughter

Mikayla Vassar of South Boston


Noah and Nicholas

His Mother

Jane Elizabeth D. Vassar Tate

Two Sisters

Belinda Claborn (Timothy) of Springfield, IL

Debbie Stevens (Lenair) of Conway, SC

Three Half-brothers

William, Howard and Jason Tate


***Preceded in death by***


Michael Tate


A graveside service will be held Saturday, January 1, 2022 at 11:00 A.M. at Mt. Laurel United Methodist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Renee Teague and Rev. Aubrey Heath officiating. Per the family's request, masks are required. 


The family will receive friends immediately following the service at Mt. Laurel United Methodist Church.


For memorials, please consider Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.


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

Saturday, January 1, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Mt. Laurel United Methodist Church Cemetery

Newbill School Rd, Clover, VA 24534

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