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Walter "Bud" Jackson Moorefield

January 30, 1929 — April 28, 2019

Walter "Bud" Jackson Moorefield

Walter Jackson “Bud” Moorefield of Nathalie, VA passed away April 28, 2019.  He was born in Halifax County, VA on January 30, 1929 and was 90 years of age. He was the son of the late Eugene Moorefield and the late Irene Ferrell Moorefield. He was married to the late Nell Orine Cook Moorefield.


He was of the Baptist faith.  He retired from English Construction and in his spare time, he enjoyed working on cars.


Walter J. “Bud” is survived by:

Six Children

Jean Waller and husband Bill of Nathalie

Allen M. Moorefield and wife Angie of Brownsville, TX

Gayle Seamster of Floyd County, VA

Judy Wolfe and husband Arnold of Brookneal, VA

Mike Moorefield and wife Deborah of Nathalie

Cynthia Roark of Gladys

Nineteen Grandchildren

Thirty-one Great Grandchildren

Twenty-four Great Great Grandchildren


Eugene Moorefield and wife Anne of Nathalie

Cecil Cheek of Halifax


***Preceded in death by***

Three Daughters

Linda Poole, Dale Dalton, and Nell Pennell


Virginia Brown and Mildred Kirby


A funeral service will be held Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at First Baptist Church of Millstone with the Rev. Barry Fero officiating. Burial to follow in church cemetery.


The family will receive friends Tuesday, April 30 from 7:00 until 8:30 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home and other times at his home of 2169 Leda Grove Road, Nathalie, VA.


For memorials please consider a charity of your choice.


Online condolences may be directed to


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

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Past Services


Tuesday, April 30, 2019

7:00 - 8:30pm (Eastern time)

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Starts at 2:00pm (Eastern time)

First Baptist Church of Millstone

, Nathalie, VA 24577

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