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Willie Mae Seamster Duffey

November 23, 1922 — October 24, 2018

Willie Mae Seamster Duffey

Willie Mae Seamster Duffey of Randolph, VA passed away October 24, 2018.  She was born in Halifax County, VA on November 23, 1922 and was 95 years of age. She was the daughter of the late John Tazewell Seamster and the late Mary Powell Seamster. She was married to the late Albert Fitzhugh Duffey.


She was a member of Clover Baptist Church.  


Willie Mae S. Duffey is survived by:

Her Children
Billy Monroe Duffey and wife Shirley of Halifax
Everette Dean Duffey of Danville
Junior Duffey and wife Janice of Clover
Gail D. Vaughan and husband Steve of South Boston
Charles Duffey of Randolph

Nine Grandchildren

Six Great Grandchildren

One Great Great Grandchild

Mildred Smithers of Charlottesville
Shirley Johnson of Powhatan
T. Seamster and wife Barbara of Victoria


***Preceded in death by***

 James Gray Duffey

Ernestine Duffey, Daisy Link Duffey and Bonnie Duffey

Essie Blackstock, Ellen Hightower, Mary Noblin, Herman Seamster, Otis Seamster, Paul Seamster, Hagood Seamster and T.J. Seamster


Funeral service will be held Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dr. Jerry Foley officiating. Burial to follow in Clover Cemetery.


The family will receive friends Friday evening at Powell Funeral Home from 7:00 until 8:30 P.M. and other times at her home, 1576 Coleman Ferry Road, Randolph, VA.


For memorials please consider Halifax County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 183, South Boston, VA 24592 or a charity of your choice.


Online condolences may be directed to


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

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Friday, October 26, 2018

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

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Funeral Service

Saturday, October 27, 2018

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