Places

  • Lynchburg is also known as: Lynchburg city and Lynchburg city / Lynchburg city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Leland D. Melvin (engineer and american football player), Brad Butler (american football player), Paris Lenon (american football player), Skeet Ulrich (actor), Jay Busbee (journalist), Megan Hurst (actor), and Brandon Inge (baseball player and athlete).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: The News & Advance and The Liberty Champion.

  • Lynchburg is home to the following sports teams: Lynchburg Hillcats and Liberty Flames basketball.

History

" Lynchburg was the only major city in Virginia that did not fall to the Union in the American Civil War. The Metropolitan Statistical Area of Lynchburg of 2,122 square miles (5,500 km) is near the geographic center of Virginia and encompasses Amherst County, Appomattox County, Bedford County, Campbell County, City of Bedford, and the City of Lynchburg. It is the fifth largest MSA in Virginia with a population of 246,036. Other nearby cities include Roanoke, Charlottesville, and Danville. Lynchburg's sister cities are Rueil-Malmaison, France and Glauchau, Germany. Lynchburg is the home of Central Virginia Community College, Liberty University, Lynchburg College, Randolph College, and Virginia University of Lynchburg. The Lynchburg MSA also includes Sweet Briar College. As of the census of 2010, there were 75,568 people, 25,477 households, and 31,992 families residing in the city. 5 people per...

The official website for the city of Lynchburg is http://www.lynchburgva.gov/.

There are currently 3 cemetery listings for the city of Lynchburg, Virginia. Looking for Lynchburg funeral homes?

Lynchburg Obituaries

It was written on December 24th, 2015 that William McConnell Benton passed on in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  Benton was 90 years old and was born in Lynchburg, VA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor William McConnell's life.

It was reported on April 11th, 2015 that Bonnie Aileen Garnett (Dickson) perished in Lynchburg, Virginia.  Ms. Garnett was 74 years old and was born in Bellingham, WA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Bonnie Aileen's life.

It was written on February 4th, 2015 that Patricia "Pat" Oliver (Treadway) passed on in Lynchburg, Virginia.  Ms. Oliver was 78 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Patricia "Pat"'s life.

It was reported by Ocala Star Banner on January 24th, 2015 that Edward Ellis Smith died in Florida.  Smith was 78 years old and was born in Lynchburg, VA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Edward Ellis's life.

It was noted on December 24th, 2014 that Arlen Ray Brannon passed on in Lynchburg, Virginia.  Brannon was 87 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Arlen Ray's life.

It was revealed on November 30th, 2014 that Kathryn Ruth McKinney perished in Lynchburg, Virginia.  McKinney was 95 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Kathryn Ruth's life.

It was reported on October 29th, 2014 that Janis Nichols (Simons) passed on in Lynchburg, Virginia.  Ms. Nichols was 92 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Janis's life.

It was disclosed by San Diego Union-Tribune on September 21st, 2014 that Wills Hill (Harrison) passed on in San Diego, California.  Ms. Hill was 59 years old and was born in Lynchburg, VA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Wills's life.

It was reported by Hutchinson News on July 29th, 2014 that Renee Toews (Niquette) passed on in Salina, Kansas.  Ms. Toews was 67 years old and was born in Lynchburg, VA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Renee's life.

It was noted by Martinsville Bulletin on July 16th, 2014 that Helen Virginia Bryant (Martin) passed on in Lynchburg, Virginia.  Ms. Bryant was 89 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Helen Virginia's life.

All Funeral Homes in Lynchburg

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Old City Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lynchburg, WA 98185
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Presbyterian Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lynchburg, WA 98185
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Spring Hill Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lynchburg, WA 98185

Lynchburg Cemetery News

Tales from the Grave: Digging Up the Stories at Old City Cemetery
... Grave," we show how officials at the Old City Cemetery dig up the past to give life to those buried at the cemetery. Lynchburg, VA - Thousands of people are buried at Old City Cemetery in unmarked graves and missing tombstones. The type of digging it ...
http://www.wset.com/Global/story.asp?S=13403387

Best American Cities to Travel to on a Budget
There are a few little known attractions in Lynchburg Virginia like the "ABC" Cemetery. The cemetery is located off 122 near Bedford Virginia. It's an unusual cemetery because the former caretaker Thomas Aadland kept the cemetery in alphabetical order.
http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/5938510/best_american_cities_to_travel_to_on_pg2.html

ABC 13 Area Halloween Events
Seating is very limited so arrive early! Location: Old City Cemetery Chapel 401 Taylor Street Lynchburg, VA 24501. For more information call 434-847-1465 or email dawn@gravegarden.org or visit their website www.gravegarden.org . Oct 21 and 28: Ghosts ...
http://www.wset.com/Global/story.asp?S=13396756

Clara S. Lambeth, 96, Bedford
A private burial will be held in Oakwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Bedford Historical Society, P. O. Box 602, Bedford, VA 24523. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family, 434-237-9424 ...
http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/clara-s-lambeth-96-bedford-0?quicktabs_2=1

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A cemetery is a place in which dead bodies and cremated remains are buried. The term cemetery (from Greek : sleeping place) implies that the land ...
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Cemetery Records Online - Search Cemeteries
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Cemetery Lookup - Find A Grave - Millions of Cemetery Records and ...
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xkcd: Cemetery
[[A person is in a cemetery, near a gravestone. Other people stand around staring.]] Person: Frankly, you deserve this. You KNEW I wanted a sans-serif font, ...
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Old City Cemetery of Lynchburg, Virginia
Historic arboretum of 19th-century plantings at a Lynchburg public cemetery. History, and a horticulture and wildlife guide.
http://www.gravegarden.org/

Old City Cemetery (Lynchburg, Virginia) - Wikipedia, the free ...
Old City Cemetery, Lynchburg VA, View of Confederate Section, November 2008 ... The Old City Cemetery is a historic cemetery in Lynchburg, Virginia. ...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_City_Cemetery_(Lynchburg,_Virginia)

The Presbyterian Cemetery | Lynchburg, Virginia
Founded in 1823, The Presbyterian Cemetery in Lynchburg, VA has the charm of a park-like atmosphere and a rich history of past people and times.
http://www.presbyteriancemeteryva.com/

Lynchburg Burial Grounds :: Old City Cemetery, Lynchburg ...
Lynchburg's first "rural cemetery", modeled after Mount Auburn ... Lynchburg, VA 24504 (434) 846-5245. 1875-present. white. First and only Catholic cemetery in ...
http://www.gravegarden.org/lbg.htm