Places

  • Farmville tourist attractions include: Robert Russa Moton Museum.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Chris Ashworth (actor), Rick Langford (baseball player), Jim Austin (baseball player), and The Lady of Rage (actor and musician).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Farmville Herald.

  • Farmville is home to the following sports teams: Longwood Lancers men's basketball.

History

It is the county seat of Prince Edward County. The Appomattox River traverses Farmville, along with the High Bridge Trail State Park, a more than thirty-mile long rail trail park. At the intersection of US 15, VA 45 and US 460, Farmville is the home of Longwood University and is the town nearest to Hampden-Sydney College. Farmville was the object of the Confederate Army's desperate push to get rations to feed its soldiers near the end of the American Civil War. The rations had originally been destined for Danville, but an alert quartermaster ordered the train back to Farmville. Despite an advance of the cavalry commanded by Fitzhugh Lee, the Confederate Army was checked by the arrival of Union cavalry commanded by Gen. Philip Sheridan and two divisions of infantry. General Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia found itself soon surrounded. He surrendered at Appomattox Court House on April 9, 1865. Farmville and Prince Edward County Public Schools were the source of Davis v...

The official website for the city of Farmville is http://www.farmvilleva.com/.

There are currently 6 funeral home listings for the city of Farmville, Virginia.

Farmville Obituaries

It was disclosed by Orange County Register on December 19th, 2015 that Myrtle V "Ginny" Deck (Crute) died in California.  Ms. Deck was 95 years old and was born in Farmville, VA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Myrtle V "Ginny"'s life.

It was reported on March 12th, 2015 that Mable Healy Shanaberger (Healy) passed away in Farmville, Virginia.  Ms. Shanaberger was 75 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mable Healy's life.

It was written by The Daily Journal on July 29th, 2013 that Antonio L Sydnor perished in Vineland, New Jersey.  Sydnor was 29 years old and was born in Farmville, VA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Antonio L's life.

It was disclosed on June 5th, 2013 that Walter Sr "Frank" Wright passed on in Mooresville, North Carolina.  Wright was 85 years old and was born in Farmville, VA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Walter Sr "Frank"'s life.

It was written by Martinsville Bulletin on April 17th, 2013 that Lucinda Ruby Howard (Durant) passed away in Farmville, Virginia.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lucinda Ruby's life.

It was revealed by Martinsville Bulletin on April 17th, 2013 that Lucinda Ruby Howard (Durant) passed away in Farmville, Virginia.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lucinda Ruby's life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on February 21st, 2013 that Herbert W Sloan died in St Augustine, Illinois.  Sloan was 80 years old and was born in Farmville, VA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Herbert W's life.

It was disclosed by Martinsville Bulletin on February 13th, 2013 that Charles Allen Wilson passed away in Farmville, Virginia.  Wilson was 83 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Charles Allen's life.

It was noted by Martinsville Bulletin on May 23rd, 2012 that Ailene Turner (Martin) passed away in Farmville, Virginia.  Ms. Turner was 79 years old and was born in Stokes County, NC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Ailene's life.

It was disclosed on May 23rd, 2012 that Uriah M Shetler passed away in Farmville, Virginia.  Shetler was 82 years old and was born in Apple Creek, OH.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Uriah M's life.

Funeral Homes in Farmville

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Bland Reid Funeral Home
413 Griffin Blvd
Farmville, VA 23909
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Doyne-Burger-Davis Funeral Hm
106 Venable St
Farmville, VA 23909
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Eb Allen Funeral Home
706 Griffin Blvd
Farmville, VA 23909
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Puckett Funeral Home Incorporated
115 Covington Ct
Farmville, VA 23909
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Shorter Funeral Home
1905 S Main St
Farmville, VA 23901
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Trinity Memorial Gardens Incorporated
22482 Prince Edward Hwy
Farmville, VA 23909

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John B. Rice
A memorial service will be conducted at 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29, at College Church, Hampden-Sydney, Virginia. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the FACES program or College Presbyterian Church. Shorter Funeral Home of Farmville is ...
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Alice Jo Gunter
a brother, Tom Gunter of Farmville, Va.; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28, 2010, at Rose Hill Burial Park Chapel in Ashland, Ky. Alexander Funeral Homes in Newburgh, Ind ...
http://dailyindependent.com/obituaries/x1872730715/Alice-Jo-Gunter

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