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Filmore Dodd Propst

Charlotte County, Virginia, USA
Death 14 Feb 2010 (aged 84)
South Boston, Halifax County, Virginia, USA
Burial South Boston, Halifax County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 49446720 · View Source
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Filmore Dodd Propst, 84, of 1092 Loftis Road, South Boston died Sunday, Feb. 14, 2010, at Halifax Regional Hospital. He was born May 19, 1925 in Charlotte County, the son of the late William Terrell Propst and Della Jennings Propst. Mr. Propst was first married to the late Dora Lee Conner Propst, and then to Betty Davis Mann Propst, who survives. He was a retired maintenance technician for Burlington Industries, Inc., a farmer, hunter and fisherman, and was a member of the Hyco Road Hunting Club. He was a World War II Navy Veteran.

In addition to his wife, survivors include one son, Phil Propst and wife, Bunny, of Buffalo Junction; one stepson, Dennis Mann and partner, Tina Colbert, of Brookneal; one brother, Homer Propst of Virgilina; five sisters, Gladys Andrews of Clarksville, Lavaille Wagner of Charlotte, NC, LoRain Potter of Chesapeake, Sathell Williamson of Northeast, MD and Jackie White of Soddy Daisy, TN; four grandchildren, Olivia Propst Shockey of Olney, MD, Dora Marie Briones, Frankie Satterfield and Sandra Smith, all of Sanford, NC; one step-grandchild, Jacob Mann of Brookneal; and seven great-grandchildren.

One daughter, Desiree Kaye Propst Willis; and two brothers, Gordon and James Propst, also preceded Mr. Propst in death.

A graveside service was held Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2010, at 2 p.m. at Oak Ridge Cemetery. The Rev. Barbara L. Parker officiated.

The family received friends at the graveside after the service and other times at the home.

The family requests that those wishing to give memorials please consider Halifax County Cancer Association, PO Box 875, South Boston, 24592, Halifax County Rescue Squad, PO Box 83, South Boston, 24592, or your favorite charity.

Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home, Inc., 115 Main Street, South Boston.




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