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Hallie Burchell Southard

Hallie B. Southard, 92, went home to be with the Lord on March 19, 2020. The family welcomes visitors at the home, 2631 Hwy 158, Reidsville. A private service will be held by invitation only, on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at 11:00 am at Wilkerson Funeral Home with Pastor Wendell Edwards and Pastor Peter Dodge officiating. Other guests are welcome to watch the service live on the funeral home website. Hallie was a lifetime resident of Rockingham County. She was a longtime employee of American Tobacco. She was an active member of Reidsville Alliance Church. She loved fishing, hunting sea shells, cooking, sewing, painting, and crafts. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rufus Oscar Southard and their daughter, Inez Southard Fitch. She is survived by her daughter Sandra Southard Edwards. grandsons, Gerald Y. Fitch and wife, Mary and Jonathan D. Edwards and wife, Cristie; granddaughters, Stephanie Andrew and husband Kevin, and Sharon Swaney and husband, Heath; great grandchildren, Megan and Caitlyn Fitch, Amanda DiGregorio and husband Joey, Emily Edwards, Ryan, Lynsey and Tyler Swaney and Lauren and Devin Andrew. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Rockingham County, PO Box 281, Wentworth, NC 27320.

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So sorry to hear about Mrs. Hallie. She was a sweet lady. She will be missed. Tom and Pat Hurt

Pat Hurt Mar 27 2020 5:58 PM

My husband and I would like to send our deepest sympathies to your family on the passing of Miss Hallie. She was a wonderful lady of strength and grace. She was a lady I admired so much. Manda & Brackett Jackson

Manda Jackson Mar 21 2020 5:57 PM

Miss Hallie will be missed. She was always there for her neighbors and friends. Our memories of fishing at Hatteras, enjoying the antique engine show, and serving together with our fire department will always be how we remember her. We share in your sympathy in the loss of a great lady. Robert & Martha McCollum

Martha McCollum Mar 21 2020 5:30 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Hallie Southard

Bernard & Linda Williams Andrews Mar 20 2020 9:24 PM

Hallie always made me feel welcome at her house as I was growing up. We were neighbors and I used to play with Inez and Sandra. She was a fine Christian and many talented woman. It was interesting to see what craft project or sewing project was underway when I went to visit, and the finished products turned out well. I appreciate her helping lead the community 4-H club and help with other community activities. In addition to learning useful things, the 4H group did some fun things, such as trips to Six Flags Over Georgia and to White Lake. I want to convey my sincere condolences to her family and friends. She will be missed here on earth, but I believe she has gone on to a better place. I can just imagine she and my Aunt Garnet and cousin Susan having a nice reunion in heaven! Sandra and Family, you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Dixie McCollum Davis Mar 20 2020 6:56 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Hallie Southard

Arnold Walker Mar 20 2020 2:17 PM

Hallie and Dinky were so special to our family! Our friendship goes WAY BACK! They welcomed our young family to the Lawsonville Community many years ago! We shared lots of wonderful times, and things, including being leaders of the 4-H Club, Home Demonstration Club, Community Development, and others. They were both so special, so loving, SO WISE!, helpful, smart, and thoughtful! We will always remember their generosity in sharing the many fish they brought back from the Outer Banks!!! What a family! Our prayers are for yall today! You are so blessed to have had Hallie for this long! Were blessed to have known and loved ALL OF YOU! David and Martha Cross

Martha Cross Mar 20 2020 1:08 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Hallie Southard

Alice Setliff Mar 20 2020 8:14 AM

My Grandma Garnet McCollum was her best friend . I remember how much Hallie meant to my family. We will miss her and prayers for your family.

Mary Kelly Mccollum Mar 19 2020 9:40 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Hallie Southard

Amanda Fargis Mar 19 2020 7:38 PM

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