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Bob Cage, renowned artist, athlete and tobacconist, dies

Robert F. "Bob" Cage, a Halifax native, was known for his achievements in an array of fields that he pursued with customary passion.

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Man dies after four-wheeler accident Sunday

SoVaNow.com / April 11, 2013
A Sunday accident on a four-wheel vehicle claimed the life of Chris Deal, 37, of Link-Puryear Road near South Boston. The fatal mishap took place on Beard’s Trail shortly after 7 p.m. on Sunday.

Deal was operating the four-wheeler on private property when the vehicle flipped. Deal was quickly airlifted to Duke Medical Center but died the next day from his injuries, according to police.

No formal report has been issued by investigating State Trooper D.T. Spencer since the accident occurred on private property.

A funeral will be Friday at 2 p.m., at True Light Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery.



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