Mr. Herbert Lee English, age 77, of Spout Spring, died on November 1, 2019, in Lynchburg. He was the son the late Mr. Willie James English and Mrs. Mamie Lou Rucker English.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Karen-Lilly English of Spout Spring; two sons, Victor Lilly of Madison Heights and O’Mark English of Bedford; one daughter, O’Quintessa English of Roanoke; seven grandchildren; devoted parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Woods of Concord; three brothers, Lynnwood English (Loretta), Ronald Eugene (Lois) and Richard Rucker, all of Roanoke; four sisters, Betsy English of Roanoke, Barbara Taylor, Mary English, and Martha Rucker, all from New York; two sisters-in-law, devoted Regina Robinson of Appomattox and Denise Wheeler of Rustburg; five brothers-in-law, devoted G. Wilbur Johnson, Bobby Lilly (Shirley), Lynn Wheeler, Jr. (Rose), Reuben Wheeler (Barbara) of Appomattox, and Tony Wheeler; a wonderful pastor, Reverend William R. Venable; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at Peaceful Grove Baptist Church in Concord with interment in the church cemetery. Public viewing will begin Friday, November 8, 2019, from 12:00 noon until 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed at www.JeffressFuneralHome.com. Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Brookneal.