OBITUARY

Aubrey Oneal Fountain

September 27, 1947August 1, 2021

Aubrey Oneal Fountain, age 73 of the Carver Community, passed away on Sunday evening in Lewis-Gale Hospital, Salem, Virginia after a brief illness.

Aubrey was born on September 27, 1947 in Henry County to the late William B. Fountain and the late Georgianne Seay Fountain. He also was preceded in death by three sisters, Betty Smith, Claudine Hylton, Vergie Fountain, four brothers, William C. Fountain, Samuel Fountain, Raymond Fountain and Major Fountain. He was a 1965 graduate of Carver High School. He served in the U.S. Army. He was retired from Film Processing which is now known as Eastman. He was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church at Fieldale.

Mr. Fountain is survived his wife, Doretha Preston Fountaine, two stepsons; Eugene Hairston, William Lee Hairston and wife, Susan, one sister, Ann Craig, four grandchildren, Derrick Scales, William Hairston, Jr., Devin A. Hairston, Priscilla Ramos and three great grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Friday, August 6, 2021 at Collins Funeral Home Chapel, 30 Riverside Hwy, Bassett, Virginia. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 1:00 to 2:00 PM at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Carver Memorial Gardens with Military Rites to be conducted by the Martinsville-Henry County Veterans Honor Guard.

Due to Covid-19, wearing of face mask will be required at all times.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.collinsmckeestonebassett.com for the Fountain family.

  • PALLBEARERS

  • Joe Moore, Active Pallbearer
  • Monroe Dandridge, Active Pallbearer
  • Derrick Scales, Active Pallbearer
  • Ron Clanton, Active Pallbearer
  • Paul Ricard, Active Pallbearer
  • Maurice Mitchell, Active Pallbearer

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Roberta Carter

August 5, 2021

Condolences & prayers to the family
Roberta Carter

Hazel Spencer

August 5, 2021

I am sorry for your Loss, Sending Condolences and Praying that God will Comfort the Family at this Time. Hazel W. Spencer,
G. W. Carver 1965 Classmate.

Hazel Spencer

August 5, 2021

We are sorry for your Loss, Sending condolences and a Heartfelt prayer that God's loving presence will bring Comfort to the Family. The Life Society, Hazel W. Spencer, President

Gladys King

August 3, 2021

I am sorry for your loss. May the memories of your loved one bring you comfort today and the days ahead.

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