Roanoke Times Obituaries

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Founded in 1886, the Roanoke Times is the main newspaper in Southwestern Virginia and is stationed in Roanoke, Virginia.

The Roanoke Tribune is a weekly newspaper in Roanoke.It has an estimated daily circulation of around 65,000 and comes in a broadsheet format. As an African-American newspaper, it brought attention against the Jim Crow laws of Roanoke and Western Virginia, and championed black representation on Roanoke's public boards and better schools for the black children in the segregated South It is currently owned by Berkshire Hathaway.

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Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, the Roanoke Times will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

If you wish to submit an obituary or in memoriam notice, you may contact them by calling 540-981-3205 or 1-800-346-1234 ext. 205 or emailing or

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