Mr. Black was born on January 24, 1938 and passed away on Friday, April 14, 2017. Mr. Black was a resident of Virginia at the time of passing. He graduated from his beloved alma mater Wake Forest University with a combined Bachelor of Arts and Laws degrees. Mr. Black was married to Bettie. A graveside service is scheduled for Thursday April 20th 2017 at 11:00 AM at Oak Ridge Cemetery South Boston VA with the Reverend Bob Ballance officiating. In lieu of flowers the family requests that you please send donations to local Halifax County charities and civic groups.