Michael Allen Twitty Sr., 70, died in Las Vegas, Nevada, on June 26, 2022.

Born Sept. 4, 1952, in Buena Vista, Michael was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He worked at a guardrail company for many years, and later traveled the world as a truck driver.

Micheal is survived by his five children, Michael Twitty Jr., Erszi Twitty, Sabella Twitty, Gina Wright, and Scott Robertson; his four sisters, Gloria Martin, Laureen Askew, Patricia Jackson, and Sandra (Honey) Braxton; his grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Micheal was preceded in death by his parents, Cornelia Thorton and Ambrose Twitty; sister, Barbra Ivey; and daughter, Carrie Jones.

Services will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 20, at First Baptist Church, 2460 Ivy Ave., Buena Vista. Everyone is welcome to attend the service and reception at the church immediately following.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Gloria Martin at 410 W. 25th St., Buena Vista, VA 24416.


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