Willa Jean Lewter Bland, better known as “Chicky” was born on September 3, 1939 in Wake County, North Carolina to George and Lillie Mae Baldwin Lewter . She departed this life on March 28, 2013 at Community Memorial Hospital, South Hill, VA. Willa Jean was predeceased by her husband Norman Bland, a son George Lewter, two sisters and two brothers. She leaves to cherish her memories two daughters, Vandetta Lewter of Richmond, VA and Angel Ware of Tappahanock, VA, five grandchildren, four great grandchildren, three sisters, a devoted companion, Yves Delpeache, devoted friends, Catherine Willis and Carolyn and Jim Hawthorne, and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 in the Chapel of the Oris P. Jones Funeral Establishment, South Hill, VA with Rev._____ Brown, officiating. Interment will be in the Brown’s Family Cemetery in Broadnax, Va. Viewing will be Monday, April 1, 2013 from 12 noon until 5 pm at the funeral home. Funeral Services are entrusted to the staff of the Oris P. Jones Funeral Establishment in South Hill, VA.