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Address:
1016 Rivermont Ave


Property Name:
W. D. Diuguid Funeral Home


Date Built:
1931


Architect:
Clark & Crowe


Contractor:
W. T. Jones


Function:
Business


Style & Architectural Description:
Colonial/Georgian Revival. 2-story gable-roofed brick with gable end entrance with double door and broken arched pediment. Secondary entrance has arched transom. 1-story gable-roofed wing on the east contains chapel. A tall 2-story brick tower with wooden balustrade is on the north. There is an attached garage on the northwest side. Windows are 6/6 sash on the upper level and 9/6 on the lower.


Owners:
(from city directories until 2014) 1931-2005: W. D. Diuguid Incorporated 2005-2006: Ray O. Turner; 2006-Present: JT&T LLC


Anecdotal Information:
Diuguid Funeral Home was the successor to G.A. Diuguid Company which established undertaking and cabinietmaking in Lynchburg in 1817. The building is currently Davis and Turner Funeral Service.




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