A funeral for Mr. Rufus Shands will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at the Good Shepherd Baptist Church, Petersburg. Burial will follow at the Southlawn Memorial Park. Viewing will be held today at the Petersburg Chapel. The family will assemble at the chapel at 10 a.m. for the procession on the day of the service.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Joseph M. Johnson & Son Funeral Home, 530 S. Sycamore St., Petersburg, 804-863-4411.