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She was married to Jessie Lee Wright, who preceded her in death. Mrs. Virginia retired from the Piedmont Geriatric Hospital after thirty years of service as a Nursing Assistant.
She served on several ministries at the Cellar Creek Baptist Church, to name a few: Pastor’s Aide Ministry, Food Service Ministry, and Women’s Ministry; she also served as Deaconess and choir member.
She leaves to cherish her loving memory: three daughters, Janice Whitley of Petersburg, VA, Sandra Whitley of Crewe, VA, and Sherry Hardy (Sonny) of Ford, VA; one step daughter, Celia Willis of Baltimore, MD; two sons, Calvin Whitley (Sharon) of Richmond, VA and Sherman Wright (Cartreia) of Crewe, VA; one brother, Thomas Whitley (Jean) of Smithfield, VA; two sisters, Theresa Croaker and Evangeline Uzzle of Smithfield, VA; nine grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; three sisters-in-law, Eleanor Whitley of Smithfield, VA, Jannie Whitley of Carrollton, VA, and Gracie Whitley of Smithfield, VA; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral Services Saturday, October 23, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. at Cellar Creek Baptist Church, Blackstone with interment in the church cemetery.
W.E. Hawkes & Son Funeral Home of Blackstone in charge of the arrangements.
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