- Last Updated on 04:30 PM 07/01/12
Mrs. Virginia Garland Jones of Riverdale Drive, South Boston died Friday, June 29, 2012, at Halifax Regional Hospital at the age of 92.
Mrs. Jones was born in Halifax County on May 26, 1920 to the late Mr. Joseph A. Garland and Mrs. Lucy Agnes Wyatt Garland. She was married to the late Mr. James Samuel Jones and was a member of Memorial Baptist Church.
Mrs. Jones is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Daisy Turbeville of South Boston; one grandson, Mr. Thomas Eugene Turbeville and wife Tracy of Crystal Hill; two great grandsons, Mr. Kamron E. Turbeville and Mr. Treyquan Holt; and a host of cousins, other relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by one son, Mr. James Jones Jr.; one sister, Ms. Ora Lee Garland; one brother, Mr. Joseph Garland; and one foster brother, Mr. James L. Gray.
Funeral services for Mrs. Virginia Garland Jones will be Monday, July 2, at 11 a.m. with services at Memorial Baptist Church with the Rev. Richard Terry officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family is receiving friends at the residence, 1087 Riverdale Drive, South Boston. A public viewing for family and friends was held Sunday, July 1, from noon until 6 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home.
Funeral services are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.