- Last Updated on 07:52 AM 03/12/14
Shirley Weatherford Gathright was born Aug. 9, 1943 in South Boston and died March 9, 2014 at the age of 70.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry Norman “Skip,” and Ruby Elizabeth Clark Weatherford.
Her survivors include two sons, William Heath Gathright Jr. and wife Patricia and granddaughter Caitlyn and James Norman Gathright, and wife Christina and grandson Carson and granddaughter Caroline; her brother, Marshall Norman “Skip” Weatherford, and wife Faye of Hampton; niece Sandra Weatherford Laity and her husband, Todd, and son Mark of Hampton; niece Amy Weatherford Brown, her husband, Mike, and daughter Emily of Warrington.
A memorial gathering will take place Wednesday, March 12, 2014, from 6:30 until 8:30 in Bennett Funeral Home, West Chapel, 11020 W. Broad Street, Glen Allen. Interment will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery in South Boston on Thursday, March 13, at 11:30 a.m.
Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the East Hanover Rescue Squad, 8105 Walnut Grove Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23111, or Phenix Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 254, Phenix, VA 23959.