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Virginia Lewis Buckner Wrenn

June 1, 1928 January 9, 2018
Virginia Lewis Buckner Wrenn
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Virginia Lewis Buckner Wrenn

Virginia Lewis Buckner Wrenn, widow of Arthur W. Buckner, Sr. died on January 10, 2018. She was a native of Greensville County, Virginia and the eldest daughter of the late Thomas Edward and Lillian Anderton Lewis of Emporia.

She was preceded in death by; her daughter, Carolyn Taylor, son Glen Thomas Buckner, Sr.; and two sisters, Dorothy Taylor and Phyllis Beasley.

She is survived by; two daughters, Lois B. Rook and husband James of Roanoke Rapids, N.C., Kay B. Lynch and husband R.B. of Emporia; son, Arthur W. Buckner, Jr. and wife Susan of Emporia; three sisters, Frances Leonard of Midlothian, VA, Mabel Gillam of Jarratt, VA, and Nancy Castellow of Roanoke Rapids, N.C.; Ten grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren; aunt, Mary Moore of Emporia; and a number of nieces and nephews.

She was former member of St. Andrews United Methodist Church and current member of Independence United Methodist Church. She also attended Main Street Baptist Church in the later years with her second husband, Thomas H. Wrenn, Sr.

She was a life member of “The Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary” and “The National Americans Ex-Prisoners of War”. She was also a member of “The American Ex-Prisoners of War of The Commonwealth of Virginia”, American Legion Auxiliary, Bella Unit 46 of Emporia, The Woodmen of The World, Lodge 287 of Emporia.

Services will be held in the chapel of Echols Funeral Home on Friday, January 12, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. with Rev. Jeaux Simmons officiating. Burial will follow at Greensville Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will held in the chapel of Echols Funeral Home on Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 7:00 P.M.-8:30 P.M.

Contributions may be made to the Greensville County Volunteer Rescue Squad or the Emporia Fire Department
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Online condolences may be left at www.echolsfuneralhome.com.

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Previous Events

Visitation

Thursday

11

Jan

7:00 PM 1/11/2018 7:00:00 PM - 8:30 PM 1/11/2018 8:30:00 PM
Echols Funeral Home

806 Brunswick Ave.
Emporia, VA 23847

Echols Funeral Home
806 Brunswick Ave. Emporia 23847 VA
United States

Service

Friday

12

Jan

2:00 PM 1/12/2018 2:00:00 PM - 2:30 PM 1/12/2018 2:30:00 PM
Echols Funeral Home

806 Brunswick Ave.
Emporia, VA 23847

Echols Funeral Home
806 Brunswick Ave. Emporia 23847 VA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Greensville Memorial Cemetery Final Resting Place

1250 Skippers Road
Emporia, VA 23847

1250 Skippers Road Emporia 23847 VA
United States
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