Gina Michelle Presgraves-Kilby, 38, of Staffordsville, departed this life Sunday morning, October 11, 2009 after a long and courageous battle with ovarian cancer. Born in Jacksonville, Florida on December 1, 1970 she was a daughter of Jeanette Campbell Presgraves of Dublin and the late Meredith Presgraves, Jr. She had been employed with various firms through the years and before her fight with cancer had “the looks of a model”.
Gina leaves to cherish her memory, her mother Jeanette, her husband Dale Stafford, her son Cody Mitchell Kilby and her daughter Brooke Kilby of Staffordsville; her mother-in-law Mary Stafford of Pearisburg; her brother Mert Presgraves III of Fairlawn; her sisters Theresa Wallace and Julie Presgraves of Dublin; her granddaughter Kyleigh Michelle Kilby; her brothers-in-law Dave Wallace and Eric Stafford; her sisters-in-law Kacie Presgraves and Blossom Stafford; several nieces and nephews; a special niece, Lexi; a special friend Nuggie ; and will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Gina wanted everyone to know: “cancer cannot invade the soul or conquer the spirit”.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home at 605 Snidow St. in Pembroke with burial following in the Kirk Cemetery at Burton. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 PM. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.