Virginia Belle Williams

Virginia Belle Williams, 84, of Pembroke, departed this life Sunday afternoon, March 28, 2010 at Riverview Nursing Home after a long illness. Born in Pembroke on November 9, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Hayden W. and Ethel Martin Williams. She was a member of the Pembroke Christian Church, worked for many years in the insurance office at Celanese, and helped her husband, the late Marvin F. Williams, operate the family business, Marvinís Grocery. She was preceded in death by her brothers James O. Williams and H W Williams, Jr.

She leaves to cherish her memory her two special nieces and caregivers Kelli Williams of Ripplemead and Tammi Johnston of Pembroke and other beloved nephews Edgar Williams of Pearisburg and Danny Williams of Beaufort, SC and niece Libby Dale Jennings of Beaufort, SC; several great-nieces and nephews; and her sister-in-law Georgia Williams and her son, Ronnie.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 11:00 AM in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke with burial following in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. 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.