November 28, 1996
Margaret Virginia Smith, 82
NEWPORT NEWS – Margaret Virginia Smith, 82, native and lifelong resident of the Peninsula, died Tuesday, Nov. 26, 1996.
Mrs. Smith retired in December 1979 from Medical Records at Mary Immaculate Hospital after 18 years of service. After retiring from the hospital, she remained active with the hospital auxiliary. She was a member of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Hampton.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Nelson A. Smith. She is survived by her daughters, Dale Smith of Newport News and Dorothy S. Barch of San Antonio, Texas; a son, Nelson H. Smith of St. Simons Island, Ga.; a sister, Jean Bassett of Hampton; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held Friday at 1 p.m. in Amory Funeral Home Chapel with Father Don Michael Hanna officiating. Interment will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery, Newport News. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the funeral home.
Memorials to the SPCA, 523 J. Clyde Morris Blvd., Newport News 23601.