October 7, 1994
GLOUCESTER POINT – Virginia Wells, 86, died Oct. 6, 1994. She was a 65-year resident of Newport News prior to moving to Gloucester in 1970. She was a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church. She was an organizer of the Peninsula Council for Retarded Children.
Survivors include a daughter, Patricia Wells, of Hampton; a son, L.T. Wells Jr., of Hayes; a sister, Mary Wood, of Newport News; a granddaughter and a great-grandson.
A funeral service, conducted by Reverend Dr. Paul Garber, will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at Hogg Funeral Home, Gloucester Point. Following the service the family will remain at the funeral home to greet friends. The committal service will be at Greenlawn Cemetery, Newport News, at 11 a.m. Saturday. Memorial contributions may be made to Sarah Bonwell Hudgins Center, 51 Battle Road, Hampton 23666.