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Virginia (Samples) Boggs

Born: Fri., Oct. 10, 1924
Died: Mon., May 15, 2017


1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Sat., May 20, 2017
Location: Wilson-Shamblin-Smith Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sat., May 20, 2017
Location: Wilson-Shamblin-Smith Funeral Home

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Virginia Samples Gandee Boggs, 92, of Clay, entered into rest Monday, May 15, 2017 in Clay Health Care, Big Otter.
She was born October 10, 1924, in Procious, being the oldest daughter of Grover and Eva Crouse Samples.  In addition to her parents, Virginia was also preceded in death by her first husband, Gerald “Bud” Gandee and her only child, Robert “Wag” Gandee and her second husband, of 45 and half years Hugh H. Boggs Jr.; step-great grandson, Tyler Richmond; and sister, Lenore (Ray)Hardman.
Virginia was a 1941 graduate of Clay County High School and attended Glenville State College; she taught school a few years during World War II, but gave it up soon thereafter to become a wife, mother, homemaker, grandmother and great- grandmother. She was a member of the Liberty Advent Christian Church of Procious, having become a member in August 1941.
She is survived by her three grandchildren, Karmin (Perry) Richmond, Tabitha (Michael “Mikey”)Gandee Cox both of Princeton; and Troy (Rachel ) Gandee of North Charleston, S.C.; great-granddaughter, Jenna Grace Gilmore;  great-grandsons, Miller Cox and West Cox; sisters,  Dixie ( the late John) Hill of Rockwall, Texas; Norma ( the late Burnell) Johnson of Bessemer, Alabama, step-son, Hugh Boggs III of Great Falls, VA; and step-daughter, Debra Saunders of Leesburg, VA;
Funeral service will be held 2:00 P.M. Saturday, May 20, 2017, at Wilson-Shamblin-Smith Funeral Home, Clay, with Minister Dewey Tanner officiating.  Burial will be in Clay Memorial Gardens, Clay.
Friends may gather with family one hour prior to the funeral service at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
The family would like to thank the staff of Clay Health Care for their loving care.
On-line condolences may be sent to the family at www.carlwilsonfuneralhome.com
Wilson-Shamblin-Smith Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Boggs family.

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Ruth Walker
   Posted Thu May 18, 2017
I am sorry to hear about Virginia. Please know that I am thinking about the family with love and prayer.

Mary Ellen Friend
   Posted Sat May 20, 2017
I am so sorry about the passing of Virginia. She was always a special cousin. Memories are sweet. I want you to know that I am thinking of you and remembering you in prayer.

Alyce Faye Bragg
   Posted Sat May 20, 2017
We have lost a dear cousin--much sympathy to the family. Sorry I am not able to attend funeral. Love

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