Virginia Whitten Pollard died on Jan. 31, 2013, peacefully with her brother at her side in Nursing Care at the Bridgewater Retirement Community. Virginia was born in Youngsville, NC, Nov. 27, 1924, and grew up in Bedford County. She was the daughter of Rev. Hubert N. Whitten, Sr. and Mary Snow Whitten. Virginia graduated from New London Academy and Bridgewater College and taught elementary school in Florida, Maryland, and Virginia. She was a member of Terrace View Church of the Brethren in Forest. Virginia was married to Frank Pollard, a career Navy man, now deceased. She is survived by her brother Hubert (Hugh/HN) N. Whitten, Jr. and Virginia (Ginny) B. Whitten, wife: nieces Sharon Reich (husband Ron) of New Hope; Rhonda Whitten of Cincinnati; Wendy Whitten (husband Fred Ortiz) of Grottoes; nephew Rev. David Whitten (wife Judith) of Waterloo, IA. She is also survived by many grand-nieces and grand-nephews. Graveside services will be at Terrace View Church Cemetery. Virginia and her family appreciated the loving and considerate care she received at the Bridgewater Home for the ten years she was there.
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Published in Bedford Bulletin from Feb. 6 to Feb. 7, 2013