Virgie E. (Chapman) Byers (1924 - 2018)


Virgie E. Byers, 94, of Effingham, died at 10:19 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, at Lakeland Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center in Effingham.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at Pagel Funeral Home in Edgewood, with the Rev. Robert Peach. Burial will be in Edgewood Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until time of services on Wednesday at the funeral home. Online condolences can be expressed at
Mrs. Byers was born on Sept. 25, 1924, in Clay County, the daughter of Arvis and Oma (Coleman) Chapman. She married Donald Bernard Byers on March 8, 1944, in Effingham.
Survivors include her sons, Donald R. Byers and wife Sandra of Gallatin, Tenn., and Larry Byers and wife Mary of Effingham.

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Published in The Leader-Union from Nov. 26 to Dec. 5, 2018