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DONLAVEY, Phyllis W., 85, of Richmond, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 21, 2010. She is survived by her beloved husband of 68 years, Wesley C. "Junie" Donlavey; daughters, Linda Perkins and her husband, Bill, and Beverly Swata; son, C. Richard Donlavey and his wife, Sandy; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Phyllis was a devoted member of the Nascar Women's Auxiliary. The family will receive friends Sunday, October 24, 2010 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Morrissett Funeral Home, 6500 Iron Bridge Rd. (Rte. 10). A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, October 25, 2010 at Washington Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, the family suggest contributions be made to Victory Junction Gang Camp, 4500 Adam's Way, Randleman, N.C. 27317.

This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.

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The little time that I spent with Phyllis and Junie on their visit to Houston were very fond memories. My family and I think of you often. R.I.P

Our sorrow is deep at hearing about Phyllis's passing. Your friendship through out my life is a cherished blessing. Our love and prayers go out to you.

Junie, very sorry for your loss.I will alaways remember runing into you and Phyllis in the casino near Chicago land and sitting with the two of you for a couple of hours over dinner. Hang in there Junie.

So sorry for your Lost

Our dearest Junie, we are so sorry we cannot be there with you at the time but want you to know we love both of you and will always cherish our long friendship. Jerry & Debbie Baldridge, Shelby Twp, MI

Thoughts and prayers are with you from the Ralph Moody family. Over the years we were privileged to meet Phyllis at a wedding in Delaware.
Stay as well as you can I know the loss is not easy. Mitzi Moody

Mr. "Junie", so sorry to hear of your loss. My memories are brightened by the vists with your wife and your shopping trips for the "children" of your bookeeper when you came to Walgreens on Sunday Nights. I shall treasure those memories. May the hope we have in the Lord comfort you and your family during thsese times.
Naomi Woodfin & Service Clerk Walgreens/Three Chopt & Parham

May You find Family and Friends from across the country to help you thru this time of need!

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.