Delsie Lorene Washburn
1928 - 2020
BORN
June 17, 1928
DIED
September 7, 2020
Delsie Lorene Washburn

June 17, 1928 - September 7, 2020

Delsie Lorene Washburn, 92, of Martinsville, died on Monday, September 7, 2020 at her home. She was born in Henry County on June 17, 1928 to the late William H. Spencer and the late Della Mize Spencer. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Clarence L. Washburn; grandson, Dwayne Lee Hutcherson; brothers, Curtis Spencer, Leonard Spencer, Vester Spencer, Clarence Spencer; sisters, Christine Puckett, Claris Harmon and Vada Davis Baker.

She was a member of the Friendly Christian Church. Lorene loved people, loved to stay on the go, loved her family and loved making every holiday a celebration by cooking everything she could think of with the assistance of her husband, Clarence. She was a great cook and best known for her sour cream coconut cakes.

She is survived by her daughter, Judi Dillinger; son, Roger Washburn; grandchildren, Mark Washburn (Angie), Greg Washburn, Amy, Tony Hutcherson and Angela Beth Arnold (Chad) and great-grandchildren.

Friends may stop by the funeral home on Thursday afternoon between 1 and 5 p.m. to view Lorene and sign the register. The family will not be present. A graveside service for family and friends will be held on Friday, September 11, 2020 at 2 p.m. in the Pleasant Grove Christian Church.

Due to the governor's requirements for Covid-19, a face covering is required and social distancing is to be observed while visiting at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made by visiting www.bassettfuneralservice.com. Bassett Funeral Service in Bassett is serving the Washburn family.

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Published by Martinsville Bulletin on Sep. 10, 2020.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
Sep
10
Viewing
1:00p.m. - 5:00p.m.
Bassett Funeral Service - Bassett
3665 Fairystone Park Highway P.O. Box 207, Bassett, VA 24055
Sep
11
Graveside service
2:00p.m.
Pleasant Grove Christian Church
Funeral services provided by:
Bassett Funeral Service - Bassett
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My beautiful aunt Lorene, you can be with sweet uncle Clarence now. My prayers go out for the family. I love you all.
Vickie Bond
September 15, 2020
My Sundays were always a little brighter when I got to seeing the smiling face of Lorene and Clarence at FCC. I count it one of my many blessings.
marie lawrence
Friend
September 12, 2020
Patricia Murphy
Friend
September 10, 2020
We are sorry for you loss, she was a lovely person inside and out. She will be greatly missed by all.
Prayers for the family. Lavell Custer & Sue Jenkins
Carol Jenkins
Friend
September 10, 2020
Love you Ma-Ma!!!
Angela Arnold
Grandchild
September 9, 2020