Virginia "Gin" Lambert
August 21, 1933 - July 3, 2021
Mrs. Virginia "Gin" Lambert, 87, of Valdese, passed away Saturday, July 3, 2021, at College Pines Nursing Home, following a period of declining health.
Virginia was born Aug. 21, 1933, in Burke County, to the late Joseph Richard Lambert and Mary Ann Lambert.
She was a lifelong member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Mary Elizabeth Skidmore, Augusta Huffman, Louise Lail, Minnie Settlemyre, and Lela Stamey; brothers, Clyde Lambert, Joe Lambert, and Ralph Lambert; and niece, Rita Byrd.
Survivors include numerous nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and -nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, July 7, at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, with the Rev. Stephen Collins officiating. Interment will follow at Burke Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Wednesday, July 7, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, 704 Praley St. SW, Valdese, NC 28690.www.heritagefuneralservices.com
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Published by The News Herald from Jul. 5 to Jul. 7, 2021.