Virginia Fulcher Keesee Tyree
Virginia Fulcher Keesee Tyree, 104 years, of 738 Crestwood Circle, Lynchburg, passed away to be with her Lord on July 18, 2021. Twice married, Walter F. Keesee of 49 years, he passed away on October 13, 1982, and was also married to Ambrose Tyree, he passed away on January 30, 2002.
She is survived by three children, Walter Keesee Jr. of Lynchburg, Wayne Keesee and his wife, Linda, of Madison Heights, and Lois K. Dillon and her husband, Ronald of Port Orange, Fla.; one brother, Harvey Fulcher of Lynchburg; one sister, Kathleen Chapman of Madison Heights, 13 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, and numerous great great-grandchildren.
In addition to her two husbands, she was preceded in death by her parents, Howard Copeland Fulcher and Lena Worley Fulcher; a son, Ronald Howard Keesee; a daughter, Phyllis Keesee Glauner; three brothers, Willis Fulcher, James Fulcher, and Johnny Fulcher; and three sisters, Frances McCreary, Lucille Mayberry, and Alma Hitchman. She loved all of her family and friends very much, and hopes to meet them all in heaven someday.
Virginia retired from the Central Virginia Training Center after 32 years of service.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 1 until 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at Tharp Funeral Home Lynchburg.
A Celebration of Virginia's Life will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 21, 2021, in the chapel of Tharp Funeral Home with the Rev. Jonathan Falwell officiating. Interment will follow at Spring Hill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Thomas Road Baptist Church.
Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family. To send condolences, please visit tharpfuneralhome.com
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Published by The News & Advance on Jul. 20, 2021.