Virginia Varnadore, age 78, gained Eternal Glory on May 7, 2019 at Hospice of the
Golden Isles surrounded by her loving family. All who knew her will recall her
pleasant and comforting disposition. She retired after working many years at both
Belk and Morrison’s. Her family was her heart and what she lived for. As the kids
grew up; Virginia was blessed with grandchildren and then great
grandchildren. There was nothing she would rather do in this life than spend time
with them and love them as any grandmother would do. Full of life, Virginia loved
nature; especially watching birds and butterflies. She was also known to show her
love for dancing and music. Although she will be physically absent from them, the
love that she imparted to everyone she met will live on in their hearts, minds, and
souls. Virginia Varnadore is preceded in death by her parents, Leroy Parrish and Vera
McBee Williams; a brother, Alton Parrish; a sister, Wilma Blain, and a grandson,
Thomas Paul Owens.
Left to cherish a life well lived is her husband, Dennis Varnadore of Brunswick; 4
children, Larry Owens, Edward (Debbie) Owens, Marie (Kevin) Herndon, and Lisa
(Jeff) Guest all of Brunswick; 4 grandchildren, Kelly Brooks, Phillip (Candace) Owens,
Elizabeth (Obie) Foreman, and Maggie Herndon; several great grandchildren, nieces
Visitation is scheduled for Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Pine Ridge Baptist Church in
Brunswick beginning at 11:00 a.m. Funeral services will begin promptly at 12:00
p.m. on Saturday, May 11, 2019 with Jeff Guest officiating. Services will conclude at
Pallbearers will be Phillip Owens, Thomas Owens, Phillip Owens, Jr., Brian Guest, Rob
Owens, and David Owens.
Honorary pallbearers will be the caring staff and volunteers of Hospice of the Golden
In lieu of flowers, the family would respectfully request memorial donations in
Virginia’s memory be made to Hospice of the Golden Isles Endowment, 1692
Glynco Parkway Brunswick, GA 31525 .
The family wishes to extend a special acknowledgement to her Uncle John Hamilton
and Aunt Carol Hamilton who were more like a brother and sister to her. They
shared a bond that was unlike any other and a love that could never be broken.
Low Country Cremation & Burial is serving the Varnadore family.
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