- Last Updated on 04:06 PM 05/31/12
Mrs. Virginia Phillips Beach of South Boston died Tuesday, May 29, 2012, at Halifax Regional Hospital. She was born in Amelia County on Sept. 24, 1916 and was 95 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Frank Phillips and Lucy Coleman Phillips and was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Edward Beach, and son Charles Edward Beach Jr.
Mrs. Beach was a member of the White Oak Seventh Day Adventist Church.
She is survived by her nieces and nephews, Jane Jones of Vernon Hill, Jackie Smoot of South Boston, Nancy Moore of Fayetteville, N.C., John F. Phillips of Altavista, and Annette Johnson of Chesterfield.
Two brothers, Roy and Willie Phillips; and one sister, Helen Porter, also preceded Mrs. Beach in death.
A graveside service for Mrs. Beach will be held at Hebron Church of Christ in Ford, VA on Saturday, June 2, 2012, at 2 p.m.
Those wishing to give memorials are asked to consider McCanless United Methodist Church, Post Office Box 876, South Boston, VA 24592.
Online condolences may be directed to www. Powellfunerals.com.
Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.