Virginia Tuck Smith

Virginia Tuck Smith

Mrs. Virginia Tuck Smith of Scottsburg passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2020, at the Woodview Nursing Home. She was born May 21, 1926 in Halifax County and was 94 years old. She was the daughter of the late Louis P. Tuck and the late Laura Miller Tuck and was married to the late Cephas Bernard Smith.

She was a member of Scottsburg Baptist Church.

Mrs. Smith is survived by one son, Wayne Keith Smith, and wife Nancy of Scottsburg; one daughter, Melba Smith Tyler, and husband Stephen of Richmond; five grandchildren, James, Jonathan, Katie, Samuel and Michael Tyler, all of Richmond; and a number of nieces and nephews.

One sister, Flossie Tuck Ward, and two brothers, Charnie Tuck and Louie Tuck, also preceded her in death.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, June 21, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Scottsburg Baptist Church with the Rev. Kermit Evans officiating. Burial will follow in the Oakland Cemetery in Scottsburg.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the Scottsburg Baptist Church fellowship hall and other times at her home, 1056 MacDonald Rd., Scottsburg.

For memorials consider the Scottsburg Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 85, Scottsburg, VA 24589.

In keeping with CDC guidelines regarding COVID-19 be aware of social distancing and respiratory coverings.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home and Powell Cremation Services, South Boston.