Virginia Wade Ashford, age 96, of Moscow departed this life Saturday morning, Jan. 23, 2016 at the Bolivar General Hospital.
Services of Remembrance were conducted Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 at the Peebles Main Funeral Chapel in Somerville with Bro. Lynn Eagan officiating. Interment followed in the Ebenezer Cemetery at Williston. Arrangements were provided by Peebles Fayette County Funeral Homes & Cremation Center – Main Chapel of Somerville.
Mrs. Ashford was born Nov. 14, 1919 in the Hays Crossing Community of Fayette County. She received her education in the Fayette County School System and was married June 22, 1940 to Harold Ashford. She was a member of the Morris Memorial Baptist Church in Moscow and a lifelong resident of Fayette County. She enjoyed church activities that included teaching Sunday School in earlier years and will be remembered as an avid reader.
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