Obituary

Virginia Hubbard

Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery


        Virginia Hubbard, the third daughter of George and Jannie Hubbard departed this life November 18, 1993.

        She was preceded in death by two sisters Julia Hubbard and Nellie Finney.

        She is survived by three sisters, Lillian Hubbard of New York City, Sylvia Palmore and Hazel Harris of Powhatan, VA. A host of nieces and nephews, two brothers-in-law, William Harris and Mitchell Palmore, many, many other relatives and friends.

        Virginia joined Mt. Zion Baptist Church at an early age. She moved to Richmond and there attended the Cedar Street Baptist Church.

        For many years Virginia was employed by the Mann S. Valentine family.





"Sorrow Helps Our Souls To Grow"


There's a lot of comfort in the thought
That sorrow, grief and woe
are sent into our lives sometimes
To help our souls to grow...
For through the depths of sorrow
comes understanding love,
And peace and truth and comfort
Are sent from God above.

-H.S.R.



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