On March 21, 1981 she united in holy wedlock to Lonnie Harris, Jr. They lived happily together until his passing in 2018.
Virginia worked at Walmart for a short period of time, then later she began working at Kroger. There she started as a cashier and ended as produce manager. She worked there for 27 years till she retired.
Virginia loved her family and friends fiercely and unconditionally. She was happiest when she was cooking and getting together with those that she loved. Her genuine smile was infectious, instantly putting those around her at ease.
She was preceded in death by her parents Howard Sargent and Betty B. Sargent and her beloved husband Lonnie Harris, Jr.
She leaves precious memories of time spent together with her son: Lonnie Harris, III, her daughter: Chivas Renee Harris, her two granddaughters: Leighton Mariah Harris, Madison Louise Harris, her two sisters: Mary Carolyn (John Henry) Colvin, Harriett Ann Smith, and a great host of nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.
Public viewing will be held at Henderson’s Mortuary, 614 Calhoun Rd, Magnolia, on Friday, September 24, from noon until 4 p.m.
Graveside funeral service will be at West Cemetery at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 25, under the direction of Henderson Funeral Service.
Due to the ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic, masks and social distancing will be required for attendance to all services. Thank you for your adherence and consideration.
Online guestbook available at www.hendersonsmortuary.com.