Virginia Lee Black, age 68, of Dusk Camp Road, Sand Fork, departed this life at 10:18 p.m.; Monday, March 14, 2016 at the Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, following an extended illness. Virginia was born August 16, 1947 in Gilmer County, daughter of the late Enic and Genevieve Conrad McCord.
Virginia was a homemaker who loved to care for her family. She enjoyed spoiling her grandchildren whenever possible, spending time with friends and family, and she was a Christian by faith. In her spare time, Virginia enjoyed fishing, making crafts, painting, and spending time with her pet dogs Bandit and Cindy.
Virginia was united in marriage to Floyd Vance Black, who preceded her in death in May 1994.
Surviving are two daughters, Emma Lue Black Donaldson and husband, James of Dusk Camp; and Amy Sue Smith and husband, Daniel of Sand Fork; and six grandchildren, James F. “Bub” Donaldson Jr., Savanna Page Smith, Aleah Makenzie Smith , Kiara Lynn and Franklin Vance Cunningham, and Beth Smith.
Also surviving are two siblings, Carolyn Sue McCord of Dusk Camp; and Eugene McCord also of Dusk Camp.
Along with her parents and husband, Virginia was preceded in death by one child, Terry Lynn Black, four brothers, Roger Dale McCord, James Ernest McCord, Robert McCord, and Charles Ronnie McCord, one sister, Martha Josephine Sergeant, and Virginia’s long term companion, Sheridan Ray Ables.
Funeral Services were conducted at the Ellyson Mortuary Inc. 2 Vanhorn Drive, Glenville, WV; 26351 at 1:00 p.m.; Friday, March 18, 2016. Pastor Bryan Groves officiated. Burial followed in the Conrad Cemetery on Dusk Camp. Friends called from 12:00 noon- 1:00 p.m.; Friday afternoon at the Mortuary. Ellyson Mortuary Inc. was honored to assist the family of Virginia Black with arrangements.