CHARLESTON — Virginia Ledford Clolinger, age 98, widow of Earnest Clolinger, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 31, at the home of her daughter, Bonnie Porter, in Brazil.
Funeral services were 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 2, at Adams Arbor Church of God of Prophecy, where she was the oldest member. Womble Funeral Home had charge of arrangements. She was a seamstress factory employee.
She is survived by four daughters, Evelyn Gentry of Tillatoba, Bonnie Porter of Brazil, Fannie Hamblen of Ruleville and Teresa Ashley of Tupelo; four sons, Billy John Clolinger of Murphreesboro, Marvin “Buddy” Clolinger of Charleston, Clyde Earnest Clolinger of Charleston and Charles I. Clolinger of Charleston; a sister, Leona Bell Meeks of Winona; 18 grandchildren, and numerous great and great-great grandchildren.
The family requests memorials be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.