Virginia Marie Brinkley Minch age 78 of Chesapeake, VA formerly of Ahoskie died Monday June 1, 2009 at Chesapeake General Hospital. She was born June 17, 1930 in Hertford County to the late Leadie Alphus Brinkley and Lou Overton Brinkley.
She was a member of Atlantic Shores Baptist Church, a Beauty Consultant and a Secretary.
A Celebration of Life service will be held Thursday June 4, 2009 at 11:00 AM in the Ashley Memorial Chapel of Garrett-Jones Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Brinkley Family Cemetery.
Left to cherish her memory is a son Otis Wayne Ricks of Los Angeles, CA., sisters Celia Ann Stroud of Greenville, Betty Stroud Legette of Williamston, and Shirley Umphlett of Eure, a brother Sam Brinkley of Ahoskie.
She was predeceased by sisters Lois Ross, Vivian Andrews and Cleo Lawson.
The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 7:00 to 8:30 PM at Garrett-Jones Funeral Home.