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Virginia Wray Wesson

d. December 23, 2022

Virginia Wray Wesson, age 80, of Lawrenceville, VA, passed away Friday, December 23, 2022. A lifelong resident of Brunswick County, she was the daughter of the late Winfred Littleton Wray and Viola Flowers Wray. She was also preceded in death by a sister Peggy Jean Hostetter, a brother Bobby Wayne Wray, and a great-granddaughter Leah Brooke Comly.

Mrs. Wesson will be remembered as the sunshine of the family and a best friend to us all. A beautiful person inside and out, she was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, always putting others before herself.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years Robert A. Wesson, Jr.; a daughter Kimberly W. Hite and husband Dwayne; grandchildren; Brittany Lucy and husband Aaron, Meghan Comly and husband Justin, Jessica Hite, Brandon and Ethan Hite; great-grandchildren, Kailynn and Madelyn Lucy, Layla and Charlotte Comly, Kaycen and Kyland Hite; a brother Winfred “Buddy” Wray, and a devoted niece Rickelle Murray and husband Jamie, as well as several great-nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday, December 26, 2022 at Williams Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, VA. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at Faith Baptist Church, 951 West Atlantic Street, Emporia, VA 23847. Interment will follow at Bethel Church Cemetery, Alberta, VA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Faith Baptist Church. Condolences may be expressed at

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, December 26, 2022

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Williams Funeral Home and Crematory

410 Windsor Ave., Lawrenceville, VA 23868

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, December 27, 2022

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

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