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In Memory of

Thelma Curtis Milby

May 13, 1921 - March 29, 2015

Obituary


Milby, Thelma Curtis, 93, of Sandston, passed away on Sunday, March 29, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clinton Milby; granddaughter, Wendy Spade; sisters, Gladys Milby, Dorothy "Dot" Vest, Nellie Jones; brothers, Richard "Dickie" Curtis, John Curtis Jr. "Jack"; father, John Curtis Sr.; and mother, Clara Curtis. Thelma was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a caregiver for the family and for whoever needed her help. She was always there for her brothers and sisters. Thelma was a beautiful person with a wonderful laugh and twinkling blue eyes. Mrs. Milby...

Milby, Thelma Curtis, 93, of Sandston, passed away on Sunday, March 29, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clinton Milby; granddaughter, Wendy Spade; sisters, Gladys Milby, Dorothy "Dot" Vest, Nellie Jones; brothers, Richard "Dickie" Curtis, John Curtis Jr. "Jack"; father, John Curtis Sr.; and mother, Clara Curtis. Thelma was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a caregiver for the family and for whoever needed her help. She was always there for her brothers and sisters. Thelma was a beautiful person with a wonderful laugh and twinkling blue eyes. Mrs. Milby is survived by her daughter, Jeannette Jackson; grandson-in-law, Edward Spade; close family friend and caregiver, Eloise McShine; and many nieces and nephews. Great thanks to Lois Hawkins as her caregiver and special thanks to New Century Hospice. The family will receive friends on Thursday, April 2 from 3 to 8 p.m. at Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Ave., Richmond, VA 23231; where a funeral service will be conducted Friday, April 3 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow in Washington Memorial Park. Online condolences may be left at nelsenrichmond.com.