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In Memory of

Virginia Sammons Robertson

November 19, 1921 - March 25, 2015

Obituary


Virginia Sammons Robertson, 93, of Mechanicsville, was reunited with her dancing partner of 62 years, Broaddus W. Robertson, Sr., on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. She was a long time devoted member and volunteer of Broadus Memorial Baptist Church. Virginia believed in God and her country and her prayers and talents were used for the church and gave her the energy to serve others. She is survived by three children, Anne Myers, Pat Smith (Herman) and Broaddus "Sonny" Robertson, Jr. (Beverly); six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; brother, Thomas Sammons (Barbara); sister, Florence Clifton (D. J....

Virginia Sammons Robertson, 93, of Mechanicsville, was reunited with her dancing partner of 62 years, Broaddus W. Robertson, Sr., on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. She was a long time devoted member and volunteer of Broadus Memorial Baptist Church. Virginia believed in God and her country and her prayers and talents were used for the church and gave her the energy to serve others. She is survived by three children, Anne Myers, Pat Smith (Herman) and Broaddus "Sonny" Robertson, Jr. (Beverly); six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; brother, Thomas Sammons (Barbara); sister, Florence Clifton (D. J. ); and many devoted friends. A funeral service will be held Monday, March 30, 2015 at 2 p.m. at Broadus Memorial Baptist Church, 5351 Pole Green Rd., Mechanicsville, VA 23116. The family will receive friends Monday, March 30, at the church from 12 noon until the time of service at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at Oakwood Cemetery, Richmond. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Broadus Memorial Baptist Church Piano Fund. Online condolences may be made at nelsenrichmond.com.