Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Brumleys in:
 • Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 • Bayville
 • Virginia Beach City
 • Virginia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Bessanna Bright Spence Brumley
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jan. 20, 1924
Virginia Beach City
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 23, 2005
Virginia Beach City
Virginia, USA

Bessanna Bright Spence was the daughter of Charlie Haywood Spence and his wife, Nettie Frances Bright. She was born in what was then Princess Anne County, Virginia (now Virginia Beach city). She was married to Edgar Wright Brumley, Jr on March 30, 1946.

Obituary:
" Paper: Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA); Section: LOCAL; Page: B6
Deceased: BESSANNA S. BRUMLEY; Date: October 25, 2005
VIRGINIA BEACH - Bessanna Spence Brumley, 81, passed away Oct. 23, 2005.
She was the daughter of the late Charlie H. and Nettie B. Spence of Princess Anne County. Bessanna grew up on the family farm spending most of her time learning to crochet, knit and sew -- talents passed down by her mother. Her creations will be cherished by many as she enjoyed sharing her work with family and friends.
She was predeceased by her husband of 57 years, Edgar Wright Brumley. She is survived by three daughters, Dina McClanan and husband Wayne of Currituck, N.C., Rebecca Salmons of Knotts Island, N.C., Pamela Crosson and husband Max of Virginia Beach; two brothers, Dan Spence of Virginia Beach and Hunter Spence of Hamden, Conn.; three grandchildren, Neil McClanan and wife Amy of Moyock, N.C., Laura Ashley Salmons of Knotts Island, Kelsey Jo Crosson of Virginia Beach; and many loving nieces, nephews and friends.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, 691 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach, with the Rev. Chuck Moseley officiating. The family will receive friends at the residence Wednesday from 6 to 9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Creeds Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 57036, Virginia Beach. Please visit Mrs. Brumley's memorial at www.smithandwilliamsfuneralhome.com " 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Haywood Spence (1896 - 1952)
  Nettie Frances Bright Spence (1900 - 1983)
 
 Spouse:
  Edgar Wright Brumley (1922 - 2003)
 
 Sibling:
  Bessanna Bright Spence Brumley (1924 - 2005)
  Daniel Trammell Spence (1930 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Bayville
Virginia Beach City
Virginia, USA
Plot: in graveyard behind church, row 6
 
Created by: JoAnn
Record added: Aug 22, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21081545
Bessanna Bright <i>Spence</i> Brumley
Added by: JoAnn
 
Bessanna Bright <i>Spence</i> Brumley
Added by: JoAnn
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 22, 2007
God has welcomed you home to His heavenly Kingdom.
-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 22, 2007
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service