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Lavenia "Beany" Vance Bird
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1913
McDowell
Highland County
Virginia, USA
Death: May 23, 2014
Fishersville
Augusta County
Virginia, USA

Lavenia (Vance) Bird passed away Friday May 23, 2014 at Augusta Health in Fishersville, Va. She was born at McDowell in Highland County.

She was the daughter of John Wellington & Ruth (Crouch) Vance. Mrs. Bird was preceded in death by sisters, Josephine (Vance) Hague, Helen Vance, Irene (Vance) Michael, Janet (Vance) Dunn, Jean (Vance) McKenna and two brothers Lohr Crouch Vance & Bruce Vance.

Surviving family members include nephews, Ricky Dunn and wife, Mary of Kenbridge, Gary Dunn and wife, Kathy of Christiansburg, Robin Vance and wife, Nancy of McDowell, and John Vance of McDowell; nieces, Jean Hoechst and husband, Bill of Apopka FL, Jackie Alexandrow and husband, Nick of Springfield, Bea Heatwole and husband, Daryl of Weyers Cave, and Ilane Batten and husband, Chip of Waynesboro, as well as numerous great-nieces and great-nephews.

A celebration of life will be held conducted 2 p.m., Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at Obaugh Funeral Home with the Rev. Melissa Litrel Harmon officiating. Burial will follow in Monterey Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Wellington Vance (1870 - 1961)
  Ruth Crouch Vance (1877 - 1959)
 
 Spouse:
  Francis Gum Bird (1913 - 1981)
 
 Siblings:
  Lohr Crouch Vance (1907 - 2005)*
  Josephine Vance Hague (1909 - 2007)*
  Helen Marr Vance (1912 - 2003)*
  Lavenia Vance Bird (1913 - 2014)
  William Bruce Vance (1918 - 2014)*
  Howard Franklin Dunn (1918 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Monterey Cemetery
Monterey
Highland County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Kent
Record added: Jan 06, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103159624
Lavenia Beany <i>Vance</i> Bird
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Lavenia Beany <i>Vance</i> Bird
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Lavenia Beany <i>Vance</i> Bird
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