|Birth: ||Jul. 26, 1918|
|Death: ||Aug. 23, 2011|
LAMKIN, Lois Elizabeth White, 93, of Richmond, born in Ft. Mill, S.C., passed away August 23, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband of 38 years, Thomas E. Lamkin. She was also preceded in death by 12 brothers and sisters.
She is survived by their three daughters, all of Richmond, Julia Campbell (Randy), Susan Galyen (Stephen), Margaret Jones (Bobby); and eight grandchildren, Elizabeth Dietrich (Chuck) of Hawaii, Shannon Thomas (Perry) of Texas, Randy Campbell of Richmond, Danny Galyen (Kelley) of Iowa, Tim Galyen (Ashley) of Roanoke, Thomas Galyen (Mary) of Roanoke, Michael Smith (Stephanie) of Richmond, Amy Allen (Chase) of Texas; nine great-grandchildren, Hayley and Abigail Dietrich, Perry Michael and Rice Thomas, Kate Galyen, Grant, Hudson, and Braden Smith, and Tanner Allen; sister, Carolyn York of North Carolina; and many nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Lamkin attended Queens College in Charlotte and retired from the Defense General Supply Center. She was a member of Southminster Presbyterian Church, read her Bible daily and instilled a love of God and family in her children. She enjoyed watching VT football and UVA basketball games. Spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren was always her first love.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. August 25 at Bliley's-Chippenham. Funeral services will be held on August 26 at 2:30 p.m. at Southminster Presbyterian Church. Interment at Dale Memorial Park. Memorial gifts may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children, Acca Temple, 1712 Bellevue Ave., Richmond, Va. 23227, or Hospice at Bon Secours, 5875 Bremo Rd., Suite 305, Richmond, Va. 23226. The family would like to thank Michelle of Bon Secours Hospice, the staff at The Towers and her recent caregivers for their loving care.
Thomas E. Lamkin (1912 - 1980)
Dale Memorial Park
Plot: Sec. B-10(2)55
Created by: Pat
Record added: Aug 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75713734
Added: Aug. 30, 2011