Edna W. Vick

Published 1:50 pm Monday, September 12, 2011

FRANKLIN—Edna Wellons Vick, 95, a devoted and loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away September 11, 2011.

She was born in Franklin, a daughter of the late Floyd Wood Wellons Sr. and Pearl Spivey Wellons.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Alton Vick Sr.

Mrs. Vick was a member of Franklin Baptist Church since 1926 and was one of the oldest living members. She was a member of the Faithful Servant Sunday school class and a member of the Franklin Woman’s Club.

Survivors include two daughters, Connie V. Yarbrough (Steve) of Harrells, N.C., and Nita V. Carr (Jimmy) of Windsor, Va.; two sons, J. Alton “Sonny” Vick Jr. (Susan) of Franklin, Va., and Robert W. Vick (Nancy) of Jacksonville, Fla.; a sister, Virginia D. Wellons of Richmond; a brother, Floyd W. Wellons Jr. (Martha) of Franklin; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and two step-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends this evening (Tuesday) from 7 to 8: 30 p.m. at Wright Funeral Home. A celebration of life service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 14, 2011, at Franklin Baptist Church with the Rev. Sharon James and Rev. Brent Kimlick officiating.

Interment will follow in Poplar Spring Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Franklin Baptist Church, Franklin Fire and Rescue or any favorite charity.