Virginia Pope (EVANS, Ga.)

EVANS, Ga. - Entered into rest May 16, 2009 at University Hospital, Mrs. Virginia Ann Pope, 97, wife of the late John C. Pope, Jr. Graveside funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 19, 2009 at 11 a.m. at Westover Memorial Park. Family and friends will assemble at the cemetery. Mrs. Pope was born in Aiken, S.C. She worked in the Lamp Dept. at J.B. Whites Department Store. She was a member of the Church of the Good Shepherd. Virginia was preceded in death by a son, C.L. "Sonny" McCarty. Survivors include: a son, Charles Pope and wife Gloria, Martinez, Ga.; and four grandchildren, John Pope, IV, Heather Pope, Terry McCarty, and Kathy McCarty. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Church of the Good Shepherd, 2230 Walton Way, Augusta, Ga. 30904. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. Thomas L. King Funeral Home. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-May 18, 2009