Posted: Friday, May 13, 2011 8:43 pm
The Messenger, May 13, 2011
The Messenger has learned of the death of Barbara (Jeffreys) McVay, 83, of Dallas, beloved mother, wife and friend, who passed away in the presence of her family May 4, 2011.
A Celebration of Life was held Tuesday at Spring Valley United Methodist Church in Dallas.
The family requests that memorials be made to the Salvation Army, the American Heart Association or the charity of the donor’s choice.
She was born April 14, 1928, in Wausau, N.C., and is survived by her husband of 60 years, George Russell McVay, a former resident of Union City; her children and their spouses, Rusty and Toni McVay, Jeffie and Casey Chandler and Martin McVay; her grandchildren and their spouses, Melissa and Matt Roenbeck, Sam Chandler and Cameron and Amanda McVay; and her great-granddaughter, Haley Roenbeck.
She will be remembered by all as one who loved life, her family, friends and Jesus Christ, her Lord and Savior.