Virginia (Simpson) Drinkard

Born: Mon., Jun. 22, 1931
Died: Fri., Jul. 17, 2015


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Mon., Jul. 20, 2015
Location: McCullough Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Mon., Jul. 20, 2015
Location: McCullough Funeral Home

Graveside Service

2:00 PM Mon., Jul. 20, 2015
Location: Greenlawn Cemetery

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Virginia Drinkard, 84, entered into rest on Friday, July 17, 2015.

Virginia was born on June 22, 1931 in Union Point, Georgia to the late Byron and Frances Simpson. She loved old Western movies, gospel music and dearly loved her pets, especially Sasha.

Her parents and sister, Betty Simpson Johnson preceded her in death.

Her memory will forever be treasured by her loving and devoted husband, Howard Drinkard of Byron; son, John "Butch" Jackson (Hilda) of Siloam; stepdaughter, Bonnie Barfield (Wayne) of Warner Robins; stepson, Dale Drinkard (Marina) of Suwanee; seven grandchildren; six great grandchildren; sister, Brenda Bundy of Greensboro; and nieces and nephews; Kelley Cowne (Gary), of Covington; Doug Jones (Emily) of Ellijay; Jim Hubbard of Greensboro and Julie Siegel (Mark) of Hoschton.

The family will greet friends Monday, July 20, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at McCullough Funeral Home with Funeral Services following in the chapel. A Graveside Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. at Green Lawn Cemetery in Union Point, Georgia.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully suggests memorial donations be given in memory of Virginia Simpson Drinkard to American Cancer Society, 804 Cherry Street, Suite A, Macon, Georgia 31201. - See more at:

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Ed Chernenkoff
   Posted Sun July 19, 2015
Deepest condolences to the family..

Wanda McCannon
   Posted Sun July 19, 2015
My prayers are with you all. Miss Virginia could always make me laugh. I pray the God will give you all peace.

Carla Caputo
   Posted Fri July 24, 2015
our deepest condolences to you all , so very sorry Brenda.