On the morning of Friday, November 19, 2021, Virginia Moore Clontz passed away peacefully with her loved ones by her side. She was born in Rutherford County on April 27, 1924 to the late Ault and Elizabeth Settlemyre Moore.
In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by her husband, Albert Lanier Clontz; one brother, Belvin Moore; her sisters, Alma Phillips, Ruth Moody, Lillian Burgin and Lois Lavendar; daughter-in-law, Yvonne Clontz and one great-granddaughter, Danielle Roberts.
Virginia was a member of Clinchfield Baptist Church and worked for over thirty-five years at Gayley and Lord. She mostly enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
Left to cherish her memories are two sons, Jim Clontz and Jerry Clontz (Jeannie); grandchildren, Donna Gainous, Debbie Flannagan, Kent Clontz; great-grandchildren, Justin Flannagan (Kendall), Ashley James (Jon) and Caitlin Clontz. Also surviving Virginia are four great-great grandchildren, Mason, Lincoln, Mackenzie and Grayson; several nieces and nephews and a special caregiver, Donetta Miller.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, November 22, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at Beam Funeral Service with Reverend Terry Roach officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m., one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will follow the service at Oak Grove Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Virginia’s memory to Clinchfield Baptist Church, 1150 East Court Street, Marion, North Carolina 28752.