Vilena C. “Velma” Haley, age 90, of Louisa, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 19, 2018. Velma was born in Spotsylvania, Va to Ellis and Jennie Lloyd on December 30, 1927.
She is preceded in death by her loving husband of 49 years, Willie G. Haley Sr. and devoted son, Willie G. “Billy” Haley Jr.
She is survived by her children; James Haley (MJ), Linda Williams (Bruce), six grandchildren; Donna Haley, Malena Smith, Cindy Foster (Kevin), Crystal Inscoe, Jeannette Mortimer (Eric) and Jacob Haley, ten great-grandchildren; Trey and Andrew Ayers, Brittanie Hamilton, Kyle and Cayla Foster, Allison and Willie Merricks, Madison, Emic and Trinity Mortimer, along with daughters-in-law Laverne Haley, Dorothy Gammon, Nancy McDonald and close friends Dorothy Vogt and Ronnie Thacker.
Funeral services will be held at 4pm on Tuesday, April 24 at Woodward Funeral Home in Louisa. Pallbearers will be Jacob Haley, Eric Mortimer, Jimmy Trainham, Lee Taylor, Ralph Stanley and Matthew Lewis. Extended family and friends will be received at 3pm, prior to the service. Interment to follow at Hillcrest Cemetery in Louisa.
Flowers are accepted or memorial contributions can be made in Velma’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at www.stjude.org .
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