Maggie Virginia Hester Woodfolk Simpson
Maggie Virginia Hester Woodfolk Simpson
  • November 27, 1929 - March 20, 2017
  • Charlottesville, Virginia

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Our beloved Mother, Aunt, Grandmother, Cousin and Friend, Maggie Virginia Simpson (Pea Nanny) departed this life on Monday, March 20, 2017, at Charlottesville Pointe following a lengthy illness. She was born to the late Susie Ella Hester (Ma Sue) on November 27, 1929, in Charottesville, Va.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Herbert E. and James S. Hester, Sr.; and one daughter, Mary H. Williams all of Charlottesville, Va.

Virginia had warmth about her that made her a joy to know. Her precious memory shall be treasured by her husband, Hammie Simpson; a loving and devoted daughter, Barbara H. Williams of Charlottesville, Va.; one son, David L. Woodfolk of Staunton, Va.; three grandchildren, Giselle H Johnson (Curtis) of Louisa, Va., Omar Shabazz (William Hester), and Angela Williams, both of Charlottesville, Va.; six great grandchildren, seven great great granchildren; her surrogate family, Charlotte and Benjamin Word, Nancy Zeman, and Elizabeth Word-Glennie; a devoted cousin, Barbara H. Arnold (Missy); a devoted friend, Ardell Heath; and a host of many other nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends. She will be greatly missed by all whose hearts she touched.

A memorial service will be held at Teague Funeral Home, 2260 Ivy Rd., Charlottesville, VA 22903, on Monday, March 27, 2017, at 1 p.m.