Funeral services for Joyce “VIRGINIA” Roberts Albritton Rachal Myatt SIMPSON of West Monroe will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, August 13, 2016 in the chapel of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in West Monroe, Rev. Calvin Cantrell will officiate. Interment will be held at McCormick Cemetery.
Virginia lived a full life and touched many people in her 89 years. She passed away at Stoneybrook Nursing Home after a long bout with dementia and after suffering several strokes.
Virginia had no siblings. She is preceded in death by her parents: George Alvie Roberts & Viola Finklea Roberts, both of Union Parish; as well as three husbands: O’Dell Albritton, AW (Augusta Washington) Rachal and Durwood Simpson all of West Monroe, LA.
She is survived by her son, Ronnie O’Dell Albritton and his wife, Connie Cook Albritton of West Monroe. Two stepsons, John Augusta Rachal and William “Bill” Teal Rachal. John is married to Elizabeth Franklin Rachal of Pineville, LA. Bill is married to Phyllis Trim Rachal of Highland, IL.; and one step-daughter, Ann Rachal Saxon who is married to Roy Saxon of Dallas, TX.
Virginia has 12 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren with one on the way, and two great-great grandchildren. Visitation will be held from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM, Friday, August 12, 2016 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home West Monroe.