Funeral service for Mrs. Virginia Powell Thrasher, age 87 of Flintville, will be conducted Tuesday September 29, 2015 at 2 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home, with Rev. Milton Martin and Rev. Carlos Beddingfield officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Mrs. Thrasher passed away Sunday September 27, 2015 at Lincoln Medical Center.
A native of Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late John Franklin and Effie Edna Wall Powell. Mrs. Thrasher was not only a homemaker but also very business minded and hardworking, managing her family’s rental properties as well as rental of their farmland. She was a member of the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughter Shela Krell and husband Jim of Chicago, IL, son Royce Thrasher of Flintville, TN.
Visitation with the family will be Tuesday September 29, 2015 from 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home.