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In Memory of

Virginia Richardson Forbis

July 1, 1922 - October 10, 2016

Obituary


Virginia R. Forbis, 94, formerly of Columbia, MO fell asleep Monday, October 10, 2016 in Walla Walla, Washington.



Visitation will be held on Monday, October 24, 2016 from 1:00-2:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 24, 2016 at 2:00 PM at the funeral home. Officiating will be Elder Albert Oetman. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.



Mrs. Forbis was born July 1, 1922 in Boone County the daughter of William L. and Nannie (Black) Richardson. On December 16, 1945 she married Ernest Frederick Forbis, Sr,...

Virginia R. Forbis, 94, formerly of Columbia, MO fell asleep Monday, October 10, 2016 in Walla Walla, Washington.



Visitation will be held on Monday, October 24, 2016 from 1:00-2:00 PM at Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 24, 2016 at 2:00 PM at the funeral home. Officiating will be Elder Albert Oetman. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.



Mrs. Forbis was born July 1, 1922 in Boone County the daughter of William L. and Nannie (Black) Richardson. On December 16, 1945 she married Ernest Frederick Forbis, Sr, in Columbia, MO. He preceded her in death on December 22, 2007 after 62 years of marriage. She was also preceded in death by her parents, sister and two brothers.



Survivors include her beloved step-son, Ernest (Fred) Forbis, Jr of Indio, CA; two grandchildren, Jodie DuPuis of College Place, WA and Steven Forbis and his wife, Kathy of Henderson, NV. She is also survived by three great-grandchildren.



Virginia was a member of the Columbia Seventh-day Adventist Church since 1943. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Columbia SDA Church, 1100 College Park Dr, Columbia, MO 65203.