OBITUARY

Virginia L Tyson

January 31, 1933April 8, 2019
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Virginia Perry Tyson, died on April 8, 2019 at the age of 86. She was born in Center, Colorado to Eurith Lindstrom and Ferman Perry.

She graduated from Lubbock High School, then joined the U.S. Marines Corps in June of 1951. She served for 22 years for Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office and retired. She belonged to the VFW Auxiliary and Lubbock County Sherriff's Association. She loved to cook and can and taught her grandkids how to can. She will be greatly missed.

Virginia married to Doyle Tyson on January 24, 1953, he preceded her in death in 2009.

Virginia is survived by her sons, Rickey and wife Johnana, Jimmy and wife Vickie; daughter, Sheryl and husband Larry of Tulsa; sister, Jean; 8 grandchildren: Brent, Lea, Lindsey, Lane, Cody, Tracy, Ronnie and Justin; 13 great –grandchildren: Garrett, Summer, Brittany, Aiden, Tyson, Emily, Brooklyn, Tyler, Kristian, Michael, Chloe, Matthew, and Ethan; 2 great-great grandchildren, Jeremiah and Kinsley.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, April 12, 201 at Victory Life Baptist Church, Pastor Shawn Brewer officiating. Interment will follow at Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park.

  • FAMILY

  • Eurith Lindstrom and Ferman Perry, Parents
  • Doyle Tyson, Husband
  • Rickey and wife, Johnana, Jimmy and wife, Vickie, and Sheryl and husband, Larry, Children
  • Jean ~, Sister
  • Brent, Lea, Lindsey, Lane, Cody, Tracy, Ronnie and Justin, Grandchildren
  • Garrett, Summer, Brittany, Aiden, Tyson, Emily, Brooklyn, Tyler, Kristian, Michael, Chloe, Matthew and Ethan, Great-grandchildren
  • Jeremiah and Kinsley, Great-great-grandchildren
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Bobby Havens
  • Kelvin Ratliff
  • Dwayne Walker
  • Cody Jaycon
  • Cody Chandler
  • Jimmy Sexton

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, April 11, 2019
  • Celebration of Life Friday, April 12, 2019
REMEMBERING

Virginia L Tyson

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Patricia Register

April 12, 2019

We always enjoy visiting with Virginia while we were loading our water tanks for our wash business. It was a ray of sunshine in our busy day. We will miss you!
The Register Family

Theresa Browning

April 11, 2019

Deepest Sympathy .....

Dianna Howell

April 11, 2019

Johnana Tyson

April 11, 2019

Granny,
We miss you already. I was blessed in so many ways to be able take care of you. Thank you for the times you took care of me when I was sick. Thank you for loving me like a daughter
And loving my kids and grandkids .i am forever grateful
Love you Johnana

Dwain & Bobbie Sue Walker

April 11, 2019

Our sweet, precious Virginia, how we all loved you and miss you. You were such a beautiful example to all who knew you. You loved and cared for your family. You loved the Lord, and were always faithful in His service. Your life was an inspiration and encouragement to all those who knew you. We know you are celebrating with Jesus without any physical impairments. We were so blessed to have known you. Our sincere condolences to your family and loved ones.

Diane Bottoni

April 9, 2019

Oh how I am already missing my sweet buddy! I relished our drives together to church and Bible study, Trailblazers luncheons, Bunco, appointments, and various events. Memories of Virginia will stay with me always. My prayers will continue for each of you.
Love,
Diane

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Biography

Virginia L Tyson was known as many things to many people. She was a loved one, a friend, and someone special. To family and friends who knew her best, Virginia will be remembered as a very exceptional person.

       She was born on January 31, 1933 in Center, Colorado and was the daughter of Ferman and Eurith Perry.

      Virginia worked hard to be a good mother to her children and she did her best to fulfill their needs. Virginia was blessed with three children, two sons, Rickey and Jimmy, and a daughter, Sheryl. Another blessing for Virginia was the gift of eight grandchildren, Brent, Lea, Lindsey, Lane, Cody, Tracy, Ronnie and Justin.

      Fortunately, Virginia enjoyed what she did for a living. Showing a strong work ethic, Virginia worked diligently and did her best to succeed in her career. Her primary occupation was law enforcement. She was employed for the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office for 22 years before retirement. She belonged to the VFW Auxiliary and Lubbock County Sherriff's Association. Virginia always sought to be a team player, doing what was necessary in order to get the job done.

      Virginia enjoyed her leisure time by taking part in various hobbies. Her favorite pursuits were cooking and canning. She taught her grandkids how to can. She was content to enjoy her favorite pastimes alone but was also willing to share her interests with others.

      Virginia passed away on April 8, 2019 at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock, Texas. She is survived by her sons, Rickey and wife Johnana, Jimmy and wife Vickie; daughter, Sheryl and husband Larry of Tulsa; sister, Jean; 8 grandchildren: Brent, Lea, Lindsey, Lane, Cody, Tracy, Ronnie and Justin; 13 great –grandchildren: Garrett, Summer, Brittany, Aiden, Tyson, Emily, Brooklyn, Tyler, Kristian, Michael, Chloe, Matthew, and Ethan; 2 great-great grandchildren, Jeremiah and Kinsley. Services were held at Victory Life Baptist Church. Virginia was laid to rest in Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park in Woodrow, Texas.

      Simply stated, Virginia was a good and kind person, an individual who will for all time be remembered by her family and friends as being a caring and giving person, someone who was a vital part of their lives. Virginia leaves behind her a legacy of life-long friendships and many cherished memories. Everyone whose life she touched will always remember Virginia L Tyson.