Virginia Pierce Seamster of Nathalie, VA passed away August 20, 2019. She was born in Pittsylvania County on May 8, 1927 and was 92 years of age. She was the daughter of the late William Isaac Pierce and Lillie Brooks Pierce. She was married to the late Henry Lee Seamster.

She was a member of First Baptist Church of Republican Grove, where she served as a Sunday School teacher and helped with Vacation Bible School. She loved cooking and her grandchildren and especially loved good gospel preaching.

Virginia P. Seamster is survived by: her son, Dr. Elwood Lee Seamster and wife Dianne of Clover, SC; grandchildren Laura Ann Lebanno and husband Mike of Clover, SC, Tammie Moss and husband Todd of Clover, SC, and Lee Seamster and wife Nikki of York, SC: great grandchildren Holly Lucas and husband Will, Bryan Moss, Torrie Leigh Sokolovic and husband Justin, and Analee Seamster, and Zoey Labanno; great great grandchild Hendrix Sokolovic; sisters Barbara P. Fears and Catherine P. Singleton Hailey.

She was preceded in death by: her son, Paul Lewis Seamster; and siblings Clyde W. Pierce, Mary P. Rudder, Betty, P. Rudder and Dorothy P. Martin.

A funeral service will be held Friday, August 23, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Elwood Seamster officiating. Burial to follow in First Baptist Church of Republican Grove Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Friday, one hour prior to the service at Powell Funeral Home.

For memorials please consider Calvary Baptist Church, P.O. Box 315, Clover, SC 29710.

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Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.