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Virginia Elizabeth Elliott Epps

September 5, 1938 — March 30, 2023

Virginia Elizabeth Elliott Epps

Virginia Elizabeth Elliott Epps of Buffalo Junction, VA passed away on March 30, 2023.  She was born in Pittsylvania County, VA on September 5, 1938 and was 84 years of age.  She was the daughter of the late Jesse H. Elliott and the late Elizabeth Webb Elliott.  She was married to the late James Franklin Epps, Sr.


Virginia had many interests, but her favorite was flower gardening, and her love of flowers lead her to be a member of the Garden Club of Virginia.  She will leave a void in our hearts and will be greatly missed by all.  


Virginia Elizabeth Elliott Epps is survived by:

Her Son

James Franklin Epps, Jr. of Murrells Inlet, SC


Michelle Green-Creed (Ronnie Creed) of Buffalo Junction

Nicholas Comer of South Boston

James Epps, III of Oxford, NC
John Robert Epps of Oxford, NC

Dorothy Elizabeth Epps and her daughter Aubrey Elizabeth of Oxford, NC

Skylar Short and her children Sydney, Jaxon, and Avery Barnett of Alton, VA

Eli Short of Buffalo Junction

Joshua Short of Wake Forest, NC

Macy Jones Brock of Farmville, VA

Greyson Creed of Buffalo Junction

Ryan Creed of Reidsville, NC

Bella Marie Comer of Orlando, FL

8 Great Great Grandchildren


***Preceded in death by***

Her Daughter

Cathy Elizabeth Epps


A graveside service will be held Monday, April 3, 2023 at 2:00 P.M. at Pleasant Grove Christian Church Cemetery with the Pastor Russell Terry officiating.


The family will receive friends at her home.


For memorials, please consider Mecklenburg Rescue Squad, 25 Burlington Dr., Clarksville, VA 23927.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements entrusted to Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Past Services

Graveside Service

Monday, April 3, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Pleasant Grove Christian Church Cemetery

2154 Pleasant Grove Rd, Halifax, VA 24558

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