Virginia Sapp

March 1, 1931 ~ December 25, 2019 (age 88)


Mrs. Virginia Sapp, 88 of Quitman passed away Wednesday, December 25, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family holding her hand.  Mrs. Sapp was born March 1, 1931 to the late Abe & Hazel Jones Carmichael.  She was a member of Okapilco Baptist Church where she was a choir member, pianist, and organist.  Mrs. Sapp was also in the following clubs, Pebble Hill Community Club, Red Hat Society, United Daughters of the Confederate, Genealogy Society, and the Quilting Club.

Survivors include her children, Cherry (Hollis) Ensley of Acworth, Dale (Duce) Layfield of Tallahassee, and Marcus (Shelly) Sapp of Barney; grandchildren, Dewey (Mary) Ensley of Acworth, Brandon (Melissa) Ensley of Woodstock, and Mandy (Chris) Webb of Raleigh, N.C.; great grandchildren, Kyle, Rachel and Jason Ensley of Acworth, Katelyn and Sydney Ensley of Woodstock, and Elaina Webb of Raleigh N.C.; sister in laws, Laura Sapp of Moultrie, and Louise Sapp of Quitman; and special caregiver, Jamie McDonald. Mrs. Sapp was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Sapp.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at Okapilco Baptist Church, 1565 Okapilco Church Rd., Quitman, GA with Rev. Greg Icard officiating.  Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.  The family will be receiving friends Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.  Flowers may be accepted or donations may be made to Langdale Hospice House, 2263 Pineview Dr., Valdosta, GA  31602.  

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December 27, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Maxwell-Purvis Funeral Home
908 N. Court Street
Quitman, GA 31643

Funeral Service
December 28, 2019

2:00 PM
Okapilco Baptist Church

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