Mrs. Virginia Bramlett Derden
Funeral services for Virginia Bramlett Derden, 95, were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, in the chapel of Tom M. Wages Funeral Home in Snellville. The Rev. Will Zant officiated.
Interment followed in Eternal Hills Memory Gardens.
She died Tuesday, Jan. 23, at Greenwood Place Assisted Living Community in Wrightsville, after an extended illness.
Mrs. Derden was preceded in death by husband, John B. Derden; parents, Emerson and Myrtle Tatum Bramlett, of Ellijay; and sister, Bernice Mooneyham.
Survivors include two sons, John K. (Carolyn) Derden, of Swainsboro, and Jim (Julie) Derden, of Normal, Ill.
She is also survived by one grandson, Mark Derden, of Martinsburg, W.Va.; one granddaughter, Melanie Derden, of Atlanta; and one great-grandson, Bryson Derden, of Martinsburg, W.Va.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that those who desire to memorialize Mrs. Derden make a contribution to the John B. Derden CCC Museum, Vogel State Park, 405 Vogel State Park Road, Blairsville, GA 30512.