Celebrating the life of Virginia Samples
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Virginia Bates Samples, age 92, of Smyrna, Georgia passed away Monday, February 27, 2017. She was a loyal member of First Baptist Church of Smyrna and retired in 1987 from Bank South in Atlanta. A classy, dignified, southern lady, she will be much missed by her daughter, Elaine Chestney; grandson, Robert Wilson Chestney, Jr. and wife, Maren Chestney of Austin, Texas; granddaughter, Lara “Lainey” Chestney Franks and husband Cameron Franks of Chichester, England; great grandchildren, Isabella Chestney, Robert Wilson Chestney III, Savannah Chestney, Juliette Franks, Lachlan Franks, and Emily Franks; brother, Melvyn Bates from Sautee, Georgia; sister, Joyce Moore of Cumming, Georgia; sister-in-law, Margie Bates of Alpharetta, Georgia; and many nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held at 1:30 PM at First Baptist Church of Smyrna on Saturday, March 4, 2017. Internment will follow at Green Lawn Cemetery in Roswell. The family will receive friends Saturday, from 12:00 until 1:00 PM at Carmichael Funeral Home, 2950 King Street, Smyrna, Georgia. www.CarmichaelCares.com
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1275 Church Street
Smyrna, GA 30080
950 Mansell Road
Roswell, Georgia 30076