Ernestine Galyean thumbnail

Ernestine Galyean

June 10, 1932 - April 23, 2021

Arrangements under the direction of Moody Funeral Service-Mount Airy, NC. To view this obituary on their page, please click HERE.

 

Mrs. Ernestine Harrison Galyean, 88, of Norfolk, VA, formerly of Mount Airy, passed away Friday, April 23, 2021, at Sentara Leigh Hospital in Norfolk, VA.  Mrs. Galyean was born June 10, 1932, in Surry County, the daughter of the late James Hugh and Etta Newman Harrison.  Ernestine retired from AT&T after 30 years of service.  She was past worthy matron of Norview Chapter #131 Order of the Eastern Star.  Left to cherish her memories is a son and daughter-in-law, David and Felicia Galyean of Chesapeake, VA.  Also surviving are a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and many, dear friends.  In addition to her parents, Mrs. Galyean was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer Eugene Galyean; and three sisters, Roxie, Dorothy, and Charlene.  A graveside service will be held Thursday, April 29, 2021, at 11:00 AM at Skyline Memory Gardens, with the Rev. Jonathan Doss officiating.  The family will receive friends Thursday from 9:30 until 10:30 AM at Moody Funeral Home in Mount Airy.  Due to public health concerns, attendees are requested to wear a face mask and practice social distancing.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Riverside Baptist Church, 5768 Sellger Drive, Norfolk, VA  23502; or a charity of the donor’s choice.  A memorial service will be held in Norfolk, VA, at a later date.  Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.

 

 

 

Life Event Timeline

Help tell the story of Ernestine by contributing to the Life Event Timeline. Upload the photo of an event...

Post an Event

Leave a Condolence

Be the first to share a memory of Ernestine.

Post a Condolence
11

What our families say...

Altmeyer was incredible in their reliability and conscientious effort to detail. I personally worked from beginning to end with Joseph Limback. What an absolute blessing that was. From the first meeting we had a very easy communication path because Joseph took complete control to oversee our families welfare. Our family couldn’t have asked for better care and comfort of our love one.

×

A Session ID is required to purchase jewelry with your loved one's fingerprint, click here to continue. If you do not have an ID, click here to contact us to get your Session ID.