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Thelma Farthing

September 12, 1929 - July 20, 2020

Thelma Gilbert Farthing, 90, of Chesapeake, passed away in her home on Monday, July 20, 2020.  She was born in Swords Creek, VA to Molly and Hiram Miller.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband Andy Doke Gilbert of 54 years and her husband Robert Farthing of 8 years.  She was also predeceased by her brothers Hobert, Alder and Lottie Miller; sisters Emily Whited, Marie Horton and Lillie Gilbert and a daughter-in-law, Martha Gilbert.

She is survived by her son Jimmy Gilbert, Sr. and daughter Regina Parker and her husband Steve; two grandsons, Jimmy Gilbert, Jr. and Sean Parker all of Chesapeake.  She also leaves behind a dear friend of 60 years, Ethel Warner.  The family extends special thanks to her wonderful caregivers Lynn Honeycutt and Amber Warner.

A graveside service will be conducted at 10 am Thursday July 23, 2020 in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens in Norfolk.

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Date: Thursday, July 23, 2020

Time: 10:00 am


Woodlawn Memorial Gardens

6309 E Virginia Beach Blvd.
Norfolk, Virginia 23502

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