Virginia Rivers Poythress, 99, passed away Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at her home in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Rivers was born May, 31, 1922 in South Norfolk, Virginia to the late Ausbon and Emma Hall.
Rivers was the last surviving member of South Norfolk, High School, Class of 1939. She moved on to work in the Furniture Business for Meyers and Tabakin and Furniture World. Rivers was a walking database, able to recall product numbers for customers when they were looking to make a purchase.
Rivers is survived by her daughter, Virginia Teller and her husband, Raymond Teller; stepson, Bill Evans; grandchildren, Sherry Hale and Dawn Simmons and her husband John Simmons; four great-grandchildren and a host of loving family and friends, especially her dear friends and caretakers, Sara, Wayne and Luanne. At Rivers’ request no services will be held but she will live on forever in our hearts.