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Virginia Taylor Herndon

February 15, 1929 - September 5, 2015

Virginia Taylor Herndon went to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 5, 2015.

Virginia was born on February 15, 1929 in Roanoke Rapids, NC.  She moved to Norfolk, VA in 1947 and was married to Carroll L. Herndon from July 1948 until his passing November 2009.  The family were active members of Trinity Baptist Church in Norfolk, VA and then Norfolk Baptist Church upon moving to Virginia Beach in 1974.

Virginia passed in Lynchburg, VA where she resided the last five years surrounded by family.
Virginia was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a bright light in our lives and will be surely missed.
Virginia is survived by her son David Herndon and wife Janice from Bedford, VA and daughter Karen Herndon Zak and husband Bryan from Homer, Alaska, three grandchildren and five great grandchildren. A celebration of life was held with the family in Bedford, VA. Offer condolences online at

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