Virginia Mossholder

December 13, 1923 ‒ March 28, 2008

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Virginia M. Mossholder, age 84, of Cliff St., Mount Vernon passed away on Friday morning, March 28, 2008 at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon.

She was born on December 13, 1923 in Utica, to the late Henry Wilson and Julia Gertrude (Freeman) Ferguson.

Virginia was a member of the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ, where she was active in Ruth Group and the Christian Women’s Fellowship. Virginia was a volunteer for the Red Cross in Mount Vernon assisting with the Bloodmobile. She also had worked for Foster’s Pharmacy and the Hallmark Store when it was on Main Street.

Virginia is survived by her loving husband, Ivan Mossholder, whom she married on February 25, 1950; her caring daughters, Carol (David) Vernon of Mount Vernon, and Janice Mossholder of Boston, Massachusetts; her grandchildren, Tara Howard and Adrian Vernon; her great grandsons, Noah Smith and Zachary Dementry; her brother, Charles (Teri) Ferguson of Perrysville; her sister, Helen (Harley) Dexter of Mount Vernon and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Virginia was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters.

There will be no calling hours. A graveside service will be held in Mound View Cemetery on Wednesday, April 2, 2008 beginning at 11 AM with Rev. Jamie Gump officiating. The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Mossholder.

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