Sunset Funeral Home
1800 St. George Rd., Evansville

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Virginia Lee Below

March 20, 1944 - January 28, 2021


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    Franciena says

    My sincere condolences to the family.While words fail to capture the pain of losing a loved one, we look forward to the time when words will fail to capture the joy of having our heavenly Father return your dear one to you. John 5:28,29

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    Jane P says

    The best way to remember someone you love is with a smile on your face. This may be impossible for now, but at least try. Your grandmother’s soul will be happy to see you smiling as you remember her memory.

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Virginia “Nana” Lee Below was born to the late James and Ada Wire on March 20th, 1944. Sadly, she passed away on January 28, 2021.
She is preceded in death by her brother, James Wire.
Virginia worked as a home health aide for Haller’s Home Care (15 years), Welborn Hospital, a certified attendant for the State Hospital, a CNA for several nursing homes and a caretaker of many. Virginia married the love of her life on July 12, 1968. She enjoyed watching classic westerns, NASCAR with Dale Jr. being her favorite, Blue Bloods, Billy Graham and other gospel shows.
Virginia “Nana” Below will be deeply missed by many: husband, James R. Below; siblings, Carlene Hayward, Richard Wire, and Dorthy (James) Turpen; three daughters, Maria (Larry) Cundiff, Mellissa Fuller, and Melinda Below; dear family friends, Jayme Thompson and Donna (Ronnie) Hall; 11 grandchildren, Tabitha Farber, Matthew Thompson, James Kemmerer, Anthony Thompson, Ariel Bass, Louis Young, Darien Bass, Olivia King, Joseph Pina, Kyle Bass, and Michael Newman, Jr.; 25 great-grandchildren, 8 nieces, and 2 nephews.
Fly high “Nana”, we love you!
Visitation will be held at Sunset Funeral Home and Memorial Park’s Chapel of Peace Mausoleum on Wednesday, February 3, 2021. Visitation will be from 10-11am and the service will follow immediately at 11am.