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Virginia Belle Attwood
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  • American Heart Assoc. of SC Memorial Processing Center
    4217 Park Place Court
    Glen Allen, VA 23060
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  • EQUUS Foundation
    168 Long Lots Road
    Westport, CT 06880

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“I just learned of Ginny's passing last week. I am so shocked and saddened as she was an amazing friend to me for almost 20 years. The first time I...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Aemi Miller - Republic, WA

“We would have great conversations at the barn. She would clean Tango's stall. Then she'd get a bucket and tell Tango to Lee in the bucket. And...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Paula Jaenichen - Vine Grove, KY

“I was very surprised and sad to hear of Ginny death. She was a fantastic and wonderful person to know I will truly miss her. She'd always hug me and...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Linda Goodwin - Friend

“So sorry Bob for your loss. Praying for you and the family. We haven't kept in touch but I remember all the good times we had. You take care. ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Peggy Mangrum or Mains - LafdLa, SC

“When we moved to Goose Creek in 2003 Ginny welcomed us to the neighborhood with opened arms. She was always happy and upbeat, a very kind person. ...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Pat McCullough-Brown - SC

“Kim and Bob we were so shocked and saddened at this news. Sending you and your families prayers and love. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Debra and Guy Orton - SC

“May God wrap each one of you in His loving and comforting arms around you. Know that she is with our Father, with a new heart and perfectly healthy...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Suzi Ulrich - Summerville, SC

“An Angel Among Us - You will Forever Be in Our Hearts and Prayers. ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: David "Mike" Woodcock - Friend

“I had the pleasure of meeting Ginny through her daughter Kim and would run into her periodically at the Weapons Station while working there. Sad for...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Betty Boudreau - Summerville, SC

“Virginia was a fellow Connecticut friend and neighbor. She was the kindest lovingly person who would help anyone. She will be truly missed by me. ...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Sandra Rader - Goose Creek, SC

“I worked with Ginny for the entire time she worked at Tech. Was her friend and we kept in touch all these years. I am so sorry to hear of her passing...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Tina Peavy Willis - Goose Creek, SC


Virginia Belle Attwood, 74, of Goose Creek, SC, died Monday, February 12, 2018. All funeral services will be private. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel.

Virginia was born April 20, 1943 in Milford, CT, daughter of the late Nathaniel Roland Thompson and the late Maxine C. Grove Thompson. She formerly worked in the print shop at Trident Technical College. She loved animals and kept her horse, Tango, at Marrington Plantation Stables for many years.

She is survived by her husband, Francis Robert Attwood of Goose Creek, SC; daughter, Kim B. Whittaker (Donny) and their children, Julia Kalafus, all of Summerville, and Kelsey Peterson of Charleston, SC; two sons, Keith Bartleson (Vicki) and their children, Blair and Allen, all of James Island, SC, Kevin Bartleson (Lori) and their children, Abby and Brooke, all of Summerville, SC and two stepdaughters, Michelle Benson and Marie Bielick both of Rollesville, NC. Her two remaining siblings are sisters, Bobbie Page of CT and Priscilla Schults of Lehigh Acres, FL. Virginia resently became a great-grandmother to Sophia Grace of Summerville.

Memorials may be made to American Heart Assoc. of SC Memorial Processing Center, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060 and/or EQUUS Foundation, 168 Long Lots Road, Westport, CT 06880.