Published 12:00 am Thursday, February 26, 2009
Victoria N. Lassiter, 89, died Feb. 21, 2009 in Chesapeake General Hospital, Chesapeake, Va. She was the daughter of the late Betty West and wife of the late Johnnie Lassiter.
She was preceded in death by three sons, two grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and two great-great-grandchildren. She was a retired housewife and a long time member of Pulaski Baptist Church, Carrsville, Va.
Mrs. Lassiter is survived by two sons, Isaac L. Lassiter (Bertha), of Suffolk, Va., Norman E. Lassiter, of Newport News, Va.; five daughters, Mabel Ruth (Erma) Lassiter, of Portsmouth, Va., Beatrice L. Wolfrey, of Suffolk, Va., Fannie B. Evans, of Eatonton, Ga., Clara C. Lassiter and Cynthia L. Matthews, of Suffolk, Va.; one sister, Barbara Campbell, of New York, and one brother, the Rev. W.S. Walker (Carolyn), of Edenton, N.C.; four sister-in-laws, 30 grandchildren, 72 great-grandchildren, 25 great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a host of relatives and friends.
Family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Friday at Peebles Funeral Home, 1016 E. Washington St.
Her funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, 2009 at Pulaski Baptist Church, Carrsville, Va.
Burial will be in Mt. Sinai Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will be at 207 N. Capital St., Suffolk, VA 23434.