Virgie Chapman McCormick

Published 10:00 am Friday, January 28, 2022

Graveside services for Virgie Chapman McCormick will be on Friday, Jan. 28, 2022, at Union Church Cemetery in Union Church, MS, at 11 AM.  Rev. Larry Mills will be officiating the services with Brookhaven Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. 

Mrs. McCormick, 93, a life-long resident of Union Church, MS, passed from this life on Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2022, at home with her loving family by her side.  She was born on July 27, 1928, in Jefferson County (Nebo Community), MS, to James Edward Chapman and Irma Youngblood Chapman. She was a homemaker. Mrs. McCormick worked for many years as a cosmetologist. She was a member of Union Church Presbyterian Church for 70 years where she taught Sunday School for many years. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend.

Preceding her in death were her parents James and Irma Chapman; husband, Samuel Charles McCormick; sisters Inez Ray, Lillie Sanders, Mamie King and Hazel McCormick; and brothers Carl Chapman, Percy Chapman and T. J. Chapman.

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Survivors are her sons Wayne McCormick (Francie) of Hartwell, GA and Mike McCormick (Suezan) of Union Church; daughter Barbara McCormick Bandy (Wayne) of Union Church; grandchildren, Scott Bandy (Erin), Lee McCormick, Jason Bandy (Shelby), Lauren McCormick Owen (Derek) and Melissa Bandy Bier (Tyler);  great-grandchildren, Seth Wooley, Samuel Bandy, John Bier, Katherine Bier, Mary Michael Bandy, Hope Bier and Molly Bandy ; 2 great-great grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Deaconess Hospice.

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