10/27/06 — EDNA P. PICKRAL

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Died Oct. 25, 2006

RICHMOND, Va. - Edna Pearsall Pickral, 68, died Wednesday.

A funeral mass will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at the Church of the Epiphany, of which she was a charter member. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

Mrs. Pickral, a native of Wayne County graduated from Seven Springs High School where she was class valedictorian. She at-tended the University of Richmond and was employed by Southern States for 12 years. Since that time she has been a devoted mother and homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her father, Charles Jackson "Jack" Pearsall; maternal grandparents, Debro and Nannie Gurley; and paternal grandparents, Hallie and Essie Pearsall.

She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Percy Pickral Jr.; her mother, Maggie G. Hall of Seven Springs; daughter and son-in-law, Amy and James Kegley of Ashland, Va.; twin grandsons, James and Joshua Kegley; son and daughter-in-law, Brian and Cristen Pickral of Glen Allen, Va.; sister and brother-in-law, Linda and Larry Wargel of Columbia, S.C.; an uncle, A.D. Gurley and wife, Mollie, of Surf City; two nieces, Kelly and husband, Jeff, Hood of Charleston, S.C., and Mia and husband, Douglas, Freeman of Martinez, Ga.

Pallbearers will be Steven, Randy and Kevin Pickral, Paul Fetty, Douglas Freeman, John Gurley, Joe Myers IV and Michael Kleinfelter.

Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be made to Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Inc., 14 Pennsylvania Plaza, Suite 1400, New York, N.Y., 10122, or Scleroderma Foundation, 300 Rosewood Dr., Suite. 105, Danvers, Mass., 01923

Visitation will be at Bliley Funeral Home Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. and Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m.


Published in Obituaries on October 27, 2006 2:01 PM