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Virginia C. Samuels
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“Dear Family of Virginia Samuels, I just learned of Virginia's passing and you have my deepest sympathy. I eas a student at Cecil Community College...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Ruth Barmore - Peoria, AZ

“I was so sorry to hear of Virginia's passing. I know that grief can be overwhelming, It was a privialage to work with her at Cecil College she did...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Carrie Ray-Murray - North East, MD

“Paul and Family, I was so sorry to learn of Virginia's passing; a great loss to many friends. I met her when she was a room mate of Nellie Sumpter....Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Colleen Chamberlain - Perryville, MD

“Paul, I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. What a great lady I was a student at Cecil and she was a great help always very friendly and happy. I...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Becky Anderson - Rising Sun

“I was so sorry to hear of Virginia's passing. I had the privilege of working with Virginia at Cecil Community College for many years. She was...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Natalie Story

“With tears I write this message. I'm in Florida today but just because I'm not there doesn't mean I don't love you. I'm having trouble putting all my...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Jo Ann Frock - Risng Sun, MD

“Kind and considerate, Mrs. Virginia Samuels was always willing to lend a helping hand to students and employees of Cecil College. Let me know if I...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Laney Hoxter - North East, MD

“So sorry to hearing of your Mother's passing. We will be keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. ”
8 of 16 | Posted by: Larry and Dale Underwood - MD

“Paul, Will and are so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. She was such a kind, sweet woman. I know she will be missed dearly by you and your...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Anita Linton - Rising Sun, MD

“Paul - I was sorry to hear of your mother's passing. I saw her at the Nursing Home back in August while visiting my Father. She always had a smile...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Donna McNeill Miles - RS, MD

“I am so sorry to hear of the passing of dear, sweet Virginia Samuels. What a darling little lady with so much love, grace, compassion & a true heart...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Gary W. Holmes, II. - Elkton, MD

“Paul & Family, I worked with Virignia for years at Cecil College and admired her courage and goodness. I am in Florida and will mis her service, but...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Bonnie Giraldi - Perryville, MD

“To the family of Virginia. We send out deepest sympathy to you at this time. Sam your Mom was a treat each time I would see her with a beautiful...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: janice mccummings - dallas, NC

“PAUL, I WAS SO SORRY TO SEE YOUR MOM'S OBITUARY IN THE NEWSPAPER THIS MORNING. I KNOW HOW MUCH YOU LOVED HER AND THAT YOU WILL MISS HER SO. SHE...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: KAY SNELLING - COLORA, MD

“PAUL MY PRAYERS AND CONDOLENCES GO OUT TO YOU AND FAMILY AT THIS TIME OF SORROW. SHE IS WITH JESUS NOW ,LOOKING DOWN WATCHING YOU. SHE WILL TALK TO...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: RUSSELL SHOLL - ELKTON, MD

“So Very Sorry to hear of the passing of Virginia......Such a very pleasant Lady...If memory serves me correctly...when I was a patient at...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Deborah Harris Lambert - MD


Virginia C. Samuels, age 81, of Rising Sun, MD, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 13, 2013. Born in Rising Sun on May 21, 1931, she is the daughter of the late Jacob and Violet (Smith) Christie.
She served as a homemaker for her family from 1947 to 1957. In 1949, she graduated from George Washington Carver H.S. Virginia began her career at Chester County Hospital where she worked from 1965 to 1973. Due to health issues, she went to work at Cecil Community College in 1973 to work as a receptionist and continuing her education from 1973 to 1976 to earn her Associates Degree in Secretarial Management. Virginia retired from Cecil College in 1998 as an Assistant Instructor, but would often work part time for the college as needed.
She leaves to cherish her memory, a son Paul L. Samuels of Rising Sun, MD; brothers Everett Cooper of Eldersburg, MD, and Walter Cooper of La Crosse, VA; a host of nieces and nephews whom she loved as her own; and many countless friends and neighbors.
She is predeceased by her husband Frederick; a son Frederick, Jr.; a daughter Angel Lynn; sisters Violet M. Lane, and Betty M. Cooper; and brothers Paul Christie, Harold Christie, Leonard Christie and Raymond Cooper.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2PM on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at R.T. Foard Funeral Home, 111 S. Queen St., Rising Sun, MD 21911. Family and friends may visit 2 hours prior beginning at 12PM. Burial will be private. Memorial contributions in lieu of flowers can be made to the American Diabetes Association or the American Kidney Fund c/o the funeral home.