Judith Spence Brumley, 87, retired co-owner and director of Happy Days Kindergarten

Judith Spence Brumley
Judith Spence Brumley

Judith Spence Brumley, 87, passed away peacefully Wednesday, March 6, 2019.

She was born in Norfolk to Ione and Melvin Spence. She was a lifetime member of Oak Grove Baptist Church, where she participated in all aspects of church life. She had a keen interest in Hope Haven and the ministries they provide in the Virginia Beach area.

Judy was a longstanding member of the Red Hat Ladies, where she shared good times with friends. She was the co-owner of Happy Days Kindergarten and served as its director for many years. Judy was an avid reader and loved to share her novels with others to enjoy.

Judy is survived by her loving husband, Paul, and they shared 69 wonderful years together; daughter, Jill B. Sarver (Jim); son, Patrick N. Brumley (Karen); grandchildren, Judson Sarver, Berend Sarver, Tiffany B. Stuflick, Sarah B. Lightner and Patrick Brumley, great-grandchildren, Noah, Korey, Eli, Marley, Ruthie, Maya, Kylie, Ethan, Tessa and Lillie; sister-in-law, Anna Spence, and her son, Carson, and a loving family friend, Kelly Williams. She was preceded in death by her son, David; parents; and brother, Ronald.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Saturday, March 9, at H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts., Laskin Road Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, March 10, at Oak Grove Baptist Church.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to Hope Haven or Oak Grove Baptist Church.

Share online condolences with the family at H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts.

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