Virginia Ray "Nannie" Faughn, age 94, of Fredonia, passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021, at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville.Virginia was born December 8, 1926, in Marion to the late Ray and Lena Asbridge. She met her husband, Dale Faughn, while attending Murray State and they were married October 9, 1949.Virginia was a member of Walnut Grove Baptist Church. She was extremely devoted to church, the WMU, Sunday school, bible school and witnessing to others about Jesus. She loved flowers and crocheting and giving gifts and cards, but her favorite thing was tending to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her husband of 71 years, Dale Faughn; one daughter, Ruth McClure (Larry) Smith of Princeton; five sons, Phillip (Renee) Faughn of Dixon, KY, Stephen (Pam) Faughn of Fredonia, Nathan (Stephanie) Faughn of Fredonia, Bro. Mark (Kay) Faughn of Caldwell County, Paul (Debbie) Faughn of Hanson; two brothers, Max Asbridge of KS, Ron (Mary) Asbridge of KS; 12 grandchildren, Chad (Missy) Faughn, Christy (Sean) McKinney, Stacy (Frankie) Piper, Heath (Amy) Faughn, Jason (Erin) Faughn, Jack Quinn, Michael (Nichelle) Faughn, Ashley (Chip) Olney, Eric (Ty) Faughn, Nicole (Chase) Mitchell, David Ray Faughn, Abby (Steven) James; and 21 great-grandchildren.She was preceded in death by her biological parents, Ray and Lena Asbridge; adoptive parents, Clem and Gladys Chandler; one son, Timmy Faughn; two sisters, Shirley and Joan; three brothers, Floyd, Jerry and Jake Asbridge; one grandchild, Cody Faughn.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM Friday, June 11, 2021, at Morgan's Funeral Home and Saturday, June 12, 2021, from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM at Walnut Grove Baptist Church in Caldwell County.Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday, June 12, 2021, at Walnut Grove Baptist Church with Bro. Mark Faughn, Bro. Eric Faughn, and Bro. Rex Jones officiating. Burial will follow at Rowland Cemetery in Fredonia.
Charitable donations can be made in Virginia's memory towards medical expenses for her son, Nathan Faughn. Checks can be made out to Ruth McClure with Nathan Faughn's Fund in the memo and mailed to Planters Bank, 208 N. Jefferson St., Princeton, KY 42445.