Virginia Elizabeth Carpenter MacDonald, 87, of Warrenton, passed away on Oct. 6, 2020, at Fauquier Hospital.
She was born on Nov. 23, 1932, in Culpeper, to the late James Garnett Carpenter Sr. and Hazel Virginia Doran Carpenter.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard W. MacDonald, and her brothers, James Garnett Carpenter Jr. and Harry E. Carpenter Sr.
Mrs. MacDonald retired after 31 years of employment at the former Hurst Jewelers of Warrenton.
She is survived by her children, Richard T. MacDonald, Joanne E. MacDonald and Gerald N. “Jerry” MacDonald and his wife Melinda C. MacDonald and their daughter, Mary Katherine; her brother, Raymond Carpenter and his wife, Barbara of Reva; her sisters, Hazel Ann Dodson and her husband Clifford of Lolo, Mont., and Mary Jane Seeling of Baltimore; her sisters-in-law, Doris Carpenter and Elizabeth Pycha of Culpeper, and many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton, with the funeral procession then leaving for a graveside service at noon at Stonewall Memory Gardens near Manassas.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Warrenton Volunteer Fire & Rescue Co., 167 W. Shirley Ave., Warrenton, Va. or to the American Cancer Society.
Condolences may be offered at www.moserfuneralhome.com