Lydia Fairchild Vire, age 95, was born October 12, 1921 the daughter of the late Sam and Florida Fairchild of the Sumpter community.
On December 31, 1944, she united in marriage with her husband Harold Vire who precedes her in death.
Surviving is her daughterSylvia Harris of Louisville; and her sonStephen and his wifeDianne Vire of Nashville, Tenn.; her
grandchildren Holly Crady, Ryan Harris, Michael Vire and Daniel
Vire; and step-grandchildrenJennifer Brown and Kristin Duke; and
She was the last surviving member of the Sam and Florida Fairchild family.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church where she has served in many capacities: Sunday school teacher, member of the Chior, WMU Director and served ten years as WMU Director of the Wayne County WMU.
Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, August 20, 2017 in the funeral home chapel. Burial was in the Elk Spring Cememtery.
Hickey and Son Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Published on August 22, 2017