Vera Whitlow Tolbert

April 19, 1924 - May 15, 2015

Vera Whitlow Tolbert passed away Friday, May 15, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband, Glen Tolbert, Sr., and her daughter, Jane Tolbert Stinson. She is survived by her son, Glen Tolbert, Jr., daughter, Ann Benson, son-in-law, Bill Benson, and grandsons Douglas Benson (and wife, Andrea) and David Benson. The family will receive friends, May 18, at Gardner Funeral Home, Floyd, at 10 am followed by a graveside service at 11 am at Jacksonville Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at

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Elaine Abbott

Wytheville, Va
May 17, 2015

Ann, I am so sorry to hear of your Mother's death. She was a true Southern Lady. We shared many long telephone conversations over the years. My thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family. Elaine Abbott

Lynnette Baxter

Floyd, VA
May 17, 2015

I was so sorry to hear about the passing of Vera. My prayers go out to all of her family. God Bless Lynnette

Erin, Jeff, Ryan, and Kristina Naiman

Palm Harbor, FL
May 18, 2015

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Vera was a special Great-Aunt. She will be greatly missed.