Anna Virginia Solomon


Anna Virginia Solomon, 98, widow of a Great Plains clergy member, born February 21, 1924; died June 21, 2022.

Virginia married the Rev. Eugene V. Solomon on June 15, 1947, at the Center Ridge Evangelical United Brethren Church, Wilson County. He served churches in Oklahoma and the following churches in Kansas: Mizpah-Industry, Great Bend, La Crosse, Jetmore-Hanston, Eskridge-Harveyville, and Baxter Springs-Blue Mound before retirement. He died July 26, 2016.

Virginia was a schoolteacher in Kansas and Ohio. She also did clerical work for the Community Chest in Dayton, Ohio, and several churches.

She is survived by two daughters, Meredith Collins and Anita (James) Christensen. She is survived by four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Private services will be held.

Memorial contributions may be made to Red Bird Mission, 70 Queendale Center, Beverly, KY 40913-9607.

A full obituary can be found here.