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Sue Virginia (Senger) Wooten

January 27, 1940 ~ August 24, 2021 (age 81)


Sue Virginia Senger Wooten, of Enonville, entered heaven peacefully on Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at Dillwyn.  She was born in a blizzard on January 27, 1940, to the late Thomas Massey Senger, Jr. and Mary Alice Kidd Senger.  She attended Buckingham Central High School and married the late Melvin Carlton Wooten immediately upon graduation in 1958.  She served as the Postmaster of Buckingham, Virginia, until her retirement in 2004.  Prior to working for the post office, she was a teacher’s aide in the Buckingham County Schools.  She was a lifelong member of New Store Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include her children, Deborah Kaye Wooten Whorley and her husband, Jeff, Tony Van Wooten and his wife, Tina and Troy Micah Wooten and his wife, Kim; grandsons, Massey Whorley (Abigail), Jeremy Wooten (Megan),  Sergeant First Class Jesse Wooten (Shauna) Carlton Wooten (Ashley), Kayne Wooten, and Tuck Wooten.  She also had five great-grandchildren, including Lydia Whorley, Wallace Whorley, Danica Wooten, Virginia Pryor Whorley, and Keaton Wooten.  She is survived by two step grandchildren, Mackenzi Crump Goin (John) and Shane Crump. She has two step great-grandchildren, Brayden Post and Taytum Goin.

Other relatives include her sister, Elizabeth Senger Manis and her husband, T.M.  She was preceded in death by a brother, Thomas Massey Senger, Jr.

Graveside services will be held at New Store Presbyterian Church on Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 11 a.m.  At her request, there will be no formal visitation; however friends and family are welcome to pay their respects Friday from 1 until 6 p.m. at the Dunkum Funeral Home, Dillwyn.

The family appreciates the loving care that she received at Heritage Hall Nursing Home in the last weeks of her life as well as the care provided by Bons Secour Hospice during the time she was at her daughter’s home.

Memorial contributions may be made to New Store Presbyterian Church.  All in attendance are asked to wear masks.

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24 Hour Viewing
August 27, 2021

1:00 PM
Dunkum Funeral Home
16923 Oak Street
Dillwyn, VA 23936

Graveside Service
August 28, 2021

11:00 AM
New Store Presbyterian Church Cemetery
230 New Store Road
Dillwyn, VA 23936

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