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Wilhemina G. Irvin Towler

August 9, 1930 July 12, 2019
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Wilhemina G. Irvin Towler, age 88, of Danville, VA went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, July 12, 2019 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family. She was born August 9, 1930 in Pittsylvania County, VA to the late Roberta Smith Irvin and the late Sam Irvin. She was married to the late Gary Towler. Wilhemina was a member of Oak grove Baptist Church and a member of the Pastor’s Aide and the Golden Age Ministry. She was a homemaker all her adult life.

Mrs. Towler is survived by two daughters, Alice E. Towler and Ollie M. Towler, both of the residence, a sister, Mildred Harris of Chester, PA, two God children, Gert Echols and Jennifer Taylor, as well as a host of nieces, nephews and sisters-in-law. She is also survived by two grandchildren, Crystal Glass and Anita Towler and two great-grandchildren, Cynara Glass and Quahvion Trotter.

In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Towler was predeceased by a daughter, Anita Pearl Towler, a son, Richard R. Towler, a sister, Ellen Cheers and four brothers, Henry Irvin, Ed Irvin, Joe Irvin and Junior Irvin.

A funeral service will be held 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at Norris Funeral Services, Mt. Hermon Chapel with Rev. R. B. Carter officiating.

The family will receive friends at the residence at 841 Claiborne St., Danville, Va.

The family would like to offer a special thank you to Commonwealth Hospice staff and Rev. Daryl Joyce and caregiver Michelle Chamberlin. They were very professional and provided quality care.

The family would also like to express their appreciation to April Younger, Nursing Aide, Wilhemina's devoted doctor, Michael Waters, and devoted friends, JoAnn Paro, Mary Ann Nash, and Thelma Cypress and nieces, Diane Wise and Alexis Wise for all of their help and support, also Kevin Massey of Sagun Home Care, Inc.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Towler family. Online condolences may be made at

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1:00 PM 7/17/2019 1:00:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel

3995 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, VA 24540

The family will receive friends at the residence, 841 Claiborne St., Danville, VA.

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel
3995 Franklin Turnpike Danville 24540 VA
United States

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