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Beulah (Bea) Orange Furgurson
Beulah (Bea) Orange Furgurson

Beulah (Bea) Orange Furgurson, of Williamsburg, died June 1, 2015, at Hospice House of Williamsburg. She was 81.

She was born Nov. 5, 1933, in Bedford County, daughter of the late March O. and Garrison T. Orange. Mrs. Furgurson received her registered nurse diploma in 1954 and worked in hospitals in Danville, Richmond and Williamsburg, as well as serving as the school nurse in York County schools. She greatly loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She and her husband enjoyed traveling, especially to the great southwest.

She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Roger G. Furgurson, of the residence; her daughter, Ann Furgurson, of Montrose, Colorado; sons, Mark, of Blacksburg and Neal, of New Kent; her brother, Leslie Orange, of New Jersey; and her sister, Eddie Starbuck, of Florida. In addition, she had three grandsons, Mark Jr., James and Jacob and three great-grandchildren, Rebecca, Thomas and Kingston.

She was preceded in death by seven brothers and one sister.

A visitation will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 4, 2015, at Nelsen Funeral Home, 3785 Strawberry Plains Road, Williamsburg. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 6, 2015, at Greenwood Cemetery, 1131 Park St., Bedford.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice in her honor.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Nelsen Funeral Home.

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