Virginia R. Cullings, 93, of Carlisle,
passed away on Friday, November 2, 2012, at Church of God Home, Carlisle. She was born on Thursday, September 4, 1919, in
Harrisburg, a daughter of the late Charles H. and Ethel B. (Failor) Dotter and was the widow of Richard J. Cullings, who died
October 22, 1969.
Virginia was a 1938 graduate of Carlisle High School. She was a loving homemaker
and had worked for 20 years as a floral designer with Georges’ Flowers in Carlisle. She was a member of St. Paul Evangelical
Lutheran Church, Carlisle.
survived by two daughters; Sue Ann Watkins (and husband, Norman) of Lake In The Hills, IL and Peggy Jo Eisenhart (and husband,
Steven) of Richmond, VA, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Virginia was preceded in death by one sister, Margaret
memorial service will be held on Monday, November 12, 2012, at 2 p.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St.,
Carlisle, with Rev. Timothy W. Sadler officiating. Interment will be in Westminster Memorial Gardens, Carlisle. A visitation
will be at the funeral home on Monday from 1 p.m. until time of service. Memorials to American Cancer Society - Capital Area
Unit, 2 Lemoyne Dr., Ste. 101, Lemoyne, PA 17043.
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To Peggy and the extended Cullings family:
My heartfelt sympathy and condolences
to you and each member of your family. I noticed in reading your mother's obituary that she was a graduate of the same
CSHS class as my dad, Charles Martin. And you and I, of course, were graduates of the same BSHS class. Having traveled through
"still waters" in the loss of my parents and my wife's parents, I can relate to your sorrrow and loss. But thanks
be to God, life is eternal. This world is not our home. I pray Gods peace and comfort for you and each member of your family.
May your tears be replaced by joy of the loving memories you must hold in your hearts of the legacy your mother has left behind.
Dear Sue Ann and family,
sympathy on the loss of your dear mother. I remember fondly being able to look across the fields and see your home from the
farm. The loss of a mother is something that surpasses all other emotions, but the memories will carry on forever. You are
in my thoughts and prayers.
Cathy (Minnich) Smock
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