In Memory

Virginia Lou Hancock (Driggers, Stavinoha)

Born Mar. 4, 1946, Athens, TX; died July 14, 2010, Tyler, age 64

Married, age 22, to Ronald Stacy Driggers, 25, on July 19, 1968, Smith County, TX.  Married, age 36, to Raymond J. Stavinoha, 39, on Jan. 22, 1983, Harris County, TX.

Virginia Lou Hancock Stavinoha

A memorial service for Virginia Lou Hancock Stavinoha, 64, Tyler, is scheduled for 4 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home with Monsignor Joseph Strickland presiding.

Lou passed away July 14, 2010, at her home. She was born March 4, 1946, in Athens to the late J. and Mary Hancock. She was a retired insurance adjuster and member of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, and had previously lived in Houston.

She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Michele Leigh Ann Driggers; and sister, Dorothy Moore.

Survivors include her son, Michael Stacy Driggers and wife Kelly; sisters and brothers-in-law, Frances and Dan Johnson, Thelma and Jerry Don Clancy, Sarah and Robbie Dolan, all of Tyler; brother-in-law, Wendall Moore of Shreveport, La.; and grandchildren, Aaron Stacy Driggers and Bradley Michael Driggers.

Memorials may be made to the Tyler Catholic School Foundation or the American Lung Association.
Tyler Morning Telegraph, Fri., July 16, 2010