Violet O. Cornelius, age 85 of Manchester passed away June 21,2016. She was the daughter of late Ellis and Mintie Duncan. Violet was a member of the Trinity Baptist Church and retired from the Manchester Board of Education. She was preceded in death by her sisters; Grace Parker, Mary Rigney, Christine Rhea, Mable Vaughn, Ruby Shrader and Ruth Rigney, Brothers; John and Jack Duncan. Survived by her husband Charles Cornelius, 3 children; Debbie Bailey, Phillip McGhee and Ronnie McGhee,1 brother; Bruce Duncan, 9 grandchildren; Shawn McGhee, Tara O’Dell, A.J. Ziss, Misa McGhee, Danny Cerio, Nicholas Murray, Emily Moore, Cheryl Nugent and David C. Nugent, 7 great-grandchildren; Hailey McGhee, Aidan McGhee. William O’Dell, Katie Ziss, James Ziss, Titan Ziss and Tyler Cerio.
Visitation: June 24, 2016 From 5 – 8pm
Funeral: June 25, 2016 Starting 4pm
Burial: Hathcock Cemetery
In lieu of flowers the family ask a donation to Gideons International made in her honor.
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