Virginia A. Martin Tierney, 88, of Jackson, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born March 1, 1927 in St. Louis, Missouri, daughter of Edwin W. and Florence A. Knoll.  She and Elmo C. Martin were married November 23, 1946.  He passed away in December 1964.  She and Marvin D. Tierney were married March 5, 1966.  He passed away in January 1991

Virginia was a member of the Jackson Church of Christ.  She worked at Martin’s Jewelry, and  Farmers Insurance Agency, both in Jackson.  She was a volunteer at Saint Francis Medical Center and the Cerebral Palsy Center in Cape Girardeau.

Loving survivors include; a son, Gary (Stephanie) Martin of Columbia, South Carolina; a daughter, Susan (Jim) Seabaugh of Jackson; two stepdaughters, Phyllis Herbst of Nebraska and Brenda Hatfield of Paducah, Kentucky; three grandchildren, Brittany Martin Hartman of Rock Hill, South Carolina, Jamie (Shane) Seabaugh Gibson of Gordonville, and Matthew Seabaugh of Rolla, Missouri; three great-grandchildren, Delaney Gibson, Harley Hartman, and Kinley Gibson; seven step-grandchildren, David Herbst, Shannon Spicer, Shelley Spurling, Stacy Hatfield, Courtney Martin, Leigh Culver, and Amy Hinkle; and numerous step great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by both husbands and a sister, Mildred Knebel.

Visitation will be 4-7 pm Saturday, March 28, 2015 and 12-2 pm Sunday, March 29, 2015 at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.

The funeral service will be 2:00 pm Sunday at the funeral home with Brian Mitchell officiating.

Interment will follow in Cape County Memorial Park Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to Jackson Church of Christ Mission Fund or Saint Francis Medical Center Foundation.

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