Jane Knapp Irvine, 94, of Lexington died July 5


Jane Knapp Irvine, 94, of Lexington passed away Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at the Stuarts Draft Retirement Community.

She was the wife of the late Carl Franklin Irvine. Born Feb. 26, 1923, in Greenbrier County, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Clayton Campbell Knapp and the late Sarah McFerrin Knapp.

Jane was homemaker and a member of the United Methodist Church in Lexington.

Jane is survived by her three children, Linda Emore and her husband Kenny of Lexington, Andy Irvine and his wife Michele of Charlottesville and Carla Shay and her husband Jr. of Fairfield; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and special friends Martha and Tom Seaman, Eleanor Chittum, Oscar Plogger, Pat Hunt and the Stuarts Draft Retirement Community.

A graveside service will be conducted at 1 p.m., Friday, July 7, at Rockbridge Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Mike Pettry officiating.

There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of Shenandoah or the Salvation Army.

To send online condolences to the family, please visit www.whittentimberlake.com.

Whitten Timberlake Chapel is serving the family, (434) 239-0331.


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