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Deaconess Gladys Virginia Lewis Ogburn, daughter of the late Lonnie and the late Lillie Mae Lewis, was born March 23, 1924, in Mecklenburg County, Virginia, and departed this life suddenly, May 6, 2019, at her residence, La Crosse, Virginia, at the age of 95 years young. 

She is survived by two daughters - Kathleen Northington (Carey) and Lizzie M. Smith; three sons - Gerald, Clarence and Vincent Ogburn; four daughters-in-law - Nannie, Jacquelyn, Ana, and Lechelle; 14 grandchildren -  Charlie, Michelle, Clinton Jr., Gerald Jr., Latricia, Jerry Jr., LaShonda, Navasha, Vincent Jr., Raelin, Jordan, Mariana, Ned and Cameron, 13 great-grandchildren; children she reared in her home - Robert Jr., Joann Irby, Launa Ogburn, Al Curtis (Helen) Robinson, James Robinson, Lucy (James) Martin, and Charlie E. (Naomi) Northington, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends. 

Funeral service was held Saturday, May 11, 2019, at the G. H. Sturdivant Conference Center, La Crosse, Virginia, at 11 a.m. Rev. Jacquelyn Ogburn, eulogist, with Rev. Tori Coleman, presided. Burial followed in West View Cemetery. 

Feggins Funeral Home Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.