Norfolk - Elva L. Drewry, 92, passed away on January 22, 2016, in her home.
Born in Washington, NC, she was the daughter of the late Redden and Roberta Leggett. She was also preceded in death by her husband, William H. Drewry; two sons, William H. Drewry, Jr. and E. Lew Drewry; two sisters, Laura Jones and Anna Eason; and a brother, R. L. Leggett.
Elva attended First Church of God. She was a member and Past President for several terms with the Ladies Auxiliary V.F.W. Post 3160. She was also a member of the Ocean View Democratic and Social Club.
Left to cherish her memory: her son, Richard C. Drewry and wife Catherine of Norfolk; daughter-in-law, Kathryn Drewry of North Carolina; a sister, Verle Beach of North Carolina; 6 grandchildren, Jennifer, Kristen, Joshua, Alec, Jarrod and Ariel; and 2 great grandchildren, Jackson and Kylie.
Arrangements are private with Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Tidewater Dr. Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Friends of Norfolk Animal Care Center. Condolences may be offered to the family at:
Published in The Virginian Pilot on Jan. 26, 2016 - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/pilotonline/obituary.aspx?pid=177448386#sthash.TdGEa6p8.dpuf
Elva L. Drewry