Virginia “Ginny” Nettleton, age 83, of the Elevate St. Andrew Living Community, Niles, IL, formerly of
Columbia, MO, went to be with the Lord on May 12, 2021. She was born on April 2,1938 to John
and Virginia Woods. She is survived by her children, Steve and his wife, Selena; Beth and her
husband, Brian; Rachel and her husband, Greg; her grandchildren, Josiah, Matthan, Harmony,
Safira, and Sylvie; her sister Susie; as well as her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in
death by both of her parents and her brother, Mike. The father of her children, Paul Nettleton,
also preceded her in death. They were married for 20 years.
Her family and her faith in Christ were her life. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in
Columbia, MO for 40 + years. Her smile and her compassion were her trademark. She
gracefully shared love with everyone she met. A small family gathering to celebrate her life will
be held in Evanston, IL at a later date. Memorial contributions can be made in memory of Ginny
Nettleton to the Dementia Society of America, by mail to PO Box 600, Doylestown, PA 18901 or
online at www.dementiasociety.org/donate.