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Obituary for Virginia Marie Middleton

Virginia Marie Middleton, age 60 of Dorton Branch, passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2020 in Middlesboro, KY. She was born December 9, 1959 in Pineville, KY to the late Victor and Jean Smith. She had been a homemaker.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her brothers and sisters Homer Smith, David Smith, Benny Smith, Robert Smith, Billy Smith, Rosemary Smith and Barbara Smith Helton.

Survivors include her husband Larry Middleton, Sons, Jimmy Rose and wife Heather, Jason Rose and Chris Rose; daughter Victoria Rose Laws; grandchildren Sarah Laws, John Curtis Laws, Christopher (Kipper) Rose, Alyssa Rose, Aubrianna Rose, Hannah Morgan, James Dillon Morgan, Bryce Morgan, Jasmine Adams, Lexie Rose and Preston Rose; great-granddaughter Alexandria Adams; sister Penny Smith Hoskins. A host of nieces, nephews’ other relatives and many friends.

Due to the government mandate on public congregations during the COVID-19 pandemic, the family will have private graveside services

Private graveside services will be Thursday April 2, 2020 at Hickory Flats Cemetery, Dorton Branch, with Rev. James Griffin and Bro. Arthur Jackson; music will be provided Rick Johnson; family and friends will be pallbearers. The Brooks-Durham Funeral Home is honored to serve the Middleton-Rose family and ask that you keep them in your prayers.