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Thursday, May 30 2019

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Elizabeth “Betty” Shumate Hood, 90, of Victoria, Va. joined her family in Heaven on May 30, 2019. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde J. Hood; her daughter, Suellen McGinnis and her brother, John “Jack” Shumate. She is survived by her sons, Tommy Hoover (Jean) and Jimmy Moses (Diane, deceased); six grandchildren, Norma Archer, Wayne Hoover, Alan Moses, Jason Moses, Stephanie Anderson and Renee Harvey; numerous great-grandchildren; and her sister Dorothy Whitlock. Betty was a member of the Victoria United Methodist Church and retired from the Virginia Department of Correctional Enterprises. The family will receive friends Sunday, June 2, 2019 from 5 to 7PM at the Staples Funeral Home in Victoria. Graveside funeral services will be held Monday, June 3, 2019 at 11AM in the Lakeview Cemetery, Victoria. In lieu of flowers please consider memorial donations to the Victoria Fire and Rescue, P.O. Box 1419, Victoria, Va. 23974. Online condolences may be made at

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