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Julia Ryan

February 23, 2022

Julia Ryan, 80, passed away on February 23, 2022 at her residence. She was born on May 8, 1941 to the late William T. Abbott and Virginia C. Dodgion of Lynchburg. Julia is survived by her loving husband of 59 years, Michael Z. Ryan, one daughter; Michelle “Renee” Ryan Wooldridge and her husband Kenneth A Wooldridge, two granddaughters; Samantha Paris and her husband Sammy, and Mary Catherine Wooldridge, one great grandson, Atlus Woolridge all of Forest, VA. She is also survived by one sister; Jeannine Gutherie of Lynchburg, one brother; W.T. David Abbott and wife Barbara of Blacksburg, and three nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one grandson, Kenneth “Allen” Wooldridge II. A private graveside service was held on February 28. The family suggests making memorial contributions to israelmyglory.org.

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To one of my best friends forever. 💓 I do and will always miss you. The laughs that we shared will always be remembered. We go through life counting our true friends on one hand and you are one if the Five. Love you always.

Posted by Phyllis Saunders on March 3, 2022

Praying for Michael, Renee and the rest of the family. Judy Lynn was always the sweetest cousin to me. I look forward to seeing her again in glory. ❤

Posted by John Critzer on March 1, 2022

Praying for Michael, Renee and the rest of the family. Judy Lynn was always the sweetest cousin to me. I look forward to seeing her again in glory. ❤

Posted by John Critzer on March 1, 2022

Praying for Michael, Renee and the rest of the family. Judy Lynn was always the sweetest cousin to me. I look forward to seeing her again in glory. ❤

Posted by John Critzer on March 1, 2022

Praying for Michael, Renee and the rest of the family. Judy Lynn was always the sweetest cousin to me. I look forward to seeing her again in glory. ❤

Posted by John Critzer on March 1, 2022

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