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Margaret Jennings Fitch

September 29, 1930 - September 9, 2022

Margaret Jennings Fitch, 91, of Lynchburg, VA, died Friday, September 9, 2022. She was the wife of Harold W. Fitch for 73 years.

Margaret was born September 29, 1930, in Spout Spring, VA, a daughter of the late Samuel Thomas Jennings and Mirla Burnett Jennings. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church on Timberlake Road. Margaret loved quilting, knitting, and sewing for her family and friends. She especially enjoyed creating preemie hats and prayer shawls to comfort those in need.

In addition to her husband, Margaret is survived by her daughters, Janet Fitch-Johnson of Thaxton, Sandy Jewell (Billy) of Evington, and Mary Garner (Nelson) of Forest; her sister, Carol Pollock (Jim) of Forest; and four grandchildren, Melissa Miles (Cameron), Shelley Jewell, Harold Johnson, and Gary Garner, III.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m.  to 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, September 11, 2022, at Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg.  A graveside service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m.  on Monday, September 12, 2022, in Evergreen Cemetery, 6870 Old Evergreen Road, Evergreen, VA.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.

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Condolences to the family. Margaret was a relative of ours. Linda Rush, Peggy Rush and Dianne Rush

Posted by Linda R Marchio on September 13, 2022

We extend our heartfelt sympathy to Margaret's family. May kindred family memories soften their grief. "A LUMINOUS LIGHT REMAINS, WHERE A BEAUTIFUL SOUL HAS PASSED." Antoine Boyeua

Posted by LeRoy H. Schultz & Judith K. Lane- Schultz on September 12, 2022

My sincere condolences, Harold to you and your family!

Posted by Mary on September 11, 2022

My sincere condolences to the whole family. Prayers for strength and comfort.🙏🏻

Posted by Erica Gray on September 10, 2022

Sorry for your loss I know she will be missed.

Posted by Barbara Spangler on September 10, 2022

Margaret will be missed by her many friends in Patches 'n Pieces Quilt Club. She was a dedicated member for many years. We always enjoyed the friendly chats, her bright smile, and her lovely quilts.

Posted by Laurie Szczutkowski on behalf of Patches \'n Pieces Quilt Club on September 10, 2022

Thinking of you and your family. Sending prayers.

Posted by Regina on September 9, 2022

So sorry to hear. I have been thinking about you all everyday! May warm memories give you comfort!

Posted by Jan Phillips on September 9, 2022

Mary Steven and I are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our prayers.

Posted by Steven and Catherine Rice on September 9, 2022

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