Skip to main content
Clarke & Staples Funeral Homes, Inc.
Friday, September 20 2019
Rose Caudle Wray

Posted by: Clarke & Staples Funeral Homes, Inc. AT 11:36 am   |  Permalink   |  11 Comments  |  Email
So sorry to hear about Mrs. Wray She was such a sweet lady and always smiling. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Posted by Harriett and Megan Dech on 09/21/2019 - 04:15 PM
I loved this lady. I was Jenns friend and she welcomed me into her home and treated me as her own. She was always in that kitchen cooking something and telling us to eat. I will always remember Jenn and I eating peanut butter straight out of the jar and her fussing with us. I love you Nanny. You will be missed.
Posted by Lisa Snead (DuBois) on 09/21/2019 - 04:19 PM
Sorry for your loss. She was a great lady. Prayers for family to find peace.
Posted by Kim Ashworth Marshall on 09/21/2019 - 04:25 PM
Such a beautiful person and a generous soul. I'm so sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers and have our love.
Posted by Tanya Moore on 09/21/2019 - 04:31 PM
Rest In Peace sweet Aunt Rose. I will remember you always. Love, Laura and family
Posted by Laura (Sigman) Michnya on 09/21/2019 - 04:45 PM
My heart grieves with all of you. I have fond memories of my friendship with Rose. She was one of my first friends after I moved to Lunenburg County. God bless and comfort you in your great loss.
Posted by Jackie B. Conner on 09/21/2019 - 06:03 PM
Gin, I know you will miss your grandmother. Cherish the good memories always. Praying for the family's adjustments that will have to be made
Posted by Judith Radford on 09/22/2019 - 08:49 AM
Aunt Rose had the most beautiful heart. I loved pulling into her driveway and having her greet me at the door with a hug. No one could rival her in the kitchen and she poured love into every dish she made a guest. I am sad for you all, my dear cousins, but happy that Rose is healed and in heaven where we will see her again. Sending you love and prayers in the difficult days ahead. Pam
Posted by Pam Miller on 09/22/2019 - 09:25 AM
My condolences to the Family. I had the honor of meeting this sweet lady. Our loss is Heaven's gain. Rest in Peace Nan!
Posted by Susan Gustavsen on 09/23/2019 - 07:55 AM
Jennifer and family, my heart goes out to you. Nan was a wonderful woman and I always enjoyed seeing her. Rest in the comfort of knowing that she is whole and with our Lord and Savior.
Posted by Shawn Hale on 09/23/2019 - 09:09 AM
She was a wonderful Aunt. Always so kind, generous, and thoughtful. It was a real treat when we we're able to get down there for a visit to see her. I will never forget her famous homemade sweet pickles. Our deepest condolences to the family and the sisters. Love Steve & Robyn Caudle
Posted by Steve & Robyn Caudle on 09/24/2019 - 01:10 PM

Post comment
Email Address

(max 750 characters)
* Required Fields
Note: All comments are subject to approval. Your comment will not appear until it has been approved.


Rose Caudle Wray, 85, of Victoria, Va., joined her husband, Hinton Odell Wray, and the Lord in Heaven on September 20, 2019. She is survived by her children, Deborah Smith (James), Terry Wray, Sherry Major (Bobby) and Wendy Kolb (Brian); her grandchildren, Jennifer Ginn (Tom), Matthew Kidd (Lindsey), Ryan Smith, Michael Warren (Candice), Ryan Spence, Madison Powell, and Harley Wilson (Clayton); great-grandchildren, Brenna Cain (TJ), Gavin Ginn, Taylor Smith, Hinton Kidd, Cannon Wilson and Kinsley Potts; her sisters, Helen Ballou, Thelma Wilmonth, Shirley Hicks, Peggy Bentley, Anne Caudle and Geneva Orange; special caregivers, Frances Lewis and Susan Burnett. Rose will always be remembered for her warm smile and big heart. She was the oldest living member of Thrift’s Chapel United Methodist Church. She enjoyed her church, cooking and spending time with her family. The family will receive friends Sunday, September 22, from 6 to 8PM at the Clarke Funeral Home in Kenbridge. Graveside funeral services will be held Monday, September 23, 2019 at 1PM at Trinity Memorial Gardens in Rice, Va. In lieu of flowers please consider memorial donations to the Alzheimer's Association. Onlone condolences may be made at

    Site Mailing List 
    Proudly Serving Southside Virginia With Dignity and Honor

    Staples Funeral Home
    P.O. Box 96
    2300 Nottoway Blvd.
        Victoria, Virginia 23974   
    Phone: (434) 696-5502
    Fax: (434) 696-8599


    Clarke Funeral Home
    P.O. Box 404
    110 E. Fifth Avenue
        Kenbridge, Virginia 23944   
    Phone: (434) 676-8281
    Fax: (434) 676-1425


    © Copyright 2010-2021 Clarke Funeral Home & Staples Funeral Homes
    All rights reserved

    Notice: Some services may be performed off premises