Virginia L. Chandler, 85, passed away peacefully on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, in a local healthcare facility. She was retired from Bill Smith Tire in Ringgold and was a member of Boynton Baptist Church. Mrs. Chandler was preceded in death by husband, Doyle Chandler; and parents, Grover and Ada Rice. Survivors are son, Charles Smith; brothers, Ted and Durell Rice; several nieces and nephews; special friend, Peggy Carlock. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Boynton Baptist Church with Dr. Keith McLeod officiating. Interment in Lakewood Memory Gardens, South. Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort with the family. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday at the church. Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.