On April 18, 2017, Virginia (Ginny) Brigman won her battle of many years of multiple health issues and departed this earth to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, to spend eternity with God the Father. Ginny was born 80 years ago in Boston, Mass., to Joseph and Theresa Shield. Ginny had six brothers and two sisters. She was the mother of nine children, Andrew, James, Laura, William, Kenny, Thomas, Carol, Edward and Ann Marie. She had many grand and great-grandchildren. Ginny leaves family and many friends in Hamlet, N.C., where she was a devoted wife for 44 years. The family would like to give thanks to Ginny’s guardian angel. Ginny will be loved and missed by all who knew her and we look forward to reuniting with her in her heavenly home. The family will receive friends on Friday, April 21, 2017, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Highway 58 Chapel of Turner Funeral Home. Service will be Saturday, April 22, 2017, at 1 p.m. in the Highway 58 Chapel of Turner Funeral Home, with Pastor Mike Manning officiating. Interment will follow at New McDonald Cemetery. You may share your memories at www.turnerfamilyfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are by Turner Funeral Home, Inc., Highway 58 Chapel, 622-3171.