We are sad to announce the passing of Virginia Leigh Walker Trant, 71, of Mathews, Virginia. She passed away on October 11, 2023 in the comfort of her home with her family. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. Virginia Leigh was born and raised in Virginia Beach. She graduated from Vardell Hall in 1969 and later received her accounting degree. She married the love of her life, Frank, and had two children. Over the last 52 years, they built a wonderful life together at their farm in Surry County, and then eventually retired to their summer home on Mobjack Bay in Mathews County. Virginia. Leigh loved living a simple life. She was always quiet, humble, and kind. She enjoyed swimming, fishing, sewing, painting, cooking, gardening, and attending her grandchildren’s ball games. She is survived by her husband, Frank Trant; her two daughters, Audell Gill (Chris) and Erin Trant, and four grandchildren, Dylan Rook, Sydney Rook, Peyton Narron, and Leah Narron. Her memory will always live on in the hearts of all those who knew her.
Services under the direction of Hogg Funeral Home.