Obituary of Virginia "G.G." Blissett
Holley: Virginia “G.G.” (Bell) Blissett, 91, passed away at her home February 8, while under the loving care of her daughter Debbie and family. Virginia was born February 28, 1927 in Hulberton, NY a daughter of the late Thorpe Bell Sr. and Irene (Ball) Bell. Virginia and her late husband Edward, owned and operated Edward Blissett Nursery for many years. G.G. was an exceptional cook and baker and will be remembered for her famous pie crust. She loved playing cards, reading, and her cats, especially Gizzy. She also had a special love for her stuffed “Baby Bunny” G.G. above all else cherished her loving family.
She was predeceased by her husband Edward; sons-in-law, Richard Scharping and Gerald Harter; 3 brothers and 1 sister.
G.G. is survived by her loving children, Gloria Harter, Carolyn Scharping, Richard (Linda) Sanford and Deborah Seiler; 9 grandchildren including 2 special grandchildren, Brandon and Farin Seilier; several great-grandchildren, including special great-grandson, Kameron Walch and several great-great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc. 16650 Route 31, Holley on Tuesday February 12, from 10:00-11:00, followed by her funeral service at the funeral home at 11:00. Interment will follow at Mt. Albion Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis TN. 38105.