William "Will" Bagbey
William “Will” Boyle Bagbey, Jr. went to be with the Lord July 15, 2017. Will is predeceased by his parents William B. and Lelia C. Bagbey.
Will was a graduate of University of Mississippi, class of 1975. He was a member of the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity, where he also served as a district chief of the fraternity for many years Will was also an active member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Suffolk. Will served as an officer in the United States Navy as a nuclear engineer before working as an engineer for the General Dynamic Electric Boat division.
Will is survived by his wife of 35 years, Nancy M. Bagbey; daughter Lelia M. Bagbey of Suffolk; brothers Francis C. Bagbey (Anne Danly) of Carey, NC and Robert D. Bagbey (Barbara) of Richmond; niece Laura T. Bagbey and nephew Daniel T. Bagbey.
A private family service will be held at a later date. A visitation will be held from 5:00-6:00 PM Sunday July 23, 2017 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 213 N. Main St. The family is being served by R. W. Baker & Company Funeral Home and Crematory. Condolences may be registered online at RWBakerFH.com. Memorial donations may be made to the Lelia Cocke Bagbey Memorial fund at Hollins University, Hollins University, Box 9629, Roanoke, VA 24020.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
213 N Main St
Suffolk, VA 23434