Virginia Gonzales

Virginia Nanette Gonzales

Petal, MS


Virginia Nanette Scott Gonzales 85, of Petal, MS was called home to be with her Lord and Savior on October 24, 2019. 


A visitation honoring Mrs. Virginia will be held Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at Ray Funeral Home from 10-11:30 with a Graveside following at 11:45 A.M. in the New Cleveland Cemetery. 


Ms. Virginia was born on December 06, 1933 to John Richard Scott & Myrtle Betty Chandler Scott in Cleveland, MS.  Upon graduation from Drew High School, Virginia attended Draughon's Business College in Memphis.  She married the love of her life Alexander Gonzales on February 07, 1958.  Mrs. Virginia made caring for her home and family her life's work.  She was happiest when surrounded by her family. 


She is preceded in passing by her loving husband Alexander Gonzales, daughter Vickie Watts, parents John & Myrtle Scott, and sister Shelby Jean Scott.  


Virginia is survived by her son, Dr. Michael  Gonzales and his wife Melody,  daughter, Janet Dixon and her husband Jim, grandchildren Ryan Fulgham and his wife Raven, Ashley Laurenzo and her husband Jeff, Tegan Gonzales, McKellan Gonzales, Tory Dixon, and Coleman Dixon. She is also survived by her brothers James Doyle Scott of Tupelo, Richard Scott and his wife Joyce of Kosciusko, Henry Scott of Cleveland, and sisters Johnnie Grissom of Drew, and Nancy Griffin and her husband Warren Griffin of Drew.