Louis Lankford, Jr.

August 30, 1923 - December 28, 2011

08/30/1923 - 12/28/2011

Past Services

Monday January 02, 2012
11:00 am
Wesley Memorial UMC
288 E. Little Creek Rd.
Norfolk, VA

Louis V. Lankford, Jr.

Norfolk – Louis “Vic” Lankford, Jr., 88, died December 28, 2011. Mr. Lankford was born in Norfolk to the late Louis and Thelma Blanchard Lankford. He served as a Merchant Marine during WWII, was a member of Wesley Memorial UMC, and enjoyed painting, woodworking and gardening.
Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife, Jean Lankford; children, Jennifer Louise Lankford Vinson and husband, Johnny of Norfolk and Deborah Victoria Midgette of Norfolk; sister, Barbara Hope Spence of Richmond; brother, Forrest Gray Lankford of Chesapeake; five grandchildren and fourteen great grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held on Monday at 11:00am at Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, 288 E. Little Creek Rd, Norfolk with Rev. Bruce Carper officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Wesley Memorial – UMCOR. Condolences may be expressed to the family at altmeyer.com

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Cindy Wheatley
8 years ago

Jean, Jenny, Debby and family; How sad I am to hear of Vic’s passing. My heart is heavy with grief, but filled with the joy of memories past. I love you all. May God bless and comfort you during this difficult time.

Terry Garmon
8 years ago

Jean, Jenny, Debby and family;Sorry for your loss. I will cherish my memories of Vic always and the times we spent together. I love you all.

Randy Garmon
8 years ago

Jean,Jenny and Debbie.

We were so sorry to hear that Vic passed away. We understand how difficult your loss can be. We will always keep Vic in our fond memories with his crazy jokes and stories. He always had a smile when we saw him.

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Randy & Darlene

Carl & Carol Burroughs
8 years ago

Jennifer, Debbie and family, we are sorry for your loss but happy for your father’s gain in Heaven.