Edward Lee Vance, Sr.

September 3, 1949 ~ January 27, 2021 (age 71)


Edward Lee Vance, Sr. age 71 passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at St. Joseph’s hospital.  Mr. Vance was born in Clifton Forge, VA to the late Elwood Vance and Dorothy Pauline Baker Vance.  He was retired as a mechanic with Ford Motor Company with over 25 year of service and was a true outdoorsman.  He loved to fish, hunt and build. 


Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Rita Marie Vance of Ellabell; sons and daughters-in-law, Edward Lee Vance, Jr. and his wife, Tammy of Springfield, Christopher and Dale Vance of Springfield, Michael and Kelly Dick of Richmond Hill, Keith and Cheryl Dick of Maryland and Kevin and Janet Dick of Maryland; daughters and a son-in-law, Angie and Tony Shelton of Virginia and Theresa Higgins of Ellabell; one brother, Paul Vance of Covington, VA; one sister, Mary Tingler of Covington, VA and 21 grandchildren. 


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