George W. "Bill" Humphrey (DVM Candidate '10)
Bill Humphrey was a valued member of our CVM community and the Class of 2010. His contributions to the college made a lasting impact; losing Bill was a loss to all of veterinary medicine. He will continue to be remembered fondly and missed dearly.
George W. "Bill" Humphrey, of Varina, died Dec. 26, 2009.
He is survived by his parents, Regina and James "Burke" Humphrey of Varina; two sisters, Christina and Phyllis Humphrey; two brothers, Jim Humphrey and his wife, Angel, and Nelson Humphrey; his grandparents, Phyllis and Reginald Nelson, and June and Willard Gilley; two nephews, Andrew and Matthew Humphrey; three aunts, Phyllis Schmick and her husband, Jonathan, Sara Nelson, Kathryn Carroll; one uncle, Reginald "Bill" Nelson and his wife, Lynnette, and six cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, James G. Humphrey.
Bill was a salutatorian of the Henrico High School Class of 2003, where he earned an International Baccalaureate Diploma. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Virginia Tech, with a Bachelor of Science degree, in 2006 and was enrolled in his final semester at the Veterinary School.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S Laburnum Ave, on Monday, Dec. 28. Funeral services will be held at Laurel Hill United Methodist Church, where he was a member, at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 29. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Published in Daily Press from Dec. 28 to Dec. 29, 2009