Virginia Sinkfield

March 05, 1924 - March 06, 2024


Obituary For Virginia Sinkfield

With humble respect, Sewell Mortuary in Grantville announces the transition of Virginia Sinkfield on March 6th, 2024.

Funeral Service will be March 16, 2024 at 1 PM at Shiloh Baptist Church Alvaton Ga

Visitation is March 15, 2024 from 5 to 7 PM at the Sewell Mortuary in Grantville.

Virginia Mae Sinkfield was born in Meriwether County to the
late Jimmy Lee Millens Sr. and Annie Mae Strickland-Millens
on March 5, 1924. Mother Sinkfield attended public school at
Red Oak in Meriwether County.
Virginia married the late James Sinkfield Sr. (who proceeded
her in death), in 1944. To this union was born six children:
Bishop Annie D. (proceeded in death) (Roosevelt) McGruder of
Griffin Georgia, James Sinkfield Jr. (proceeded in death), Willie
Albert Sinkfield of Senoia Georgia, Annie Louis (Willie)
Tucker of Gay Georgia, Bobbie Smith of Greenville Georgia,
Apostle Earnestine Sinkfield of Alvaton Georgia; Two beloved
grandsons whom she raised as her own, Elder David (Emma)
Chunn of Gay Georgia and Timothy (Shauntae) Sinkfield of
Gay Georgia as well as her Eldest grand-daughter, Wendy
(Carl) Jackson of Griffin Georgian, who care for her until the
end and whom she called her personal nurse.
Mother Sinkfield also leaves to cherish her memories forty-
eight grandchildren, forty-one great-grandchildren, six great-
great grandchildren and one great-great-great grandchild. One
brother Jimmy Jr. (Lorraine) Millens of Jonesboro Georgia, one
brother who proceeded her in death, Melvin (Frankie) Millens
of Stone Mountain Georgia. Two sisters: Bessie (Willie)
Compton of Alvaton Georgia and Jean (Tommy) Mitchell of
Luthersville Georgia.
Virginia was a devoted wife and homemaker for many years.
She received Jesus Christ as her personal savior at an early age
and joined New Friendship Baptist Church and later joined
Shiloh Baptist Church.
In the 1980’s Virginia was ordained to preach the gospel and
went on to assist several Pastors and Ministries over her
ministry fulfillment. She labored faithfully and tirelessly with
Pastor Lasator at Rising Star Baptist Church in Haralson
Georgia; Prophet Lonnie Ruth Harper at Revelation of God
Deliverance Prayer Band, in the Black Jack Community, where
she was ordained and presided as Assistant Pastor, Pastor
Alfonzo Penson at Miracle Valley in Woodbury Georgia and
Virginia was a true Humanitarian. She helped the homeless,
displaced, youth and adults in her local and surrounding
communities. She fed the hungry, clothed and housed those in
need as well as allowed many to live in her home until they
were able to care for themselves.
Virginia also leaves to cherish her memories a host of other
relatives, nieces, nephews, friends and community advocates.
She departed and ascended from this earthly life on March 6,

Sewell Mortuary is honored to be entrusted with providing end-of-life services to the family of Virginia Sinkfield.



15 Mar


05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Sewell Mortuary 220 Charlie Patterson Rd Grantville, GA 30220 Get Directions »
16 Mar

Funeral Service

01:00 PM

Shiloh Baptist Church Gay , GA Get Directions »
by Obituary Assistant

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  • March 15, 2024

    Only Gods love can compare to a grandmother love. Grandmothers are very special in so many ways. Because they treat grandkids with a limitless love. Elder Chunn and Ms.Emma we are praying for your entire family. Much Love, Bryant & Patricia Martin

  • March 14, 2024

    May cherished memories of mother Sinkfield bring solace in your darkest hours. Her love and warmth remains etched in our hearts forever. Embrace the love that surrounds you, finding strength in unity. Time will gently heal,though her absence is deeply felt.In sorrow, known that you are not alone. With heartfelt condolences. Cheryl Wilkins Dodds and family

  • March 10, 2024

    Our condolences to Mother Sinkfield family, may God continue to comfort you all during this time. The Florence family

  • March 09, 2024

    To the family praying for strength and comfort.

  • March 09, 2024

    We're saddened to hear about the passing of Mrs Jenny!We share in your sorrow!🙏🏾 Linda and Christine!

  • March 08, 2024

    My sincerest condolences to all of you. Ms. Jenny Mae was a wonderful Woman of God.

  • March 08, 2024

    Roosevelt Tucker and family with our deeply sympathy to the family

  • March 08, 2024

    We the Revelation of God Church Family send our prayers, condolences and love. A great woman of God will truely be missed.

  • March 08, 2024

    To the Family, I would like to offer condolences to you on your loss. I have fond memories of when we were neighbors in Sharpsburg. Ms. Jenny lived a long, blessed life. You have your wonderful memories to sustain you.

  • March 07, 2024

    Rest in peace sorry for the loss of your mother and grandmother the Caldwells Henry and Gloria

  • March 07, 2024

    Dearest Pastor Will and First Lady Deshunda Mitchell. We send our heartfelt condolences. Frances and Jackie Davis and Mona. Bethlehem Baptist Church.

  • March 07, 2024

    Let the life you live speak for you. Mother Sinkfields life did just that. A true woman of God. Last week she celebrated 100 years of life on earth. Take your rest Mother Sinkfield. The gates of Heaven swing opened and Mother Sinkfield walked in.

  • March 07, 2024

    My sincere condolences to the family. A true born woman of God. Take your rest Pastor.

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