The Virginia State Baptist Ushers Union 

   1959~ 2023

              "Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man,
the things which God hath prepared for them that love him. (1 Corinthians 2:9)." 

 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. 2 Timothy 4:7 

Condolences & Prayer Request

We are saddened to announce the passing of Brother George Haymes of the Halifax County & Vicinity Ushers Union.

Brother Haymes passed on March 2, 2023. Brother Haymes served for many years and in many capacities for the Virginia State Baptist Ushers Union, mostly notably he served as the State President  from 1986 -1988 and the C0 - Chairperson of History and Archives.

Final Rites
Funeral Services:
Time: 12pm
First Baptist Church
                                                                                220 Ferry St. South Boston, VA 24592

                                                                                Final Resting Place:
                                                                                                                            Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church 
                                                                                                                                        3240 Cherry Hill Church Rd
                                                                                                                                          South Boston, VA 24592

                                                                                                                                                   Funeral Home: 
                                                                                                                                            Jeffress Funeral Home, 

Continue to be in prayer for his wife, Sis Lillian J. Haymes, daughter  Shirley  Terry  and grandchildren.  
All cards and well wishes can be sent to
Mrs. Lillian J. Haymes
6030 East Hyco Rd
South Boston, Va 24592

We are saddened to announce the passing of  Sister Dorothy P. Williams  of the Ushers Union of Richmond & Vicinity.  Sister Williams passed on March 4, 2023.   Sister Williams served as the Convention Ushers Chairperson and was honored at the 2021 annual convention.

Final arrangements include:
 Tuesday, March 14, 2023
 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
at Scott’s Funeral Home
115 E Brookland Park Blvd
                                                   Richmond, VA 

                                               Home Going Service
                                               Wednesday, March 15, 2023
                                            at 1:00 pm
                                            Sharon Baptist Church
                                             500 East Laburnum Avenue
                                                                                                                                     Richmond, VA

Let us all be in  prayer for Sister Diane Smith and Sister Britney  Dabney.         

In  the loss of her Brother/ Uncle.  Brother Earl C. Smith, Jr., passed on February 21, 2023. 

Diane Smith our Past Memorial Chairperson and Britney Dabney our Correspondence Secretary.  See the link below for more detail.

Please do not hesitate to contact them to show your love and support during this very difficult time.

The following contact information:
Diane Smith
4421 Breezy Bay Circle #107
Henrico, VA 23233

Britney  Dabney
5620 Eagle Lake Drive
Glen Allen, Virginia 23060

Denise Greene-PigGee
VSBUU President

Let us all be in prayer for Brother Haywood Rogers. 

We have just received news that he lost his daughter India Louise Madison on December 20, 2022. 

Although he is currently under the weather, please do not hesitate to contact him to show your love and support during this very difficult time. 
The following is his contact information:
7070 Strath Road
Richmond, VA 23231 
Phone Number: 
Thank you,
Britney Dabney
VSBUU Corresponding Secretary
Denise Greene-PigGee
VSBUU President
Let us all be in prayer for Auditor, Brother Donald Crews who lost his mother Margaret Cobbs on January 14, 2023

Please feel free to contact him to show your love and support during this difficult time. 

The following is his contact information:
2359 Ridge Road
Danville, VA 24540 

Phone Number: 

Thank you, 

Britney Dabney
Corresponding Secretary
Denise PigGee
VSBUU President

Let us be in prayer for Past President Bro. George Haymes.  He is very ill and is not doing well.  
This would  be a great time to check on Mrs. Haymes and send words of encouragement as well as your prayers. 
Her contact information is :
Mrs. Lillian Haymes
P.O. Box 641 
South Boston, VA 24592


Let us be in prayer for our  President, Sis. Denise PigG'ee and her husband. Mr. Freddie PigG'ee  is in a Richmond area hospital with life-threatening injuries due to a serious automobile accident   We also extend our condolences to the PigG'ee and Green family for the loss of her brother-in-law and Freddie's brother who died in the same accident. 

You may send your cards, prayers and all acts of kindness to:
Mrs. Denise G. Pig'Gee
3519 Tavern Road
South Prince George, VA  23805