Fern Martha Lytton, 98, of Quicksburg, VA died Monday, January 25, 2016 at TimberView Crossing. Miss Lytton was born February 3rd, 1917 in Quicksburg, daughter of the late John P. and Orpha Zirkle Lytton.
Miss Lytton graduated from Triplett High and Vocational School in 1935. She retired from H. D. Lee in Broadway, VA. A member of Quicksburg United Methodist Church, she served as their treasurer for over fifty years.
Fern has a zest for life and loved her family. She was an avid gardner and couldn’t wait til spring to get her hands in the dirt and amongst her flowers. She worked with her brother Bruce on the family farm and especially enjoyed taking care of her baby calves.
She is survived by a number of nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, and great, great nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her family of caregivers at TimberView who provided her with love, concern, and friendship.
She was preceded in death by Winnie Lytton, Maye Rucker, Mary B. Bibb, and Raye, Byrd, Ralph, Bruce, Allen, Olga, Tye, a twin brother Fred, and Romeo Lytton.
Services will be Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. at Quicksburg United Methodist Church, with Rev. Michael Dettmer officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Grove Cemetery in New Market.
Pallbearers will be Christopher Siebert, Christopher Lively, Timothy Kimberlain, Joe Cornwell, Danny Lytton and Pablo Chavis.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, February 2, 2016 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers donations may be give to Quicksburg United Methodist Church, c/o Linda Williams, Bob White