Nina Atkinson Giles

Nina Atkinson Giles

Nina Atkinson Giles, 69, of Chatham, Va. passed away Monday, January 6, 2020 at her residence. She was born October 1, 1950 in Danville, Va. to the late Jim Atkinson and Sarah Lester Atkinson. Nina was married to Billy Lee Giles, Jr. who survives of the residence. She was a member of Marion Baptist Church. Nina earned her masters degree from Radford University and taught in the Pittsylvania County School system for thirty-eight years. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend.

In addition to her husband she is survived by a daughter Megan Lindsey Sims (Al) of Dry Fork, Va.; a son Rob Lindsey of Lynchburg, Va.; a sister, Julia Gatewood (Bill) of Dry Fork, Va.; a brother, Charles Atkinson of Dry Fork, Va. and three grandchildren, Lindsey Evans, Madeline Evans and Cassie Evans.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m., Thursday, January 9, 2020 at Marion Baptist Church with Dr. Henry Meadows officiating. Interment will follow at the Giles Family Cemetery.

The family will receive friends 6 p.m. till 8 p.m., Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at Marion Baptist Church.

Memorial donations may be made to Marion Baptist Church Building Fund.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Giles family. Online condolences may be made at

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