Virginia Earlene (Landis) Kay, 80, of Ripley, WV, passed away March 22, 2018, at her home following a brief illness.

She was born March 12, 1938, in Ripley, WV, a daughter of the late James Madison and Virginia Earlene (Miller) Landis. In addition to her parents she was preceded by her son, Jeffrey Richard Kay; brother, Arnold Landis; sisters, Velma Newsome, Violet Anthony, Betty Rhodes and Gladys Williams.

She was a Licensed Practical Nurse with 25 years of service working for Cedar Ridge Nursing Home and Ravenswood Care Center. She enjoyed reading, shopping, spending time with her family and was a Christian. 

Survivors include her husband of 62 years Clifford Richard Kay; sons, Mark (Cathy) Kay and Matt (Tina) Kay both of Ripley; daughters, Brenda (John) Godfrey, Linda (David) Anderson, Jennifer Kay (Jeff Sisson) and Andrea Kay all of Ripley; 17 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. 

Graveside service will be Sunday ~ 2 p.m., March 25, 2018 in the Pine Hill Cemetery, Ripley, WV, with Pastor Todd King officiating.  Arrangements provided by Casto Funeral Home, Evans, WV. 

Condolences may be shared with the family at: castofuneralhome.com