Virginia Lee Underhill

September 21, 1929 - October 3, 2020
Virginia Underhill

Virginia Lee Underhill lifetime Miami resident and a member of the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma, was called home to be with the Lord on October 3, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband Jack Lee Underhill, her parents, Tom and Ethel Moore, her sisters Pearl Goomda, Little Dee Moore, Emma Moore Baty, Esther Jay, Mary Gensicke Cline and Her brother Lewis Moore and Clarence Moore and sister – in – law Ethel Moore which passed on September 30, 2020.

Virginia is survived by her two daughters, Pearl Kay Underhill Russell of Commerce, OK and Carol Larkin of Miami, OK. 5 grandchildren Kaprina Means, Wesley Easter, Richard Dixon, Lee Nunn and T.C. Madill, 12 great grandchildren, 10 great great grandchildren, 3 nieces and 6 nephews.

Virginia most affectionately known as “Nannie” was a woman of many talents. She was a world renowned cook, master seamstress and comedian extraordinaire. She loved gardening and being in her garden. But her life’s crowning achievement and greatest joy was her family.

Graveside services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami, OK. Pastor Howie Moss will officiate. Native American Rites will be conducted by Chief Doug Lanford. Wesley Easter, Zack Means, Richard Dixon, Allen Ray Easter, Levi Means and Thomas Oliver Nault will serve as pallbearers. Virginia will lie in state at the Ethel Miller Moore Culture Educational Center in Miami, OK. Services have been placed in the care of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, OK. Online condolences may be made at