Virginia Bussey

June 24, 1957 ~ September 19, 2019 (age 62)


Virginia Bussey, 62, of Westridge , Carlsbad, New Mexico, passed away Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Landsun. Graveside service is scheduled for Monday, October 7, 2019, at 2:00 PM, at Carlsbad Cemetery, Carlsbad, New Mexico. Virginia Bussey was born June 24, 1957 in Carlsbad, New Mexico to George H. Hamilton and Vivian (Steelman) Hamilton. She graduated in 1975 from Carlsbad High School. She moved to Texas working in construction of nuclear power plants. Her favorite thing she did was working on a Texas ranch as a cow hand working on round ups. She later worked for UPS as a customer service Rep in Ft. Worth, Texas for serval years. She met and married Will Bussey who preceded her in death. She later returned to Carlsbad with her son Steven Smead the light of her life. She enjoyed all things artistic She loved and enjoyed her family and life long friends. She will be missed. Virginia was preceded in death by her parents; son: Steven Smead; brothers: Patrick Hamilton and Timothy Hamilton. Survivors are brothers: Michael Hamilton and wife Sothie; John Hamilton; sisters: Anthelia Brooks, Susan Hamilton, Kathy Hamilton and Mary Griffin and husband Dennis and numerous nieces and nephews and many loving friends. Condolences may be expressed at

To send flowers to Virginia's family, please visit our floral section.


Graveside Service
October 7, 2019

2:00 PM
Carlsbad Cemetery, New Mexico, Carlsbad

© 2020 Denton-Wood Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS