Places

  • Lexington is also known as: Lexington and Lexington city / Lexington city.

  • Lexington tourist attractions include: Stonewall Jackson House.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Sally Mann (photographer and artist), Hilary Hahn (violinist), and Danny Coale (american football player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Rockbridge Weekly, Lexington News-Gazette, and the trident.

  • Lexington is home to the following sports teams: VMI Keydets basketball.

History

It is home to the Washington and Lee University (W) and Virginia Military Institute (VMI). It is the county seat of Rockbridge County. The Bureau of Economic Analysis combines the city of Lexington (along with nearby Buena Vista) with Rockbridge County for statistical purposes. Union General David Hunter led a raid on Virginia Military Institute during the American Civil War. Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson are buried here. It is also the site of the only house Jackson ever owned, now open to the public as a museum. At the Sam Houston Wayside is a 38,000 pound piece of Texas pink granite commemorating the birthplace of Sam Houston, governor of both Tennessee and Texas. Today, Lexington's primary economic activity stems from higher education and tourism. Located at the intersection of historic U. Route 11 and U. Route 60 and more modern highways, Interstate 64 and Interstate 81, Lexington is...

The official website for the city of Lexington is http://www.ci.lexington.va.us/.

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Lexington Obituaries

It was disclosed on July 22nd, 2014 that Beatrice Miller died in Lexington, Virginia.  Miller was 95 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Beatrice's life.

It was revealed on May 31st, 2014 that Patrick James Freeman perished in Lexington, Virginia.  Freeman was 81 years old and was born in Windber, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Patrick James's life.

It was reported by Frederick News-Post on October 10th, 2012 that Marshall Lee Tyler died in Hagerstown, Maryland.  Tyler was 75 years old and was born in Lexington, VA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Marshall Lee's life.

It was disclosed on September 19th, 2012 that Thomas Edward Lilley passed away in Murrill's Inlet, South Carolina.  Lilley was 69 years old and was born in Lexington, VA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Thomas Edward's life.

It was revealed by The Capital on August 8th, 2012 that Lillian Lucille "Linda" Dipetro died in Edgewater, Maryland.  Dipetro was 83 years old and was born in Lexington, VA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lillian Lucille "Linda"'s life.

It was reported on August 2nd, 2012 that Jane Christine Barton (Spencer) died in Lexington, Virginia.  Ms. Barton was 101 years old and was born in David City, NE.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jane Christine's life.

It was revealed by Salem Evening News on June 29th, 2012 that Cynthia Anne Sheppard (Lackey) perished in Burlington, Massachusetts.  Ms. Sheppard was 81 years old and was born in Lexington, VA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Cynthia Anne's life.

It was revealed by San Mateo County Times on May 27th, 2012 that Grace Severance (Mohler) passed on in Sunnyvale, California.  Ms. Severance was 94 years old and was born in Lexington, VA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Grace's life.

It was noted on April 18th, 2012 that Irene Baldesari Wise (Defeo) passed on in Lexington, Virginia.  Ms. Wise was 92 years old and was born in Youngwood, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Irene Baldesari's life.

It was revealed on April 15th, 2012 that Robert Ireton Tharp perished in Lexington, Virginia.  Tharp was 90 years old and was born in Minneapolis, MN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert Ireton's life.

All Funeral Homes in Lexington

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Harrison Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
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Rockbridge Memorial Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185
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Stonewall Jackson Mem Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lexington, WA 98185

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South Carolina play-by-play legend Fulton dies
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Gregory Allen Barnett 1957-2010
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G. Chad Perry III 1929-2010
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