Jean Frances Fultz Bernard, 90, passed away on January 24, 2018 surrounded by her family.
Jean was predeceased by her husband, Robert Bernard, parents Marvin Fultz and Mabel Rees Fultz, siblings Horace Fultz, and Edith Bryan Cavendish.
Jean is survived by her son, Jack Meredith (Betty); granddaughters Erin Tinaro (Philip) and Kelly Burroughs, and 3 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister Mary Kathryn Wheeler and nieces and nephews.
Jean was a dedicated school teacher for 40 years. She earned her undergraduate degree from Madison College and her master’s degree from the University of Virginia. Most of her teaching career was in the Waynesboro Public School system.
Her family is especially grateful to the associates at First Colonial Inn who cared for her the past several years and during her recent illness. Memorial donations may be made to the Residents Appreciation Fund in care of First Colonial Inn, 845 First Colonial Rd., Virginia Beach, VA 23451 to benefit the associations.
Per her wishes there will be no services.