Virginia Hazel Pinkett, 84 of Cambridge, departed this life on Sunday, April 10, 2011 at Mallard Bay Care Center.\n \n Born October 18, 1926, daughter of the late Goodsill and Viola Pinkett. She was educated in the public schools of Dorchester County and attended Strayer College and Provident Nursing School.\n \n Virginia was employed as a seasonal worker within local canneries in Dorchester County, Dorchester General Hospital and a volunteer for Coastal Hospice and Lutheran Mission.\n \n She was a member of Waugh Chapel United Methodist Church where she was a member of the United Methodist Women and worked with the children and youth. Virginia was very supportive of all the ministries within the church until her health failed.\n \n Her hobbies were shopping, traveling, spending time with her family and helping others.\n \n In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two aunts, Ruth Chester and Ruby H. Gibson, two uncles, Wilbur Camper and Rev. Edward Jackson and a brother in-law, Rev. Roland W. Dennis.\n \n Her memory will be cherished by her sister, Loistine P. Dennis (Cambridge, MD); a nephew, Mark A. Dennis (Rockville, Md); cousins, Goldie Chester Terry (Steve), Alexandria, VA, Gladys Chester Friedberg (Felix), Silver Spring, MD, Floleeshur Gibson Sawyer (Roger), Halifax, NC, Andre Gibson (Loretta), Fontana, CA and Claude G. Gibson (Petra), Erlangen, Germany and a host of other relatives and friends.\n \n Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 15, 2011 12 noon at Waugh Chapel UM Church 425 High St Cambridge with a viewing one hour prior to the services. Interment in Bucktown Cemetery.