Wakefield Faculty/Staff Deceased: In Memoriam

Virginia Talbott Harbour
b:              d: 7/25/1992

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Virginia Harbour MRS. VIRGINIA HARBOUR, Home Economics II; Clothing V
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C. - July 29,1992

Virginia Talbott Harbour, 76, a home economics teacher in the Arlington County public schools in the mid-1960s who was active in church and cultural groups, died July 25 at Fairfax Hospital after a stroke. She lived in Annandale.

Mrs. Harbour had taught at Wakefield and Yorktown high schools.  She helped organize family life and child development education programs for the Arlington schools.

She was a member of Christ Episcopal Church in Alexandria, the National Cathedral Association, the Alexandria Choral Society, the Metropolitan Opera Guild and the Little Theatre Association of Alexandria. She had played the piano.

Mrs. Harbour was born in St. Joseph, Missouri.  She graduated from Park College in Missouri, where she majored in English and home economics.  She taught in Iowa and Nebraska before coming to the Washington area in 1956.

Survivors include her husband, Stuart Lee Harbour, whom she married in 1954 and who lives in Annandale; and a sister, Charlotte Talbott Lutz of Springfield.

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