Josephine (Jo) Lenora Church age 87 of Richlands, VA passed away Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at Heritage Hall in Tazewell, VA. She was born October 5, 1929 in Tazewell County, VA and was the daughter of the late Nathan Church and Eva Randy Smith Boyd. She was a member of the Macedonia Regular Primitive Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one brother, Darius Smith and one sister, Novella Boyd. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family in her generation.
She is survived by three nieces, Olia Keen and husband Emory of Red Root Ridge, VA, Pauline Smith of Richlands, VA, and Ruby Rose and husband Larry of Shorts Gap, VA; two nephews, Grady Smith of Red Root Ridge, VA, and Harold Boyd and fiancée, Nina Church of Doran, VA.
The family will receive friends after 11:00 A.M. Saturday, December 17, 2016 at Singleton Funeral Service in Cedar Bluff, Virginia. Funeral Services will be conducted at 1:00 P.M. Saturday at Singleton Funeral Service Chapel with Elders Robert Whitt, Ronnie Compton, Ronnie Beavers, and Ezra Davis officiating. Burial will follow in the Simmons Cemetery at Red Root Ridge, VA. Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by going to www.SingletonFuneralService.com. Singleton Funeral Service in Cedar Bluff, Virginia is serving the Church Family.