Patsy Louise Woodward

March 13, 2018

Big Stone Gap, VA – Patsy Louise Woodward, 78, passed away on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at Norton Community Hospital. She had worked as a nurse and was a member of Faith Hope United Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmy Woodward; her son, Mark Timothy Meade; her parents, Charles and Annie Grimes, Sr.; her brothers, Jack Grimes, Johnny Grimes, Bill Grimes, Steve Grimes, Charles Grimes, Jr. and her sisters, Peggy Craft, Bobbie Jean Parsons and Betty Robinson.
Patsy is survived by her sons, Michael Meade (Lynne) of Big Stone Gap, VA, Martin D. Meade (Annie) of Huntsville, AL and Matthew D. Meade (Darlene) of Big Stone Gap, VA; her brothers, Frank Grimes of Kingsport, TN, Rickie Grimes of Appalachia, VA, Randy Grimes of Dayton, OH; her sisters, Nancy Woodward of Big Stone Gap, VA and Doris Calton of Kingsport, TN; her grandchildren, Michael Meade, Dustin Meade, Dylan Meade, Mark Meade and Marty Meade and her great-grandchildren, Stephen Meade, Jacob Meade, Michael Wayne Meade, Katlyn Meade, Kyler Meade, and Beckham Meade.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, March 15, 2018, from 6:00-9:00 pm at Gilliam Funeral Home, 618 Wood Ave. W., Big Stone Gap, VA.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 16, 2018, at 1:00 pm at Gilliam Funeral Home with Pastor Josh Grimes officiating. Graveside services will follow at Meade Cemetery, 605 Strawberry Road, Big Stone Gap, VA. Family members and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Gilliam Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve the family of Patsy Woodward.
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618 Wood Ave. West
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219

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