Big Stone Gap, VA - Roxie Kay Jervis passed away Saturday, February 24, 2018, at Wellmont Hospice House in Bristol, TN. She had been a hospital cafeteria cook and was a member of East Stone Gap Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Calvin and Nell Herndon and her siblings, Pauline Woosley, Shirley Day and Buddy Woosley,
Roxie is survived by her husband, Frank Jervis; her daughter, Sabrina Ward (Chris) of Big Stone Gap, VA; her son, Franky Jervis of Big Stone Gap, VA; her sisters, Betty Newsome of Goldsboro, NC, Frances Ferris (Larry) of Illinois, Sheila Robinette (Allen) of Jasper, VA and Mildred Thacker (Terry) of Kingsport, TN and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at Gilliam Funeral Home, 618 Wood Ave. W., Big Stone Gap, VA from 5:00-7:00pm. Funeral services will begin at 7:00 with Dr. Lonnie Brooks and Rev. Bobby Hamilton officiating.
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, February 28, 2018, at 11:00 am at Powell Valley Memorial Gardens, 560 Powell Valley Rd., Big Stone Gap, VA. Family and friends will meet at Gilliam Funeral Home to leave in procession at 10:30am. Paul Sowards, Chris Ward, Terry Thacker, Allen Robinette, Lawrence Jervis and Charles Jervis will serve as pallbearers.
Gilliam Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve the family of Roxie Jervis.
You may go online to view the obituary at www.gilliamfuneralhome.com.
618 Wood Ave. West
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219