Juanita Vinson, age 84, of Vinton, ’Went to be with the Lord’ on Tuesday morning October 21, 2014 at her residence. Born March 19, 1930 in Exercter, Virginia to the late Robert W. and Bessie M. Markland Wilson Sr. In addition to her parents, she was preceded by her husband Rev. Richard L. Vinson who she married on June 12, 1952 in Detroit Michigan and he preceded her on December 31, 2009, 2 sisters, Coraine Derner and Pauline Barnett, by a step brother, Enos Delph, a son in law, Ralph Polak and a daughter in law, Donna Vinson.
Juanita was a faithful Pastor’s wife and a loving and caring mother and grandmother. She was always young at heart.
She is survived by 5 Children, Rosa Lee Polak of Vinton, Debra Inez Sword of Bidwell, Richard A. Vinson Jr. of Sterling Heights, Michigan, Melody Lynn (Richard) Eblin of Vinton, and David Bryan (Kim) Vinson of Livonia, Michigan. 17 Grandchildren, 39 Great Grandchildren, and 1 Great Great Grandchild. 1 Brother, Robert W. Wilson Jr. of Morganton, North Carolina, 1 Sister, Flona (Charles) Sexton of Whitesburg, Kentucky, 1 Step Brother, Ronnie Delph of Hurricane, West Virginia, 4, ½ Sisters, Sharon Stiles, Teresa Bevins, Sondra Whitt, and Pamela Potter all of McRoberts, Kentucky.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM. Friday October 24, 2014 at the Waugh-Halley-Wood Funeral Home with Pastor Alfred Holley officiating. Burial will follow in Gravel Hill Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 5-8 PM. Pallbearers will be: Joshua Truance , Gary Truance, Jamie McGhee, Joel Browning, Richard Vanco, Josiah Johnson, Gary Wayne Truance Jr. and Noah Vanco.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making contributions in Juanita’s memory to Holzer Hospice 100 Jackson Pike Gallipolis, Ohio 45631
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