Mrs. Mary Dalphine Goode Willis, age 78, of Roanoke, Virginia passed away at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital on June 12, 2017. She was born in Danville, Virginia on February 18, 1939 to the late Dave Goode and Ocie Harris Goode. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death a brother, Johnnie Goode and a sister, Alvina Hylton. Mrs. Willis was a longtime member of Jack’s Creek Primitive Baptist Church.
Mrs. Willis is survived by her loving husband of 45 years, John “J.V.” Willis of the home; sister, Maxine Dillon and husband, Percy of Woolwine; several nieces and nephews; numerous grand nieces and nephews; a sister-in-law, Annie Goode of Woolwine; and a brother-in-law, Frank Hylton of Woolwine.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, June 16, 2017 at 2:00 pm in Jack’s Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery with Elder David Komoda officiating. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be made to Jack’s Creek Primitive Baptist Church, c/o Linda Midkiff 393 Apple Tree Drive, Stuart, VA 24171, or to Smith River Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 122, Woolwine, VA 24185. Moody Funeral Home in Stuart has been entrusted with the services. Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.moodyfuneralservices.com.
Jack's Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Friday June 16th, 2017
1271 Jacks Creek Road
Stuart, VA 24185
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Mary was a devoted and caring wife and a beautiful neighbor who always had time to share support and concern for others. Mary took good care of her garden and quietly shared her faith in presence and deed. We miss her greetings and pray God's blessings on JV and his memories of a loving wife.
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Dalphine was such a sweet and humble person. My prayers are with the family at this time of loss.
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