Mary Alice "Patsy" Yonce, 85, of Comers Rock, the Bethel community died Jan. 29, 2013, at Twin County Regional Hospital, Galax.
She was born Feb. 18, 1927, at Comers Rock to the late Robert Lester Yonce and Nonnie Poole Yonce.
Survivors include three brothers and spouses, Dale and Evelyn Yonce and Roger and Juanita Yonce of Elk Creek, and Rex Yonce of Wytheville; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral was held on Thursday in Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed in Shuler Cemetery, Comers Rock. The Rev. Bobby Lorton, Harold Wingate and Stephen Cornett officiated.
Memorial contributions can be made to Elk Creek Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 130, Elk Creek, Va. 24326 or Elk Creek Volunteer Fire Dept., P. O. Box 36, Elk Creek, Va. 24326.
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Published in Galax Gazette from Feb. 1 to Feb. 3, 2013