Mrs. Iva Owens Blake, of Norfolk, Va., died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at the Sentara Leigh Hospital in Norfolk. She was 78.
Mrs. Blake was born Aug. 9, 1935, in Ashe County to Paul and Marie Watson Owens.
Mrs. Blake was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, George R. Blake and brother Spencer Dale Owens.
Mrs. Blake is survived by two brothers, Dwight Owens and wife Betty of West Jefferson and Larry Don Owens of Advance.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at the Badger Funeral Home Chapel by Rev. Dr. Mike Shelton. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10-11 a.m. on Tuesday prior to the service.
Words of comfort and remembrance may be viewed or sent to the family through our website at www.badgerfuneralhome.com.
Badger Funeral Home was entrusted with Mrs. Blake's arrangements.