Mary J. Queensberry

Mary Jean Queensberry, 79, of Petersburg, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013. She was born in Cave City, Ky., and was the daughter of the late Clydes Leo McConnaughhay and Madell Campbell McConnaughhay.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Lee Queensberry; and son, Joseph Leo Queensberry.

Mary was a faithful member of Pine Grove Baptist Church, collegiate and recorder for Women of the Moose, and retired after many years as a bookkeeper at Petersburg High School.

She is survived by: her two daughters, Roberta Queensberry Grant (James) and Karlene Queensberry Lynch (Michael); grandchildren, Betsy Jean Glass (Jeffrey), Derrick Lee Grant (Paula), Brandi Farley (Scott), Crystal Queensberry, Justin Mayes (Michelle), Brittany Staton, and Dale Staton; 10 great-grandchildren; three brothers, Doug, Clyde, and Donald McConnaughhay.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at the Hopewell Chapel of J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home. The funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Bermuda Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Roberta Q. Grant. Condolences may be registered at www.jtmorriss.com.

Funeral Home

J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home, Inc. - Hopewell Chapel
820 West Broadway Avenue Hopewell, VA 23860
(804) 458-8516

Published in The Progress-Index on Oct. 26, 2013