Josephine Lester Charles

September 5, 1935 - February 21, 2021 (85 years old)

Big Rock, Virginia

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Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home

Josephine Lester Charles

September 5, 1935 - February 21, 2021 (85 years old)

Big Rock, Virginia

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It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Josephine Lester Charles of Big Rock, Virginia, who passed away on February 21, 2021, at the age of 85, leaving to mourn family and friends. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family. You may also light a candle in honor of Josephine Lester Charles or send a beautiful flower arrangement to the funeral service.

She was predeceased by : her parents, Frank Lester and Cosby Lester; her husband Paris Charles, Jr.; and her children, Shelia Charles and Cecil Wayne Charles.

She is survived by : her son Ricky Charles of Abingdon, VA; and her grandchildren, Michael Wayne Childress, Donna Gay McClanahan, Amanda Nicole Ashby, Derk Dewayne Charles, Dewey Wayne Charles, Brittany Nichole Pallonetti, Bradley Charles, Teresa Jean Perkins, Christy Renee Brewer, Heidi Zjowell Lester, Jonathan Robert Lester and Zachary Ian Lester. She is also survived by several great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.

Visitation was held on Wednesday, February 24th 2021 at 6:00 PM at the Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home Chapel (1021 Six Twentey Mile Branch Road, Grundy, VA 24614). A funeral service was held on Thursday, February 25th 2021 at 12:00 PM at the same location. In observance of COVID-19 restrictions, social distancing will be observed, and the wearing of masks is required for attendance.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
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Feb 24

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Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home Chapel
1021 Six Twentey Mile Branch Road, Grundy, VA 24614

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Feb 25

Funeral service

Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home Chapel
1021 Six Twentey Mile Branch Road, Grundy, VA 24614

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February 24, 2021

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“Josephine (Josie) has physical-deceased, her spirit will forever be around us. I am "Gail", Paris Lester daughter.”

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