Mottesheard, Geneva L.

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Geneva L. Mottesheard, 93, passed away at Radford Health and Rehab Center in Radford, Va., on Sunday, September 5, 2021. She was born a namesake of her mother’s two sisters on August 24, 1928.

Geneva was a member of First Christian Church now known as Unity Christian Church; graduated from Radford High School; worked at the Radford Theatre and then at Whitehead’s Pharmacy for many years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence Ray and Allie Hurst Mottesheard; a sister, Helen Augusta Mottesheard; brothers, Clifton Hurst Mottesheard and Samuel Ray Mottesheard; and a nephew, Gary Noel Mottesheard.

Survivors include her two brothers, Donald Gray and Max Garland Mottesheard; nieces, Candace Mottesheard Smith (Lenny), and Donna Jean Laux (Richard Slagter); nephews, Jerry Wayne Mottesheard, Jeffery Mottesheard (Linda), and Phillip Mottesheard (Jenny); and many other family members and special friends.

The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. on Thursday, September 9, 2021, at the Unity Christian Church in Radford. Funeral services will begin at 2 p.m. with Rev. Wendy Wilson and Dr. Rev. Gina Rhea officiating. Interment will follow in the West View Cemetery in Radford.

The Mottesheard family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory.