Sutphin, Joseph Allen
Joseph Allen Sutphin, 54, of Blacksburg, Va., died Sunday, September 14, 2008, at his home. He was born in Goochland, Va., on December 27, 1953, to the late Joseph Cleveland Sutphin and Shelby Reed Richardson. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Phillip Sutphin and Lee Sutphin.
He is survived by his wife, Juanita Ellen Sutphin, of McCoy; three daughters, Melissa, Kristen and Florajean, all of Radford; two half sisters, Flora Ratcliffe, of Riner, and Gwen Farringer, of Lynchburg; two half brothers, Fletcher Richardson, of Roanoke, and Timmy Sutphin, of Maryland; and five grandchildren.
Memorial services will be conducted 7 p.m. on Friday, September 19, 2008, in the McCoy Funeral Home Chapel with Mr. James Flaugher officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. on Friday before the service at McCoy Funeral Home, 150 Country Club Dr., Blacksburg, Va.