Virginia Joyce Rose, 82, of Buckeye, WV passed away on Wednesday, September 7, 2022, at Stonerise Lewisburg. Born on March 17, 1940, in Buckeye, she was the daughter of the late Maude M. (Jackson) Underwood.
Joyce was a graduate of Marlington High School, Class of 1957. She held several jobs over the years and a few career highlights include her working at Dr. Hite's office, Hanover Shoe and most recently at Foodland. Joyce was a nature lover. She enjoyed feeding and caring for her animals, tending flowers and mowing her lawn. She proudly cheered for the West Virginia Mountaineers whenever they played football or basketball on television. She was an avid reader.
Joyce is survived by three sons, Donald L. Rose, Jr. and wife BJ of Sandstone, WV, Ronald L. Rose of Buckeye, WV, John A. Rose and wife Mary Ann of Oakland; grandchildren, Tiffani Jackson and fiance Steven Rodoussakis, Aaron Jackson, Lillia Rose and Brooke Rose; great grandchildren, Zander Rodoussakis, Sienna Rodoussakis and Zayden Rodoussakis; a niece, Gloria Foster; a daughter-in-law, Jane Jackson; step grandchildren, Grace Cales and Colton Jones; and numerous extended family members.
In addition to her mother, Joyce was preceded in death by her husband, Donald L. "Pete" Rose, Sr., in November 2007, a son, Jeffrey C. Jackson and a brother, Albert Jackson.
At Joyce's request, she will be cremated. Family and friends are invited to join in a celebration of Joyce's life on Saturday, November 5, 2022 from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM at the Pocahontas County Opera House, 818 Third Avenue, Marlinton, WV 24954.
The C & S Fredlock Funeral Home, P.A. is honored to be serving the Rose family at this time.