Michael HowlettStaff Writer
September 24, 2012
Emma Jean Funk, age 72 of Woodlawn, passed away Monday, September 24, 2012 at her home. Mrs. Funk was born in Montgomery County, Virginia on August 24, 1940 to Frank James and Mattie Bradford Yopp. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Lonnie Otis Funk, Jr.. She is survived by her sisters and brother-in-law Caroline and Dempsey Patton of Galax, Virginia; Mary Dettweiler of Roanoke, Virginia; brothers and sister-in-law Roy and Lila Yopp of Elliston, Virginia; Barry Yopp of Salem, Virginia; Curtis Yopp of Roanoke, Virginia; sister-in-law Betty H. Yopp of Draper, Virginia; several nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 11:00 AM in the Monta Vista Cemetery. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. Friends may call tonight (Monday) at Emma’s home.