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Joyce Lee Langford Snead

November 11, 1933 - February 10, 2022

Joyce Lee Langford Snead, 88, of Forest, VA, died Thursday, February 10, 2022.  She was the wife of the late Robert Walsa Snead for 32 years.

Joyce was born November 11, 1933, in Lynchburg, VA, a daughter of the late Onan Lee Langford and Martha Jane Dudley Langford Fore. She was retired from Verizon where she was an account executive for many years.  She was a member of Timberlake Christian Church, the American Business Association and was former President of the Auxiliary at Lynchburg General Hospital.

She leaves to cherish her memory her children, David M. Hodges, Sr. and his wife, Valerie of Brandon, FL, Kim H. Brooks and her husband, Danny of Rustburg, Lisa H. Moser and her husband, Kevin of Lynchburg; grandchildren, Erin Pillow (Jeremy), Jason Payne (Samantha), Josh Brooks (Rachel), Libby Brooks, Sean Brooks, Maegan Hodges, David Hodges, Jr., Lucas Moser (Jessica), Lauren Guthrie (Nathan), and Jacob Moser (Jessie); and her great-grandchildren, Addison, Josiah, Lacey, Daniel, Ford, and Briley.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Michelle “Micki” Murray and a very special stepfather, Henry M. Fore.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00 PM on Monday, February 14, 2022, at Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory.  A celebration of Joyce’s life will follow at 2:00 PM in the chapel of Tharp Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Fort Hill Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Timberlake Christian Church, 20261 Lynchburg Highway, Lynchburg, VA, 24502.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.  

The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00 PM on Monday, February 14, 2022, at Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory.  A celebration of Joyce's life will follow at 2:00 PM in the chapel of Tharp Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Fort Hill Memorial Park.

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The Lynchburg Alumni Association expresses our sincere condolences to the family.

Posted by Lynchburg Alumni Association on February 21, 2022

Joyce was such a special person in my life all of growing up. She gave a lot of support and love and I appreciated her friendship so much. Praying for all the family that you feel the Lord's love, comfort and peace that only He can give. Susan Carpenter Hamner

Posted by Susan Hamner on February 14, 2022

Joyce was a very nice lady my thoughts and prayers for the family

Posted by David Moses on February 13, 2022

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