Services for Iva Lou Pope were held Sunday, April 21, 2013, at 2 p.m. from Old Mars Hill Church.

The Rev. Lanoy Burks and the Rev. Ronald Jenkins officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Culpepper Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Pope, 83, died Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Saint Dominic Hospital.

Survivors include sons, Randale Pope and Terry Pope; daughters, Retha Bushby, Pam Ladd

and Linda Shelley; sister Zeddie Prinz; 18 grandchildren; and 21 great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Bennie Taylor Ganey and Thema Lillian Owen Ganey; husband, Leo Pope; sons, Timothy Pope and Allen Pope; infant daughter, Greta Pope; three grandsons; one granddaughter; one great-grandson; and one great-granddaughter.

Pallbearers were Glennis Nowell, Mark Ballard, Scott Pope, Josh Pope, Jason Bushby, Erik Soward, Taylor Nowell and Parker Morgan.

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