George Emmerson Tubbs , age 77, of Floyd, VA, lost his battle with cancer on Monday, July 27, 2020. George retired to his dream home in Floyd, VA after being a self employed painting contractor for 40 years in Miami FL. Nothing made him happier than sitting on his front porch taking in the beautiful views and entertaining friends with his gourmet cooking. Left behind to remember him is his loving wife, of 28 years, Faye Tubbs; His daughter and son-inlaw Kathleen Tubbs McKenna and David McKenna of Annapolis MD; grandson Spencer McKenna of Arlington, VA; granddaughter Megan Watson of Upper Marlboro, MD; and great grandson Jaxon McKenna of Sterling, VA; and his “daughter-in-heart” Sara Tate of Maryville, TN. Also surviving are is sister Charlotte Jerrell of Carrollton, GA; his brother John Tubbs of Edmonton, KY. No services will be held at this time, a “Celebration Of Life” will be planned for a later date.