Mary Lee Weddle

February 27, 1942 - November 20, 2015

Mary Lee Reed Weddle, age 73, of Floyd, went to meet her Savior on Thursday, November 20, 2015. Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Noah Lawrence Reed and Elsie Davis Reed, and by her five sisters: Velma Reed Carroll, Daisy Wyvetta Reed Shortt, Ruby Reed Lee, Imogene Reed Brizendine, and Murlene Reed Bryant. She was also preceded in death by one grandchild, Joshua Eric Conner. Mary is survived by a loving and devoted husband, Ray Weddle of Floyd, and by 4 children: Jackie Weddle (Neal) Epperly of Christiansburg, Johnny Weddle and friend, Linda of Union Hall, Joanne Weddle (Ricky) Palmer of Floyd, Diane Weddle (Jay) Conner of Floyd. One brother, Norvell (Frances) Reed of Roanoke. Nine Grandchildren: Brian (Lisa) Perkins, Chris (Jenny) Weddle, Bradley Perkins, Ryan (Ashley) Weddle, Raymond (Loretta) Weddle, Jacob Conner, Julianne (David) Belcher, Chase (Kacie) Weddle, Courtney Weddle, and Harmony Epperly. Nine Great Grandchildren-Nathaniel Perkins, Derek Perkins, Zachary Weddle, Haley Harman, Hunter Harman, Taylor Weddle, Teagan Weddle, Hunter Hackney, Landon Hackney, Skylar Hackney, Luke Maverick Belcher. She also loved her many nieces and nephews, as well as numerous friends. Mary enjoyed the family farm as well as her greenhouse and flowers. She also loved her Yorkie dogs, Bozo and Peeper. Mary was a member of Floyd Baptist Church and was well known in her local community by her friendly smile and joking demeanor. She will be missed by many. Visitation will be held at 1 pm on Monday, November 23, 2015 at Gardner Funeral Home in Floyd. The funeral service will follow visitation at 2PM. Graveside service will be held at Weddle Cemetery on Rt 221 in Floyd. Services will be officiated by Pastor Joe Womack and Pastor Jeff Hudgins of Floyd Baptist Church. Online Condolences may be made at The family is being served by Gardner Funeral Home.

Guest book

Kelvin, Teresa and Stern Keith

Floyd, Va
November 21, 2015

Dearest Mouse and family, Your Mom was truly a very special lady. She made us all smile and laugh so much. She was a joyous lady. Stern enjoyed seeing her at Slaughters, she always brightened his day. Please know we are praying for strength and comfort in the days ahead. It will only be a short while and we all will be together again in that wonderful place where everyone is healthy and whole. Most of all worshipping our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. We send much love to you all. Kelvin, Teresa and Stern Keith

Lucy Dale & Jeff Luongo

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
November 21, 2015

It's difficult to lose those we love. Mary's presence will be missed by her family and friends, but her memory will bring comfort. We send our deepest condolences and prayers for strength and comfort.

Carolyn Brizendine Duncan

New Castle,VA
November 21, 2015

Deepest Sympathy to Ray, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Mary always had a smile and a place at her table for you. I will never forget the visits in her home with her family. Cherished memories of a wonderful Aunt.

Brenna Via

check, va
November 21, 2015

I am so sorry for your loss. Mary was one of the sweetest people i have ever met. She always knew how to brighten your day and make you smile. She will be greatly missed. My heart felt condolences go out to all of the family. I will be praying for all of you, and may god be with you through this difficult time.

Susan Sangler (Tootie)

November 22, 2015

So sorry to hear this. Mary and "little" Ray was a big part of our lives growing up. She treated my brothers and me just like we were her own. Love them both and will miss her. My heartfelt condolences to her family.


November 22, 2015


Susan Weddle

Jacksonville, FL
November 22, 2015

Sad to hear you passed... you will be missed. The family is in my thoughts & prayers 💜 RIP Mary

Dot Bolt

Willis Va.
November 22, 2015

So sorry for your loss Mary was a very dear friend to me an so many people Will miss her so. Prayers for this family.

Jeanette Agnew

November 22, 2015

Am so sorry for each of you. Am at the same time greatful, if there was no hope of Mary ever being able to be herself, and just be alive, God did what she would have wanted.Thank God, we do know where she is. Am also sorry that I will not beable to come for either the visitation or service, as I havean appointment in Roanoke at 1;00.You will all be in my thoughts and prayers.Sorry I missed you all yesterday,and glad Bob took care of it for me.Love to you all.

Lisa Carter

November 22, 2015

Mary was a wonderful lady and I always enjoyed talking to her. I know her memory will be carried on by all of her family members and many, many friends. Prayers for Pops and all of your family.

Cecil & Elaine Handy

Riner, VA
November 22, 2015

Our deepest sympathy. Mary will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

Stephanie Slocum

Blacksburg, VA
November 23, 2015

Sending prayers and love to you all during this time of grief. Mary was a remarkable woman and a joy to those who knew her. She will be missed!

Christine Miles

Colorado Springs, CO
November 23, 2015

Aunt Jo - I just want you to know I am thinking of you and Ricky and your family! I have the fondest, sweetest memories of your mom. I pray for peace and comfort for you all during this time. LOVE - Christine

Wesley Thompson ( Casino ) & Lisa Edwartds

Willis, Va
November 23, 2015

So sorry for your loss Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you

Gwen and Brent Hendrick and Family

Floyd, Va
November 30, 2015

Mary was a very sweet and loving person. She and Ray came to see Dad many times during his long illness, which was much appreciated. May God Bless each of you during this difficult time. Our love to each of you, and my special love to Jackie who has been a dear, sweet friend for many years. Much Sympathy, Gwen and Brent Hendrick and Family