Joan Corner

Joan Rock Corner, 69, of Lewisburg, WV, passed away Monday, November 5, 2018, at LewisGale Hospital in Salem, VA.

Joan was born May 23, 1949, in Bluefield, WV, to the late Lawrence and Mary Rock.

Mrs. Corner attended the White Sulphur Springs Pentecostal Holiness Church and The Redemption Center. She held many titles, but her favorite titles were wife, mom, Momma J, and Mimi.

Joan was preceded in death in 2017 by her husband of 52 years, the Rev. Walter Irvin Corner; and her brother, Brady Byrd.

Survivors include daughter, Denise L. Honaker and husband, Michael, of Lewisburg and their children, Andrew L. Honaker and Payton G. Honaker; daughter, Carole Gore and husband, Jim, of Virginia; son, Mark W. Marrs of Lewisburg; God-daughters, Sarah Beth Marsolek and family of Virginia, Danielle M. Cadd and family of Virginia, Patricia L. Kirkwood and husband of Virginia; two heart-adopted grandchildren, Raylen Boone and Hunter Howard; brother, Clarence Earl Byrd and wife, Leta, of Virginia; niece, Nancy Cregger and family; nephews, Mark, Lee, John, Junior Cregger, and David Byrd and families. She will be missed by many friends and loved ones.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at the Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home with Pastor Gene Sizemore officiating.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the memorial service.

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Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Lewisburg is in charge of arrangements.

Obituary originally published in the October 8, 2018 edition of The West Virginia Daily News.


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