Cleo Sylvia Bishop (Lucille) went to be with her Lord and Savior August 16, 2017, after a long and courageous battle with scleroderma and other health issues. She was born on May 15, 1943 in McDowell County, WV to Gleve and Ibra (Mitchell) Huff. She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother Dexter Huff and precious son CPL Steven Jesse Bishop.Lucille accepted Jesus as her personal savior at the age of 13 and served him until she went home to heaven. She spent her life being a devoted mother, grandmother, sister and pastor’s wife, working in the ministry with her husband. She loved to sing for the Lord and play guitar.
Left to cherish her memory is her beloved husband of 47 years, Clyde H. Bishop; daughters, Angela (Ralph) Poff, Stacy Bishop (Jason Slusher); son, Daniel (Jennifer) Bishop; grandchildren, Lucas Graham (Kayla Underwood), Matthew Bishop, Kaylee Bishop, Jesse Bishop, and Isaac Bishop; step-grandchildren, Jeremiah Poff (Valarie Spangler), Shawnee Poff; step great-grandchild, Valynn Poff; sister-in-law, Selma Huff, of Anawalt WV; sisters, Sadie Moore, Hillsville VA, Betty Branscome, Hillsville VA, Peggy Cox, Floyd VA, Trisha (Jimmy) Birchfield, Isaban, WV; brothers, Tommy (Kathy) Huff, Princeton WV, David (Sherry) Huff, Galax VA; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Lewis & Elizabeth Bane, Parrott VA, Pearlie Taylor, Dugspur VA, Granville and Jill Bishop, Indian Valley VA, Richard & Pat Bishop, Indian Valley VA, Gene and Diane Bishop, Indian Valley VA; host of nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Floyd Church of God with Rev. Mike Bond, Rev. James Walker and Rev. Stephen Board officiating with interment in Jacksonville Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday, August 18, 2017 at Floyd Church of God.