Iva Collene Keith Tolbert, 89 of Floyd, passed away Sunday, April 15, 2018. She was preceded in death by husband, Palmer Tolbert; parents, Kerry and Bula Keith; brother, Elmer (Delphinia) Keith; sister, Shirley (Ralph) Duncan; sons, Lester Michael Keith, Dwight Lee Hopper.
She is survived by daughters, Mary (Steve) Tolbert, Teresa (Sanford) Hatcher; of Floyd, son, Robert (Wanda) Hopper; of Suffolk, sisters, Edna Weddle, Peggy Bishop; of Floyd, brother, James (Doreda) Keith; of Christiansburg, nine grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren.
Iva graduated from Floyd High School in 1946 where she played basketball. She was a long time member of the Kemper Home Extension Club where she held a host of offices. She attended the Friday Night Jamboree at the Floyd Country Store for many years where she made many friends.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Mike Battle and Pastor Angela Tolbert Carr officiating. The interment will follow at Jacksonville cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at Maberry Funeral Home.
In Lieu of flowers please make donations to the Burks Fork Church of the Brethren building fund in c/o, Robin Vest, Treasurer, 4905 Floyd Highway North, Copper Hill, VA 24079.