Eris “Berneice” Poe, age 85, of Bristol, Va., passed away on Tuesday, October 12, 2021. She was born January 9, 1936 in Washington County, Va., a daughter of the late Artist and Garnie Sproles Wilson. Berneice was a lifelong resident of Washington County, Virgina and was of the Baptist faith. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Thomas Poe.

Survivors include her children, Myron Poe and wife June, Carl Poe and wife Tammy, Raymond Poe, Louise Switzer and husband Earl, and Phyllis Denton and husband Paul; grandchildren, Angela, Patrick, Candy, Billy Ray, Hayden, Ashleigh, Bre, Lindsey, Thomas, Paul Jr., Cameron and Jeremiah; several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 16, 2021 at Forest Hills Memory Gardens with Rev. Roger Ball officiating.

Arrangements have been made with Weaver Funeral Home and Cremation Services.