Joyce Marie Brinklow

August 3, 1954December 7, 2011

Joyce Marie Brinklow, age 57, of Middletown passed away on Wednesday, December 07, 2011 at Blue Ridge Hospice Residence Center in Winchester surrounded by her loving family. A funeral service will be conducted on Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 10:00 am at Turner-Robertshaw Funeral Home with Reverend Timothy E. Teates officiating. Burial will follow in Panorama Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Brinklow was born on August 3, 1954 in Warren County, a daughter of the late George and Eileen Fortner Funk. She was an in home caretaker. She enjoyed reading, travel, playing bingo and playing the slots. She would take care of others before taking care of herself. She was a member of the Reliance United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband of 33 years, Douglas Brinklow; her daughters, Pam Hartley and fiancé Dale Sutler of Middletown and Tracy Brinklow of Stevens City; her step-daughter Beverly Brinklow of Winchester; her brothers, Bobby Funk and Al Funk and wife Linda; her sister, Cathy Shifflett; and her grandchildren, Brittany Hartley, Scott Hartley, Jr., Aiden Sutler, Madison VanZandt, and Doug Brinklow. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Brinklow was preceded in death by her step-son, Douglas Brinklow, Jr. The family will receive friends on Friday, December 9, 2011 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Grafton Brinklow, George Funk, Al Funk, Jr., Bud Clatterbuck, Earl Stanley, Sr. and Earl Stanley, Jr. Personal condolences may be offered to the family online at


  • Visitation Friday, December 9, 2011
  • Funeral Service Saturday, December 10, 2011

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December 12, 2011

To Joyce's family so sorry to hear about her she was a good person.I hadnt seen her in years but I remember coming to her house when I was younger and she was always good to me.Prayers going up for all of you.Take care.

Nancy Scott Brooks

December 12, 2011

You all are in our hearts and prayers. May God bless each one of you and give you peace during your time of sorrow. With all our love. From the family of the late Elizabeth L. Scott

Rachel and Craig

December 10, 2011

Thank you for always treating me like I was one of yours. You will be sorely missed. My condolences go out to Doug, Tracey, Pam, and family. Sending you guys all our prayers.

Jr Robinson

December 9, 2011

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Joyce Myers

December 8, 2011

Bobby, Cathy and family,

I am sorry to hear about Joyce. When we were younger she was one of my good friends and as the years past, we grew apart. I pray that your friends and famliy and God get each of you threw this.