She was born a namesake of her mother’s two sisters on Aug. 24, 1928.
Geneva was a member of First Christian Church, now known as Unity Christian Church. She graduated from Radford High School, then worked at the Radford Theatre and Whitehead’s Pharmacy for many years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence Ray and Allie Hurst Mottesheard; a sister, Helen Augusta Mottesheard; brothers Clifton Hurst Mottesheard and Samuel Ray Mottesheard; and a nephew, Gary Noel Mottesheard.
Survivors include her two brothers, Donald Gray and Max Garland Mottesheard; nieces Candace Mottesheard Smith (Lenny) and Donna Jean Laux (Richard Slagter); nephews Jerry Wayne Mottesheard, Jeffery Mottesheard (Linda), and Phillip Mottesheard (Jenny); and many other family members and special friends.
The family received friends on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021, at the Unity Christian Church in Radford. Funeral services followed with the Rev. Wendy Wilson and Dr. Rev. Gina Rhea officiating. Interment followed in the West View Cemetery in Radford.
The Mottesheard family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory. www.mullinsfuneralhome.com.