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Reba Iona McGlothlin, age 93, of Richlands, VA, heard the Lord say, "My child, well done, it's time to come home" on Monday, July 10, 2017.
She was born in Jewell Ridge, VA, to the late Perry and Willie Osborne White. Reba graduated from Richlands High School and dedicated her life to raising her family. She was a mighty woman of God, who helped found the Apostolic Church of Jesus Christ in Richlands, VA, and was a member of the Fountain of Joy Church, Pounding Mill, for many years. She devotedly spent her life ministering to others, teaching God's word, serving God and singing His praises. Reba worked for many years as a cashier at the Jewell Ridge Company Store and was a lifelong resident of the area.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carl McGlothlin; brother, Jack White; sisters, Beatrice White and Jean White.
She is survived by: Daughters: Carla Jean Morrell and husband, Rick of Bristol, TN, Lynn McGlothlin Kinder and husband, Robert of Bluefield, VA. Son: Aaron Lee McGlothlin of Abingdon, VA. Sister, Ginger Mustard of Tazewell, VA. Brother, Douglas White of Wabash, IN. Grandchildren: Ronald Lee Woody and wife, Lisa of San Diego, CA, Krysta Denise Kinder of San Diego, CA. Special Caregivers: Shirley Ferrell, Mary Witt, Janie Cooper, Aleita Helton, Employees of Clinch Valley Medical Center and Preferred Home Health Nurses. A host of family and friends also survive.
The family will receive friends from 6-9 pm, Thursday evening, at the Hurst-Scott Funeral Home in Richlands, VA.
The funeral will be conducted at 11 am on Friday, July 14, 2017 at the Apostolic Church of Jesus Christ in Richlands, VA. Friends are welcome to visit at the church one hour prior to the service. Dr. Tom and Rev. Judy McKnight and Pastor Frank Lester will be officiating. Interment will follow at Greenhills Memory Gardens in Claypool Hill, VA. Relatives and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Hurst-Scott Funeral Home in Richlands, Virginia is in charge of arrangements and those wishing to express sympathy online may do so at
Published on July 12, 2017
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