Gloria Jean Doss, 91, strong lady known for her great sense of humor

Gloria Jean Doss
Gloria Jean Doss

Gloria Jean Doss, 91, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. She was born June 1, 1927, in Danville to the late Elmer and Iris Patterson.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Wyatt Carrington Doss; and brother, Ronnie Patterson.

She was a member of Virginia Beach Free Will Baptist Church.

Left to cherish her memory are her children, Patricia Lorency, Kenneth Doss, Ronnie Doss, Debbie Adams (Sammy), Carolyn Ward (Phil), Jacqueline Anderson and Michael Doss (Cheri); and five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. She will also be missed by several cousins; many friends; and longtime friend, Jack Osment.

Jean was a strong woman with a great sense of humor. She will be sorely missed.

A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 11, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5033 Rouse Drive, Virginia Beach. A celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 12, at the funeral home. Jean will be laid to rest beside her husband in Mount View Cemetery, Danville.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Medi Hospice, 530 Independence Parkway, #200, Chesapeake, VA 23320.

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