JONESVILLE, Va. Jeraldine Mosey Roop passed away on August 10, 2019, at Asbury Place in Kingsport, Tennessee. She was born, raised and lived in Lee County, Virginia. Jeraldine was the third of six children born to the late Charles T. and Bess Middleton. She enjoyed working for 35 years in the Lee County school system as a secretary/bookkeeper at Jonesville and Lee High Schools. Jeraldine loved people and made friends wherever she went. She especially loved her church family and golfing friends at Cedar Hill Country Club. Jeraldine was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Harold Russell Roop. She is survived by her two sons, Charles H. Roop and wife, Brenda, of Bristol, Virginia, and Edwin R. Roop and wife, Karen, of Big Stone Gap, Virginia; three grandchildren, Aaron Roop and wife, Ashley, Sara Tassone and husband, Mark, and Robert Keith Roop; and great-grandchildren, Adeline Roop and anxiously awaiting Roman Tassone. Jeraldine is also survived by four sisters, Fay Morley, Charlie Upchurch, Frances Long, and Lydia (Jim) Taft; brother, Charles (Glennis) Middleton; companion, Sam Alloway; and special friends, Susie Vandergriff and Barbara Hines. Special thanks go out to her caregivers at Asbury Place. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. on Thursday, August 15, 2019, followed by a celebration of life at Jonesville United Methodist Church with the Rev. Layne Pennington officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Jonesville United Methodist Church Food Pantry. Online condolences may be sent or viewed by visiting our website, Robinette Funeral Home of Jonesville is serving the Roop family.

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