Paula P Saunders, 76, of Blacksburg, left her earthly domain and entered her heavenly home, with her family by her side, Sunday morning June 10, 2018.. Paula is preceded in death by her loving husband of 41 years, M D Saunders, son-in-law Bob Uryaniak and granddaughter Jessica McCroskey.
She leaves behind four children: Christine Uryaniak, Susan and Jimmy Davis, Robbie Saunders and Danny Saunders; nine grandchildren and their spouses: Andrew and Rebecca McPeak, Stephen and Megan Davis, Sarah Davis, Hannah and Matthew Eldridge, Grace and Timothy Hight, Johathan and Katie Davis, Daniel Davis, Parker Walters Saunders and Rachel Davis all of whom loved their grandma dearly; nine great-grandchilddren: Chelsa, Summer, and Isaac McCroskey, Ethan and Emmalyn Eldridge, Eleanor Davis, Reed and Sadie Davis and Drew McPeak; her twin sister Florence Paulo, sister Kathleen Paulo; sister-in-law Mary Saunders; five nieces and one nephew.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 11:00 am in The Gospel Light Baptist Church, Christiansburg with Pastors Jimmy Davis and Shake Smith officiating. Burial will follow in the Williams Cemetery in Craig County. The family will receive friends at the church Wednesday evening from 6 until 8 pm. In lieu of flowers it would be Paula’s wish that donations be made in her name to Christ Weslyan Church, 525 Harkrader St., Christiansburg, VA or Jimmy Davis Evangelistic Association, P O Box 25, Pilot, VA 24138. The Kendall Funeral Home in Pembroke is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.