Goldie May Viands, 99, of Rileyville, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2019.

She was born on May 26, 1919, in Luray and was a daughter of the late James Joshua Wood and Mary Kibler Wood.

Goldie had worked for the Luray Caverns Corporation as a clerk and was a member of the Rileyville Baptist Church.

On Sept. 18, 1941, she married Leonard Oswell Viands, who died on July 6, 1968.

She is survived by three sons, Robert (Anna Lou), Billy (Sarah) and Gary (Ruth) Viands, all of Rileyville; one granddaughter, Melissa Painter (Jimmy) of Stanley; three grandsons, William Viands (April), Lee Viands (Erin), and Brandon Smoot, all of Rileyville; one great-granddaughter, Ashley Conner (Kevin) of Stanley; five step great-grandchildren, Andrew, Amber, Jacob, Kaleb and Jordan; and one step great-great-grandson, Hayden. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Verlin Wood and Freida Wood Frye.

A funeral service was conducted at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 29, at the Rileyville Baptist Church by the Rev. Dan Ellis. Burial was in the Beahm’s Chapel Cemetery in Luray.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Ri leyville Baptist Church. (Paid Obituary)

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